Open Class

Open Class Ag Craft & Livestock Information

 You do not need to be a resident of Benton County to enter!!

Entry forms may be mailed to: Benton County Fair, PO Box 118, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379 or emailed to

You will receive a confirmation email if you email your form. Please make sure that you receive one. If you do not, we did not receive your email.

The premium book will not be printed and mailed this year. 

It has been separated between the livestock and ag craft departments. 

2021 Open Class Livestock Premium Book

Livestock Exhibitors

You must complete the registration form the for species that you will be exhibiting at the fair.

The State of MN is requiring that all animals are tagged or identified and any required paperwork

is brought to the fair with the animal. Copies of any required paperwork can be made at the fair office

as the documentation must remain on record at the fair office. All animals except

lamas may only be shown by the owner or person that is leasing the animal, not by both.

Registration forms for livestock classes:

Novice Show Registration Form

Beef     Dairy     Goat     Lama    Poultry     Rabbit     Sheep    

Agricultural and Craft Exhibitors

The 2021 Open Class Premium Book will not be printed and mailed this year due to COVID

and the uncertainty of what we would be able to do.

The 2021 premium book link is below that includes the registration form.

2021 Ag Craft Premium Book

Entry day: Monday, August 2, 2021 from 2-6pm

If you are unable to make it, please contact the fair office

to schedule another time.  

Judging Day: Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at 8:30 am