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The 2015 Fair schedule

Monday July 20
4:00pm -8:00 pm           Commercial Building Set-up

TUESDAY, JULY 21
8:30 am – 1-30 pm      4-H static exhibits Judging
12:00-3:00 pm            Open Swine Show Weigh-In    
                                       Questions & info: Phil Dornbier 641-425-5844  
5:00pm                        Open Swine Show - Show Ring
6:00 – 8:00 pm           Commercial Buildings open
5:00 pm                      Fair Parade /Grand opening /
                                     Flag raising & singing of the National Anthem
6:30 pm                      Kids Rodeo – Horse arena (
                                     gold rush, shoe toss, brain freeze, pie eating etc.)
7:30 pm                      National Sprint League 410 Sprint Car Races -Grandstand gates open 5pm   
                                   6:30 time trials
                                  Adults $20.00  Kids 5-12 $10.00  4 & under free

WEDNESDAY, JULY 22
7:00am - 9:00 am        Market Beef / Pen of 3 Weigh-In
7:00 - 9:00 am             Dairy & Dairy Goat Check-In   
7:00 am -10:00 am     Rabbit Exhibit Check-In
7:00am - 7:00 pm        Bucket Bottle Calf Check-In
8:00 am                       National Anthem
8:00 am - 12:00 pm     4-H / FFA Swine Weigh-In
8:00 am – 8:00 pm     Open UGLY CAKE contest Entry fair office
8:00 am – 8:00 pm       Bucket of Junk - Entry – Fair Office
8:00 am – 8:00 pm       Fair Pallet Entry- Fair Office
9:00 am -12:00 pm      Open Textile, Arts & Crafts /wood working  Check-In - Open Building
9:00 am – 9:00pm      4-H exhibit building open
1:00 pm                      Open Textile, Arts & Crafts Judging - Open Building
3:00 - 6:00 pm            Sheep & Goat Weigh-in
5:00-8:00 pm              Farm Bureau Ag Learning Center open
5:00 - 9:00 pm             Commercial Building Open
5:00 pm                      Superior Carnival Shows
5:00 - 7:00 pm            4-H / FFA Swine Weigh-In
5:00 – 8:00 pm           4-H / FFA Horse & Pony Check-In for County & District Exhibitors Stalling at Fair
5:00 pm                       Fair Princess Contest – Show Ring   
5:30 pm                      Fair Queen Contest – Show Ring      
5:30-6:30 pm             Farm Bureau Members Picnic – Tent by AG Museum /Open to the Public
6:30 pm                      Outlaw Tractor / Truck Pull Grandstand    Outlawpulling.com
                                   Adults $15.00 Kids 5-12 $5.00  4 & under free
                                  4WD Truck; Tractor classes Light Super Stock; Diesel Super Stock; & Super Farm
8:00 - 11:00 pm         Youth / Teen Dance – Home EC
                                 

THURSDAY, JULY 23  Senior Citizen  Day - Sponsored by Concord Care Center8:00am                       National Anthem
8:30am                        Educational Presentations
9:00am – 9:00pm       4-H exhibit building open
9:30am                        4-H/FFA Sheep & Goat Judging
9:30am- 7:30 pm        Ag Museum Open
11:00 am - 12:30 pm   4-H Garden & Crop Check-In - SMA Building
11:00-11:45               District horse & pony check in for games non stalling
12:00 pm                    4-H/FFA Horse & Pony Games – Horse Arena
12:00pm – 9:00 pm   Commercial Building Open
1:00 pm                     4-H Garden & Crop Judging - SMA Building open  
2:00pm                      Scratch Cupcakery's
2:00pm                      Bingo Home Ec building Sponsored by Concord Care Center         
2:00 pm                     Corn Shelling Demonstration at the Ag Museum
2:00 pm                     Cow Calling Contest at the Ag Museum
2:00pm                      Hollons chainsaw carving                   
4:00 – 8 pm               Farm Bureau Ag Learning Center open
4:30 pm                     Share-the-Fun – Free Stage
5:00 pm                     Superior Carnival Shows                   Wristbands 5-9 pm $20.00
5:00pm                      Hollons chainsaw carving                    
7:00 pm                     Concert Gates Open-  
9:00 pm                    Johnny Holm Band in Concert  (open to all ages)  Picnic Pavilion
                                         Adults:  $15.00; Kids 5 -12: $5.00; 4 & Under: Free

FRIDAY, JULY 24
8:00am                      National Anthem
8:30 am                     4-H / FFA Beef Show - Show Ring
                                  4-H / FFA Dairy Judging following the Beef Show – Show Ring        
9:00am                      Open Flower Exhibit Entry - Open Building
9:00am – 9:00pm      4-H exhibit building open
9:30am – 7:30 pm     Ag Museum Open
12:00pm - 8:00 pm    Farm Bureau Ag Learning Center open
12:00pm – 9:00 pm   Commercial Building Open
12:00 pm                   Open Flower Judging - Open Building
1:00 pm                    James Wedgewood comic/ventriloquist free stage        
1:00 pm                     Superior Carnival Shows
 1:00pm                     Hollons chainsaw carving                   
1:00 pm                     4-H / FFA Dog Obedience Check-In - Home Ec Building
1:30 pm                     4-H / FFA Dog Obedience Judging - Home Ec Building
2:00pm                      Morgan Kahler   East ag Stage
2:00 pm                     Corn Shelling Demonstration at the Ag Museum
2:00 pm                     Rooster Crowing contest at the Ag Museum
3:00 pm                     Hollons chainsaw carving                    
3:30 pm                     4-H/FFA Rabbit Judging
3:30 pm                     James Wedgewood comic/ventriloquist free stage
4:30 pm                     Morgan Kahler   East ag stage
 5:00 pm                    Pre 4-H & 4-H Bucket/Bottle Calf Show – Show Ring         
5:00 pm                     Superior Carnival Shows
5:00pm                      Hollons chainsaw carving             
5:30 pm                     Ed Elliott – Free Stage
5:30 pm                     Beef Barbeque - Shelter house –Winnebago/Hancock County Cattleman’s Assn.
7:30 pm                     Stock Car Special - races   Grandstand
                                          Adults $15.00 Kids 5-12 $5.00 4 & under free
SATURDAY, JULY 25
6:30 am                       Tractor Tour Meeting & Breakfast (Sponsored by Ag Museum
6;30 am                      5 K  Run /Walk   Shelter house
8:00am                        National Anthem
8:00 am                       4-H / FFA Swine Show – Show Ring
9:00 am – 9:00pm       4-H exhibit building open
9:30am – 7:30 pm      Ag Museum Open
11:00 am                    Registration & assembly for Veggie 500 East Ag Stage
12:00 pm                    VEGGIE 500 racing    East Ag stage
12:00 pm                     Superior Carnival Shows
12:00pm – 8:00pm     Farm Bureau Ag Learning Center open
12:00pm – 9:00 pm      Commercial Building Open
12:00 pm                     George of the Juggle Free stage
1:00 pm                       4-H & Open Cat & Pet Show Check-In - Shelter house
1:00pm                        Hollons chainsaw carving      
1:30 pm                       4-H & Open Cat & Pet Judging – Shelter house
1:30 pm                      Sew - Along  open textiles building
2:00 pm                       Mystery Bag Cook-Off – Free Stage (Sponsored by Farm Bureau)
2:00 pm                       Skid Loader Rodeo (Sponsored by Farm Bureau) East end Horse arena
2:00 pm                      Oats Threshing demo  Ag Museum
2:00 pm                       Corn Shelling Demonstration at the Ag Museum
2:00 pm                       Hog Calling contest at the Ag Museum
2:00 pm                       Free Watermelon
2:30 pm                      Ed Elliott  East Ag stage
3:00pm                       Hollons chainsaw carving         
3:00 pm                       Kids Pedal Pull – Sidewalk at Horse Arena Sponsored by CF Industries
3:30 pm                       4-H Style Show – Free Stage
4:00 pm                       Kid’s Water Fight south of the swine barns
4:00 pm                      Conservation demonstration trailer open  
4:30pm                       Shiftin Gears   East AG Stage                        
4:30 pm                       Pork Barbeque – Shelter house – Hancock County Pork Producers
5:00pm                       George of the Juggle  Free stage
5:00pm                       Hollons chainsaw carving           
5:30 pm                       Gates Open at Grandstand                             
6:00 pm                       Bucket of Junk Winners Announced – Free Stage
7:00 pm                       “ALL Out Destruction” Bus / Trailer/ & Train Races - Grandstand
                                            Adults: $15.00; Kids 5 -12: $5.00; 4 & Under: Free
                                  Allis Chalmers D-17 tractor raffle winner will be drawn during the show
                                   
SUNDAY, July 26 - Farm Bureau Day
7:00am -7:45 am         District Horse and Pony Check-in
8:00am                        National Anthem
8:00 am                       4-H / FFA Horse & Pony Judging - Halter & Performance Classes – Horse Arena
9:00 am – 5:30pm       4-H exhibit building open
9:00 am                       Sunday Brunch – Home Ec Building – Cost:  $6.00; 4 & Under:  Free           
10:00 am                     Church Service   - Show Ring
11:00 am – 5:00 pm     Commercial Building Open
11:30 am                     George of the Juggle Free stage
12:00pm                      Hollons chainsaw carving                  
12:00pm – 5:00 pm    Farm Bureau Ag Learning Center open
11:00 am                     Registration for hay hauling grandstand
12:00pm                      J. Brooks Hay Hauling team competition extravaganza    Grandstand                     
1:00 pm                       Superior Carnival Shows            Wrist bands 1-5 pm  $20.00
1:00 pm                       4-H Working Exhibits – Location TBA
1:00pm                        HOT Wings & sweet corn eating contests – Show Ring - Farm Bureau sponsored
1:30 pm                      George of the Juggle Free stage
2:00 pm                       Free Watermelon – Shelter house   
2:00 pm                       Free Sweetcorn – Shelter house Sponsored by Iowa Corn District 2 Committee & Hancock County Corn Growers  
2:00pm                       Hollons chainsaw carving                                             
2:30pm                       Auction of chainsaw sculpting    show ring    
3:00 pm                     Top 3  Bucket of junk  & Fair Pallet Auction– Show Ring
3:00pm                       George of the Juggle Free stage
4:00 pm                       Greased Pig Contest show ring
4:30 pm                       Release All Open Exhibits
4:30 pm                       Release Home Ec & 4-H Exhibits
4:30 pm                       Release Livestock not for Auction
5:00 pm                       Release Commercial Exhibits
6:00 pm                       Gates Open Grandstand   Kraft Brothers 6:30pm
8:00 PM                      Neil McCoy in concert - Grandstand 
                                     $30.00 stage side / $20.00 Grandstand  
                                  Get tickets at   ticketnoble.com   local Hancock County banks or any Fairboard member

MONDAY, July 27
7:00 am                       Exhibitor’s Breakfast – Home Ec Building (Sponsored by Prairie Energy Cooperative)
8:00 am                      National Anthem
8:45 am                       Livestock Auction – Show Ring
Following Auction   Clean Fairgrounds - All 4-H & FFA Members            Volunteers always welcome

See you next year July 26th thru August 1st 2016

ANY & ALL EVENTS & TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

 

 

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