The 2024 Judith Basin County Fair is August 5 - 10, 2024!

2024 JB Co. Fair Book (pdf)

Fair Entry website instructions (pdf)


  • FAIR VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED! We will have a sign up at set up on Monday night for needs during fair week.  Or contact our office!
  • The Ranch Horse Show has been moved to the Fairgrounds Arena on Monday.  Start time is still 8am.
  • Fairgrounds Clean Up August 3rd at 6:00pm. 
  • Fair Week Clean Up Schedule:  Utica - Mon / Tues, Stanford - Thurs / Friday, Geyser - Saturday.  Please empty overflowing garbage cans, restock bathrooms and general trash pickup around bleachers and show ring. 
  • Friday Night Event will be Olympic Games - bring your team of 4 to the show ring at 6 pm on Friday Night. We've got great prizes for the top 3 teams!
  • Sale Buyers will be visiting the livestock barns on Saturday before the Sale.  Buyers like to see you and learn about your project.  We will also be serving root beer floats as the buyers check in.  This is a great time for you to talk to them as well.  Don't forget to write letters to potential buyers and personally invite them to the sale.  
  • Monday Night BBQ immediately following set up.  Geyser - desserts, Stanford - chips, Utica - salads. 
  • Exhibitor packets are on their way to you.  Please check them for any problems as soon as you get them.  Let us know if there are any issues. 
  • Ultrasounds will Friday beginning at 12:30pm.  If you wish to opt out you must notify your Barn Superintendent and place a green opt out card on your animal stall prior to Friday at 12:30. 

Schedule of Events

2024 JB Co. Fair Schedule of Events


2024 4-H Award Sponsors

Buckle Sponsors  ($150+)

Steve & Betty Hedstrom - Hedstrom Ranch

U&L Club Lambs and Janna VandenBos
Lewistown Propane & Fertilizer, Inc. - Liam Breen
Moore Farmers Oil

Stockman Bank

Blue Nugget Bar (new sponsor!)

B&K Livestock

Wade & Kelly Mikkelson

Wolves Den Pharmacy (new sponsor!)

Brendan & Sigrid Deegan

Green Giant Feedlot

Hedstrom Ranch

Oxen Yoke

Tall Boys Tavern

Katie's Paw-ffice

Platinum Level ($100 - $149)
Paul & Janet Wertheimer and Family                      
Mike & Nancy Metcalfe
United Grain - Moccasin (new sponsor!)
Walt & Vicki Johnson
Layton & Heather Perry
Neumann Charolais Bruce & Sue Neumann
Oxen Yoke Inn
Stricks Ag (new sponsor!)
Hickey Ranch
Stevenson Down T Angus
Gold Level Sponsor ($80-$99)                                  
Silver Level Sponsor  ($60-$79)                                
Judith Basin Conservation District
Jeff and Dawnita Sampsel & Family
Bronze Level Sponsor  ($25-$59)                             
Cathy Becker
Guitars of Montana
Lyle and Julie Deegan

Horse Patterns 2024

Working Ranch Horse Patterns 2024

English Horsemanship Patterns 2024

Western Horsemanship Patterns 2024

Horse Showmanship Pattern 2024

Ranch Horse Study Guide Level 1 2024

Ranch Horse Study Guide Level 2 2024

Hunter Hack Pattern 2024

Trail Patterns 2024

Carcass Results

Steer of Merit Ultrasound and Carcass Results - 2022

Swine of Excellence Results - 2022

Statewide Certified 4-H Lamb Carcass and Ultrasound Contest - 2022