Ag Olympics


Ag Olympics


Baymont Inn & Suites is offering a special room rate of $59 per night during the fair if you mention you are attending the Ellis County Fair.

Ellis County Fair Ag Olympics


July 20, 2017


Ag OlympicsThis year - for the first time ever - we are offering Ag Olympics at the Ellis County Fair...and the best part is that You Can Participate!!

If you've always dreamed of making it to the Olympics, this is your chance. Get a team of 4 people and come out and test your skills on the course.

Hays and Ellis County Businesses - Get your teams of 4 people together and challenge each other.

The fee is $25 per team and there will be prizes. Bring your friends, family and co-workers to cheer you on. Download the Ag Olympics Registration Form, fill it out and mail it to the address provided with your $25 check payable to the Ellis County Fair Association. Also, please download and fill out the Permission/Waiver form and return it with your entry or bring it with you when you check in for the Olympics.

This should be some good down home fun.


Olympic Events include:

1. Wheelbarrow Races
2. Barrel Racing with Stick Horses
3. Round Bale Rolling Contest
4. Steer Roping
5. Greased Pig (watermelon) Obstacle Course
6. Egg Toss
7. Water Trough Relay
8. Corncob Relay
9. Feed Sack Race
10. Cow Chip Discus Throw
11. Nail Driving Contest
12. Bean Drop


The day is Thursday, July 20 - the time is 7 p.m. - the place is the Rodeo Arena! Don't be late!