Fair fun continues in Switzerland County
Thursday, July 11, 2013 11:00 AM
Grandstand events, 4-H animal projects and midway booths return to the Switzerland County Fairgrounds as the annual fair begins Saturday through July 20.
(Courier file photos by Ken Ritchie)
2013 Switzerland County 4-H Fair Schedule
Saturday, July 13
7:30 p.m. - Fashion Revue
Sunday, July 14
3 p.m. - Horse and Pony Show
Monday, July 15
9 a.m. - Tractor Driving Contest
5:30 p.m. - Rabbit Show
6:30 p.m. - Greased Pig Contest
7 p.m. - Little Miss and Little Mister Contest
Tuesday, July 16
5:30 p.m. - Center Square Baptist Church lasagna dinner
6:30 p.m. - Swine Show
Wednesday, July 17
9 a.m. - Dog Show
10:30 a.m. - Mini 4-H Fun Day
1 p.m. - 4-H Fun Day
4 p.m. - Poultry Show
6:30 p.m. - Baby Contest
6:30 p.m. - Johnny Andrew Memorial Pedal Tractor Pull
7 p.m. - Truck and ATV Drags
Thursday, July 18
10 a.m. - Cat Show
1 p.m. - Pocket Pet Show
4 p.m. - Beef Show
6 p.m. - Cornhole Tourney
7 p.m. - Meat Goat Show and Dairy Goat Show
7:30 p.m. - Silly Safari
Friday, July 19
9 a.m. - Shooting Sports
1 p.m. - Dairy Show
2:30 p.m. - Sheep Show
7 p.m. - Sanctioned Truck and Tractor Pull
Saturday, July 20
10 a.m. - Round Robin Showmanship
3 p.m. - Auction Barbeque
4 p.m. - 4-H Livestock Auction
7 p.m. - Mud Run
The 4-H Exhibit Hall will be open from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday. The hall will also be open from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on the last day of the fair.
The Commercial Building will be open from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday with the building open from noon to 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 20.
Grandstand events begin Monday with the greased pig contest. The entrance fee to the grandstand area is $1. The truck and ATV drags will be Wednesday with an grandstand price of $5.
The truck and tractor pull, sponsored by Switzerland County Tourism, will be Friday with the mud run held on Saturday. Grandstand admission for those events is $10.
All other events held in the grandstand area will be $5.