Adult Contests

Adult Contest, Limbo

Date and Time

Friday, August 12 - Saturday, August 20 | 6:00 pm

Friday, Aug 12: Animal Calling

We are hunting the best animal caller at the Missouri State Fair. Contestants will choose between the five categories: cow mooing, chicken clucking, pig snorting, duck quacking, and sheep calling. There are no calls allowed, must be all unaided auditory. The audience will choose a winner from each category. The category winners will then compete for Grand Champion caller.

Saturday, Aug 13: Pepsi Pong

Come play pong with us, Pepsi Pong! Contests need to be skilled at tossing 2 ping pong balls into 6 cups of Pepsi across a five foot table. The end result of the game to clear all 6 cups off the table.

Sunday, Aug 14: Military Makeover

In honor of our veterans and active duty military members, the Missouri State fair will be hosting a makeover! All are welcome to participate, just bring your partner for a chance to have your very own military makeover! How it works: Register in pairs, one partner will be in the chair and the other with be the blindfolded artist applying the makeup. The partner applying the makeup will have 10 minutes to complete our total face! In the end the crowd will choose which pair did the better job!

Monday, Aug 15: Limbo

One by one, each of you will stay on your feet and go underneath the bar without touching it. After everyone has gone under, we will lower the bar one notch. The last person to make it under without touching is the winner.

Tuesday, Aug 16: Farmer Relay

The ultimate farming test. The farmer will start by rolling a tire to this cone. The farmer will drop the tire, and “get on” the stick horse. They will then barrel race around the three cones to the chicken coop. Just like in barrel racing, if you knock over “the barrel” 10 seconds will be added to your final time. Carry the “egg” on the spoon from the coop to the finish line. If you drop the egg, you go back. Fastest farmer wins.

Wednesday, Aug 17: Longest Beard Contest

In honor of facial hair, the Missouri State Fair is searching for the longest beard! Come one come all, get your facial hair measured and let’s see who has the longest beard! Measuring begins at 6:00 in the TSE stage so stick around to get your beard measured to win 2 tickets to see ZZ Top with Goodbye June at 7:30!

Thursday, Aug 18: Finish the Lyric

This game is inspired by our Grandstand concert line up. We will be playing many genres. When the music stops, you are to finish the lyrics. No need to worry if you can carry a tune, that’s Homegrown Singers. However if you can’t finish the lyrics, you have a choice of tortilla face slap or spritz of water in your face.

Friday, Aug 19: Electric Line Dances

It’s Electric…. Missouri Electric Coop Day at the Missouri State Fair. We are going to play a variety of line dances. If you don’t know the dance, you’re out. The best grooviest dancer who knows the moves, will win KC and the Sunshine Band tickets! So get ready to do the slide, the shuffle, the pokey, the nae nae, and tons more!!

Saturday, Aug 20: Cornhole

Playing in doubles. Two pairs per one board. Traditional bags/corn hole rules and scoring. Two players at one board will alternate throwing all four of their bags. The footboard players will take score. We will be playing with cancellation scoring. Bag In-The-Count bag which comes to rest anywhere on top of the board. Each is worth one (1) point. Bag In-The-Hole which is thrown through the hole or knocked through the hole by another bag. Each is worth three (3) points. First team to 10 wins. Bracket scoring for everyone involved.

The MSF Truck & Farm Tractor Pull event has been canceled. View refund information and details.