Thursday in 2023:

- Opening Ceremonies and Kids Days

- Animal Judging and Showmanship

- Kalama Fair Queen Coronation at 7:00 PM

2022 Kalama Fair Schedule of Events

Friday in 2023:

- All exhibits and attractions open

- Entertainment and activities throughout the day

- Live Music: TBA at 8:00 PM

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Saturday in 2023:

- Games and entertainment

- Fair Court Raffle Prize Drawing at 7:00 PM

- Live Music: TBA at 8:00 PM

The Kalama Fair

​​​​​CLICK HERE to view or print the 2022 schedule (PDF).

Thursday thru Saturday, July 7, 8, 9

11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Haydu Park - 253 Kalama River Road (I-5 Exit 32)

Gate Fee to enter Fair: Adults $3.00, children 7-12 $2.00, children 6 and under FREE

Wednesday, July 6th

10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Exhibit Entries, Exhibit Hall Office

5:30PM - 8:00 PM Enter Animal Exhibits, Animal Barn

Thursday, July 7th

​11:30 AM VFW Post #10435 Official Opening Flag Ceremony and National Anthem, Main Stage

11:30 AM Animal Judging and Showmanship, Small Animal Barn

NOON Beer Garden Opens, Beer Garden

NOON - 1 PM Free Cotton Candy

NOON - 2 PM Kids Days: Old-fashioned Games, Main Stage Area with Balloon Artist (Mr. Xanatos, Joy Entertainers) Watermelon Eating Contest, etc. (games, prizes; admission to fair for kids 12 & under FREE) NOON - 4 PM Lewis & Clark Bowman, Soccer Fields

2:00 PM F.O.L.K. Story Time, Main Stage Area

2:30 PM Style Review (Rough N’ Ready 4H), Main Stage Area

3:00 PM Kids Chicken Chase (12 & Under), Main Stage Area

4:00 PM Llama Games, Arena

5:00 - 6:30 PM Community Entertainment Main Stage

7:00 PM 2022 Kalama Fair Queen Coronation, Main Stage

8:00 PM Fair Court Reception & Free Strawberry Shortcake, Exhibit Hall

8:00 PM Live Music: Unhinged (Derek Neiman et al.), Main Stage 

Friday, July 8th
NOON Beer Garden Opens, Beer Garden

NOON - 4 PM Lewis & Clark Bowman, Soccer Fields

NOON F.O.L.K. Story Time, Main Stage Area

12:30 PM Kids Pie Diving, Main Stage Area

1:00 - 3:00 PM Reptile Roadshow, Main Stage Area

3:00 PM Kids Chicken Chase (12 & Under), Main Stage Area

4:00 PM Treasure Hunt, Llama Area

5:00 PM Nehemiah, Main Stage

7:00 PM Kalama Folk Collective (Pollocks, et al), Main Stage

8:00 PM Sucker Punched (classic rock cover band), Main Stage

Saturday, July 9th
11:00 AM
Chamber of Commerce Parade, Main Street in Kalama

NOON Beer Garden Opens, Beer Garden

NOON - 4 PM Lewis & Clark Bowman, Soccer Fields

1:00 - 1:30 PM Cheer Camp Performance, Main Stage

1:30 - 2:00 PM Dance Performance: Rising Heights Dance Studio, Main Stage

2:00 - 3:00 PM Kansas Army National Guard Band, Main Stage Area

2:00 PM Fruit Pie Tasting Contest, Exhibit Hall

3:00 PM Fireman’s "Money in Pool Scramble", Soccer Fields

3:30 PM Kids Chicken Chase (12 & under), Main Stage Area

4:00 PM Strut Your Mutt: 10 categories and prizes, Main Stage

5:00 PM Llama PR Show, Fairgrounds

5:00 PM Cow Pie Bingo, Arena

5:00 - 5:30 PM Adult Pie Diving Contest, Main Stage

5:30 - 6:00 PM Adult Hotdog Eating Contest, Main Stage

6:00 PM Live Music: Wilson Squared, Main Stage

7:00 PM Fair Court Raffle Prize Drawing, Main Stage

7:30 PM Class of 1982 Reunion, Fairgrounds

8:00 PM Thunderstruck (AC/DC tribute band), Main Stage

THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY EVENTS (All Day, Every Day): Music - Kalama 4H Club Demonstrations - Bounce Houses - Games - DIY projects - Vendors - Food and much more!