Dallas County Fair Schedule of Events

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FridayJune 16
6:45pmMiss Rodeo Dallas County CoronationSouth Arena
7:30pmDallas County Fair Rodeo - Night 1
(Admission: Adults $10, Youth 6-12 $7)
South Arena
Following Main EventLive Music - Neil Hewitt
(Admission: Free)
South Arena
SaturdayJune 17
7:00pm2017 Dallas County Fair Queen CoronationSouth Arena
7:30pmDallas County Fair Rodeo - Night 2
(Admission: Adults $10, Youth 6-12 $7)
South Arena
Following Main EventLive Music - TBD
(Admission: Free)
South Arena
MondayJuly 10
1:30 - 6:30pm4-H Static Exhibit JudgingCommunity Building
1:30 - 6:30pm4-H/FFA Bucket/Bottle Calf InterviewsCommunity Building
TuesdayJuly 11
4:00 - 8:00pm4-H/FFA Horses Check-InLivestock Buildings
5:00 - 7:00pm4-H/FFA Bucket Calf Weigh-InLivestock Buildings
6:00 - 8:00pm4-H/FFA Poultry Check-InLivestock Buildings
7:00 - 9:00pm4-H/FFA Beef Weigh-InLivestock Buildings
7:30pm4-H/FFA Swine Must be StalledLivestock Buildings
8:00 - 10:00pm4-H/FFA Swine Check-InLivestock Buildings
WednesdayJuly 12
7:00 - 9:30am4-H/FFA Sheep & Goat Check-InLivestock Buildings
7:30 - 9:30am4-H/FFA Horse Show – TrailSouth Arena
8:00 - 9:30am4-H/FFA Beef Weigh-InLivestock Buildings
9:30 - 10:30am4-H/FFA Junior Feeder Pens Weigh-InLivestock Buildings
10:00am4-H/FFA Horse Show – PerformanceSouth Arena
5:00 - 8:00pm4-H/FFA Rabbit Check-InLivestock Buildings
5:30pmFlag RaisingNear Gazebo
6:00 - 8:00pm4-H Static Exhibits Available for ViewingCommunity Building
6:00 - 8:00pm4-H Foundation Silent Auction BeginsCommunity Building
8:00pmLivestock Judging ContestShow Ring
ThursdayJuly 13
All DayDallas County Little Critter Corner OpenNear Gazebo
8:00am4-H/FFA Sheep ShowShow Ring
9:00am - 9:00pm4-H Static Exhibits & Silent Auction Items Available for ViewingCommunity Building
10:00am - 4:00pmAmazing Public Health RaceNear Gazebo
10:30am - 2:30pm$1.00 Kids Day Rides at CarnivalNear Gazebo
11:00am, 2:00pm & 6:00pmBlend - A Cappella VocalistsCenter Stage
12:00pm, 4:15pm & 7:00pmRubber Chicken ShowCenter Stage
12:00 - 6:00pmMr. Nick Balloon ArtistNear Gazebo
12:00pm - DarkJim Walling's Pony RidesNear Gazebo
1:00pm4-H/FFA Goat ShowShow Ring
1:00pm, 5:00pm, 8:00pmHerb's Comedy ShowCenter Stage
1:00pm - 5:00pmBlue Ribbon CaricaturesNear Gazebo
2:00pm4-H/FFA Bucket/Bottle Calf ShowShow Ring
3:00 - 4:00pmBubble Gum Eating & Pie Eating Contests by Dallas County Park & RecCenter Stage
3:30 - 6:30pmClover Kids ActivitiesCommunity Building
5:00pm - CloseUnlimited Carnival Rides with $15 WristbandNear Gazebo
5:30pmBBQ Dinner for Dallas County 4-H Exhibitors & FamiliesEntertainment Plaza
7:00pm4-H State Fair Picture for Selected Static Exhibits/ExhibitorsCommunity Building
7:00pmNEW NIGHT! -- Junior Rodeo and Mutton Busting -
Open to Public Participation -
see website for pre-registration requirements
(Admission: Adults $10, Youth 6-12 $7)
South Arena
Following Main EventDJ Music by RW Smith
(Admission: Free)
South Arena
FridayJuly 14
All DayDallas County Little Critter Corner OpenNear Gazebo
8:00am4-H/FFA Swine ShowShow Ring
9:00am - 9:00pm4-H Static Exhibits & Silent Auction Items Available for ViewingCommunity Building
11:00am, 2:00pm, & 6:00pmBlend - A Cappella VocalistsCenter Stage
12:00pm, 4:15pm & 7:00pmRubber Chicken ShowCenter Stage
12:00 - 6:00pmMr. Nick Balloon ArtistNear Gazebo
12:00pm - DarkJim Walling's Pony RidesNear Gazebo
12:00pm - EveningWood Carving Demonstrations by Josh HollonNear Community Building
12:30pm4-H/FFA Horse Show – Day 2South Arena
1:00pm, 5:00pm, 8:00pmHerb's Comedy ShowCenter Stage
1:00pmClover Kids Bucket Calf and Bottle Lamb & Goat ShowsShow Ring
2:00pm - 6:00pmBlue Ribbon CaricaturesNear Gazebo
2:00pm4-H Working ExhibitsCommunity Building
3:00pm4-H Share the Fun PresentationsCenter Stage
4:00pmCarnival OpensNear Gazebo
4:00pm4-H/FFA Rabbit ShowShow Ring
5:00 - 7:00pmFarm Bureau Membership Appreciation Picnic (members only)Entertainment Plaza
6:00 - 8:00pmBingoVaried Industries Building
7:00pmNEW NIGHT! -- Bull Riding & Barrel Racing – Double S Bull Company
(Admission: Adults $10, Youth 6-12 $7)
South Arena
Following Main EventLive Music - Jason Earl
(Admission: Free)
Entertainment Plaza
SaturdayJuly 15
All DayDallas County Little Critter Corner OpenNear Gazebo
9:00am - 3:00pmDallas County Fair Board Election Voting (All Dallas County Residents Eligible to Vote)Gazebo
8:00am4-H/FFA Junior Feeder ShowLivestock Building by Feeder Pens
8:30am4-H/FFA Beef ShowLivestock Building
9:00am4-H/FFA Pet ShowEntertainment Plaza
9:00am - 9:00pm4-H Static Exhibits & Silent Auction Items Available for Viewing (Silent Auction Closes at 3:00 pm)Community Building
10:00amBaby Contest by Kids KornerCenter Stage
10:30amClover Kids Pet ShowEntertainment Plaza
11:00am - 12:30pmWatermelon Feed by Farm BureauNear Entertainment Plaza
11:00am - 4:00pmAntique Power Club Display & DemonstrationsNear Gazebo
11:30am4-H/FFA Cat ShowCommunity Building
11:00am, 2:00pm, & 6:00pmBlend - A Cappella VocalistsCenter Stage
12:00pm, 4:15pm & 7:00pmRubber Chicken ShowCenter Stage
12:00 - 4:00pmShooting Demonstrations by Sharp Shooters 4-H ClubNear South Arena
12:00 - 6:00pmMr. Nick Balloon ArtistNear Gazebo
12:00pm - DarkJim Walling's Pony RidesNear Gazebo
1:00pm, 5:00pm, 8:00pmHerb's Comedy ShowCenter Stage
1:00pm - 5:00pmBlue Ribbon CaricaturesNear Gazebo
1:00pmKids Pedal Tractor Pull - Open to Public ParticipationEntertainment Plaza
1:00pmCarnival OpensNear Gazebo
2:00pmCribbage Tournament - Open to Public ParticipationEntertainment Plaza
2:30pmLawn Mower Pull – Open to Public Participation
(Weigh-in and registration starts at 1:30 pm)
Near North Track
3:00pmBidding Closes for 4-H Foundation Silent AuctionCommunity Building
3:00 - 5:00pmMinute To Win It - Ag Edition by Farm BureauCenter Stage
3:30pm4-H/FFA Poultry ShowSmall Animal Building
6:00 - 8:00pmBingoVaried Industries Building
7:00pmFigure 8 & Circle Track Racing
(Admission: Adults $10, Youth 6-12 $7)
North Track
Following Main EventFireworks Show by Farm BureauNorth Track
Following Main EventLive Music - Cold Filtered
(Admission: Free)
Entertainment Plaza
SundayJuly 16
Morning & AfternoonDallas County Little Critter Corner OpenNear Gazebo
8:30am4-H/FFA Dog ShowVaried Industries Building
9:00amHorse Fun Show - Open to Public Participation -
Information here: www.facebook.com/RedfieldSaddleClub
South Arena
10:00amSupreme Showmanship Contest by ADM FFAShow Ring
10:00amRemote Control Car Races - Open to Public ParticipationNear Entertainment Plaza
12:00pmFlag Retirement by Boy ScoutsNorth Track Pit Area
12:00 - 6:00pmMr. Nick Balloon ArtistNear Gazebo
12:00pm - DarkJim Walling's Pony RidesNear Gazebo
1:00pmBill Riley Talent Show
(Contact Tami Strait for Participation, 515-321-4289)
Center Stage
1:00pmBags Tournament - Open to Public ParticipationEntertainment Plaza
1:00pmLivestock AuctionShow Ring
AfternoonCarnival OpensNear Gazebo
3:00pm Release of 4-H/FFA Livestock Not for Sale
(but can stay until 8am Monday)
Livestock Building
3:00pm4-H Static Exhibits Released & Silent Auction Items Picked UpCommunity Building
6:00pmIAMO Tractor & Local Stock Pickup Pull
(Admission: Adults $10, Youth 6-12 $7)
North Track
Following Main EventFireworks Show by Dallas County FairNorth Track
MondayJuly 17
8:00am4-H/FFA Livestock Out of Livestock BuildingsLivestock Buildings
8:00amExhibitors Help Clean UpLivestock Buildings & Grounds