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The 2014 Fair schedule

MONDAY, JULY 21

4:00pm -8:00 pm           Commercial Building Set-up

TUESDAY, JULY 22

8:30 am – 1-30 pm       4-H exhibits & Home Ec Judging Begins
1:00 pm                           Challenge Class Judging Begins
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
6:00 pm                           Fair Parade /Grand opening /Flag raising &
                                          singing of the National Anthem
7:00 pm                           Kids Rodeo – Horse arena
                                          (gold rush, shoe toss, brain freeze, pie eating etc.)

WEDNESDAY, JULY 23

7:00 - 9:00 am             Poultry, Dairy & Dairy Goat Check-In
8:00am                       Singing of the National Anthem
8:00am - 12:00 pm      4-H / FFA Swine Weigh-In
8:00am – 8:00 pm        Bucket of Junk  Entry – Fair Office
8:00am – 8:00 pm        Fair Pallet Entry- Fair Office
9:00am -12:00 pm      Open Textile, Arts & Crafts /wood working  Check-In - Open Building
9:00am -12:00 pm      Open Farm Gadget Check-In – Open Building
9:00 am – 9:00pm      4-H exhibit building open
10:00 am                    4-H & FFA Poultry Judging
1:00 pm                      Open Textile, Arts & Crafts Judging - Open Building
2:00 pm                      Conservation demonstration trailer open
3:00 - 6:00 pm             Lamb & Sheep Weigh-in
4:00 pm                      Conservation demonstration trailer open
4:30 pm                       Free Hotdogs till gone - Shelter house Sponsored by CF Industries
5:00-8:00 pm              Farm Bureau Petting Farm 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 pm                       Fair Princess Contest – Show Ring    
                                       Sponsored by Bill’s Family Foods
5:30 pm                      Fair Queen Contest – Show Ring      Sponsored by Bill’s Family Foods
6:30 pm                     Tractor / Truck Pull Grandstand         East Central Iowa Pullers Assn..
                                          Adults $12.00 Kids 5-12 $5.00 4 & under free
8:00 - 11:00 pm         Youth / Teen Dance – Home EC


                                  

THURSDAY, JULY 24

7:00am - 9:00 am        Market Beef / Pen of 3 Weigh-In
7:00am -10:00 am       4-H / FFA Horse & Pony Check-In for County &
                                          District Exhibitors Stalling at Fair
7:00am - 4:00 pm        Bucket Bottle Calf Check-In
8:00am                       Singing of the National Anthem
8:30am                        Educational Presentations
9:00am – 9:00pm       4-H exhibit building open
9:30am                        4-H/FFA Lamb & Sheep Judging
9:30am- 7:30 pm        Ag Museum Open
11:00 am - 12:30 pm   4-H Garden & Crop Check-In - SMA Building
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
1:00pm                      Conservation demonstration trailer open            
2:00 pm                     Corn Shelling Demonstration at the Ag Museum
2:00 pm                     Cow Calling Contest at the Ag Museum
2:00pm                      Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting
3:00 pm                     Kenzie Thomson   singing Free Stage
3:30pm                      Conservation demonstration trailer open            
4:00 – 8 pm               Farm Bureau Petting Farm open
4:30 pm                     Share-the-Fun – Free Stage
5:00 pm                     Superior Carnival Shows                   Wristbands 5-9 pm $20.00
5:00pm                      Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting
5:30-6:30 pm             Farm Bureau Members Picnic – Tent /Open to the Public
6:30pm                      Kenzie Thomson   singing Free Stage
7:00pm                      Conservation demonstration trailer open            
7:00 pm                     Concert Gates Open-  
9:00 pm                    Johnny Holm Band in Concert – Show Ring
                                         Adults:  $12.00; Kids 5 -12: $5.00; 4 & Under: Free

FRIDAY, JULY 25

7-10:00 am                Rabbit Exhibit Check-In
8:00am                      Singing of the 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 Petting Farm open
12:00pm – 9:00 pm   Commercial Building Open
12:00 pm                   Open Flower Judging - Open Building
12:00 pm                   Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) free stage
12:30pm                    Conservation demonstration trailer open            
1:00 pm                     Superior Carnival Shows
 1:00pm                     Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting
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 singing Free Stage
2:00 pm                     Corn Shelling Demonstration at the Ag Museum
2:00 pm                     Rooster Crowing contest at the Ag Museum
2:00 pm                     Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) roaming
 3:00 pm                    Conservation demonstration trailer open  
3:00 pm                     Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting        
3:30 pm                     4-H/FFA Rabbit Judging
3:30 pm                     Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) free stage 
5:00 pm                     4-H & Open Bucket/Bottle Calf Show – Show Ring         
5:00 pm                     Superior Carnival Shows
5:00pm                      Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting        
5:30 pm                     Malek’s Fisherman – Free Stage
5:30 pm                     Beef Barbeque - Shelter house - Hancock County Beef Producers
6:00 pm                     Conservation demonstration trailer open   
6:00pm                      Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) roaming
7:30 pm                     Stock Car races   Grandstand
                                          Adults $15.00 Kids 5-12 $5.00 4 & under free
9:00pm                      Gunnar & The Grizzly Boys in concert -Tent

SATURDAY, JULY 26

6:30 am                       Tractor Tour Meeting & Breakfast (Sponsored by Ag Museum
6;30 am                      5 K  Run /Walk   Shelter house
8:00am                       Singing of the National Anthem
8:00 am                       4-H / FFA Swine Show – Show Ring
8:30 am                       Open Horse Show- Garner Saddle Club horse arena
9:00 am – 9:00pm       4-H exhibit building open
9:30am – 7:30 pm      Ag Museum Open
11:30 am                     Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) Roaming
12:00 pm                     Superior Carnival Shows
12:00pm – 8:00pm     Farm Bureau Petting Farm & swine farrowing display open
12:00pm – 9:00 pm      Commercial Building Open
12:00 pm                    Conservation demonstration trailer open            
12:00 pm                     Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) Free stage
12:30 pm                     Cribbage Tournament – Location TBA
1:00 pm                       4-H & Open Cat & Pet Show Check-In - Shelter house
1:00pm                       Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting        
1:30 pm                       4-H & Open Cat & Pet Judging – Shelter house
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
3:00pm                       Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting        
3:00 pm                       Kids Pedal Pull – Sidewalk at Horse Arena
3:00pm                       Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) Roaming
3:30 pm                       4-H Style Show - Stage
4:00 pm                       Kid’s Water Fight south of the swine barns
4:00 pm                      Conservation demonstration trailer open                           
4:30 pm                       Pork Barbeque – Shelter house – Hancock County Pork Producers
5:00pm                       Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) Free stage
5:00pm                       Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting        
5:30 pm                      Conservation demonstration trailer open                            
6:00 pm                       Bucket of Junk Winners Announced – Free Stage
6:30pm                      Morgan Kahler singing Free Stage
6:00 pm                       Gates Open at Grandstand
7:00 pm                       “ALL Out Destruction” Bus /Semi Tractor / Trailer/ & Train Races -                                          Grandstand
                                            Adults: $15.00; Kids 5 -12: $5.00; 4 & Under: Free
                                      Farmall M tractor raffle winner will be drawn during the show
                                      Music following the “Destruction” Tent


                                   
SUNDAY, July 27 - Farm Bureau Day

7:00am -7:45 am         District Horse and Pony Check-in
8:00am                       Singing of the 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 – 5:30 pm     Commercial Building Open
11:30 am                     Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) Free stage
12:00pm                     Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting        
12:00pm – 5:00 pm    Farm Bureau Petting Farm & swine farrowing display open
12:00 pm                    Conservation demonstration trailer open  
1:00pm                       J. Brooks Hay Hauling extravaganza    Grandstand                      
1:00 pm                       Superior Carnival Shows            Wrist bands 1-5 pm  $20.00
1:00 pm                       4-H Working Exhibits – Location TBA
1:30 pm                       Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) Roaming
1:30 pm                      Kenzie Thomson singing Free stage
1:30 pm                      Chicken Scratch Bingo  - courtyard by office
2:00 pm                       Free Watermelon – Shelter house   
2:00 pm                       Free Sweetcorn – Shelter house  
2:00 pm                       Corn Shelling Demonstration at the Ag Museum
2:00 pm                      Small engine display at the Ag Museum
2:00 pm                       Bale Toss contest at the Ag Museum
2:00pm                       Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting        
2:00pm                        HOT Wings & sweet corn eating contests – Show Ring - Farm Bureau sponsored
3:00pm                       Conservation demonstration trailer open                           
3:00pm                       Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) Free stage
3:30pm                       Auction of Loghoggers chainsaw sculpting    show ring    
4:00 pm                       Top  3 places Bucket of junk  & Fair Pallet Auction– Show Ring
4:30 pm                       Greased Pig Contest show ring
5:00pm                       Dan Kirk (The Juggler-America’s Got Talent) Roaming
5:30 pm                       Release All Open Exhibits
5:30 pm                       Release Home Ec & 4-H Exhibits
5:30 pm                       Release Commercial Exhibits
5:30 pm                       Release Livestock not for Auction
7:00 pm                       Demo Derby - Grandstand  
                                            Adults:  $12.00; Kids 5-12: $5.00; 4 & Under: Free       

 

MONDAY, JULY 28

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

ANY & ALL EVENTS & TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

 See you next year:
July 21st - 26th  2015

 

 

  

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Farm Bureau

 

 

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