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2013 Leavenworth County Fair - Schedule


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TUESDAY, JULY 30

8:00 - 9:30 a.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Goats & Sheep entries weighed in

(Sheep/Goat Barn )

8:00 – 9:00am

Open class home economics entries accepted, Home Economics Building.

8:00 a.m. - Noon

4-H Clothing entries accepted (Tonganoxie 4-H Building)

4-H Project Displays set-up

4-H Booth/Banner entries accepted (Green Metal Building)

4-H/FFA/Open Class Poultry entries accepted

(Poultry Barn )

4-H/FFA/Open class Rabbit entries accepted (Rabbit barn)

9:00 a.m.

4-H Electricity Consultation Judging (Green Metal Building)

10:00am

Open class home economics judging and open class ceramics judging.

9:30 - 11:00 a.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Beef entries weighed in

(Livestock Barns)

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

4-H Photography entries accepted (Tonganoxie 4-H Building)

11:00 a.m.

4-H Bucket Calf entries accepted/ weighed in

(Livestock Barns)

Noon

Opening ceremony colors presented at flag pole by Tonganoxie VFW Post 9271 and Tonganoxie High School Band. Guest Speaker: Dennis Bixby, County Commissioner 3rd District

1:00 p.m.

4-H Entomology Consultation Judging (location TBD)

4-H Forestry Consultation Judging (location TBD)

4-H Geology Consultation Judging (location TBD)

4-H Photography Consultation Judging (Tongie 4-H Building)

4-H Home Environment Judging (Tonganoxie 4-H Building)

1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Vegetables, Plant Science & Bee

Science entries accepted (Green Metal Building - east side)

1:00 - 5:30 p.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Poultry entries accepted (Poultry Barn)

2:00 p.m.

4-H Booths, Banners and Project Displays Judging

(Green Metal Building - west side )

5:00 p.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Vegetables & Plant Science Judging

(Green Metal Building - east side)

6:00 p.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Swine Show

(Livestock Show Arena)

Fair photo contest entries due, administration building

6:30 pm

Annual Leavenworth County Fair Parade. Theme: Dust off your boots, get back to your country roots.

7:00pm

Fair photo contest judging, administration building

8:00pm

Al Dyer Memorial Draft Horse Pull, Grandstand. Contact: Jeff Dickinson (913)775-2110


WEDNESDAY, JULY 31

8:00 a.m.

4-H Bucket Calf Consultation Judging

(Big Top Tent)

8:30 - 10:00 a.m.

4-H/Open Class Flower Entries accepted

(Home Economics Building)

10:00am

Alpaca Demonstration, Show arena

9:00 a.m.

4-H Cloverbud Entries accepted & judged

(Tonganoxie 4-H Building)

9:30 a.m.

4-H/FFA Tractor Operators Event

(Check in at 4-H Office)

10:00 a.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Poultry Showmanship

(Poultry Barn)

10:00 a.m.

4-H Rocket Launch

(Baseball field near fairgrounds-weather permitting)

10:30 a.m.

4-H/Open Class Flower Entries judged

(Home Economics Building)

10:30 a.m. - Noon

4-H/FFA Beef Consultation Judging

(North end of Livestock Arena)

12:30 p.m.

4-H Bucket Calf Fitting & Showing Show

(Livestock Show Arena)

2:00 p.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Poultry Show (Poultry Barn)

4:00 p.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Market & Other Goat Show

(Livestock Show Arena)

7:30 p.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Sheep Show

(Livestock Show Arena)

Entertainment

7:00pm

Hot Rod Garden Tractor Pull, Grandstand, Free Admission

8:00pm

Musical performance by Silas Dogan Band, guest appearance by All of the Above

Big Top Tent, Free Admission

THURSDAY, AUGUST 1

8:00 a.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Rabbit Show

(Rabbit Barn)

8:30 a.m. - Noon

4-H/FFA/Open Class Dairy Cattle accepted

(Dairy Barn)

9:00 a.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Beef Show

(Livestock Show Arena)

4:00 p.m. or Immediately After Beef Show

4-H/FFA/Open Class Dairy Goat Show

(Livestock Show Arena)

5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

4-H Canned Food Drive

(West Parking Gate & 4-H Food Stand)

8:00 p.m.

4-H/FFA/Open Class Dairy Cattle Show

(Livestock Show Arena)

Entertainment

6-10:00pm

Armband Night at the Carnival

7:00pm

National Barrel Horse Association Racing, Grandstand, Free Admission

8:00pm

Musical Performance by The Fairmounters, Big Top Tent, Free Admission


FRIDAY, AUGUST 2

8:00 a.m.

Round Robin Showmanship

(Livestock Show Arena)

9:30 - 10:15 a.m.

Livestock Judging Contest Registration

(Livestock Show Arena)

10:00 – 1:00pm

Senior Day at the Fair, sponsored by Leavenworth County Council on Aging, Big Top Tent

10:30 a.m.

Livestock Judging Contest

(Livestock Show Arena)

11:30 - 1:00 p.m.

Ag Challenge of Champions - open to everyone!

(North end of Livestock Arena)

2:00 p.m.

Set up for Livestock Auction

(Livestock Show Arena)

2:00 – 3:00pm

LV County 4-H Foundation Pie Baking Contest entries accepted

Administration Building, Women’s Division

3:00pm

Pie Judging begins

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Appreciation Reception for 2012 Auction Buyers

(Big Top Tent)

6:00 - 6:15 p.m.

4-H Spirit Awards—to give recognition to a community

family and a business (Livestock Show Arena)

6:30 p.m.

48th ANNUAL 4-H/FFA LIVESTOCK AUCTION

(Livestock Show Arena)

Entertainment

6:30pm

ATV Races, Grandstand

Admission: $10 for Adults, $5 for youths ages 6-12 and free for children younger than 6.

8:00pm

Musical Performance by Southern Reign, Big Top Tent, Free Admission

SATURDAY, AUGUST 3

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

4-H Horticulture Judging Contest

(Green Metal Building)

10:00 a.m.

Ag Olympics—Sponsored by Bell 4-H Club

(Big Tent)

10:00 a.m. - Noon

4-H Dog Agility Show

(Livestock Show Arena)

11:00am – 12:30pm

Turtle Race registration, limit one turtle per child, Big Top Tent,

Bill Adams, superintendent (913)306-5181

1:00pm

Turtle Races, Big Top Tent

2:00pm

Kids Pedal Tractor Pull, 3:00pm, show arena For more info see ad

Entertainment

6:30pm

Demolition Derby, Grandstand

Admission: $10 for adults, $5 for youth 6-12 and free for children younger than 6 years.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 4

8:30 am

Closing ceremony presented by Tonganoxie VFW Post 9271

9:00 a.m.

4-H/FFA Exhibits Released

Fairground Clean-up -- Everyone!