The Ohio Adams County Fairgrounds

836 Boyd Avenue
West Union, OH

2016 JUNIOR FAIR CALENDER OF EVENTS

ALL ANIMALS MAY ENTER THE FAIRGROUND ON SATURDAY OR SUNDAY MORNING, WITH THE ARRIVAL DEADLINE OF 11:00 AM SUNDAY, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF LACTATING COWS, RABBITS, AND POULTRY

SATURDAY, JULY 9

9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Booth Set-Up

2:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Exhibitors’ Meeting

SUNDAY, JULY 10

9:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . ....... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Booths must be in place

9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. . .. Turkeys and Miscellaneous Birds Check-In

9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. . . . . . Fancy and Production Poultry Check-In

9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m...............................Market and Breeding Rabbits 

10:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . ........ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Booth Judging

10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.. . . .Ducks, Geese, Misc. Waterfowl Check-In

11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.  ..Commercial Meat-Type Chickens Check-In

11:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Arrival Deadline, All Large Animals

Noon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Market Lamb Weigh-In

1:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Steer and Feeder Calf Weigh-In

4:00 p.m....................................................................Parade Line Up 

5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Crop and Shop Registration

7:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . .Crowning of 2014 Fair Queen and Court

9:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . .Deadline, Sheep Showmanship Sign-Up

MONDAY, JULY 11

8:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Market Hog Weigh-In

10:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4-H Cloverbud Interviews

Noon...... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Market Goat Weigh-In

3:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4-H Style Revue

6:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Sheep Showmanship

                                                  followed by Sheep Breeding Show

7:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Market Lamb Show

9:00 p.m. . . . . . . .. .Deadline, Dairy Goat Showmanship Sign-Up

TUESDAY, JULY 12

8:30 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ................ . . .Rabbit Show

8:30 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Judging Contest Entry Deadline

9:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Jr Fair Livestock Judging Contest

9:00 a.m......................................Jr Fair Horse Show - Back Arena 

2:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..Goat Showmanship, Followed

                                              By Dairy & Miscellaneous Goat Show 

5:00 p.m......................................................... Swine Breeding Show

6:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Market Hog Show

6:00 p.m....................................Jr Fair Horse Show - Center Ring 

9:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . .. . .. .Deadline, Swine Showmanship Sign-Up

                                           and Meat Goat Showmanship Sign-Up 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 13

8:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Crop and Shop Project Judging

8:30 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ................ .Poultry Show

9:00 a.m...........................................................Swine Showmanship

2:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . ..... . . . . .Non-Livestock Awards Ceremony,  

 

 

 

 

                              including Crop and Shop Awards Presentation,

                                                              and Cloverbud Graduation 

5:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Meat Goat Showmanship,

                                            followed by Meat Doe Breeding Show

7:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Market Goat Show

 

9:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Deadline, Beef Showmanship Sign-Up

10:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . .Arrival Deadline, Lactating Dairy Cattle

THURSDAY, JULY 14

9:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Jr. Fair Horse Show-Back Arena

10:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Beef Showmanship,

11:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4-H Pledge Contest

2:00 p.m.  ......................................................Beef Breeding Show 

4:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Feeder Calf Show

6:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Steer Show (at least

                        30 minutes after the end of the Feeder Calf Show)

9:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .(or one hour after end of Steer Show)

                              Deadline to submit home/sale/stockyards card

                            to identify which animal will go through the Sale

9:00 p.m............................Deadline, Dairy Showmanship Sign-Up 

10:00 p.m........Non-Sale Beef, Goats, Sheep, and Swine Released 

FRIDAY, JULY 15

7:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . . .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Load stockyard trucks

9:00 a.m. . . . . . . . . ... . . . . . . ...... Jr. Fair Horse Show-Back Arena

9:00 a.m. . . . . . . . ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Jr Fair Baking Contest

9:00 a.m. . . . . . ...... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Dairy Showmanship,

                                                                       followed by Dairy Show

1:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Baking Contest Awards Presentation

5:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . .Small Animal, Baked Goods, and Crop Sale

                                                                      (Broadcast live on C103)

                        Rabbits and Poultry released following Animal Sale 

8:00 p.m. . .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Awards Roundup

8:30 p.m. . . . .... . . . . . . . . . . . .Showmanship Sweepstakes Contest

10:00 p.m. . . . ..... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Livestock Sale Set-Up

10:00 p.m. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Horses and Dairy Cattle Released

10:30 p.m. . . . . . ... . . . . . ...............................Livestock Sale Set-Up

SATURDAY, JULY 16

6:00 a.m.. . . . . .Non-Sale and Breeding Swine must be off grounds

10:45 a.m. . . . . . . ... . . . . . . .Pre-Sale Announcements/Recognition

11:00 a.m. . . . . . . ....... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Livestock Sale

                                                                      (Broadcast live on C103)

6:00 p.m. . . . . . ..... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Booths may be taken down