Wright County Fair
July 11-16, 2018
THANKS FOR A GREAT FAIR!

Schedule

FRIDAY, JUNE 8

4:00 PM
Deadline for all 4-H & FFA entries due at Extension Office (IMPORTANT: All livestock entries are due at 4:00 p.m., Friday, June 8 at the Extension Office. The only late entries that will be accepted will be by Friday, June 15 and only if accompanied with a $25 payment per person in addition to the entry fee. Absolutely “no” livestock entries will be accepted after 4:00 p.m. on June 15.)
TUESDAY, JUNE 19

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Judging of 4-H Clothing Event
SATURDAY, JULY 7

8:00 - 11:00 AM
Pullorum Testing at Fairgrounds. $1.00 per bird.
TUESDAY, JULY 10

8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Judging of 4-H Creative Arts, Animals, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Personal Development, Horticulture, Family Consumer Sciences, Science, Engineering and Technology
4:30 - 6:30 PM
Enter all Open Arts & Crafts Exhibits (In 4-H Building)
WEDNESDAY, JULY 11

7:30 - 8:30 AM
Horse Arena Open for warm-up
8:00 AM
Judging Open Arts & Crafts
8:30 AM
Mandatory Horse Exhibitor Meeting
9:00 AM
Judging of 4-H & FFA Horse & Pony Show
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Poultry Check-in (Note: Testing is Saturday, July 7 this year)
2:00 - 3:30 PM
Sheep & Meat Goat Weigh-in
3:30 - 5:00 PM
Queen Candidate Judging
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Clover Kids Judging
6:00 PM
Wright County Fair Parade, sponsored by the Eagle Grove Chamber of Commerce
6:30 PM - CLOSE
Carnival, Ozark Amusements
7:00 PM
FREE Watermelon Feed (at Greenwood Park)
sponsored by Security Savings Bank and the Eagle Grove Fareway Store
7:30 PM
Recognition of Parade Grand Marshal, Scholarship Recipients and 3rd Annual Little Miss & Mister Contest, followed by Crowning of Wright County Fair Queen (Free Stage)
9:00 PM OR DUSK
Screen on the Green - Wonder (Free Stage)
THURSDAY, JULY 12
All livestock, except horses, poultry and rabbits, must be in place by 12 noon
* Antique Tractors on display


7:00 - 9:00 AM
Mandatory Health Check-in for Rabbits (In Rabbit Building) All rabbits must be in cages.
8:30 - 11:00 AM
Enter all Open Show Horticulture Exhibits
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4-H Exhibit Building and Open Arts & Crafts Building OPEN
9:00 AM
Judging of Poultry
10:45 - 11:30 AM
Cattle Weigh-in
12:00 - 9:00 PM
Commercial Buildings OPEN
12:30 PM
Judging of Open Horticulture Exhibits (4-H Building)
1:00 PM
Judging of Rabbits
5:00 PM
Barrel Horse Competition - Free Event in Horse Arena
5:00 PM - CLOSE
Carnival, Ozark Amusements
5:00 PM - DONE
Fair’s Annual Supper sponsored by the Fair Board (FREE with Grandstand button) (Free Stage Area)
5:30 PM
Entertainment by Billy Heller Free Event
7:00 PM
4-H “Fashion Revue” & “Share the Fun” (Free Stage)
FRIDAY, JULY 13
* Chain Saw art demonstrations throughout the day
* Antique Tractors on display


9:00 AM
Judging of Sheep
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4-H Exhibit Building and Open Arts & Crafts Building OPEN
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
STEM Fun (4-H Building)
12:00 - 9:00 PM
Commercial Buildings OPEN
1:00 PM
Judging of Dairy Cattle, Goats, & Alpaca
2:00 PM - CLOSE
Carnival, Ozark Amusements
3:00 PM
Duct Tape Challenge (4-H Building)
5:00 PM
Judging of Pets
6:00 PM
Honoring Our Veterans (Free Stage)
7:30 PM
Fantasy Truck Pullers (Grandstand)
SATURDAY, JULY 14
* Chain Saw art demonstrations throughout the day
* Antique Tractors on display


8:00 AM
Judging of Swine
9:00 11:00 AM
STEM Fun (4-H Building)
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4-H Exhibit Building and Open Arts & Crafts Building OPEN
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Commercial Buildings OPEN
10:00 AM
4-H Communication Judging and Pride of Iowa Contest
2:00 PM - CLOSE
Carnival, Ozark Amusements
3:00 PM
4-H Mystery Bag Cooking Contest (4-H Building)
4:30 PM
Group Picture of ALL 4-H & FFA members (meet at Show Arena) *Wear 4-H/FFA shirt (New Time)
5:00 PM
Barnyard Olympics
7:30 PM
Lumberjack Show (Grandstand)
SUNDAY, JULY 15
* Chain Saw art demonstrations throughout the day
* Antique Tractors on display


9:00 AM
Judging of Beef
11:00 AM
Ecumenical Worship Service - Cowboy Church (Free Stage)
11:30 AM - GONE
FREE Sweet Corn Feed sponsored by Wright County Farm Bureau
12:00 - 4:00 PM
Show & Shine Car Show
12:00 - 6:00 PM
4-H Exhibit Building and Open Arts & Crafts Building OPEN
12:00 - 8:00 PM
Commercial Buildings OPEN
1:00 PM
Bucket Bottle Calf Show
2:00 PM - CLOSE
Carnival, Ozark Amusements (FINAL DAY)
4:00 PM
Kiddie Pedal Tractor Pull (Show Arena)
4:30 PM
State Fair & Alternate Picture - 4-H Exhibit Building
5:30 PM
Woodcarving & Quilt Auction - (Free Stage)
6:00 PM
Release of 4-H Exhibits, Open Horticulture and Open Arts & Crafts
6:30 PM
Mariachi Band - (Free Stage)
8:00 PM
Wright Rodeo - Grandstand with fireworks to follow
8:00 PM
Release of all breeding stock not being sold at the auction. Includes Bucket Calves & Novice Lambs
MONDAY, JULY 16
* Chain Saw art demonstrations throughout the day
* Antique Tractors on display


7:00 AM
FREE Pancake Breakfast sponsored by Prairie Energy (Comm. Bldg #1)
10:00 AM
Livestock Sale in the Show Ring. Small Animals - seller must provide a container for purchaser to carry away animal after checked out with superintendent.
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