153rd Annual

     152nd Annual
Seward County Fair

    August 4-7, 2022




Chris Lane Concert


Figure 8 Race



                            FAIR CONCERT
Chris Lane, Tyler Rich, & South of Center
are coming to the Seward County Fair on
Friday, August 5, 2022

Lane is headlining his FILL THEM BOOTS TOUR nationwide now after sharing the bill with A-list acts like Florida Georgia Line, Kane Brown, Brad Paisley, and Dan + Shay.


Kevin & Heidi Cheng

This talented couple will be performing at the Seward County Fair on Thursday, August 4 at 7:00pm, during the Wine & Cheese Tasting Event in Harvest Hall.
Their piano and violin repertoire ranges from sacred (traditional/contemporary), blue grass, western, ragtime, patriotic, romantic, popular, to classical music.
Their beautiful music will be a great addition to one of our most popular events. You won’t want to miss it!


Kids’ Activities at the Seward County Fair

2022 Fair Events Schedule

Monday, August 1
730am – 4-H Horse Show, Day 1

Tuesday, August 2
730am – 4-H Horse Show, Day 2

Wednesday, August 3
9:00am – 4-H Dog Show; Reunion Center
4:00-8:00pm – Enter Lego Entries; Ag Pavilion Upstairs
10:00am – Meyer Automotive Team Penning; Arena

Thursday, August 4
8:00am – 4-H & FFA Rabbit Show; Small Animal Barn
3:00pm – 4-H & FFA Meat Goat Show; Livestock Center
5:00pm – Exhibit Buildings Open
6:00pm – Baby Olympics; Ag Pavilion (registration begins at 5:00pm)
5:00-9:00pm – Wine & Cheese; Harvest Hall
5:00-10:00pm – Lonnie Pietz Polka Band; Beer Garden
5:30-7:30pm – Seward Co. Fair Corn Plot Party; Corn Plot
6:00pm – Muttin’ Bustin’; Arena
6:00pm – 4-H & FFA Sheep Show; Livestock Center
6:00-8:00pm – County Fair Corn Plot Activities
6:00pm – Beer Garden opens with live music by Lonnie Pietz Polka Band
7:00pm – Opening Ceremony & Awards Presentation; Harvest Hall
7:00pm – Music by Kevin & Heidi Cheng; Harvest Hall
7:30pm – “Giddy Up” Pony Races; Ag Pavilion (registration begins at 6:30pm)

Friday, August 5
8:00am – 4-H & FFA Poultry Show; Small Animal Barn
9:30am – 4-H & FFA Dairy Show; Livestock Center
11:00am – Exhibit Buildings Open
11:00-4:00pm – Handweavers Guild of Lincoln Weaving & Spinning Demonstration; Ag Pavilion
1:00pm – Kids Story Hour; Ag Pavlion
2:00pm – Face Painting
2:00-4:00pm – Tractor Rides
4:00pm – 4-H & FFA Beef Production Show; Livestock Center
4:30pm – 4-H & FFA Beef Show; Livestock Center
4:30-7:00pm – 4-H Foundation Hamburger Feed; east of 4-H Center
5:00-7:00pm – Scott Wolverton; Beer Garden (and after concert)
6:00pm – Chris Lane Concert with Tyler Rich & South of Center
6:30pm – Doubles Horseshoe Tournament; Horseshoe PIts

Saturday, August 6
9:30am – Kid’s Fishing Contest; Pond
11:00am – Exhibit Buildings Open
11-12:30pm – Seward County Ukaladies; Ag Pavilion
1:00-10:00pm – Axe Throwing, South of Arena
1-4:00pm – Ace Hardware Kids Event; Ag Pavilion
2:00pm – 4-H Cat Show; Harvest Hall
3:00pm – 4-H Small Animal Show; Harvest Hall
4:00-6:00pm – Accordion Jamboree; Ag Pavilion
4:00pm – Overall Showmanship Contest; Livestock Center
5:00pm – finished – Corn Hole Tournament; Reunion Center
5:00pm – Shelley’s School of Dance Performance; Harvest Hall
6:00pm – Demo Derby; Grandstands
6:00-closing – “Boondox”; Beer Garden
7:00pm – String Beans; Harvest Hall
7:00pm – Dennis the Harmonica Player; Ag Pavilion

Sunday, August 7
11:00am – Exhibit Buildings Open
11:00am – 4-H Clover Kid Pet Show; Ag Pavilion
12:00pm – Livestock Subsidy Auction; Livestock Center
1:00pm – Pedal Tractor Pull; Harvest Hall
1:00pm – Wiener Dog Races; Reunion Center
1:30pm – 4-H Awards Presentation; Ag Pavilion
3:00pm – Exhibit Buildings Close
4:00pm – Open Class exhibit release
6:00pm – Figure 8 Race; Grandstands




2022 Seward County Fair Book

is now online and printed copies are available at area banks.

2022 Open Class Fair Book

Coloring Exhibit

Children, ages 1-12 years of age, are invited to participate in our Coloring Exhibit. Download your pages here or pick up copies at a local child care center or the Extension Office. All coloring pages will be on exhibit at the 4-H Center during the fair. All participants will received a ribbon. Finished pictures need to returned to Jones Bank or the Seward County Extension Office by Wednesday, July 27.

Demo Derby and Figure 8 Race

Tickets Available at the Ticket Office Under the Grandstands Day of Event!
NO online Ticket Sales
General Admission – $10
Children (6-12) $7
Kids 5 & Under – FREE!
Pit Passes – $20

2022 Rules

Adobe PDF 2022 Compact Rules

In the Beer Garden!