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    Grundy Center–Grundy County Fair

    July 19 - July 24

    grundy cty fair 2016

    Grundy County Fair July 19-24, 2016

    PRE-FAIR EVENTS
    Friday, July 15th

    6:30 pm Display Set Up

    Saturday, July 16th
    9:00 am Fair Clean Up / Set Up
    Meal sponsored by Mid Iowa CoOp

    Monday, July 18th
    1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Open Class Check In Open Class Building
    1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Non Livestock Judging Alumni Building
    5:00 pm Livestock are allowed to come in

    GRUNDY COUNTY FAIR EVENTS
    Tuesday, July 19, 2016

    7:30 am – 9:00 am Open Class Entry & Judging Open Class Building
    7:30 am Horse Show Check In Horse Arena
    8:00 am Horse Show Horse Arena
    9:00 a.m. Sheep & Meat Goat Check In / Weigh In Upper Show Ring
    9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit & Open Class Buildings Open
    1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Poultry Check In / Pollurium Testing Poultry Barn
    1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Rabbit Check In Rabbit Barn
    1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Dairy / Dairy Goat Check In Dairy Barn
    4:00 p.m. Beef Check In / Weigh In Beef Barn
    4:30 pm Beef Scanning
    5:00 p.m. Bucket Bottle Calf Check In Bucket Calf Barn
    6:30 p.m. Swine Check In / Weigh In (Derby Hogs 1st) Hog Barn
    6:30 pm Sheep & Swine Scanning w/Dallas McDermot
    7:00 pm Sweet Corn Feed &
    Cake Celebrating 100 Years in Grundy County Extension & Outreach

    Wednesday, July 20, 2016
    7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Crop Marketing Program & Conservation Station Alumni Building
    9:00 am – 12:00 pm Cover Crop Field Day & Conservation Station
    9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit & Open Class Buildings Open
    9:00 a.m. Clover Kid Bottle Lamb Show
    9:30 am Sheep & Meat Goat Show Upper Show Arena
    9:30 am Tractor Ride Departure (return at approx. 4:30pm) Alumni Building
    9:30 am – 4:30 pm Quilt Appraisals w/Val Bonk Open Class
    11:00 a.m. Family Fair (sponsored by Operation Threshold) Upper Shelter House
    11:00 a.m. Farm Credit Watermelon Feed
    1:30 p.m. Storytime w/Kling Memorial Library
    1:30 pm Dairy & Dairy Goat Show
    2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. YMCA Carnival (FREE)
    2:00 p.m. – 7:00 pm Trade Show Alumni Building
    3:30 p.m. Livestock Judging Contest
    TBA / 5:00 or 5:30 pm Fair Parade
    5:00 pm Nile Dielschnieder Woodworking demonstration
    6:30 p.m. Family Fun Night Grandstands
    Adult 4-H Awards & Fair Queen and King Announcement
    9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. Fair Teen Dance (5th -12th Grade) Alumni Building

    Thursday, July 21, 2016 Date Night @ the Fair
    7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Pancake Breakfast (Sponsored by Grundy County Banks) Exhibit Building Shelter
    8:30 a.m.- 1:00 pm Swine Show Upper Show Ring
    9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit & Open Class Buildings Open
    12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Inflatables Games & Balloons (Sponsored by Grundy County Corn & Soybean Growers)
    12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Nascar Simulator
    2:00 pm – 7:00 pm Laser Tag (Lincoln Savings Bank)
    2:00 pm Bucket Calf Show Practice
    4:00 pm Communications & Fashion Show Alumni Building
    (Presentations, Share the Fun & Fashion Show, Working Exhibits)
    4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Farmers Market
    4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Food Adventures Taste Test Challenge Sponsored by Grundy County Memorial Hospital
    5:00 p.m. – 7:00 pm FREE MEAL East of Open Class Bldg
    (Celebrating with Exhibitors & their Families Sponsored by GBB&T
    6:00 pm Grundy County FFA Ag Olympics
    6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Little Kids Dance (K-5 Building #1
    7:00 pm Tuff-N-Nuff Miniature Rodeo
    8:00 pm – 12:00 am Band: Neil Hewitt
    9:00 p.m. Movie Under the Stars: Minions sponsored by Dekalb/ASGROW East of Open Class Bldg

    Friday, July 22, 2016
    7:15 a.m. Broiler Check In / Weigh In (Clean & Dry Poultry Building
    8:00 a.m. Poultry Show w/ Little Chick Show Poultry Building
    9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit & Open Class Buildings Open
    11:00 am Clover Kid Rabbit Show
    1:00 pm Rabbit Show
    4:00 p.m. No Fit Beef Showmanship Wheelock Building
    5:30 p.m. Bucket Calf Show
    6:30 p.m. 7th Annual Drew Scott Memorial Open Sheep Show Upper Show Ring
    (Points Sanctioned Heartland Youth Association)
    6:30 pm Micro Mini Tractor Pull
    7:00 pm Figure 8 Race
    7:00 p.m. – 11:00 pm Mechanical Bull Riding
    9:30 pm – 1:30 a.m. Band: Damon Dotson

    Saturday, July 23, 2016
    8:00 a.m. – 1:00 pm Beef Show Wheelock Building
    9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. 4-H Exhibit & Open Class Buildings Open
    10:00 am Dirty Open (Mud Volleyball)
    10:00 am Prairieland Pullers Garden Tractor Pull East End of Grandstands
    12:00 pm BBQ Cooking Contest Judging
    12:00 pm Jennie Bakker Chocolate Chip Cookie Contest Check In Open Class Building
    12:30 pm Micro Mini Tractor Pull
    1:00 pm Jennie Bakker Chocolate Chip Cookie Contest Judging & Awards
    1:00 pm Clover Kid Pet Show
    2:00 pm Pet Show
    4:00 pm Small Town Throw Down (Bean Bag Tournament)
    4:00 pm Dog Show Alumni Building
    7:00 p.m. Trailer Races & Demolition Derby Grandstands
    Fireworks After Dark
    9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. Madd Hoss Jackson

    Sunday, July 24, 2016
    7:00 am – 11:00 am Open Class Exhibits Released
    8:30 am Non-Livestock State Fair Picture
    9:00 am All Exhibits Released (check in to Non Livestock Building no later than 9:15 am)
    Following Check Out Fair Clean Up
    10:30 am Picnic w/Farm Bureau (Fair Clean Up Help Only!

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    Start:
    July 19
    End:
    July 24
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