Special Events

Lions Bingo

Smart Transit Bus


Smart Transit will run buses from several stops in town bringing you to the fairgrounds to enjoy for the lunch hour at no charge.  You required to return on the bus and will be required to sign in.

Awards Presentation


The Awards Presentation takes place at 1:00 pm on Wednesday.  Stop by to enjoy the recognition ceremony of the 2023 Century Farms recipients, the 2023 Outstanding Senior Citizens and the 2023 Ag Hall of Fame Recipients.  A great honor for these local winners!


  • Century Farms
  • Fair Person of the Year
  • Friend of the Fair
  • Outstanding Senior – Nomination forms for “Outstanding Senior Citizen” are available at the Albert Lea Convention and Visitors Bureau at 132 Broadway N or by calling 507.373.2316



Sunday Church Service


Freeborn County Fair offers you a community church service on Sunday morning in the grandstand.   This is a great opportunity for people of all faiths and religions to come and worship together…why not do it at the fair?


Who said that you can’t have fair food in church?  You can at our service!  It is held at 10:00 am in the grandstand.  Come on out and enjoy the fair and church at the same time.


Church Service

Child Care Day


Ask about our child care day, when licensed area child care providers can bring their daycare children to the fair free of charge.  A program and a beverage is provided.