Santa Cruz County Fair And Rodeo Association

3142 South Highway 83
520-455-5553

In 2007 we celebrate our 92nd Anniversary of the Rodeo and Santa Cruz County Fair. The facility is owned and operated by its membership. Annual membership dues are $15 for individuals and $30 for a family. Being a member allows you free admission to our annual Association sponsored events: The Sonoita Horse Races, The Sonoita Quarter Horse Show, The Sonoita Labor Day Rodeo and The Santa Cruz County Fair. Join us for a day or weekend of fantastic family entertainment!

The Santa Cruz County Fair & Rodeo Association, located at the Sonoita Fairgrounds, is 1/4 mile south of the Highway 82, Highway 83 junction in Sonoita, Arizona. We are 40 miles southeast of Tucson, Arizona with easy access from I-10. At 5000' we maintain a year round temperature 10-15 degrees cooler than Tucson.

The Fairgrounds are situated on 36.5 acres with parking for approximately 2000. A covered grandstand area seats 2200, 180 horse stalls, 1/2 mile race track, lighted rodeo arena, performance arena, club house with kitchen, exhibition halls and RV hookups are also available for outside events. Contact us for availability and rates.


Upcoming Events at Santa Cruz County Fair And Rodeo Association

Santa Cruz County Fair

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 10:00am
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Santa Cruz County Fair

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 9:00am
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Santa Cruz County Fair

Sunday, Sep 23, 2018 at 9:00am
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Santa Cruz County Fair 2018

Welcome to the 103rd Annual Santa Cruz County Fair!!We have three exciting days and nights of activities, complete with carnival, 4-H and FFA competitions, animal acts, magicians, live music, pet show, dances, special concerts, a gymkhana competition…

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Sonoita Labor Day Rodeo 2018

103rd Annual Sonoita Labor Day RodeoSchedule:Gates open daily at 10 amJunior Rodeo starts at Noon dailyMain Performance starts at 2pm dailySteak Fry and Free Rodeo Dance Saturday and Sunday nights Date: September 1 - 3, 2018 Location: Sonoita Fairg…

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102nd Annual Santa Cruz County Fair 2017

Welcome to the 102nd Annual Santa Cruz County Fair!!We have three exciting days and nights of activities, complete with carnival, 4-H and FFA competitions, live music, pet show, dances. special concerts, barrel racing. a gymkhana competition,a horse …

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Sonoita Labor day Rodeo 2016

Saturday Sept. 3-Monday Sept. 5thGates open daily at 10 AM Admission: $15 adults, $5 for kids ages 6-12, little ones 5 and under get in free. Junior Rodeo starts at noon daily Main Performance starts at 2 PM Steak fry and free dance to follow the r…

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Santa Cruz County Fair 2016

SCHEDULE OF EVENTSFRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16th4-H/FFA SHOW SCHEDULE10:00am        Dairy Cow Show 11:00 am        Archery Shoot 3:00pm          Dog Show 6:00pm          Swine ShowRAMADA STAGE9:00am           Get mov…

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Sonoita Labor Day Rodeo 2015

Schedule: Junior RodeoBuckles to winners every day as well as prizes awarded to 3rd place. MUST PRE-ENTER:   Local Entries (Sonoita, Elgin & Patagonia) Tuesday, August 11th, 4-6 PM  520.732.0147 Non- Locals, Tuesday August 18th, 4-6PM   520.…

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Santa Cruz County Fair 2015

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 201512:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.4-H/FFA General Projects except livestock LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTEDWEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 20159:00 a.m. -7:00 p.m.Agriculture. Crafts. Cowboy Crafts. Eggs. Fine Arts, Floriculture (Fresh flower…

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Santa Cruz County Fair And Rodeo 2014

Schedule of Events:Friday, September 19, 20144-H / FFA Events:9:00a.m. Dairy Goat Show10:00a.m. Dairy Cow11:00a.m. Archery3:00p.m. Dog Show6:00p.m. Swine ShowJudging11:00 a.m. Perishable Foods9:00 a.m. -6:00 p.m. 4-H Dairy Goat, Archery, Dog and Swin…

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Santa Cruz County Fair And Rodeo 2013

Friday, September 20, 2013:9:00AM – NoonSchool Day at the Fair9:00AM Firebelle the Clown9:00AM – NoonBarnyard Olympics9:30AM Jazzercise10:00AM: Pena Blanca School Ballet Folklorico 10:00AM: Perishable Foods Contest10:00AM: Ranch Family Fun10:00AM…

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Santa Cruz County Fair

Schedule:Friday, September 14, 2012Kids Day 15 & under free entryBarn Yard Olympics – All Schools 9:00AM – 12:00PMPerishable Foods Contest  10AMJunior Ranch Rodeo  10:00AM  12:00PMDraft Horse / Mule Races  12:00PM  5:…

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