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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 in 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

 

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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

9:00 am-6:00pm      Helping Hands Humane Society Adoption Van

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

9:30-noon                Judging of Quilt Show-EH

10:00am-6:00pm     Little Feet Farmstead - Petting Zoo - EA

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:

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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

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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

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!!!

 

Make an Appointment Here!

 

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

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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

9:00 am-6:00pm Helping Hands Humane Society Adoption Van

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

10:00am-6:00pm Little Feet Farmstead - Petting Zoo - EA

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 - Bertie Walker

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

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4:00 pm                  Celebrity Swine Show - LP

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

9:00 am-4:00pm Helping Hands Humane Society Adoption Van

9:00 am - 10 am      The Country Parson - EH Stage

The Country Parson

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 Board Elections Oct 23, 2018 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Shawnee County Extension Conference Room
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 Printable Ticket Here