How do I get to the Logan County Fair in Sterling?

TRAVELING FROM THE NORTH:

Sidney, NE: Turn onto NE Highway 19/i-80 Bus W/NE-19NE-17D. Continue to follow NE Highway 19/NE-198/NE-17D. Turn right onto NE Highway 19/NE-19 (Crossing into Colorado). NE Highway 19/NE-19 becomes Highway 113/CO-113. Turn slight right onto Highway 138/US-138W; Turn right onto Pioneer Rd. Turn left onto County Road 39 5/10. Take the 1st right onto Franklin Street, Take the 1st left onto Pawnee Avenue. 1120 Pawnee Ave is on the left.

TRAVELING FROM THE SOUTH:

Denver, CO; Take I-25 N/US-87 toward Ft Collins. Take I-76 E/I-76 W/70th Avene Exit 216 Toward Fort Morgan, Take the US 6 exit. Exit I25 toward Sterling. Turn left onto US 6 W/US Highway 6 Continueto follow US-6W. Stay Straight to go onto Chestnut Street, keeping straight which become Platte street down to 3rd Avenue,. Turn right onto 3rd Avenue to the fairgrounds. Kake the 1st right onto Pawnee Avenue.

TRAVELING FROM THE WEST:

Ft Collins, CO; Turn left onto US-287 N/N College Ave. Turn right onto Jefferson St/CO 14 Continue to follow CO-14 til you get to Sterling. Turn left at N 7th Avenue until you get to Broadway. Turn right on Broadway until you come to stop light. Turn left and you will see the fairgrounds.

TRAVELING FROM THE EAST:

Holyoke, CO; West on E Emerson St toward S Interocean Ave/US-385 S/US385 N, Take the 1st right onto S Interocean Ave/US-385N. Take the 1st left onto W Denver St/US-6W. Continue to follow US-6 W. Stay straight to go onto Chestnut Street. Turn right onto N Division Avenue, Turn slight left on Chestnut Street becomes Platte Street. Turn right on 3rd Ave. Keep on 3rd until you see the fairgrounds.

Do I have to buy a ticket for babies for grandstand events?

Yes, except for the Logan County Rodeo in the general admission sections. All the other events are reserved seating and they will need to ticket. Everyone needs to have a ticket except for Rodeo in general admission areas.

Can I take pictures during the concert?

Yes, still cameras are allowed in the grandstands. However, no video or recording devices are allowed.

Can I take pictures during the rodeos?

Yes, still cameras are allowed in the grandstands but you can not take pictures up by the fence or not recording or video devices. The only people who can take pictures by the fence are the ones approved by PRCA and are card holders of the PRCA.

Are strollers/car seats allowed?

Strollers are allowed on the grounds, but strollers / car seats are NOT in the grandstands.

What is the $ 3.00 service charge fee?

It is the fee that we pay the online ticket company.

Are pets allowed in the Fair?

Only for the pet show, then when event is over they need to be taken out of the fairgrounds.  No dogs or pets with the exception of service animals or animals competing at the fair.

Can I bring food or drinks into the stadium?

No coolers or glass containers are allowed.

How do I buy a Mega Pass?

They will be on sale the website and also at the Commissioners office.

Where are the handicapped access parking?

Handicapped parking places are all along Pawnee Avenue on both sides of the street.

How tall do you have to be to ride the carnival rides?

Awaiting information from carnival.

What does the carnival rides cost?

Mega Pass - $57.00 plus $3.00 for a total of $60.00 (which is about $ 10.00 a day). Unlimited daily ride bands - TBA; Individual tickets TBA.  Average # tickets per ride TBA

Are there courtesy carts?

Yes, there are courtesy carts.

Is beer available on the fairgrounds?

A beer garden is operated on the fairgournds for patrons age 21 and over. Access  to the beer garden is available during the grandstand events. Alcoholic beverages are not allowed on the fairgrounds outside of the beer garden and licensed grandstands area. Glass containers are NOT allowed in the fairgrounds. Please bring your ID.

How do I purchase tickets to an evernt being held at the Logan County Fair?

Event tickets can be purchased at the Logan County Commissioners office until the week of fair. Then the week of fair at the Ticket Office at the fairgrounds or www.lcfair.org or here

How do I enter the parade?

Entry form can be picked up at the Logan County Commissioners Office, South Platte Sentinel (July issue) or here

Questions regarding the parade?

The Parade Chairman position on the Fair Board is vacant.  If you are interested in helping organize the parade, Please contact the Logan County Commissioners Office 970-522-0888.  

Do you take checks or credit cards at the gate or carnival?

Cash, Visa, Discover and American Express are accepted. Checks cannot be cashed for cash or made for extra amount of ticket sales.

What if my print at home ticket does not print?

Email or call the ticket office and we can resend them or for a fee we can print your tickets for you.

Is there an ATM on the fairgrounds?

There will be an ATM located under the grandstand area on North side by Peetz Lions Booth.  Our ATM is provided by Sterling Federal Credit Union, so please thank them if you have an opportunity.  

What if I loose my tickets, can I still get in?

If we have your name associated with your ticket order, we can reprint your tickets.

Can I get into the stadium with my ticket on my phone?

You do not need to come to the office to get a printed ticket.  We can scan ticket off your phone.

What are the hours of operation?

Barn office

Monday, 12:00 p.m. -  6:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.; Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sunday, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

DeSoto Building

Thursday & Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.; Saturday, 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.; Ticket Office- Monday, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.; Tuesday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.; Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Thursday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.; Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.; Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.; Sunday- 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. or sold out.

Food Booths

Tuesday - Friday  4:00 p.m. to 12:00 Midnight; Saturday - 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 Midnight; Sunday - 10:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Commerical Booths Underneath Grandstand

Tuesday-Friday - 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.; Saturday- 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.; Sunday 10:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

4-H Exhibits Underneath Grandstand

Tuesday is judging day - Wednesday - Saturday- 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon. Relase of exhibits is at 1:00 p.m.

When is the camper drawing?

July 15 or the Friday that is closest to July 15.

What other rules are there for the fairgrounds?

We have these rules to make sure everyone has a safe and fun time. No collers will be allowed. No knives, guns, or objects to be construed as weapons are allowed. No dogs or pets with the exception of handicap assistance animals or animals competing at the fair. Please note consumption of cannabis in public is illegal. Please be considerate of non-smoking people and smoke away from people who do not smoke. Thank you.

If I have a print at home ticket, do I need to exchange it for a ticket at the gate?

The print at home ticket is your ticket. You will not have to come to ticket office to get an actual ticket.

Is there a gate admission for the fairgrounds?

There is NO gate admission fee. There are costs to attend most of the grandstand events. Please come out and enjoy all that Logan County Fair has to offer.

Where would I go for public safety issues on the fairgrounds?

The Logan County Sheriff's Office has an office on the fairgrounds.  For all emergencies dial 911.