2017 Fair Dates: Wednesday, July 19th - Saturday, July 22nd

Free Entertainment & 4-H Event Schedule

 
Wednesday      Thursday      Friday      Saturday
 
 

Wednesday, July 19 - Farmer Appreciation

  • 4-H Swine Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 9:00 am
  • Commercial Building opens, 11:00 am
  • Pie Contest entries taken, Education Center, 11:00 am-1:00 pm
  • Flower Arranging Contest entries taken, Education Center, 11:00 am-1:00 pm
  • Quilting demonstration, Education Center, throughout the day starting at 11:00 am
  • Pie Contest judging, Education Center, 1:00 pm
  • Flower Arranging Contest judging, Education Center, 1:00 pm
  • 4-H Poultry Show, satellite arena, 2:00 pm
  • Flower Arranging demonstration, Dave Messenger, Education Center, 2:00 pm
  • Bill & Janet, outdoor stage, 4:00 pm
  • Kids Crafts, lobby of main arena, 4:00-5:00 pm
  • 4-H Sheep Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 6:00 pm
  • Eli Torkelson, outdoor stage, 6:00 pm
  • Draft Horse Pull, Grandstand, 7:00 pm
 

Thursday, July 20 - Senior Day

  • 4-H Horse Show, Horse Arena, 8:00 am
  • 4-H Beef Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 9:00 am
  • Quilting demonstration, Education Center, throughout day starting at 11:00 am
  • Donut Making demonstration, Education Center, 11:00 am (donuts for sale)
  • Bread Contest entries accepted, Education Center, 11:00 am-1:00 pm
  • Senior Citizens Resource Fair, Commercial Building, 11:00 am-3:00 pm
  • Sonny Bartels, Commercial Building, 11:00 am-3:00 pm
  • Bread Contest judging, Education Center, 1:00 pm
  • Xtreme Ball, 1:00-11:00 pm (ongoing, fee charged)
  • Sherwin & Pam Linton and the Cotton Kings, outdoor stage, 2:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 6:00 pm
  • 4-H Rabbit Show, satellite arena, 3:30 pm
  • Kids Crafts, lobby of main arena, 4:00-5:00 pm
  • Balloon Lady, on the fairgrounds, 4:00-8:00 pm
  • Recognition Ceremony - Century Farms, main arena, 6:30 pm
  • Kids Pedal Tractor Pull, south of main arena, 6:30 pm
  • aChord, indoor stage, 7:00 pm
 
 
 

Contests

 
 

Elizabeth Lions BINGO!

$1.00 per double card

Located between Fair Office and Beer Garden
Wednesday - 4:00 - 10:00 pm
Thursday through Saturday - 2:00 - 10:00 pm

See their Facebook page
 

Sherwin & Pam Linton

& The Cotton Kings
 
 
 
Listen before the shows on Thursday:
 
Cotton King ♫    Forever on the Stage ♫
 

Friday, July 21 - Youth Day

  • 4-H Dairy Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 9:00 am
  • Commercial Building opens, 11:00 am
  • Quilting demonstration, Education Center, throughout day beginning at 11:00 am
  • Cookie Contest entries accepted, Education Center, 11:00 am-1:00 pm
  • 4-H Llama Show, Henry C. Stock Arena or Horse Arena, 12:00 pm
  • 4-H Goat Show, Henry C. Stock Arena, 1:00 pm
  • Cookie Contest judging, Education Center, 1:00 pm
  • Xtreme Ball, 1:00-11:00 pm (free from 5:00-8:00)
  • Charlie Fox, outdoor stage, 2:00-5:00 pm
  • Face Painting, indoors, fee charged, 1:00-6:00 pm
  • Fiber Arts demonstrations, Education Center, 2:00-4:00 pm
  • Charlie Fox, outdoor stage, 2:00-5:00 pm
  • Edible Landfill demonstration, Education Center, 4:00-5:00 pm
  • Balloon Lady around the fairgrounds, 4:00-8:00 pm
  • Island Time Band, outdoor stage, 6:00-9:00 pm
  • 4-H Share-the-Fun, Fashion Revue and Awards Program, indoor stage, 7:00 pm

Saturday, July 22 - Veterans Appreciation 

  • 4-H Sr. Round Robin Showmanship, Henry C. Stock Arena, 8:30 am
  • 4-H Blue Ribbon Auction, Henry C. Stock Arena, 9:00 am
  • 4-H Cloverbud Horse Show, Horse Arena, 10:00 am
  • 4-H Horse Fun Show, Horse Arena, following Cloverbud Show
  • Commercial Building opens, 11:00 am
  • Quilting demonstration, Education Center, throughout the day starting at 11:00 am
  • Anything Chocolate Contest entries accepted, Education Center, 11:00 am-1:00 pm
  • Carlisle Band, outdoor stage, 12:00-1:00 pm
  • Anything Chocolate Contest judging, Education Center, 1:00 pm
  • Color Crayons Jazz Band, outdoor stage, 1:00 - 3:00 pm
  • Xtreme Ball, fee charged, 1:00-11:00 pm
  • Face Painting, indoors, fee charged, 1:00-6:00 pm
  • Veterans Home Choir, indoor stage, 1:30-2:30 pm
  • Chahinkapa Zoo, outdoor shelter, 2:00-4:00 pm
  • The Red River Valley Veterans Concert Band, outdoor stage, 4:00-6:00 pm
  • 4-H Barnyard Olympics, Henry C. Stock Arena, 4:30 pm
  • 4-H Tug-of-War, Henry C. Stock Arena, following Barnyard Olympics