Owyhee County Fair & Rodeo

Local Events Include:

  • Mutton Busting: 5-7 years; 55 lbs or less
  • Jr. Steer Riding: 10-14 years
  • Ranch Hand Bronc Riding: $2,000 added money plus a custom made Frank Maher memorial belt buckle.
  • Wild Cow Milking:Saturday only – Calgary Style – 9 teams per night.
  • Wild Horse Race: Friday only – 5 teams.
  • Owyhee County Team Roping: One roper must be from Owyhee County, team cap #3.5, custom belt buckle to winning team.
  • Rodeo Queen Contest: call Debbie Shearn 455-7917

Fair Board Members

  • Lath Callaway, Marsing – Chairman
  • Jake Astorquia, Marsing –  Vice Chairman
  • Kent Curtis, Homedale
  • Tiffany Hipwell, Murphy
  • April Binford, Homedale
  • Doug Rutan, Jordan Valley
  • Steve Sloyer, Marsing – Groundskeeper


Camper Application 2024


Vendor Application – Food Booth


Vendor Application – Commercial


Owyhee County Fair Board Boundary Exception Petition

Rodeo Board Contact

President: Dennis Pruett,  208-546-1514
Secretary: Jacky King,  870-2729

(Please be aware that the rodeo and fair board people work other full time jobs and you will probably need to give them a chance to return your call.)

Fair Board Contact

Sonya Criffield, Fair Board Mgr/Sec
P.O. Box 695
Homedale, Idaho 83628
Cell Phone: 208-995-0383
Fair Office: Phone 208-337-3888
E-Mail:  sshipp@co.owyhee.id.us

Community Center Building Rental Inquiries

Contact April Binford

(208) 494-2333

4-H Contact

Owyhee County Extension Office
P.O. Box 400
Marsing, Idaho 83639
Phone: 208-896-4104
Email: owyhee@uidaho.edu

Scott Jensen, Extension Educator
Surine Greenway, Extension Educator
Madi Anderson, 4-H Program Coordinator
Laura Anglin, Extension Office Manager





Owyhee County Rodeo Website

Owyhee County Fairgrounds
432 W. Nevada
Homedale, Idaho 83628