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63rd Annual Clarke County Fair

2017 Schedule of Events

www.clarkecountyfair.org 

 

 SUNDAY, AUGUST 13

9:00 A.M.- 1:00 P.M.

All Livestock Exhibits Accepted

10:00 A.M. Livestock Exhibitor packets can be picked up

12:00 Noon

All Livestock entries on grounds  (Beef, Sheep, Goat, Hogs)

12:00 Noon Lunch available for FFA & 4-H Exhibitors

1:00 P.M.-3:00 P.M.

Youth Show Poultry and Rabbits accepted

1:30 P.M. Livestock Exhibitors Meeting (Show Barn)

3:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M.

Open Show Poultry and Rabbits accepted

3:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M.

Homemaking, Photography & Fine Arts exhibits accepted

4:00 P.M.

OPENING CEREMONY - Welcome by local officials & Clarke County High School Band and/or Choir

followed by

Pre-Teen Miss Clarke County Contest

followed by

Junior Miss Clarke County Fair Contest

followed by

Miss Clarke County Fair Scholarship Pageant

MONDAY, AUGUST 14

7:00 A.M. Weigh & Grade Market Lambs, Market Goats, Market Swine & Market Steer

11:00 A.M.-7:00 P.M.

Homemaking, Fine Arts and Photography exhibits accepted

1:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M.                    

Agriculture and Horticulture exhibits accepted

3:00 P.M.

Junior & Open Commercial Breeding Doe Show (Show Barn)

followed by

Goat Showmanship Show, the Junior Market Goat Show and the Prospect Market Goat Classes

4:00 P.M.

Gates open

5:00 P.M.

Beef or Chicken Barbecue (sauce prepared by Ruritan Club)

6:00 P.M.

CARNIVAL OPENS – ROSEDALE ATTRACTIONS (www.rosedaleattractions.com)

 RIDE ALL NIGHT FOR $25

7:00 P.M.

Little Miss Clarke County Fair Contest (Grandstand)

followed by

Pig Scrambles: Youth, 4-H/FFA, Ladies Divisions  (Track)

TUESDAY, AUGUST 15

9:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M.

Agriculture, Horticulture and Floral exhibits accepted

9:00 A.M.

Rabbit Shows

 

Poultry Shows

10:00 A.M.

Gates Open

10:00 A.M.-6:00 P.M.

Judge all exhibits, except Beef, Dairy, Swine and Floral

12:00 PM-6:00 PM

Judge Agriculture/Horticulture Exhibits

2:00 P.M.

Junior and Open Breeding Sheep Show (Show Barn)

4:30 P.M.

Junior Sheep Showmanship Show & Market & Bred and Owned Lamb Show (Show Barn)

5:00 P.M.

Pet Show (Front of Grandstand-note new location)

5:00 P.M.

Beef or Chicken Barbecue (sauce prepared by Ruritan Club)

5:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M.

Floral exhibits accepted 

6:00 P.M.

All building exhibits, except Floral, open to public

6:00 P.M.

Carnival Rides Open - RIDE ALL NIGHT FOR $25

8:30 P.M.

Figure 8 Demolition Derby

10:30 P.M.

All building exhibits closed to public

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 16

SENIOR CITIZEN DAY AND CHILDREN'S DAY

All adults (62 and over) and children (15 and under) 
admitted FREE until 5:00 P.M.

9:30 A.M.

Pee Wee Lamb & Goat Olympics (NEW)

10:00 A.M.

Gates & Building Exhibits Open

10:00 A.M.

Junior Beef Showmanship (Show Barn)

10:00 A.M.

Judge Floral Exhibits

1:00 P.M.

Berryville Baptist Rascals Puppet Show (Grandstand)

2:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M.

Reduced  rates for carnival rides

2:00, 4:00, 6:00, 8:00 P.M.

SAWJAC Show

3:00 P.M.

Junior & Open Breeding Beef  Show (Show Barn)

5:00 P.M.

Beef or Chicken Barbecue (sauce prepared by Ruritan Club)

5:00 P.M.

Pretty Animal Contest (Show Barn)

6:00 P.M.

Carnival Rides Open- RIDE ALL NIGHT FOR $25

6:30 P.M.

Junior Beef Steer Show

6:30 P.M.

Dragon MotorSports Truck & Tractor Pull

10:30 P.M.

All building exhibits closed to public

THURSDAY, AUGUST 17

Veteran's Day: All Active & Military Veterans Admitted Free All Day

9:00 A.M.

Dairy Shows (Show Barn)

9:30 A.M.

Sheep & Goat Olympics (Infield)

10:00 A.M.

Gates & Building Exhibits Open

4:00 P.M.

Junior Swine Show (Show Barn)

2:00, 4:00, 6:00, 8:00 P.M.

SAWJAC Show

5:00 P.M.

Beef or Chicken Barbecue (sauce prepared by Ruritan Club)

5:30 P.M.

Bunny Carrot Eating Contest

6:00 P.M.

Carnival Rides Open

6:30 P.M.

Dragon MotorSports Truck & Tractor Pull

10:30 P.M.

All building exhibits closed to public

FRIDAY, AUGUST 18

9:00 A.M.- 12:00 Noon

Fair Day Camp-Ages 5-10  (Call 540-955-5164 to register)

9:00 A.M.

 Ruritan Horse & Pony Show  (Horse Ring)

9:00 A.M.

Tractor Driving Contest

10:00 A.M.

Round Robin Showmanship Contest (Show Barn)

10:00 A.M.

Gates & Building Exhibits Open

10:00 A.M.-6:00 P.M.

PREMIUM MONEY MAY BE PICKED UP IN THE PREMIUM OFFICE

1:00 P.M.

Livestock Skillathon (Show Barn)

2:00, 4:00, 6:00, 8:00 P.M.

SAWJAC Show

5:00 P.M.

Beef or Chicken Barbecue (sauce prepared by Ruritan Club)

5:00 P.M.

Presentation of  Special 4-H and F.F.A. Awards (Show Barn)

6:00 P.M.

Carnival Rides Open

6:30 P.M.

Bunny Hop (Show Barn)

8:00 P.M.

Professional Bull Riding & Rodeo  (Track)

10:30 P.M.

All building exhibits closed to public

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19

CARNIVAL RIDES
Reduced Rates from 2:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.

9:00 A.M.

Sale of 4-H & F.F.A. Livestock (Show Barn) & Milk Auction

9:00 A.M.

Combined Western/Gaited Horse Show & 4-H Horse Show  (Horse Ring)

10:00 A.M.

Gates & Building Exhibits Open

10:00 A.M.-6:00 P.M.

PREMIUM MONEY MAY BE PICKED UP IN THE PREMIUM OFFICE

2:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M.

Reduced Rates for Carnival Rides

3:30 P.M.

Auto Demolition Derby & Minivan Derby

4:30 P.M.

Beef or Chicken Barbecue (sauce prepared by Ruritan Club)

5:00 P.M.

All breeding Livestock released

5:00 P.M.

Sale of Chickens and Rabbits (Poultry Barn)

6:00 P.M.

Carnival Rides Open

8:00 P.M.

Grandstand Entertainment- BRYAN SHEPHERD

10:30 P.M.

All building exhibits closed to public

Exhibits cannot be picked up Saturday Night

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 20

2:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M.

All exhibits must be picked up

Premium Money will be available in the Premium Office

No Pets allowed on fairgrounds

 

   

 

 


Congratulations to the 2017 Pageant Winners

2017 Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Margaret McFillen

1st Runner Up: Ashley Woerl

2nd Runner Up: Stephanie Miller

2017 Junior Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Madelynn Hutchison

1st Runner Up: Trysten Jackson

2nd Runner Up: Kileigh Smallwood

2017 Pre-Teen Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Kendal Lambert

1st Runner Up: Kelsey Elrod

2nd Runner Up: Emily Vincent

2017 Little Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Avalina Bogaty

1st Runner Up:  Kierra Hottle

2nd Runner Up:  Harper Davis
 

Concert

BRYAN SHEPHERD and his band will perform Saturday, August 19th starting at 8:00 PM. Concert is Free! Gate admission is $7 for adults, $2 for children ages 5-15. 

Concert Cancelled

AUGUST 4, 2017

THE JANA KRAMER CONCERT ON AUGUST 19TH HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO SCHEDULING CONFLICTS. REFUNDS WILL BE PROCESSED THROUGH ETIX.COM

WE WILL KEEP YOU UPDATED ON ANY OTHER PERFORMANCES THAT EVENING. 

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/

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.