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                                                                         2017 Senior Fair Schedule

                                               
Office Hours: Weekdays:9-5 and Saturdays: 9-12 Stating June 1 Through fair week
                                                                           
Call 419-562-7936 & FAX @ 562-8227

             DUE TO THE NATURE OF A PARTIALLY OUTDOOR VENUE - THIS SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

                                                 PLEASE CALL AHEAD IF YOU ARE COMING FOR A SPECIAL EVENT

THURSDAY, JULY 13

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 pm

  • Entries brought in for Domestic Arts, Ceramics, Paintings and Photography

FRIDAY, JULY 14

10:00 a.m.

  • Judging begins for the entries brought in on Thursday

SATURDAY, JULY 15

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

  • Entries brought in for Produce, Culinary, & Wine

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • Department 1 - 4-H Judging

10:30 a.m. 

  • Judging for produce & culinary - TBA

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • Vo-Ag Project Judging

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

  • Open Class Poultry Check-in

5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

  • JR. FAIR LIVESTOCK MUST BE IN PLACE WITH EXCEPTION OF POULTRY AND RABBITS (hogs will weigh as they enter) 

6:00 p.m. 

  • Baked Goods Auction - IN FINE ARTS BLDG.

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

  • Jr. Fair Poultry weighed in and in place in barn

6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Rabbits in place, must be weighed prior to show

FAIR ADMISSION: 8 YRS. & OLDER - $5 / 7 YRS. AND YOUNGER - FREE

RIDES WILL BE OPEN MONDAY AT NOON-SATURDAY AT CLOSE

SUNDAY, JULY 16  "Knecht's Auto Recycling Day"

 VISIT THE CRAWFORD CO. FARM BUREAU "FUN & EDUCATION CENTER" IN THE WHETSTONE BUILDING
                                   
WHETSTONE BUILDING OPEN DAILY 11:00AM TO 8:00PM ONLY

 

Check our website at crawfordcofair.com as with any outside venue....the weather does come into play on occasion.

8:00 a.m.

  • Gates begin charging
  • All 4-H Family & Consumer Sciences Exhibits and Dept. 1 projects MUST be in place

8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Entries to be brought in for BAKED GOODS

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  • Blood Drive - RV near Youth Building

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Junior Fair Office Open

9:00 a.m. 

  • 1st Flower Show Judging
  • Church Service - 4-H Horse Arena
  • Sheep Barn Meeting
  • Crawford County Fair 5K Stampede/Walk

9:30 a.m.

  •  Alpaca Barn Meeting

10:00 a.m. Garden Tractor Pull Grandstand

10:30 a.m. Baked Goods Judging

10:45 a.m.

  • Dairy Feeders Barn Meeting followed by weigh-in

11:30 Alpaca Show- Arena

12 Noon

  • Horse Skillathon followed by Crowning Horse Royalty - 4-H Horse Arena

12:30 p.m

  • Goat Barn Meeting

1, 4, & 7 p.m. Wood Carver in the Park

1:00 p.m.

  • Grange Booth Judging
  • Wine Judging - Fine Arts Building

2:00 p.m.

  • The Eliminators Classic Car Exibition on the Parking Lot -North Side by Stage-in-the Park
  • Beef Barn Meeting/Pictures

3:30 p.m.

  • Hog Barn Meeting

4:00 p.m. 

  • North Central District Angus Show - Arena

4:30 p.m.

  • 4-H Style Revue - Youth Building 

5:30 P.M.

  • 4-H Projects Awards Program - Youth Building

6:00 p.m. 

  • Demolition Derby (including a class for lawn mowers) @ Grandstand - $5 in grandstand & $10 in the pit
  • Baked Goods in Fine Arts Building

7:30 p.m.

  • Junior Fair Royalty Contest - Youth Building

 

 

MONDAY, JULY 17  "Avita Health Systems Day"

   YOUTH FUN DAY-CHECK OUT THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACTIVITIES      

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Junior Fair Office open

9:00 a.m. 

  •  Jr. Fair Poultry Show - Open Poultry Show to follow 
  • Swine Showmanship
  • Jackpot Show Immediately Following Showmanship
  • Carcass Show Immediately following jackpot show                        

10:00 a.m.

  • 4-H Speech Contest - Youth Building

11:00 a.m.

  • 4-H Horse Show - 4-H Horse Arena

12:00 Noon

  • Demonstrations & Illustrated Talks - Youth Building

1:00 p.m.

  • Art for Kids -- Clothes Pins: Bring in some made from clothes pins - Fine Arts Building
  • 4-H Booth Judging  

1, 4 & 7 p.m. Wood Carver in the Park

5 & 8 p.m. Bengal Tiger Encounter

6:00 p.m.

  • Breeding Sheep Show followed by Market Lamb Show
  • Showmanship and Market Lamb Show

7:30 p.m. Grandstand-Calf Scramble-sign up early for a t-Shirt

             Check our website at crawfordcofair.com as with any outside venue....the weather does come into play on occasion.

TUESDAY, JULY 18 "AgCredit Day"

FAMILY APPRECIATION DAY

RIDES SPECIAL DAY: $5.00 WRIST BANDS EACH SESSION - NOON TO 5 AND 6 TO CLOSING

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Junior Fair Office Open

9:00 a.m.

  • Jr. Fair Rabbit Show

10:00 a.m.

  • Beef Cattle Judging - Show Arena
  • 4-H Horse Show - Horse Arena

12:00 Noon

  • Rides open - Wrist bands-$5 per session: 12 Noon-5p.m. or 6 p.m.-close

1:00 p.m.

  • Art for Kids, Bring in something made of popsicle sticks - Fine Arts Building

1, 4 & 7 Wood Carver in the Park

4 p.m.

  • Cloverbud Sharing Time - Youth Building

4:30 p.m. 

  • Beef Feeder Showmanship - Show to Follow

5 & 8 p.m. Bengal Tiger Encounter.

5 p.m.

  • Junior Beef Showmanship

6:30 p.m.

  • Beef Breeding Show

7:00 p.m.

  • Steer Show

7:30 p.m.  The Eric Sowers Band & Kari Holmes - Grandstand FREE

TBA

  • 4-H Ground Roping - Horse Arena

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY19 "North Central Electric Cooperative Day" 

8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

  • Junior Fair Office Open

9:00 a.m.  

  • Jr Fair Goat Show
  • Favorite Foods Contest - Youth Building

12:00 Noon

  • Rides open - Wrist bands - $10 per session: 12 Noon -5 p.m. or 6 p.m.-close or $16 ride all day!
  • 2nd Flower Show Judging

1:00 p.m.

  • Art for Kids-Craft day for kids 12 and under. Arts and Crafts Building
  • Art for Kids, Marshmallows - Bring in something made of marshmallows - Arts & Crafts Building    
  • "Red Show Review-starring Ronald McDonald-in the Park

2:00 p.m.

  • Free Throw Contest

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Antique Appraiser: Ann Stratton - Youth Building ($1 per carry-in item )

4 & 7 p.m. Wood Carver in the Park

4:30 p.m.

  • Dairy Feeder Showmanship, followed by Dairy Feeder Show, followed by the Holstein Steers

5:00 p.m. Coopers Mill Judging- Fine Arts Building

5:00 & 8:00 p.m. Bengal Tiger Encounter

5:30 p.m.

  • Harness Racing -- Home Talent Colt Stakes Racing with pari-mutuels

 

THURSDAY, JULY 20 "Shearer Equipment-John Deere Day " & "Veterans and Senior Citizens Day ($2.00 admission for Veterans/Seniors all day)"

8:00am

  • Sheep Show Judging

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Junior Fair Office Open

9:00 a.m.

  • 4-H Gymkhana - Horse Arena

10:00 a.m. 

  • Jr. Fair Dairy Show - Arena
  • Jr. Fair Egg Toss - Infield

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.   

  • Senior Citizen Event with Lunch at Noon - by ticket only - Sponsored by Heartland of Bucyrus

12:00 Noon   

  • Rides open - Dollar Day-ride any ride for just a buck - $1 each ride
  • District 9 Holstein Show in Arena

1:00pm

  • Art for Kids, Recycling- Bring in something made entirely of recycled goods -- Arts & Crafts Building

1, 4, & 7 p.m. Wood Carver in the Park

2,5,& 8 p.m. Bengal Tiger Encounter

3:00 p.m.

  • 4-H Versatility- Horse Arena   
  • Barn Games

5:00 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                                                            

  • Jr. Fair Market Hog Show-Arena

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

  • Ham and Bean Supper for Vets at the Youth Building

5:30 p.m.  Harness Racing -- Home Talent Colt Stakes Racing with pari-mutuels

  FRIDAY, JULY 21 "Burkhart Farm Center Day"

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Junior Fair Office open

10:00 a.m.

  • "Back to the Farm" Sale for Dairy & Beef Feeder Calves
  • Horse Fun Show- Horse Arena

12:00 Noon

  • Ride wrist band - $10 per session: 12-5 or 6-close and $16 ride all day!
  • Livestock Judging Contest - Arena

1:00pm

  • Art for Kids, Bring in "real" Mud Pies & list of ingredients - Fine Arts Building

1, 4, &7 p.m. Wood Carver in the Park

2 p.m., 5 p.m. & 8 p.m.

  • Bengal Tiger Encounter

5:00p.m.

  • Antique Tractor Parade in front of grandstand  
  •  Showman of showman in Arena

7:00pm

  • Grandstand - OSTPA tractor & truck pull - $5 in grandstand & $10 in the pit - Sponsored by Silver Sponsors, Burkhart Farm Center, Poet Biorefining, Crop Production Services - Attica, Central Ohio Recycling & Salvage and Mosier Industrial Services Corp. Bronze Sponsors Larrabee Lawn Care-Mowing, Carroll's Truck Parts, &  Henderson Truck Equipment.

SATURDAY, JULY 22 "McDonalds Day"

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Junior Fair Office open

9:00am

  • Jr. Fair Livestock Sale at the Show Arena
  • Garden Tractor Pull

11:00 a.m.

  • Pedal Tractor Pull - By the Stage in the Park- Sponsored by Roger & Dorothy Haas
  • Men's Cake Baking Contest - Fine Arts Building 

12:00 Noon

  • Rides open - $10 per session: 12-5 or 6-close and $16 ride all day!:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

1, 4, & 7 p.m. Wood Carver in the Park

2- 6 p.m. Election of Fair Board Directors at the Secretary's Office

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

  • Last pick up time for Jr. Fair Vouchers

4:00 p.m. 

  • Grandstand -KOI Dirt Drag Racing-grandstand 

SUNDAY, JULY 23

  • 7:00 a.m.

    • Livestock Released
    • All 4-H Family & Consumer Sciences, Clothing & Dept. 1 Projects released  

    8:00 a.m.

    • Merchants Buildings Opened of removal of Exhibits
    • Exhibits released in the Fine Arts Building

    12 Noon

    • Fine Arts Building Closed