Shoshone-Paiute entry in Fair Parade, Elko, NV, September 4, 1999. Photo: Meg Glaser
Elko County Fair
This week-long fair is the largest local event in
northeastern Nevada. It features rodeo contests in penning, roping,
and horsemanship, and 4-H competitions in all kinds of livestock,
farm produce, and domestic arts. Dances, a carnival, parade, and
horse racing offer entertainment, and a pancake breakfast and food
vendors provide refreshments.
Originally submitted by: Harry Reid, Senator Richard H. Bryan, Senator Shelley Berkeley, Representative (1st District) & Jim Gibbons, Representative (2nd District).
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