05 Apr
Location: Clay County Heritage

Clay County Heritage along with Arnold Motor Supply are 
proud to present "Clay County and the Automotive Business:
You Build a Business with People" exhibit. 
The exhibit features the history of Arnold Motor Supply, including
papers of incorporation, the 5 points letter from E.P. Arnold, many
photos, a replica 1940's gas station, the 1927 replica of E.P. Arnold's
delivery vehicle, and family and personal history of E.P. Arnold.
The exhibit will also have artifacts on the Bulldog Foot Accelerator
and will feature several artifacts on loan from VanderHaag's, Inc.
Clay County Heritage is encouraging area residents and visitors to
experience all this exhibit has to offer.  There is no cost to view
the exhibit, as well as admission costs, have been covered thanks to
our generous admission sponsor, Spencer Hy-Vee.

The Exhibit is open from April 5th to September 8th 2017 during
normal business hours.  

The Heritage Center is open Tuesday, Wednesday,and Friday from
10am to 4pm; Thursday 10am to 6pm and Saturday 10am to 3pm,
closed Sunday and Monday.

Clay County Heritage also manages The Parker House Museum, which
is open by appointment.  To make an appointment, please call the
Heritage Center at 712-262-3304. 

04 Jun
Location: Clay County Fairgrounds

2017 Clay County Fair Speedway Racing Schedule

Hot Laps begin at 5:30pm with Racing to Follow.

All Classes will be Racing:
IMCA Modifieds, Stock Cars, SportMods, Hobby Stocks
and Sport Compacts.

Tickets are $12.00 -- Pit Passes are $25.00 
Kids 12 and under are always FREE!!! 

Sunday, June 4:  Opening Night
Sunday, June 11:  Stars & Stripes Night at the Races
Sunday, June 18
Tuesday, June 27:  Hobby Stock Special
Sunday, July 9
Sunday, July 16
Tuesday, July 25:  Stock Car Special
Sunday, July 30
Monday, August 7:   Hawkeye Dirt Tour
Sunday, August 13:  Championship Night 
Wednesday, September 13:  IMCA All Classes Running
Friday, September 15:  Sprint Car Extravaganza

23 Jul
Location: Clay County Fairgrounds

RAGBRAI (Registers Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa)
will be in Spencer for their first overnight stop as they
trek across the northern tier of counties in Iowa.  
Scheduled to perform for the bikers, crew and public is the
Johnny Holm Band taking the stage at 9pm.
Keep up to date with the happenings at:

09 Sep
Location: Clay County Fairgrounds

More datails to be posted as they made available 
or check out their website:

This is the Clay County Fair's 100th Anniversary.
Come Home to the Clay County Fair.

10 Sep
Location: US Cellular Grandstand

The Clay County Fair is proud to present 
Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone, along with
guests The Grass Roots and The Buckinghams. 
in front of the U.S. Cellular Grandstand.

Ticket prices:
$30.00 for stage front standing
$25.00 for reserved Grandstand seating 
$20.00 for bleacher seating

Purchase Ticket:
Phone:   1-515-244-2771
In person: Clay County Regional Event Center Box Office.  

11 Sep
Location: US Cellular Grandstand

Frontmen of Country, which includes, 
Larry Stewart of Restless Heart, Richie McDonald of
LoneStar and Tim Rushlow formerly of Little Texas
will entertain the public on September 11th.  This
trio, who have over 30 #1 hits combined and more
than 30million records sold, share the stories behind
some of their biggest hits, including- "What Might
Have Been"  "I'll Still be Loving You"  "Meet in the
Middle"  "How Your Love Makes Me Fee" and "One
More Day" 

Ticket Prices:
$28.00 for general admission stage front seating
$28.00 for reserved Grandstand Seating
$28.00 for general admission bleacher seating

Tickets Available:
Phone:  515-244-2771
In Person:  Event Center Box Office 

12 Sep
Location: US Cellular Grandstand

Tonight is FAMILY NIGHT at the Clay County Fair and 
admission is FREE after 5pm.  

In front of the Grandstand is Christian Contemporary Artists
For King & Country with special guests Sidewalk Prophets
and Jordan Feliz.  

Ticket Prices:
$35.00 for general admission stage front standing
$30.00 for reserved Grandstand seating
$25.00 for general admission bleacher seating

Purchase tickets:
Online at:
Phone:      1-515-244-2771
In person:  Event Center Box Office. 

16 Sep
Location: US Cellular Grandstand

Old Dominion has emerged as one of the hottest breaking
bands in country music.  In 2016 the band was named
ACM New Group of the Year, ACCA Breakthrough Group
of the Year, AIMP Songwriter-Artist of the Year and Music Row
Breakthrough Artist of the Year.

Ticket prices:
$38.00 for general admission
$33.00 for reserved grandstand seating
$28.00 for general admission bleacher seating

Tickets available:
Online at
By phone at 515-244-2771
Event Center Box Office.