Battle of the Bands

Battle of the Bands

Wednesday July 20, 2016 7:00 pm

Looking for Local bands to compete in a Battle of the Bands at the Rice County Fair. You will be competing in the Grandstand on Wednesday night, make sure to tell all your friends. We will have the rules and more information to come so please keep checking back on the website or the Rice County Fair Facebook page.

Rice County Fair Queen Royalty

2015 Rice County Fair Royalty: ( left to right) Jane Ludwig 2nd attendant, Queen Breannca Bussert, 1st attendant Hannah Thompson

The Children's Barnyard was renamed the Dianne Hohrman Childrens Barnyard. Dianne served as an adult leader with the Big Giants 4-H club for 33 years. She was also a long time board member for 12 years. The naming of the Barnyard is a way for Dianne to always be with us.


  • Tim Hoover, President
  • Kathy Cap, Vice President
  • Sandy Flom, Treasurer
  • Marcia Simon, Secretary
  • John Dvorak, Fair Management / Secretary


  • International Association of Fairs and Expositions
  • Faribault Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Minnesota Federation of County Fairs
  • Minnesota State Agricultural Society


Thank you

The Rice County Fair board would like to thank all those that volunteered, exhibited, preformed, had booths and to all of you that came to the fair. It was a great week and we hope to see you next year.