Union County Fair

Activities and Events are Non-Stop!

The Union County Fair is the place to be during late August.  There are activities and events taking place each and ever day of the Fair.  Make sure to see as many events as you can!

Friday, August 16th

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Open Show Registration at the Fair office.  Please DO NOT bring your exhibit, only tags will be given out.

7:00 p.m. - Ranch Rodeo in front of the grandstand.  Adults $6, children $3

 

Saturday, August 17th

8:00 am - 8:45 am - Entries taken for the Junior Horse show in the office.

8:00 am - FFA Livestock Show, Junior Show Arena

9:00 am - Junior Horse Show, Horse Arena, Junior Rules will be enforced.

9:00 am - 3:00 pm - Junior Entry Registration  - BRING your exhibit item with you.  

9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Open Show Registration at the fair office.  No exhibits to be placed on this day in open show classes. Only tags will be given.  Please DO NOT bring your exhibit, as they cannot be placed in the Exhibit Hall until Sunday.

3:00 pm - Entry Office closed for Junior entries, to prepare for judging. Open registration still open.

4:00 pm - Judging for Junior Classes N and P and ages 5-8, will be judged in the exhibit hall.

6:00pm - 10pm - Carnival Opens!

6:00 pm - Gaited and Western Horse Show, in front of the Grandstand.  Adults $6, children $3

 

Sunday, August 18th:

Adult entries will be taken in the office from 1:00-4:00 and can be placed in the brown Exhibit Hall

1:15 pm -  Pet Parade Registration, Junior Show Arena

2:00 pm - Pet Parade, Junior Show Arena

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Junior Exhibit Area Open, Exhibit Hall

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm - Community Worship Service, Grandstand

6:00pm - 10pm - Carnival Open

7:30 pm - Queen Pageant.  General Admission Tickets:  Adults $8 and children are $5.

 

Monday, August 19th:  

9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open Registration, fair office, bring exhibit items, (exhibit building closes at 12:00 p.m.)

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Junior Livestock Registration, fair office.

1:00 pm - Harness Racing - at the Grandstands - Free Admission

3:00 pm - Junior Tractor Operators Contest - infield of Grandstand.

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Junior Exhibits in exhibit building open.

5:00 pm - Sale Cattle Weigh-in.

6:00pm - 10pm - Carnival Open - Family Night! $10 Armbands!!

7:00 pm - Meeting for all Junior Livestock Exhibitor's in barn area.  

7:30 pm - Steve Hornbeak and the Shawnee Hills Opry  - General Admission Tickets:  $6 for adults and $3 for children

 

Tuesday, August 20th:

8:00 am - Open Class, Livestock and Exhibit Judging

9:00 am - 4-H Livestock Show, Junior Show Arena

10:00 am - Mule/Donkey Halter Classes, Heavy Horse and Mule Barn

10:00 am - Heavy Horse Show  Heavy Horse and Mule Barn

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building Open

6:00pm - 10pm - Carnival Open 

6:00 pm - Peewee Showmanship - Junior Show Arena

7:30 pm - Truck and Semi Pull - in front of the grandstand

 

Wednesday, August 21st:

9:00 am - Junior Swine and Sheep Judging, Junior Show Arena

9:00 am - Open Dairy Judging

1:00 pm - Junior Livestock Beef Judging, Junior Show Arena

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building Open

6:00pm - 10pm - Carnival Open

7:30 pm - Tractor Pull - at the grandstands.  General admission tickets are available.  Adults $8, children $5.

 

Thursday, August 22nd:

Family Day

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building Open

6:00 pm - Junior Livestock Auction, Junior Show Arena. (free)

6:00pm - 10pm - Carnival Open

7:00 pm -  Championship Rodeo 

   

Friday, August 23rd:

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building Open

6:00pm - 10pm - Carnival Open

7:00 pm - Demolition Derby.  General admission tickets available, $10 adults, $5 for children.

 

Saturday, August 24th:

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Exhibit Building open.

6:00pm - 10pm - Carnival Open

7:00 pm - Demolition Derby, in front of the Grandstand.  General Admission tickets available, $10 adults and $5 children.

 

Sunday, August 25th

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Exhibits to be claimed in the Exhibit Building.

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Exhibitor checks available in the fair office.  

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