The Big Sky Country State Fair gets started today at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds. Today's Fair Highlights include:

  • Jo Dee Messina concert
  • Open Class & 4-H Exhibits on display all day
  • Octane Addictions Extreme Motocross Show, Motor Sports Area

Fair gates open at noon. Carnival begins at 1 p.m.

Here's Wednesday's Big Sky Country State Fair Schedule:

8 am – 4-H Market Sheep, Goats, Rabbits, Dairy Cows, Beef, Hogs, and Poultry on display all day, Sale Pavilion, Indoor Arena, and Livestock Barns

8 am – 4-H Market Hogs Show, Northwest Farm Credit Services Bonanza Barn

10 am – 4-H Poultry Show, Sheep Barn

12 pm – Indoor & Outdoor Markets, Haynes Pavilion

12:30 pm – Kids Pedal Tractor Pull (and 2:30 and 4:30 pm), Morrison-Maierle Pardners Corral

12:30 pm – Blacksmithing Demos (until 7 pm), Haynes East Lawn

12:30 pm – Roberto the Magnificent (and 3:30 and 6:30 pm), Montana Treasure Stage

1 pm - Carnival Opens, MYKISS PACK today until 6 pm, Denecke Park

1 pm - Bugology (and 3 and 5 pm), Morrison-Maierle Pardners Corral

1 pm – Freckle Farm Turkey Races (and 3 and 5 pm), Morrison-Maierle Pardners Corral

1:30 pm – Farmer Phil, Comedy Magician (and 3:30 and 5:30 pm), Morrison-Maierle Pardners Corral

1:30 pm – Tyzen, Master Hypnotist (and 4:30 and 8 pm), Montana Treasure Stage

2 pm – Extreme Dog Show (and 4 and 6 pm), Morrison-Maierle Pardners Corral

3 pm – Octane Addictions Extreme Motocross Show, Motor Sports Area

4 pm – 4-H Market Goat Show, Northwest Farm Credit Services Bonanza Barn

4 pm – 4-H Poultry Showmanship, Sale Pavilion

5 pm – 4-H Market Sheep Show, Northwest Farm Credit Services Bonanza Barn

7:00 pm – Kelly Nicholson Band (and 9:30 pm), Montana Treasure Stage

7:00 pm – Michael & Cierra (opener) and Jo Dee Messina in Concert (Doors at 6 pm), Anderson Arena

For additional Big Sky Country State Fair info visit 406StateFair.com