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F-2 GREASED PIG SCRAMBLE

Monday, August 14th

(Following the Little Miss Clarke County Fair Contest)

 

THE PARTICIPATION FORMS FOR ALL CONTESTS WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE FAIR OFFICE STARTING SUNDAY AT 5 PM . FORMS MUST BE TURNED IN BY 1:00 ON MONDAY AUGUST 14TH TO THE FAIR OFFICE (they can be filled out on the spot)

RULES AND REGULATIONS

A.    YOUTH DIVISION - AGES 9 THROUGH 18 YEARS

1.     The Youth Pig Scramble is open to Clarke County 4-H and FFA youths at least nine (9) years of age through eighteen (18) years of age on the day of the contest. Participants must be enrolled in 4-H or FFA by March 1 of the current Fair year.

2.     Contestants and parents must agree to assume responsibility for any injuries or damages resulting from participating in the contest. Parents must certify that the pig will remain in Clarke County.

3.     All who plan to enter the scramble must complete entry blank and liability release forms and turn them into the Fair Office no later than 1:00 p.m., Monday, August 14. The committee will then review those submitted and make decisions regarding the eligibility of each prospective contestant.

4.     Each contestant must be able to provide proper facilities to adequately care for the pig and report at least once a month to their FFA Advisor or Extension Agent the progress they are making.

5.     Pigs for the scramble will weigh between 50 and 65 pounds.

6.     Twelve pigs will be offered in the scramble.

7.     Feed sacks to put the pigs in once they are caught must be provided by the contestants.

8.     All boys and girls who are scramble winners will be given the option:

a.      Take $20.00

b.     Take a pig in the Spring and enter it in the 2018 Fair.

If the choice is to take the pig in the Spring, the pig must meet weight requirements for the next fair or you will have to reimburse the Ruritan Club for the price of the pig. Contestants cannot change their choice once entries are turned in.

9.     Scramble participants will meet behind the stage following the Little Miss Clarke County Fair Contest. Once classes are divided up, there will be no changing.

B. AGES 6 THROUGH 8 YEARS

1.     Contestants must be Clarke County residents and show proof of residency when signing up. Contest is limited to the first 80 youth who sign up. Contestants for the youth scramble must be at least six (6) years of age through eight (8) years of age on the day of the scramble.

2.     Contestants and parents must agree to assume responsibility for any injuries or damages resulting from participating in the contest. An entry and a liability form must be signed and turned into the Fair Office by Monday, August 14, 1:00 p.m.

3.     Sixteen pigs will be offered in the scramble.

4.     Feed sacks are not needed for this contest.

5.     Contestants who catch a pig have the option to pick up their pig immediately within 1 hour after the scramble at the TRACK and take it home, or receive $20.00. Contestants cannot change their choice once entries are turned in.

6.     Once classes are divided up, there will be no changing.

7.     Participants must catch and hold the pig by at least one back leg to win.

C. LADIES- 19 YEARS AND ABOVE

1.     Contestants must be Clarke County residents and show proof of residency and proof of age when signing up. Contestants who enter the Ladies scramble must agree to assume responsibility for any injuries or damages resulting from participating in the contest. All must sign a liability release form and turn it into the Fair Office by Monday, August 14, 1:00 p.m.

2.     Twelve pigs will be offered in the scramble.

3.     Feed sacks will be used in the scramble and must be provided by the contestant.

4.     Contestants who catch the pig have the option to pick up their pig immediately within 1 hour after the scramble at the TRACK or receive $20.00. Contestants cannot change their choice once entries are turned in.

5.     Once classes are divided up, there will be no changing.

 

Thank you to the Sponsors for the 2016 Pig Scramble

Crim Family Triple Oak Farm, Gary & Joanne Hornbaker , Stacy Hornbaker Hornbaker Dog Training, Robbie Hornbaker , Charles Kackley , Skip Levi , Giel Millner Northfield Farm, Alan & Sharon Young , Debbie Zimmerman ,   Berryville Auto Parts,   Clarke County Easement Authority,   Enders & Shirley Funeral Home,   Hollybrook Farm,   Lowry's Crab Shack & Farm Market,   Mario's Pizza,   The Farmers Daughter,   Warfield Homes

 

 

 

Livestock Entries

The Livestock Committee is accepting open entries starting Monday, July 10th with Showorks. Beef entries accepted until July 15th. Goats, Sheep, Poultry, Rabbits and Horses accepted until July 31st. To register visit http://ccrflivestock.weebly.com/

Concert Ticket Sale

Jana Kramer Concert ticket sales start May 5th at noon through ETIX.com

Standing-Room-Only Track: $25

Grandstand: $20

4-H/FFA Livestock

NEW FOR 2017: ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR 4-H/FFA LIVESTOCK EXHIBITORS

REGISTER HERE

All 4-H and FFA exhibitors must have their contact information, livestock being shown, and housing of livestock details entered by March 15, 2017.  If there are any changes after March entry, we ask the exhibitor to contact ccrflivestock@gmail.com so changes can be approved and corrected online.


Congratulations to the 2016 Pageant Winners

2016 Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Helena St. Claire

1st Runner Up: Hannah Mae Bryson

2nd Runner Up: Zoe Viza

2016 Junior Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Mikayla St. Claire

1st Runner Up: Belle Reid

2nd Runner Up: Kellieanne Bryson

2016 Pre-Teen Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Lily Carlisle

1st Runner Up: Emily Vincent

2nd Runner Up: Shyann Palmer

2016 Little Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Layla Crim

1st Runner Up:  Caylee Peacock

2nd Runner Up:  Erica Stull