CALENDAR OF EVENTS

81st MARION COUNTY FAIR- July 27-30

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DAILY ACTIVITIES

WEDNESDAY, July 27

8:30 a.m. Judging pigeons, poultry &?rabbits (4-H &?Open Class)

9 a.m. - noon Open Class judging

9 a.m. 4-H entry check-in & judging

Public viewing after judging ? 3 p.m.

1 p.m. 4-H sheep and meat type goat show

6 p.m. Van De Creek Pedal Pull entry - ages 4 to 12 yrs - free

6 p.m. CARNIVAL OPENS

6:30 p.m. Parade ? N. Main to D Street to Ash Street

THEME: ?COWS &?LUAUs?

7 p.m. Van De Creek Pedal Pull

7 p.m. Emprise Bank Watermelon Feed ? outside Pavilion

7 p.m. Central National Bank free sno-cones at J?s Tropical Sno - outside 4-H Building

7:15 p.m. Sweet Adelines? performance - Pavilion

7:45 p.m. Presentation of Commissioner?s Cookie Jar - Pavilion

7:50 p.m. 4-H Style Revue - Pavilion

8 p.m. Rodeo in arena?Tickets available @ fairgrounds

Muttin Bustin?

Calf Scramble?Ages 10 and older

8:30 p.m. 4-H Dog agility demonstration

11 p.m. Carnival closes

THURSDAY, July 28

9 a.m. Dairy goat show

10 am - 1 p.m. 4-H Building judging

1 p.m. Dairy cattle show

5 p.m. Bucket calf and beef show

6 p.m. CARNIVAL OPENS

6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Horse Health-A-Palooza, Scout House - free

horse owner workshop sponsored by Spur Ridge

Vet Hospital (RSVP required)

8 p.m. Rodeo in arena?Tickets available @ fairgrounds

Muttin Bustin?

Calf Scramble?Ages 9 and younger

11 p.m. Carnival closes

FRIDAY, July 29

9 a.m. Swine show

1 p.m. Livestock judging contest

6 p.m. CARNIVAL OPENS

6:30 p.m. 4-H livestock premium sale

7 p.m. Truck &?Antique Tractor Pull in arena - Tickets available

@ fairgrounds

Midnight Carnival closes

SATURDAY, July 30, 2011

8-11 a.m. Airplane rides for kids at Hillsboro Airport ? Young

Eagles program. Free to kids ages 7 through 17 years (sponsored by Marion County Aviation)

9 a.m. 4-H round robin judging

11:15 a.m. 4-H celebration

12 p.m. All exhibits released (4-H, FFA & Open Class) & clean up

ALL OPEN CLASS PREMIUMS PAID AT THIS TIME ONLY (Noon-1 p.m.)

6 p.m. CARNIVAL OPENS

7 p.m. Demolition Derby &?fireworks display,

Tickets available @ fairgrounds

11 p.m. Carnival closes

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Rodeo - Wednesday &?Thursday, July 27 &?28 ??Truck &?Antique

Tractor Pull - Friday July 29 ? Demo Derby - Saturday July 30