Save the Date for 2018 On behalf the entire IDEAg team, thank you to the 29,000 people who came out to Dakotafest this year! With your support the show was once again a great success for the people of the Northern Plains. This year's show featured more than 500 exhibitors, education from the experts at SDSU, livestock demonstrations from NorthWest Veterinary Supply, a visit from the SD Congressional Delegation, and the ALL NEW Dakotafest Family Fun Event - Pig Races! A special thank you to American Family Insurance for sponsoring such a great event for our families. For more details on the 2017 schedule and general information, CLICK HERE for a copy of the official show program. And don't forget to MARK YOUR CALENDARS for next year's event. AUGUST 21-23, 2018 See you next year!