Schedule of Fair Events

Tuesday, July 25

4-H Clubs may begin booth assembly

Friday July 28
5:00 p.m. Harness Racing (Grandstand)
(In case of rain on Fri. evening, Sat. races will begin at 9:00 a.m.)
4-H horses can stall, must enter by back gate

Saturday July 29
9:00 a.m. Rabbit Livestock Exhibitor Meeting (Multi-purpose Building)
10:00 a.m. Horse Exhibitor Meeting (Multi-purpose Building)
11:00 a.m. Hog, Goat, Lamb, Beef, Poultry and Dairy Exhibitor Meeting (MPB)
12:00 noon Harness Racing (Grandstand)
12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Entries Open for Sr. Fair Projects – Arts, Photography, Quilts,
Canning and Close at 2:00 (Art Hall)
2:00 p.m. Jr. Fair Pleasure Horse Show, Day 1 (Horse Arena)
6:00 p.m. Tug-A-Truck (Grandstand)

Sunday, July 30
6:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Swine arrival time (weigh off the truck)
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Poultry (Fancy & Market) arrival time & weigh-in
8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Rabbit arrival time & weigh-in
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Goats and Lambs arrival time
1:00 p.m. Sign-up for Kiddie Tractor Pull
2:00 p.m. Kiddie Tractor Pulls (Multi-purpose Building)
2:00 p.m. Jr. Fair Pleasure Horse Show, Day 2 (Horse Arena)
4:30 p.m. – 12:00 midnight Dairy and Beef Cattle arrival time
5:00 p.m. Opening Ceremony and Grandstand Dedication
Followed By: 2023 Royalty Contest
Non-Livestock Awards, Scholarship Recognition
6:00 p.m. Apple Pie Auction to benefit 4-H Scholarship Fund
Junior Fair Olympics
8:00 p.m. Parade Line-up
8:15 p.m. Parade of Clubs

Monday, July 31st

(Postponed until Wednesday) *Kids Ride Free after 4:00 Day *Sponsored by Adena Health*
7:30 a.m. Weigh Goats (Goat & Lamb Barn)
Weigh Lambs immediately after Goats
8:00 a.m. Weigh Steers (Beef Barn)
8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Entries Open for Sr. Fair Farm & Garden & close at 11:00 a.m.
8:45 – 9:30 a.m. Poultry Showmanship Sign-Up (A.E Blaum Show Arena)
9:30 a.m. Poultry Show (Fancy & Market) (A.E. Blaum Show Arena)
Following Poultry Show Poultry Showmanship
(Monday, July 31st the RIDES will not open until after inspected and approved by State Inspector)
2:00 p.m. Jr. Fair Contest Horse Show (Horse Arena)
7:00 p.m. Grandstand Entertainment, “Restless Road’ and “Nate Smith”
10:00 p.m. Rides Close

Tuesday, August 1
8:30 a.m. Market Rabbit Show (A.E. Blaum Arena)
12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Entries open for Senior Fair Baked Goods & close at 2:00 (Art Hall)
1:00 p.m. Rides Open
2:00 p.m. Dairy Cattle Show (Multi-purpose Building)
Following Dairy Show Dairy Showmanship
4:00 – 4:45 p.m. Goat Showmanship Sign-up (A.E. Blaum Arena)
4:30 p.m. Sr. Fair Bake Goods Auction
5:00 p.m. Goat Show (Dairy, Breeding & Market) (A.E. Blaum Arena) Following Goat Show Goat Showmanship
6:00 p.m. Horse Pulls (Beside Beef Barn)
7:00 p.m. School Bus Derby (Grandstand)
10:00 p.m. Rides Close

Wednesday, August 2

First 500 Kids Ride Free Day starting at 4 p.m. *Sponsored by Adena Health*
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Rabbit Showmanship Sign-up (A.E. Blaum Arena)
8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Swine Showmanship Sign-up

8:00 – 10:00 a.m. Senior Fair Flower Show Staging/Placing
9:00 a.m. Swine Showmanship (Multi-purpose Building)
9:00 a.m. Breeding Rabbit Show (A.E. Blaum Arena)
10:00 a.m. Senior/Intermediate Rabbit Showmanship
11:00 a.m. Junior Rabbit Showmanship (A.E. Blaum Arena)
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Senior Fair Flower Show Judging
1:00 p.m. Rides Open
6:00 p.m. Market Hog Show (Multi-purpose building)
7:00 p.m. Fast Traxx Racing SX (Grandstand)
10:00 p.m. Rides Close

Thursday, August 3 Senior Citizens Day
7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Feeder Calf Weigh-In (Beef Barn)
7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Beef Showmanship Sign-up (Multi-purpose building)
9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Sheep Showmanship Sigh-Up (A.E. Blaum Arena)
9:30 a.m. Beef Fitting Contest (Steer Barn)
10:00 p.m. Sheep Show – Breeding & Market (A.E. Blaum Arena)
Following Sheep Show Sheep Showmanship (A.E. Blaum Arena)
1:00 p.m. Beef Showmanship (Multi-Purpose Building)
30 Minutes after Showmanship Beef Breeding Show (Multi-Purpose Building)
1:00 p.m. Rides Open
1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Cloverbud Interviews (A.E. Blaum Arena)
2:00 – 4:30 p.m. Open for Premium Payment (Fair Board Office)
3:00 p.m. Cloverbud Graduation (A.E. Blaum Arena)
5:00 p.m. Beef Feeder Calf Show (Multi-Purpose Building)
5:00 p.m. Horse Fun Show (Horse Arena)
7:00 p.m. Market Steer Show (Multi-Purpose Building)
Announcement of 2022 Farm to Fork winner prior to final drive
7:00 p.m. OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull (Grandstand)
10:00 p.m. Rides Close

Friday, August 4
8:30 a.m. Team Registration for Livestock Judging Contest
9:00 a.m. Livestock Judging Contest (Multi-Purpose Building)
10:00 a.m. Presentation of Skillathon and Outstanding Market Exhibitor, Dairy Exhibitor, and Equine Exhibitor Awards
10:30 a.m. All Animal Showmanship Contest (Multi-Purpose Building)
11:00 – 11:30 4-H Youth Bake-Off Entries Open (Art Hall)
11:30 Honor Club Ice Cream Social (Multi-Purpose Building)
12:00 noon Breeding Livestock may be removed
12:00 – 2:30 p.m. Open for Premium Payment (Fair Board Office)
1:00 p.m. Rides Open
3:00 p.m. Bake-Off Awards (Art Hall)
5:00 p.m. Large Animal Livestock Sale (Multi-Purpose Building)
2023 Sale Order: Hogs, Steers, Goats, Lambs
7:00 p.m. American Super Sports Off-Road Auto-Cross (Grandstand)
11:00 p.m. Rides Close

Saturday, August 5
10:00 a.m. Poultry & Rabbit Sale (A.E. Blaum Arena)
10:30 – 1:00 Open for Premium Payment (Fair Board Office)

12:00 noon Senior Fair Flower Show Dismantle
6:00 p.m. Corn Hole Tournament (Multi-Purpose Building)
7:00 p.m. Smash-It Demolition Derby (Grandstand)
7:00 p.m. Arm Wrestling (A.E. Blaum Arena)
11:00 p.m. Rides Close

Sunday, August 7
9:00 – 3:00 p.m. Removal Fair Exhibits & Commercial Booths (Please remove all tape and staples)
9:00 – Noon Premium Payments for Sr. Fair Exhibits