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2012 Fair Schedule

July 22 – July 28, 2012

SUNDAY, July 22, 2012

 The Fredericktown Chevrolet Company Day

***         8:00 A.M................................................................................. Worship Service (Multi-Purpose Building)

*             8:00 A.M.............................................................................................. Junior Fair Equine Dressage Show

               8:30 A.M.................................................................................................................................. Gates Open

**           8:30 A.M.................................................................................. Junior Fair Sheep Exhibitor Barn Meeting

**           9:00 A.M............................................................................................. Junior Fair Market Lamb Weigh-In

***         9:00 A.M................................................ Junior Fair Beet & Market Dairy Steer Exhibitor Barn Meeting

***         9:30 A.M........................................ Junior Fair Market Beef, Beef Pool & Market Dairy Steer Weigh-In

**           9:30 A.M.................................................................................... Junior Fair Goat Exhibitor Barn Meeting

**           10:00 A.M............................................................................................ Junior Fair Market Goat Weigh-In

OSB       10:00 A.M....................................................................................... Junior Fair Breeding Sheep Check-In

AG         10:00 A.M................................................................................................................... AG Museum Opens

G            11:00 A.M.......................................... Flag Raising, Opening Ceremony, Jr. Fair King & Queen Judging

*****     12:00 Noon.......................................................................................................... Junior Fair Rabbit Show

**           1:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Sheep Lead

G            1:00 P.M............................................................................................................................ Harness Racing

*****     1:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

***         2:00 P.M........................................................................... Junior Fair Draft Horse & Pony Showmanship

FB          2:00 P.M.................................................................. Flower Specimen and Artistic Arrangement Judging

HP          1:00 P.M............................................................................................................................ Draft Pony Pull

MS         2:00 P.M........................................................................................ 20TH Annual Little Miss Knox County

PL          3:00 P.M....................... Old Time Threshing at the Fair (Shuttles will be provided a ride to destination)

AG         3:00 – 10:00 P.M................................................................................................... Indian Artifact Display

MS         4:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

HP          4:00 P.M. Draft Horse Pull              

               5:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Close

               6:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

**           6:00 P.M.................................................................................................. Junior Fair Swine Showmanship

*             6:00 P.M......................................................................................... Junior Fair Draft Horse & Pony Show

G            7:00 P.M. ......................................................................... NTPA Regional National Truck & Tractor Pull

MONDAY, July 23, 2012

Ross Bros. Salvage, Inc.

*             8:00 A.M................................................................................. Junior Fair Equine Western Pleasure Show

               8:30 A.M.................................................................................................................................. Gates Open

**           9:00 A.M................................................................................................. Junior Fair Sheep Showmanship

***         9:00 A.M.................................................................................... Junior Fair Dairy Showmanship & Show

FB          9:00 A.M....................................................................................................... Grange Exhibit Judging AG

***         9:00 A.M........................................................................ Open Class Dairy Show/Junior Fair Dairy Show

*****     9:30 A.M................................................................................................ Junior Fair Market Poultry Show

4-H         10:00 A.M............................................................................................................. 4-H Vegetable Judging

AG         10:00 A.M................................................................................................................... AG Museum Opens

G            10:00 A.M........................................................................................... Draft Horse & Pony Hitch Classes

UG         10:00 A.M....................................................................................................................... Culinary Judging

**           1:00 P.M. Junior Fair market Goat Show with Meat Production Doe Show Immediately Following              

               1:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

FB          1:00 P.M.................................................................................................................... Horticulture Judging

               2:00 P.M............................................ Release Time for Cows in Milk excluding the Supreme Champion

AG         3:00 – 10:00 P.M................................................................................................... Indian Artifact Display

MS         4:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

               5:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Close

MS         6:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

               6:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

**           6:00 P.M............................................................................................................... Junior Fair Swine Show

***         6:00 P.M.................................................................................................................. Junior Fair Dog Show

G            7:00 P.M........................................................................................................................ Demolition Derby

MS         7:00 P.M ……….…………………………………………………………Lisa & Ashley Burke (Singer)

MS        8:15 P.M. ………………………………………………………………………………….Tone Dawgs

TUESDAY, July 24, 2012

Mid-State Waste Day

               8:00 A.M................................................................................................ Junior Fair Equine Contest Show

               8:30 A.M.................................................................................................................................. Gates Open

**           9:00 A.M......................... Junior Fair Goat Showmanship with Pack & Harness, Pygmy and Dairy Goat

               Show Immediately Following

*****     9:30 A.M. ............................................................ Junior Fair Poultry Showmanship & Production Show

4-H         10:00 A.M.................................................................................................................... 4-H Booth Judging

AG         10:00 A.M................................................................................................................... AG Museum Opens

               1:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

***         1:00 P.M.................... Junior Fair Dairy Market Feeder Showmanship & Show with Market Dairy Steer

               Show Immediately Following

OSB       3:30 P.M............................................................................................ Pen of Three Market Lamb Judging

AG         3:00 – 10:00 P.M................................................................................................... Indian Artifact Display

MS         3:30 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

**           4:00 P.M................................................................................................... Junior Fair Market Lamb Show

               5:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Close

               6:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

MS         6:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

***         7:00 P.M......................................................... Junior Fair Beef Feeder, Beef Pool & Market Beef Shows

G            7:00 P.M............................................................................................................................ Harness Racing

HP          7:00 P.M................................................................................................................................. Motor Cross

MS         7:15 P.M. ........................................................................................... Ta Vaci School of Performing Arts

MS         8:15 P.M.......................................................................................................................... Ma & Pa’s Music

WEDNESDAY, July 25, 2012

Trail City 4X4 Day

               7:00 A.M............................ Release Time for Market Beef, Market Dairy Steers, Dairy Market Feeders,

               Market Goats, Market Lambs, Market Hogs Not Going through the Sale But going to United

               Producers, Inc.

               8:30 A.M.................................................................................................................................. Gates Open

*****     9:00 A.M................................................................................................ Junior Fair Rabbit Showmanship

*             10:00 A.M...................................................................................................... Ground Roping Completion

***         10:00 A.M.................................................................................................................. Goat Costume Class

AG         10:00 A.M................................................................................................................... AG Museum Opens

***         12:00 Noon................. Junior Fair Beef & Market Dairy Steer Showmanship with Breeding Beef Show

               Immediately Following

OSB       1:00 P.M................................................................................................ Junior Fair Sheep Breeding show

               1:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

*             2:00 P.M............................................................................... Junior Fair Equine Contest Challenge Show

*****     3:00 P.M.............................................................................................................. Open Class Sheep Show

OSB       Immediately following open class sheep show. Knox County Lamb Cook-Off (tasting to follow judging)

MS         4:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

***         5:00 P.M........................................................................................... Showman of Showmen Competition

               5:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Close

               6:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

MS         6:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

G            7:00 P.M................................................................................................................................ Rough Truck

MS         7:30 P.M........................................................................................................................... Toby May Band

THURSDAY, July 26, 2012

Ohio Rental Day

& Lew’s Truck & Equipment Repair Day

Senior Citizen Day & Junior Fair Sale Day

               8:00 A.M................................................................................................ Junior Fair Equine English Show

$             8:00 A.M.................................................................................................................... Sale Building Opens

               8:30 A.M.................................................................................................................................. Gates Open

***         9:00 A.M..................................................................................... Sale Announcements & Special Awards

DH         9:00 A.M.......................................................................................................... Draft Horse Halter Classes

DH         9:00 A.M........................................................................................................... Draft Pony Halter Classes

***         9:30 A.M...................................................................................................................... Sale of Champions

AG         10:00 A.M................................................................................................................... AG Museum Opens

PP           10:00 A.M.......................................................................................................... Senior Citizen Day Event

***         12:00 Noon (Appr.).......... Order of Sale in Multipurpose Arena-Fryers, Broilers, Turkeys, Market Dairy

               Steers, Market Beef, Beef Pool, Dairy Market Feeders, Market Lambs

**           12:00 Noon (Appr.)....................................... Order of Sale in Swine Arena-Market Goats, Market Hogs

FB          1:00 P.M................................................................................................................... Artistic Flower Show

PL          1:00 P.M......................... Old Time Threshing at the Fair (Shuttle will be provided a ride to destination)

AG         3:00 – 10:00 P.M................................................................................................... Indian Artifact Display

G            3:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

G            4:00 P.M................................................................................................................ Antique Tractor Parade

*             5:00 P.M....................................................................... Junior Fair Equine Performance Versatility Show

               5:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Close

               6:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

MS         6:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

HP          7:00 P.M..................................................................................................................... Antique Tractor Pull

G            7:00 P.M. (Approximately)................................................ Figure 8 School Bus & Figure 8 Truck Racing

               ...................................... Go to knoxcountyfair.org website for Figure 8 Truck racing rules & regulations

               7:30 P.M.......... Release Time for Market Beef, Market Dairy Steers, Market Goats, Market Lambs Not

               Going through the Sale But Going to a Processing Facility

               7:30 P.M................. Release Time for Dry Cows, Dairy Calves and Heifers and the Supreme Champion

               7:30 P.M.... Release Time for Market Beef, Market Dairy Steers, Breeding Beef Dairy Market Feeders,

               Market Lambs and Market Goats Not Going through the Sale but Going Home

MS         7:30 P.M............................................................................................................................... Autumn Daze

FRIDAY, July 27, 2012

Central Ohio Farmers Co-op Day

**           6:30 A.M............................ Release Time for Market Hogs Not Going Through the Sale But Going to a

               Processing Facility

               8:30 A.M.................................................................................................................................. Gates Open

***        9:00 A.M........................................................................................................ Heart of Ohio Angus Show

*             10:00 A.M......................................................... Junior Fair Equine Horseless Horse & Stick Horse Show

AG         10:00 A.M................................................................................................................... AG Museum Opens

*             12:00 Noon............................................................................ Junior Fair Equine Groom & Clean Contest

               1:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

***         1:00 P.M.......................................................................................................................... Open Beef Show

*             2:00 P.M....................................................................................................... Junior Fair Equine Fun Show

AG         3:00 – 10:00 P.M................................................................................................... Indian Artifact Display

MS         3:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

               5:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Close

MS         5:00 P.M.................................................................................................... All Knox County Youth Choir

               6:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

HP          6:30 P.M................................................................................................................... Lawn Mower Racing

               8:30 P.M.............................................................................................................. Release Time for Horses

G            8:30 P.M......................................................................................................................... Thompson Square

               10:00 P.M.............................. Release Time for Production Poultry, Breeding Rabbits, Breeding Sheep,

               Meat Production Does, Pygmy Goats and Dairy Goats

SATURDAY, July 28, 2012

Movers and Shuckers, LLC

               8:00 A.M........................................................................... Release Time for Still Exhibits until 1:00 P.M.

               8:30 A.M.................................................................................................................................. Gates Open

***         10:00 A.M............................................................................................................ Junior Fair Llama Show

AG         10:00 A.M................................................................................................................... AG Museum Opens

G            10:00 A.M............................................................................................................................ Youth Games

****       10:00 P.M......................................................................................................... Open Class Hog Weigh-In

G            12:00 Noon........................................................................................................... Youth Bicycle Drawing

*****     1:00 P.M......................................................................................................... Terminal Market Hog Show

               1:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

MS            1:00 P.M................................................................................................................................................................. Pedal Tractor Pull

AG         3:00 – 10:00  P.M.................................................................................................. Indian Artifact Display

*             5:00 P.M. ............................................................................................................................. Team Penning

               5:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Close

               6:00 P.M.................................................................................................................................. Rides Open

G            7:00 P.M. ............................................................ Open to the World & O.S.T.P.A. Truck & Tractor Pull

MS         7:00 P.M................................................................................................................................ J and E Band

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