2016 Daily Schedule

Saturday, September 24

1:00 – 4:00 PM EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION
Receive Exhibits – Excluding Prepared Foods, Flowers, Horticulture, and Field Crops

Wednesday, September 28

4:00 – 8:00 PM   Receive all exhibits except poultry

Thursday, September 29

8:00 – 10:00 AM Receive all remaining exhibits
12:00 Noon All educational booths completed
1:00 PM Judging all individual exhibits and Educational Booths
4:00 PM Gates open
5:00 PM Powers Great American Midways open
5:30 PM Vocational Competition – Drafting, White Building
5:30 PM Vocational Competition – Math, Entertainment Arena
6:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
6:00 PM Open Junior Market Hog Show – Livestock Shelter
6:30 PM K9s In Flight – Center Stage
7:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
8:00 PM K9s in Flight– Center Stage
8:30 PM Western Gunfight Show – Western Town
9:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Leah – West Pavilion

Other Attractions:

Kid’s Club “Discover Agriculture” Contest (5-9 PM)
Vintage Farm Equipment – near Red Building
Almost Amazing Rex & Dana – Strolling

Friday, September 30

10:30 AM – 1:00 PM – Special Populations Event Gates Not Open to General Public
4:00 PM Gates open to all exhibits
5:00 PM Powers Great American Midways open
6:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
6:00 PM Open Junior Meat Goat Show – Livestock Shelter
7:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
7:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
8:00 PM Queen of the Fair Pageant – Entertainment Arena
8:30 PM Western Gunfight Show – Western Town
9:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
9:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage

Other Attractions:

Kid’s Club “Discover Agriculture” Contest (5-9 PM)
Vintage Farm Equipment – near Red Building
Almost Amazing Rex & Dana – Strolling

Saturday, October 1

11:00 AM Gates open to all exhibits
12:00 Noon Powers Great American Midways open
12:00 Noon Open Junior Market Lamb Show – Livestock Shelter
1:30 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
2:30 PM K-9s in Flight – Center Stage
3:30 PM Kids Olympics – Food Court Area
4:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
5:30 PM K-9s in Flight – Center Stage
6:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
7:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
8:30 PM Western Gunfight Show – Western Town
9:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
9:30 PM K-9s in Flight – Center Stage

Other Attractions:

Kid’s Club “Discover Agriculture” Contest
Vintage Farm Equipment – near Red Building
Almost Amazing Rex & Dana – Strolling

Sunday, October 2

1:00 PM Gates open to all exhibits
1:00 PM Powers Great American Midways open
1:00 PM Beef Heifer Show – Livestock Shelter
1:30 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
2:00 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
3:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
4:00 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
4:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
5:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
6:00 PM Motorcycle Madness Stunt Show – Grandstand
7:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
8:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion

Other Attractions:

Kid’s Club “Discover Agriculture” Contest (2-8 PM)
Vintage Farm Equipment – near Red Building
Almost Amazing Rex & Dana – Strolling

Monday, October 3

4:00 PM Gates Open to All Exhibits
5:00 PM Powers Great American Midways open
5:30 PM Vocational Competition, Carpentry – Educ.Showplace
5:30 PM HOSA Spelling Bee – Entertainment Arena
6:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
6:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
7:00 PM Motorcycle Madness Stunt Show – Grandstand
7:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
8:00 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
8:30 PM Western Gunfight Show – Western Town
9:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion

Other Attractions:

KID’S CLUB “Discover Agriculture” Contest 5-9 PM
Vintage Farm Equipment – near Red Building
Almost Amazing Rex & Dana – Strolling

Tuesday, October 4

8:00 – 12:00 Noon Second Flower Show Entries accepted
12:00 Noon   Gates open to all exhibits

SENIOR CITIZENS DAY (Free admission for all persons 60 years of age and above)

12:00 Noon Pie Baking Contest – Pavilion
1:00 PM Judging Second Flower Show
2:00 – 4:00 PM Flu Shots Available through Walgreens – Free with Medicare – Pavilion
3:00 PM Salute to Senior Citizens – East Pavilion
4:30 PM Livestock Skillathon – Livestock Shelter
5:00 PM Powers Great American Midways open
5:30 PM Vocational Competition, Auto Mechanics –Educational Showplace
6:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
6:00 PM Spelling Bee – Entertainment Arena
6:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
7:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
7:00 PM Motorcycle Madness Stunt Show – Grandstand
8:00 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
8:30 PM Western Gunfight Show – Western Town
9:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion

Other Attractions:

KID’S CLUB “Discover Agriculture” Contest 5-9 PM
Vintage Farm Equipment – near Red Building
Almost Amazing Rex & Dana – Strolling

Wednesday, October 5

4:00 PM Gates open to all exhibits
4:30 PM Grade K-2 Talent Contest – Entertainment Arena
5:00 PM Cheerleading Contest – Grandstand
5:00 PM Powers Great American Midways open
6:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
6:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
7:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
7:00 PM Grades 3-5 Talent Contest – Entertainment Arena
8:00 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
8:30 PM Western Gunfight Show – Western Town
9:00 PM Extreme Illusions – West Pavilion

Other Attractions:

KID’S CLUB “Discover Agriculture” Contest
Vintage Farm Equipment – near Red Building
Almost Amazing Rex & Dana – Strolling

Thursday, October 6

4:00 PM Gates open to all exhibits
4:00 PM Tractor Operators’ Contest – Grandstand
4:30 PM Grades 6-8 Talent Contest – Entertainment Arena
5:00 PM Powers Great American Midways open
5:30 PM Vocational Competition, Masonry – Educational Showplace
5:00 PM Open Pony and Mule Show – Livestock Shelter
5:30 PM Open Horse Show – Livestock Shelter
6:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan – East Pavilion
6:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
7:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
7:00 PM Grades 9-12 Talent Contest – Entertainment Arena
7:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
9:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion

Other Attractions:

KID’S CLUB “Discover Agriculture” Contest
Vintage Farm Equipment – near Red Building
Almost Amazing Rex & Dana – Strolling

Friday, October 7

4:00 PM Gates open to all exhibits
5:00 PM Powers Great American Midways Open
5:30 PM Science Competition – Entertainment Arena
6:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan –West Pavilion
6:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
7:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
8:00 PM Legends Show – East Pavilion
8:30 PM Western Gunfight Show – Western Town
9:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
9:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage

Saturday, October 8

11:00 AM Gates open to all exhibits
12:00 Noon Powers Great American Midways open
1:00:PM Ugly Pick Up Truck Contest – Grandstand
1:30 PM Demolition Derby – Grandstand
1:30 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana Ryan– East Pavilion
2:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
3:30 PM Kids Olympics – Food Court Area
4:00 PM Extreme Illusions – West Pavilion
5:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage
6:00 PM Almost Amazing Rex & Dana –East Pavilion
7:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
8:30 PM Western Gunfight Show – Western Town”
9:00 PM Extreme Illusions – Josh & Lea – West Pavilion
9:30 PM K9s in Flight – Center Stage

Other Attractions:

Kid’s Club “Discover Agriculture” Contest 12-8 PM
Vintage Farm Equipment – near Red Building
Almost Amazing Rex & Dana – Strolling

Sunday, October 9

8:00 AM Release Livestock Entries
2:00 – 4:00 PM   Release all other entries and exhibits