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2017 Nemaha County Fair Schedule
Livestock Show schedule will be 4H, FFA, Open Class .
Sunday, July 9th - 6:00 pm Set up/cleanup fairgrounds
Monday, July 10th 4H /FFA / Clover Kid Entry only
3:00 -7:00 pm Pre-Fair Judging and Entry of FFA/ 4-H Home Economics & General Areas Exhibits (Except Horticulture) . -- Clover Kid projects entered and interviewed –4H building.
Tuesday July 11th New Day for Open Class to Enter
5:00-8:00 pm Open Class: entering in 4H building - All Home Economics & General areas exhibits –Including Garden Art Contest. (Horticulture will be entered on Thursday morning in 4-H building.)
8:00 am Open Class Judging in progress (fair buildings are closed to the public)
5:00 -9::00pm Fairgrounds Open for All Livestock. Livestock will be weighed as unloaded
9:00 pm ALL livestock (4-H /FFA & Open Class) MUST BE IN PLACE
7:00 am Band/music Boosters Food Stand opens for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (all four days)
8:00 am Horse Show
8:00 –10:00am Horticulture/Beautiful Buckets- 4-H building
8:30-10 am Entry of Open Class Horticulture Exhibits -4-H Building’s South Door
9 am-10 pm 4-H Building opens to Public
10:00 am 4-H Shooting Sports-Archery--Ball Field Area
10:30 – 12:30pm Approx time -Judging open class - judging begins after 4-H judging is done.
1:00 pm Sheep Show & Meat Goat Show - Livestock Arena
4:00 pm Rabbit Show - Livestock Arena
5 - 10:00 pm Commercial Building - Open to the Public
6:00 pm River City Carnival on midway
2:00 pm Poultry Show (Waterfowl-Pigeons)
3:30 pm Edward Wunder – That Hypnotist
6:00 pm River City Carnival on the Midway
6:00 pm Parade (From Courthouse to Fairgrounds) Theme “Something Old, Something New”
After the Parade the Nemaha Co Extension will serve Ice Cream in the Open Air Building
7:30 pm Dairy Goat Show/Pygmy/Other Goat Show -Livestock arena
7:55 pm Winners of the Garden art contest announced.
8:00 pm Pioneer & Heritage Farm Awards
Free Grandstand Show – That Hypnotist -
Saturday July 15th
8:00 am Bucket Calf Show / Beef Show
9 am-10 pm 4-H Building open to the Public
10 am–10pm Commercial building -Open to the Public
10:30 am Clover Kid Pet Show
11:00 am Rocket Launch (weather permitting)
12:30 pm 4-H Top Award Pictures
1:00 pm Horse, Dairy & Livestock Judging Contests-
1-6:00 pm River City Carnival on Midway (Kid’s day)
3:30- 8:30 pm Balloon artist – Colors da Clown
7:15 pm FFA Ag Olympics
7- midnight Beer garden - No gate charge.
9:00-12:00 Shawn Cole & DRUNk MoNkeY
8:30 am Faith at the Fair (a non-denominational service)-Open Air Building-(Brock Christian Church)
11 am 4-H & Commercial buildings -Open to the Public
1:00 pm River City Carnival on Midway-(1pm-6pm)
age 12 and under -- discounted tickets
1:30 pm Presentation of McIninch Judging Trophy & 4-H Herdsmanship Awards
2:00 pm 4-H / FFA Livestock Premium Sale
4:00 pm Wood Sculpture Auction - Proceeds of Auction Benefits Nemaha County Agricultural Society
5:30 pm All Exhibits Released (4-H / FFA and Open Class). (4-H Building Will Be Open For 1 Hour)
Nemaha County Agricultural Society is not responsible for exhibits or items not picked up.
Monday, July 17th
Open Class entry cards may be picked up at the UNL Extension Office/Nemaha County Courthouse / Bohl Plumbing & Heating/ Quilt shops or online at www.nemahacountyfair.org
Open Class Premium money will be handed out on Sunday night at 5:30 pm. Please remember to pick it up when you pick up your exhibits.
Premium money will be held for 1 week (to be picked up at Bohl Plumbing & Heating – east of the stoplight) – after 7 days the premium money will be forfeited.