2016 Schedule of events

2016 JEFFERSON COUNTY FAIR
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

-SUBJECT TO CHANGE-

Sat. July 9th
9:00 AM
• Orientation: Little Miss Jefferson Co. Fair and Junior Miss Jefferson Co. Fair
10:30 AM
• Orientation: Miss Jefferson Co. Fair
Sat July 30th
6:30 PM
• Livestock Exhibitor’s Meeting & Deadline for Livestock Exhibitors
Sat. Aug 20th
7:00 AM
• Fairgrounds Open to Livestock
9:00 AM – Noon
• Horses Entered
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
• Livestock Entered & Scales Open
• TBA – Lambs Tail Measuring
at Show Barn
• TBA – Market Hogs Weighed
• TBA – Market Lambs Weighed
• TBA – Market Goats Weighed
• TBA – Market Steers & Feeder Calves Weighed
• TBA – Scales Closed
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
• All Exhibits Entered
4:00 PM
• Grading of Livestock Animals
6:00 PM
• Meeting of Livestock Exhibitors & Parents
6:30 PM
• Stage – Miss Jefferson County Fair Contest
11:00 PM
• Fairgrounds Close
Sun. Aug 21st
9:00 AM -10:30AM
• Exhibitor’s Breakfast (Open to all exhibitors)
9:00 AM
• Rabbit Judging
Open Class followed by 4-H & FFA
10:30 AM
• S. Barn Church Service
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
• Jefferson Co. Fair Summer Cruise-in
12:30 PM
• Stage New Hopewell Center for the Arts
1:00 PM
• Flag Raising
• Exhibit Buildings Open
• Lawn & Garden Tractor Pull Part 1 – Antique Tractor Area
1:30 PM
• Tractor Driving Contest
• Stage – Little Miss Jefferson Co. Fair Contest
3:00 PM
• Arena – Tractor & 4 Wheel Drive Pull – One Interstate Class
• Sheep Judging, Fitting & Showing
• Market Animals
5:30 PM
• Stage – Kids In Motion
6:00 PM
• Stage – Panhandle Square Dance Club Exhibition Team
6:30 PM
• Stage – Junior Miss Jefferson Co. Fair Contest
7:30 PM
• Slow Tractor Race – Antique Tractor Area
• Arena – Dirt Drag Racing
11:00 PM
• Fairgrounds Close
Mon. Aug 22nd
8:30 AM
• Jeff Co 4-H & FFA Horse Showmanship
10:00 AM
• Sheep Judging – Breeding Animals & Fiber Show
• Poultry Judging
1:00 PM
• Beef Showmanship & Judging – Steers & Feeder Calves
3:00 PM
• Exhibit Buildings Open
• Jefferson CEOS Bake Sale
5:30 PM
• Stage – Shepherdstown Middle School Band
6:00 PM
• Carnival Area Open to Public – Family Night – One Price – Ride All Night!
6:15 PM
• Stage – Wildwood Middle School Band
6:30 PM
• Kiddie Tractor Pull – Antique Tractor Area
• 4-H Demonstration-Exhibit Building #1
• Arena – Tractor & 4 Wheel Drive Pull – One Interstate Class
7:00 PM
• Stage – Jefferson High School Jazz Band
• S. Barn – Bubble Gum Blowing Contest
• Apple Eating Contest
• Marshmallow Eating Contest
11:00 PM
• Fairgrounds Close

Tues. Aug 23rd
9:00 AM
• Swine Judging – Fitting & Showing
1:00 PM
• Fitting & Showing & Market Goat Show
3:00 PM
• Exhibit Buildings Open
• Jefferson CEOS Bake Sale
4:30 PM
• Sheep Dog Demonstration – Horse Ring
5:30 PM
• Stage – Harpers Ferry Middle School Band
6:15 PM
• Stage – Charles Town Middle School Band
6:30 PM
• Antique Tractor Pull
• S. Barn 4-H, FFA & FCCLA Bake Auction
7:00 PM
• Stage – Washington High School Band
7:30 PM
• Arena – Bull Riding
8:00 PM
• Stage CornHole Tournament
8:15 PM
• S. Barn – Watermelon Eating Contest
• S. Barn – Doughnut Eating Contest
• S. Barn – Pudding Eating Contest
11:00 PM
• Fairgrounds Close
Wed. Aug 24th
11:00 AM
• Exhibit Buildings Open
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
• Senior Citizens Matinee – Free Admission – Age 55 & Over
Noon – 2:00 PM
• Ruritan Roast Beef Lunch Special
2:00 PM
• Meat Goat Breeding Classes
• Dairy Goat Judging & Fitting & Showing
6:00 PM
• Carnival Area Open to Public – Family Night – One Price – Ride All Night
6:30 PM
• Kiddie Tractor Pull – Antique Tractor Area
• 4-H Demonstration-Exhibit Building #1
7:00 PM
• Arena – Figure 8 Demolition Derbies
4 and 6 Cylinders
• Demolition Derbies – Cars & Trucks
7:30 PM
• Stage – Band – Daryl Singletary
• S. Barn – Funny Fitting & Showing Contest
7:45 PM
• S. Barn – Corn Eating Contest
• Ice Cream Eating & Milk Drinking Contests
11:00 PM
• Fairgrounds Close
Thurs. Aug 25th
10:00 AM
• Dairy Cattle Judging – Fitting & Showing
1:00 PM
• Beef Judging – Commercial & Purebred
3:00 PM
• Exhibit Buildings Open
4:00 PM
• South Jefferson Ruritan Chicken BBQ
6:00 PM
• Carnival Area Open to Public
6:30 PM
• Stage – Horse Pulling Contest
• Lawn & Garden Tractor Pull Part 2 – Antique Tractor Area
7:00 PM
• Arena – Tuff Truck & Car Contest – 2 and 4 Wheel Drive
• Magic of Michael T – Show Barn
8:30 PM
• Cow Chip Bingo
11:00 PM
• Fairgrounds Close

Fri. Aug 26th
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
• Open Horse Show – Combined Show
3:00 PM
• Exhibit Buildings Open
4:00 PM
• South Jefferson Ruritan Chicken BBQ
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
• Entertainment for Children Jovialll
6:00 PM
• Carnival Area Open to Public
6:30 PM
• Kiddie Tractor Pull – Antique Tractor Area
• 4-H Demonstration-Exhibit Building #1
• Arena – Meet & Greet – Monster Truck Drivers
7:00 PM
• S.Barn – Fashion/Style Show
7:30 PM
• Stage – Timber Sports Competition
• S.Barn – 3 Legged Race
• Water Balloon Toss
• Hay Bale Toss
8:00 PM
• Arena – Monster Truck Show
11:00 PM
• Fairgrounds Close
Sat. Aug 27th
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
• Western Gymkhana Horse Show
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
• Horse Area – Civil War Living History Program by Mark Dudrow & His Horse “Eve”
10:00 AM
• Exhibit Buildings Open
• Arena – Mud Bog
11:30 AM
• Livestock Wash Area Closed
12 Noon
• Sale of 4-H & FFA Livestock Animals
12:30 PM
• Pet Show – Stage Area
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
• Kiddie Matinee – Carnival Reduced Prices
5:30 PM
• Stage – Jefferson High Pop Singers
6:00 PM
• Carnival Area Open to Public
6:30 PM
• S. Barn – Special Awards Ceremony
• Stage – Washington High Vocal Fusion
• Arena – Tractor & 4 Wheel Drive Pull – Three Interstate Classes
7:30 PM
• Mutton Busting – Horse Ring
& Greased Pig Contests
8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
• S. Barn – Karaoke Shepherd Enterprises
8:30 PM
• Arena – Egg Toss
• Exhibit Buildings Close
9:30 PM
• Arena – Tractor & 4 Wheel Drive Pull Continued – One Interstate Class
• Exhibits to be Removed
11:00 PM
• Fairgrounds Close
No special permission will be given to let an exhibitor remove their entry early

Sun. Aug 28th
1:00 AM
• Release of All Livestock
9:00 AM -11:00 AM
• Livestock Exhibitors Group Clean Up
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
• Exhibits to be Removed