Our 132nd Year!

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Events for 2012

Note:  General Admission Tickets for Children are for children ages 4 - 12.  Children 3 and under are free.

 

Friday, August 17th:

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Open Show Registration at the Fair office.  Please DO NOT bring your exhibit, only tags will be given out.

7:00 pm- Garden Tractor Pull in front of the grandstand.  Free admission

 

Saturday, August 18th:

 

 

Children's Day! 

Children are admitted free to the fair

Ride discounts for arm bands will be given from 6 pm until close for children.

8:00 am - 8:45 am - Entries taken for the Junior Horse show in the office.

9:00 am - Junior Horse Show, Horse Arena, Junior Rules will be enforced.

9:00 am - 3:00 pm - Junior Entry Registration  - BRING your exhibit item with you.  

9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Open Show Registration at the fair office.  Only tags will be given.  Please DO NOT bring your exhibit, as they cannot be placed in the Exhibit Hall until Monday.

9:00 am - FFA Livestock Show, Junior Show Arena

12:00 pm - Harness Racing and Mule and Pony Races, in front of the Grandstand

3:00 pm - Entry Office closed and exhibit hall closed for Junior entries, to prepare for judging.

4:00 pm - Judging for Junior Classes N and P and ages 5-8, will be judged in the exhibit hall.

6:00 pm - Gaited and Western Horse Show, in front of the Grandstand.  No admission charged.

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Carnival Open - $15.00 arm bands for adults

 

 

Sunday, August 19th:

Union County Fair Car Show!

12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - 2011 Union County Fair Car Show

1:15 pm -  Pet Parade Registration, Junior Show Arena

2:00 pm - Pet Parade, Junior Show Arena

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Junior Exhibit Area Open, Exhibit Hall

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm - Community Worship Service, Grandstand

6:00 pm  - 10:00 pm Carnival Open - $15.00 arm bands for adults and children

7:30 pm - Queen Pageant.  General Admission Tickets:  Adults $8.00 and children are $5.00.

 

Monday, August 20th:

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Open Registration, fair office, bring exhibit items.  Judging to take place at 6:00 p.m.

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Junior Livestock Registration, fair office.

12:00 pm - Harness Racing and Mule/Pony Racing - Free grandstand admission

3:00 pm - Junior Tractor Operators Contest - infield of Grandstand.

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Junior Exhibits in exhibit building open.

5:00 pm - Sale Cattle Weigh-in.

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Carnival Open  - $15.00 arm bands for adults and children

7:00 pm - Meeting for all Junior Livestock Exhibitor's in barn area.    REQUIRED

7:30 pm - Shawnee Hills Music Jamboree,  - General Admission Tickets:  $8.00 for adults and $5.00 for children

 

Tuesday, August 21st:

8:00 am - Open Class, Livestock and Exhibit Judging

9:00 am - 4-H Livestock Show, Junior Show Arena

10:00 am - Mule/Donkey Halter Classes, Heavy Horse and Mule Barn

1:00 pm - Heavy Horse Show  Heavy Horse and Mule Barn

3:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building Open

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Carnival Open - $15.00 arm bands for adults and children

6:00 pm - Peewee Showmanship - Junior Show Arena

7:30 pm - Championship Rodeo in front of the Grandstand.  General Admission Tickets available:  $8.00 for adults and $5.00 for children

 

 

Wednesday, August 22nd:

9:00 am - Junior Swine and Sheep Judging, Junior Show Arena

9:00 am - Open Dairy Judging

1:00 pm - Junior Livestock Beef Judging, Junior Show Arena

3:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building Open

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Carnival Open - $15.00 arm bands for adults and children

7:30 pm - Tractor Pull in front of the grandstand.  General admission tickets are available.  Adults $8.00 and children $5.00.

 

 

Thursday, August 23rd:

Added Children's Day today.  Arm bands for children will be discounted!

Veteran's Day

All Veterans showing veteran's organization membership cards or wearing a veteran's organization cap will be admitted free to the fair.

3:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building Open

6:00 pm - Junior Livestock Auction, Junior Show Arena. (free)

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Carnival Open - Arm bands $15.00 for adults and children

7:30 pm -Cache River Bands, in front of Grandstand.  General admission tickets available:  $8.00 for adults, $5.00 for children.

 

 

 

  Friday, August 24th:

 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building Open

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Carnival Open - $15.00 arm bands for adults and children

7:00 pm - Demolition DerbyGeneral admission tickets available, $10.00 adults, $5.00 for children.

 

 

Saturday, August 25th:

Mule Day

11:00 - Entries for Mule Day, in front of the Grandstand

1:30 pm - Mule/Donkey Show, in front of the Grandstand.

3:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building open.

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Carnival Open  - $15.00 arm bands for adults and children

7:00 pm - Demolition Derby, in front of the Grandstand.  General Admission tickets available, $10.00 adults and $5.00 children.

 

 

Sunday, August 26th

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Exhibits to be claimed in the Exhibit Building.

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Exhibitor checks available in the fair office.  

 

 

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