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

4-H Schedule

Thursday, June 29 - Pioneer Care, Fergus Falls

Food Review 8:30am-noon
Demonstrations 8:30am-noon

Tuesday, July 11 - Kennedy Secondary School, Fergus Falls

Clothing Day Judging 8:00am
Public Fashion Review 7:00pm
Share the Fun 7:00pm
Performing Arts 7:00pm

Tuesday, July 18 - West Otter Tail County Fairgrounds, Fergus Falls

Non-Livestock Entry & Judging 2:00-7:00pm Main Area
Judging will conclude at 7:00 at which time judges will select the non-livestock Champions/Reserve Champions. 

 Livestock Interviews 4:00-7:00pm Henry C. Stock Arena

Livestock can start arriving at the West Otter Tail County Fairgrounds any time after 2:00 pm on Tuesday (not a minute earlier).

All swine must be in the barn Tuesday evening.
Swine weigh-in will be on Tuesday, July 18 from 5:00-8:00 pm.

All other livestock can come on Tuesday, but no later than Wednesday at 2:00 pm.

POULTRY must be in place by 11:00 am Wednesday, July 19 (banded & tested if need be)
Market BEEF must be weighed between 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm on Wednesday, July 19
Market SHEEP must be weighed at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, July 19
Market GOATS must be weighed between 3:00 - 4:00 pm on Thursday, July 20

Wednesday, July 19 – West Otter Tail County Fairgrounds, Fergus Falls

Swine Show 9:00am Henry C. Stock Arena
Poultry Show 1:30pm Satellite Arena
Cloverbuds will begin show at 1:30 followed by the regular classes at 2:00 pm  

 Sheep Show 6:00pm Henry C. Stock Arena
Lamb Lead and Angora Goats will start the show at 6:00 pm followed by the regular classes.   

Thursday, July 20 – West Otter Tail County Fairgrounds, Fergus Falls

Horse Show 8:00am Horse Arena
Beef Show 9:00am Henry C. Stock Arena
Rabbit Show 3:30pm Satellite Arena
Starting with Cloverbuds/Jr./Int/Sr Showmanship  

Friday, July 21 – West Otter Tail County Fairgrounds, Fergus Falls

Dairy Show 9:00am Henry C. Stock Arena
Llama Show 12:00 noon Henry C. Stock Arena or  Horse Arena
Goat Show 1:00pm Henry C. Stock Arena
Newspaper photos 4:00 and 5:00 pm Exhibit Building & Outside Barns
Fashion Review/Share the Fun/Performing Arts/ Non-Livestock Award Presentation 7:30pm Main Arena stage

Saturday, July 22 – West Otter Tail County Fairgrounds, Fergus Falls

Sr. Round Robin Showmanship 8:30pm Henry C. Stock Arena
Will include all species: a small animal division & large animal division  
Blue Ribbon Auction 9:00am Henry C. Stock Arena
Cloverbud Horse Show 10:00am Horse Arena
Horse Fun Show following Cloverbud Show  
State Fair Meeting 3:00pm Henry C. Stock Arena
Barn Yard Olympics 4:30pm Henry C. Stock Arena
Tug of War 5:00pm Henry C. Stock Arena
Livestock Release 8:00pm  

Livestock/Project Release time:  No EARLIER than 8:00 pm.

Sunday, July 30 - West Otter Tail County Fairgrounds, Fergus Falls

 4-H Dog Show 9:00am WOT Fairgrounds