Wed, 2013-01-23 00:00 - Sun, 2013-01-27 00:00
The Montana Winter Fair, with roots of origin going back to 1946, is a celebration of agriculture and livestock and our “western way of life” here in The Big Sky and surrounding states.
The Montana Winter Fair, was hosted every January in Bozeman from 1947 through 2002, then the fair moved to Lewistown, the geographic center of the state. The Montana Winter Fair continues to grow each year with participants, young and old, from Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, South Dakota and North Dakota.
The dates of the 66th Montana Winter Fair here in Lewistown, are Sunday, January 20th, and Wednesday, January 23 through Sunday, January 27th.
Twenty Montana Winter Fair events will be hosted at multiple venues throughout Lewistown, including the Fergus Fair Grounds Sale Ring and Pavilion, The Lewistown Art Center, The Eagles, The Yogo Inn, The Fergus Center for the Performing Arts, Brooks Market and the Book Station at the Lewistown Public Library. A quick trip to: www.montanawinterfair.com can provide detailed schedules and registration forms for all the events.
Everyone is invited to participate in the many varied activities of this year’s Montana Winter Fair: Youth Feeder Steer/All Breeds Heifer Show, Quilt Show, Photography Contest, Farm Forum Presentations, Fibre Arts Show, Trade Show/Stop & Shop Vendors, Pen Show, Boys & Girls Club Pinewood Derby, Home Brew Contest & Tasting, The Soul Lads’ Concert (Classic Rock ‘n Roll, Motown-style), Dutch Oven Cooking Contest & Tasting, Lewistown Bow Hunters Fun Shoot, State Fiddle Contest, Chili Cook-off & Serving, Cupcake Combat Competition & Auction, Cinnamon Roll Contest and Sale, Stock Dog Trials, Judith Basin Back Country Horsemen Stick Horse Rodeo, Snow Mobile Races, Lewistown Carnegie Library Winter Fair Book Sale and Team Sorting Competition. Registration forms, guidelines, time tables and other pertinent information can be found at MontanaWinterFair.com.
Montana Winter Fair is a non-profit venture, organized and
produced by hundreds of enthusiastic volunteers throughout our Central Montana community under the aegis of the Lewistown Downtown Association.