2017 Schedule

Mercer County Fair – 2017 Schedule of Events (pdf)

Mercer County Parade Entry Form

Thursday, July 13
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 4-H interview judging – civic center
10-11:30 a.m. Horse show registration
11 a.m. FFA static exhibit entry deadline
11:30 a.m. 4-H Kick-off (photo of all 4-H’ers in Mercer County)
12 p.m. Horse Show – fairgrounds arena
12 p.m. Commercial booth set-up begins
1:30 p.m. 4-H and FFA rabbit show, poultry show to follow
4 p.m. Carnival opens (advance passes available)
4-8 p.m. Open class static entries accepted
4 p.m. Deadline for 4-H and FFA swine, sheep and goat entries
4 p.m. 4-H and FFA swine weigh-in, sheep to follow
5 p.m. Beer garden opens
5:30 p.m. 4-H and FFA swine show, sheep and goats to follow
9 p.m. The Johnny Holm Band
10 p.m. 4-H building closes
Friday, July 14
8-10 a.m. Open class static entries accepted. No late entries.
8 a.m. Deadline for 4-H and FFA beef and dairy entries
8 a.m. 4-H and FFA market beef weigh-in
8:30 a.m. 4-H and FFA dairy show
9 a.m. 4-H and FFA beef show, round robin showmanship to follow
11 a.m. Judging of open class static exhibits
12 p.m. Commercial exhibits on display
12-8 p.m. Rocky Top Petting Zoo opens
1 p.m. 4-H, FFA and open class exhibits on display
1 p.m. Kids fun day program
1-4 p.m. Gateway to Science
1 p.m. Magic of Keith Raymond
1:30-8:30 p.m. Miss Bows Messy Mania
4 p.m. Beer garden opens
4 p.m. Carnival opens
4 p.m. Magic of Keith Raymond
4 p.m. Cow Chip Bingo – 4-H council fundraiser (by dairy barn)
5 p.m. 4-H and FFA premium sale (hog barn arena)
6 p.m. Bull-A-Rama (Western Edge Bull Riders)
7:30 p.m. Magic of Keith Raymond
9 p.m. Randy James Band
10 p.m. 4-H building closes
Saturday, July 15
8 a.m. All open class livestock must be in place
8 a.m. Weigh-in of open market class livestock
9 a.m. Open class and junior point show (to run concurrently)
swine, sheep, goats, beef
9 a.m. 4-H, FFA and open class exhibits on display
10 a.m. Open class dairy and dairy goat show
10 a.m. Parade through downtown Beulah and past fairgrounds
11 a.m. Beer garden opens
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Antique tractor show
12-8 p.m. Rocky Top Petting Zoo
12 p.m. Commercial exhibits on display
12 p.m. Carnival opens
1-4 p.m. Gateway to Science
1 p.m. The Magic of Keith Raymond
1 p.m. Coins-in-the-sand sponsored by
Erickson Chiropractic/Erickson Farms
1-8 p.m. Miss Bows Messy Mania
3 p.m. The Magic of Keith Raymond
3 p.m. Open class market steer show
3:30 p.m. Open class rabbit and poultry show registration
4 p.m. Open class rabbit show, poultry show to follow
5 p.m. Free co-op barbecue – Public Works Building
5:30 p.m. The Magic of Keith Raymond
7:30 p.m. Stealin’ Country
8:30 p.m. Ricochet
10 p.m. 4-H building closes
10 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Stealin’ Country
Sunday, July 16
9 a.m. Junior point show
10 a.m. 4-H, FFA and open exhibits on display
12 p.m. Commercial exhibits on display
12 p.m. Carnival opens
12 p.m. Beer garden opens
1 p.m. Ranch rodeo
4 p.m. All exhibits released. NO early releases
4 p.m. All are invited to clean up fairgrounds