Have you thought about being the next Rice County Fair Queen? Check out the Rice County Fair Royalty Facebook page to see what they have been doing throughout the year. Maybe you will want to run for the Rice County Fair Queen.

The Rice County Fair Queen (middle) is Courtney Albers, 1st attendant(2nd from right) Tara VanThomme, 2nd attendant (left) is Michelle Hohrman and Emily Reuvers ( far right Miss Congeniality.


  • Kathleen Cap, President
  • Dave Miller, Vice President
  • Tara Langevin, 2nd 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


The Rice County Fairgrounds are now smoke free except in the designated areas. The exhibit buildings, barns and children's ride areas were always smoke free we are just extending. Please reference page 6 of the Premium book by clicking on the link below. Please use these areas as we want to keep the grounds cleaner and safer for all. This does includes regular cigarettes and e-cigs.