Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

June 29, 2013

County Fair schedule set


Greensburg Daily News

---- — July 119:30 to 11:30 a.m. – Farm and home center- entry of open class craft exhibits11 a.m. to 10 p.m. – Farm and home/community/headquarters building open12 p.m. – Judging of open class crafts4 p.m. – Deadline for baby show entries4 to 8 p.m. – Sheep check-in/weigh-in4 to 8 p.m. – Goat check-in/weigh-in5 to 8 p.m. – Poultry check-in5 to 8 p.m. – Rabbit check-in and entry of rabbit illustrated talk, poster, ambassador, and showmanship6 p.m. – Carnival opens7 p.m. – Free stage: yoga and dance by YMCA

July 129 a.m. – Horses may arrive if being stalled9:30 to 11:30 a.m. – Entry of open class flowers, plants and garden11 a.m. to 10 p.m. - Farm and home/community/headquarters building open12 p.m. – Judging of flower and garden6 p.m. – Carnival opens6 p.m. – Open youth horse and pony show7 p.m. – Free stage: 2013 Decatur County 4-H year in review, presentation of 10 year members, recognition of 4-H adult leaders, public fashion review, crowning of 4-H king and queen, presentation of Miss Decatur County and her court, presentation of Chad Holtkamp award, and presentation of Krista Eldridge award8 p.m. – Free stage: Gymnastics & More

July 138 to 11 a.m. – Beef check-in/weigh-in8 a.m. – Horse and pony show- horse arena8:30 to 11 a.m. – Rabbit show, judging of illustrated talk, poster, ambassador and showmanship of rabbit- rabbit barn8:30 a.m. – Judging of twins, triplets, girls and boys followed by boys and girls classes for baby show- free stage11 a.m. to 10 p.m. - Farm and home/community/headquarters building open12 to 7 p.m. – Give from the heart, one can at a time! Farm and home center- bring four non-perishable food items for one free ride1 p.m. – Sheep show- show arena2 to 10 p.m. – Commercial building open4 to 8 p.m. – Goat check-in/weigh-in5 p.m. – Carnival rides open5 p.m. – Barnyard Buddies, south of Optimist food stand

July 146 to 11 a.m. – Swine check-in8 a.m. – Horse and pony show- horse arena11 a.m. to 10 p.m. - Farm and home/community/headquarters building open1 p.m. – Entry and judging of 4-H barbeque project in farm and home building1 p.m. – Registration for pedal tractor pull- free stage1:30 p.m. – Pedal tractor pull- free stage2 to 10 p.m. – Commercial building open2:30 p.m. – Free stage: community vesper service3 to 7 p.m. – Dairy check-in4 p.m. – Carnival rides open4 p.m. – Fair parade5 p.m. – Barnyard Buddies, south of Optimist food stand6:30 p.m. – 4-H and pre 4-H lamb halter class, show arena7 p.m. – Gospel music

July 158:30 a.m. – Beef judging- show arena9:30 to 11:30 a.m. - Entry of open class food exhibits10 a.m. – 4-H poultry judging11 a.m. to 10 p.m. - Farm and home/community/headquarters building open12 p.m. – Judging of open class food exhibits4 to 10 p.m. – Commercial building open5 p.m. – Barnyard Buddies, south of Optimist food stand6 p.m. – Carnival opens “Country Fair Bargain Day” (all rides take 1 ticket)6 p.m. – Auction of open class food champion exhibits6:30 p.m. – Free stage: pie eating contest (proceeds from auction and pie eating contest to benefit Hospice and New Directions)7:30 p.m. – Free stage: frog jumping contest (ages 5-15)

July 167 a.m. – Rooster crowing contest8 a.m. – Rocket launch: parking lot (weather permitting)8 a.m. – Judging of swine, show arena11 a.m. – Stuffing puppy pillows- farm and home building1 to 10 p.m. – 4-H buildings and open class buildings open1:30 p.m. – Registration of cats and cat posters in farm and home building2 p.m. – Judging of cats and cat posters in farm and home building4 to 10 p.m. – Commercial building open5 p.m. – Cloverbud mini 4-H show, rabbit barn5 p.m. – Barnyard Buddies, south of Optimist food stand6 p.m. – Carnival rides open “Two for Tuesday” (2 people ride for the price of 1)6 p.m. – Talent show (senior 13-21 years old) farm and home building

July 178:30 a.m. – 4-H dairy cattle show, show arena9 a.m. – Horse and pony fun show- horse arena11 a.m. to 10 p.m. – Farm and home/community/headquarters building open11:30 a.m. – Entry of exhibits for “Tasty Tomato Cook-Off”12 p.m. – Judging of entries for “Tasty Tomato Cook-Off”1 p.m. – Goat show, show arena1 p.m. – Carnival opens “Family day at the fair” Big Brothers Big Sisters Day (all rides take 1 ticket)4 to 10 p.m. – Commercial building open5 p.m. – Barnyard Buddies, south of Optimist food stand7 p.m. – Free stage: 4-H awards

July 1811 a.m. to 10 p.m. – Farm and home/community/headquarters building open4 to 10 p.m. – Commercial building open5 p.m. – Barnyard Buddies, south of Optimist food stand\6 p.m. – Carnival opens6:30 p.m. – 4-H buildings close6:30 p.m. – Tom Swain contest, show arena7 to 9 p.m. – Release of 4-H Cloverbud projects, Tri-Kappa and open class

– Daily News