Mathewson Exhibition Center

Missouri State Fair Queen Pageant

Wednesday, Aug 9 - Thursday, Aug 10
New Dates!

Wednesday, Aug 9
1 pm Interviews - Location to be announced (closed to the public)

Thursday, Aug 10
12:30 pm Speech and Talent Competition, Mathewson Exhibition Center
6 pm Evening Gown Competition, Mathewson Exhibition Center
2017 Queen Coronation immediately following

26th Annual MRCA Exceptional Rodeo

Thursday, Aug 10
Registration 9:30 am
Rodeo 10 am - Noon

Blacksmith Association of Missouri

Thursday, Aug 10 - Sunday, Aug 20

Cowboy Mounted Shooting

Friday, Aug 11
New All Day Event!

9 am Preliminary Round starts (should run until approx. 4 pm)
6:30 pm Championship Round featuring the Top 40

Show-Me State Throwdown Barbecue Contest

Friday, Aug 11
Sponsored by Central Bank

Northeast lot (Lot D) of the Mathewson Exhibition Center

Check-in 7:30 am
Cooks Meeting 9 am
Judging -
Brats 11 am
Burgers 11:30 am
Wings 12 pm (noon)
Awards 1:30 pm

Old & Wow Tractor & Equipment Show

Tuesday, Aug 15 - Wednesday, Aug 16
Sponsored by Crown Power & Equipment

Northeast lot (Lot D) of the Mathewson Exhibition Center

Tuesday, Aug 15 starting at 9 am
Parade of Power 1:30 pm
Tractor Operator Competitions 3 pm

Wednesday, Aug 16 starting at 9 am
Tractor Parade 2 pm