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2018 SHAWNEE COUNTY FAIR

“AROUND THE WORLD AT THE SHAWNEE COUNTY FAIR”

 

HORSE SHOW JULY 21-22 

REST OF FAIR JULY 26-JULY 29

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FREE PARKING – FREE ADMISSION  

EVENTS SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE 

Follow the Shawnee County Fair for updates

 at http://www.shawneecountyfair.org

& the Shawnee County Fair Facebook page

 

EH=Exhibition Hall LP=Livestock Pavilion DA=Dock Area EA=Exercise Arena LA=Landon Arena LU=Lowman United MCC=Manor Conf. Center


Friday, July 20

                                      8:00 am                   Judging of Fashion Revue – LU

                                      9:00 am-2:00 pm    Judging of Clothing Construction – LU

                                      9:00 am-2:00 pm    Judging of Clothing Buymanship – LU

                                      10:30 am–1:00 pm  Horticulture Judging Contest – LU

                                      4:00 -8:00 pm         Check in of Horses – LP

 

Saturday, July 21

Open to the public 

                                      7:00 am                   Unloading – LP

                                      8:00-9:00 am           Check-in of Horses – LP

                                      10:00 am                 Horse Show – LP

                                      7:00 pm                   Horse Judging Contest - LP

                                                                      (or 30 minutes after show)

 

Sunday, July 22

Open to the public 

                                      9:00 am                   Horse Show – LP

                                      1:30 pm-4:00 pm    Photography Judging Contest – MCC

                                      1:30 pm-4:30 pm    Entry & Judging of Photography – MCC

 

July 23-25 – No Exhibits

                                                            Monday through Wednesday

 

Wednesday, July 25

Exhibits not open to the public

                                      4:00-8:00 pm          Set Up of Exhibition Hall

                                      4:00-8:00 pm          Hanging up of Photography – EH, Atrium

                                      4:00-8:00 pm          Table Settings Displays set up – EH

                                      5:00-7:00 pm          Cage set up for Poultry –EH

                                      5:00-9:00 pm          Open for Livestock arrivals – LP

                                      6:00-8:00 pm          Cage set up for Rabbits –EH

 

VENDORS GALORE - Thursday: Registration is 8:00-10:00 am

Booths Open Thursday, 10:00 am-10:00 pm

Friday & Saturday 8:00 am-10:00 pm, Sunday 10:00 am-4:00 pm

  

Thursday, July 26 

Buildings open to the public – 8 am-10 pm

                                      7:00-9:00 am           Check in of Sheep – LP

                                      7:00-9:30 am           Check of Swine - LP

                                      7:00-11:00 am         Open for all Livestock – LP

                                      7:00-9:00 am           Entry of Poultry & Rabbits – EH

                                      8:30-10:45 am         Set-up of all Table Setting Displays 
                                                                       and consultation judging Sign-up – EH

                                      9:00-9:30 am           Sheep & Goat weigh-in – LP

                                      9:30-10:30 am         Swine weigh-in - LP

                                      10:30-11:00 am       Beef & Bucket Calf weigh-in – LP

                                      11:00-2:30 pm        Table Setting Consultation Judging – EH

                                      12:00-3:30 pm        Entry & Judging of Foods – EH

                                      12:30 pm-3:30 pm  Entry & Judging of Arts & Crafts, Ceramics, Leathercraft – EH

                                      1:00-2:00 pm          Entry of Construction Zone – EH

                                      2:00 pm                   Consultation Judging of Construction Zone – EH

                                      1:00-3:00 pm          Entry of Woodworking – EH

                                      1:00-4:00 pm          Entry & Judging of Cake Decorating – EH

                                      1:00-5:00 pm          Bake Sale – EH

                                      1:00-6:00 pm          Entry of Open Exhibits – EH

                                      2:00-4:00 pm          Entry Booths & Banners, Educational Displays–EH

                                      2:00-6:00 pm          Judging of Woodworking – EH

                                      3:00-5:00 pm          Entry of Entomology – EH

                                      3:00-5:00 pm          Entry of Wildlife – EH

                                      4:00-6:00 pm          Check-in Clothing Construction/Buymanship – EH

                                      4:00-6:00 pm          Entry of Scarecrows –Atrium

                                      4:00-7:00 pm          Entry of Geology & Rocketry – EH

                                      4:30-6:30 pm          Entry & Judging of Fiber Arts – EH

                                      5:00-6:00 pm          Entry & Judging of Cloverbuds – EH

                                      5:00-7:00 pm          Entry of Electric, Home Environment, Space Tech, Welding – EH

                                      5:30-6:00 pm          Talent Show Check-in – EH – stage area

                                      6:00 pm                   Talent Show – EH stage

                                      6:00 pm                   Consultation Judging of Entomology

                                      6:00 pm                   Swine Show – LP

                                      6:00 pm                   Judging of Open Class Exhibits – EH

                                      6:00 pm                   Judging of Scarecrows - Atrium

                                      6:45 pm                   Auction of Purple Ribbon Baked Goods – EH

TOPEKA MODEL RAILROADERS & N’ SCALERS RAILROADERS
on display at various times - EH

 

Friday, July 27

Buildings open to the public – 8 am-10 pm

                                      7:00 am                   Set up for Dog Show – LA

                                      7:30-7:30 am           Entry of Quilts - EH

                                      8:00 am                   Check-in for Dog Show – LA

                                      9:00 am                   Poultry Show – EH

                                      9:00 am                   Dog Show – LA

                                      9:00 am                   Judging of Electric & Home Environment – EH

                                      9:00 am                   Market, Breeding & Pygmy Goat Show – LP

                                      9:30-10:30 am         Entry of Decorated Eggs – EH

                                      9:30-noon              Judging of Quilt Show-EH

                                      10:00 am                 Judging of Rocketry, Space Tech, Welding and Wildlife–EH

                                      10:00 am                 Jim Cosgrove, “Mr. Stinky Feet” – EH Stage

 

 Mr. Jim -Stinky Feet- Cosgrove

NEW THIS YEAR!

FRIDAY MORNING KIDS CONCERT

EXHIBITION HALL STAGE

“Mr. Stinky Feet” KIDS CONCERT 10:00 am – EH Stage

Come sing, dance and play during this interactive show!

 

Thank you for Sponsoring this Show:

Christ The King Child Care Center logo

                                       10:30 am                 Sheep Show - LP 

12:00-8:00 pm Quilt Show – EH Open to the Public

Entry 7:30 am – 8:30 am, Judging 9:30 - noon 

 

                                      Noon-1:00 pm        Agricultural Challenge of Champions – EH

                                      Noon-2:00 pm        Entry of Crops - EH

                                      Noon-5:00 pm        Rabbit Show – EH

                                      1:00 pm                  Poultry Showmanship – EH

 Topeka Zoo Logo

1:00 pm Topeka Zoo Presentation – EH Stage 

 

                                      1:00-3:00 pm          Entry of Forestry & Crops – EH

                                      1:30-3:30 pm          Consultation Judging of Geology – EH

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2:00 pm-6:00 pm Community Blood Drive – DA

Open to the Public – Look for the Community Blood Bank Donor Bus!

Sign up via the Shawnee County Fair Facebook Page or website.
Walk-ins always welcome!!!
Thank you!!!

 

                                      2:00-4:00 pm          Judging of Banners, Booths, Educational Displays – EH

                                      2:00-4:30 pm          Entry & Judging of Horticulture – EH

                                      2:00-6:00 pm          Community Blood Center Blood Drive - DA

                                      3:00 pm                   Free Watermelon Feed – DA (While it lasts)

                                                                      Donated by Wehner’s of Rossville & Silver Lake

 Topeka Zoo Logo

3:00 pm Topeka Zoo Presentation – EH Stage

                                       3:00-4:30 pm          Judging of Forestry & Crops – EH 

                                      4:00-6:00 pm          4-H Public Presentations – EH Stage

                                      5:00 pm                   Bucket Calf Judging – LP

                                      5:00-5:30 pm          Entry of Pets on Parade – Atrium

                                      5:30-6:30 pm          Judging of Pets on Parade – Atrium

                                      6:30 pm                   Release of Pets on Parade

                                      6:00 pm                   Beef Show – LP

 

 SHAWNEE COUNTY FAIR FREE CONCERT FRIDAY NIGHT 

COME DANCE AND ENJOY

SOME OF THE BEST ENTERTAINMENT

IN THE MIDWEST!!!

  

Saturday, July 28

8 am – 10 pm – all buildings open to the public

                                      7:00 am – Noon     4-H Pancake Feed – LA

                                      7:00 am                   Set up Agility & Rally O – LA

                                      8:00 am                   Check-in Dog - LA

                                      8:30 am                   Dog Agility Orientation for Judges/Exhibitors – LA

                                      8:30 am                   Dairy Goat Show – LP

                                      9:00 am                   Dog Agility & Rally Obedience Show – LA

                                      9:30 am                   Dairy Cattle Show - LP

                                      10:00 am                 Judging of Decorated Eggs – EH

                                      10:00 am                 Poultry Judging Contest & Quiz Bowl – EH

                                       10:00-10:30am      Topeka Acappella Unlimited Chorus

                                                                  Topeka Acappella Unlimited Chorus

                                      11:15 – 11:45 am    Registration for Pickle Eating Contest all ages

                                      11:45 am                 Porubsky’s Pickle Eating Contest ages 10-18 - EH stage

                                      12:15 pm                Porubsky’s Pickle Eating Contest age 18 & up - EH stage

 

PEDAL TRACTOR PULL – LA FREE EVENT

Registration 1:00 pm – Pull starts 2:00 pm – ages 3-12

Sponsored by Shawnee County Farm Bureau 

                                       1:00-2:00 pm          Pedal Tractor Pull Registration – LA

                                       1:00 pm                   Shepherd’s Lead – LP

                                      1:00 pm                   Rabbit Judging Contest - EH

                                      1:00-4:00 pm          Master Gardner’s Activity – EH

                                      1:30 pm                   Celebrity Swine Show – LP

                                       2:00-3:30 pm          Pedal Tractor Pull – LA                                      

                                      2:00-2:30 pm           DoubleStuf Quartet – EH – stage

                                                                      Double Stuf

McCLAIN’S MUTTON BUSTIN’ & RANCH RODEO

Kids of all ages can come and participate in the rodeo!!!

Mutton bustin’ – no one over 60 pounds FREE EVENT

Registration 3:00 pm – Rodeo starts at 3:30 pm - EA

 

                                      1:30-3:30 pm          Kids Activity Corner (kids of all ages) – LA

                                      1:30 - 3:30 pm        Miss Kansas Sweetheart

                                                                     Miss Kansas Sweetheart

                                      3:00-4:00 pm            Northeast Kansas Square Dancers
                                                                       Square Dancing Demonstration with 4-H Members
                                                                       SquareDancingLogo_Modern         SquareDancingLogo_Traditional

                                       5:00 pm                   Livestock Sale – LP

                                      6:00-11:00 pm        4-H Sponsor/Buyer Dinner/Family Fun Night-LA

 

Sunday – July 29

All buildings open to the public 9 am – 5 pm

                                      9:00 am                   Round Robin Showmanship – LP

                                      11:00 am                 Livestock Judging Contest registration – LP
                                                                            (or 30 minutes after show)

                                      11:00 am                 Warm up – Rabbit Agility, EH

                                      Noon                      Rabbit Agility, EH

                                      12:30 pm                 Senior Recognition & Scholarships – EH Stage

                                      1:00 pm                   4-H King and Queen Announced – EH

                                      2:00 pm                   Fashion Revue – EH

 

ALL EXHIBITS RELEASED AT 4:00 PM OR IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE FASHION REVUE – LIVESTOCK WILL LOAD OUT OF THE SOUTH END OF DOMER ARENA.

In association with Shawnee Country Research & Extension and 4-H

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Upcoming Events
Shawnee County Fair - Horse Show Jul 21, 2018 - Jul 22, 2018 — Kansas ExpoCentre - Topeka, Kansas
2018 Shawnee County Fair Jul 26, 2018 - Jul 29, 2018 — Kansas ExpoCentre - Topeka, Kansas
Shawnee County Fair - Dog Show - Showmanship & Obedience Jul 27, 2018 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Kansas ExpoCentre - Topeka, Kansas
2018 Kids Concert Jul 27, 2018 10:00 AM - 10:40 AM — Topeka Expocentre - Exhibition Hall
Shawnee County Fair - Dog Show - Agility & Rally Obedience Jul 28, 2018 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Kansas ExpoCentre - Topeka, Kansas
Upcoming events…

2018 Shawnee County Fair  Free Concert
Friday, July 27th

Rusty Rierson

Rusty Rierson

7:30 P.M.

 

Rachel Louise Taylor

Rachel Louise Taylor

6:30 P.M.

 

More Details and Ticket Locations Here