The Annual Otero County Fair and Rodeo kicks off on Thursday, August 17th! Tons of food, fun and and of course, rides! Make your plans to attend this Southern NM staple! Thursday through Sunday, Gate charge is $4  for 13 & up, $3 for kids 6 to 12, and no charge for 5 and under & 62 and older!

08/12 ~ Rodeo Queen Horsemanship Contest at 8:00 am
08/12 ~ Fair Queen Demonstration Contest at 1:00 pm
08/12 ~ Fair Parade (Tenth Street between Oregon and New York) at 6:00 pm
08/14 ~ Exhibit Building Open for Set Up 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
08/15 ~  Exhibit Building Open for Set Up 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
08/15 ~ Unloading of Junior Livestove 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
08/15 ~ Junior Livestock Exhibitors’ Meeting at 6:00 pm
08/15 ~ Animal Weigh-In at 6:00 pm
08/16 ~ Goat Show at 9:00 am
08/16 ~ Youth 4-H/FFA Rabbit Show 12:00 pm
08/16 ~ Rabbit Pee Wee Showman Sign Up and Contest 11:30 am
08/16 ~ Speech & Modeling Fair & Rodeo Queen & Dusty Diamonds at 3:30 pm
08/16 ~ Exhibit Building Open 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm
08/16 ~ Frontier Village and Amusement Rides open 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
08/16 ~ Swine Show at 6:00 pm
08/16 ~ Ranch Rodeo at 7:00 pm
08/17 ~ Lamb Show at 9:00 am
08/17 ~ Exhibit Building Open 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
08/17 ~ Frontier Village and Amusement Rides open 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
08/17 ~ Breeding and Dairy Cattle Show at 5:30 pm
08/17 ~ Steer Show at 6:00 pm
08/17 ~ Ranch Rodeo at 7:00 pm
08/18 ~ 4-H/FFA Broiler Pen of 3 Show at 9:00 am
08/18 ~ Exhibit Building, Frontier Village, & Amusement Rides Open 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
08/18 ~ Showmanship Round Robin at 1:00 pm
08/18 ~ 4-H/FFA Water Fight 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
08/18 ~ Fair & Rodeo Queens’ Coronation at 7:00 pm
08/18 ~ Rodeo at 8:00 pm
08/19 ~ Livestock Judging Contest at 8:00 am
08/19 ~ Exhibit Building, Frontier Village, & Amusement Rides Open 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
08/19 ~ Horseshoe Tournament at 9:00 am
08/19 ~ Livestock Pee Wee Showmanship Contest at 11:00 am
08/19 ~ Awards Presentation at 1:00 pm
08/19 ~ Junior Livestock Sale at 6:00 pm
08/19 ~ Rodeo at 8:00 pm
08/20 ~ Amusement Rides Open at Noon to ???