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The Washington County Fair is getting underway this weekend with the annual Baby Contest on Saturday afternoon at the Bradie M. Shrum Elementary School and the parade at 3p on Sunday.

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Here is a list of fair activities as well as a downloadable Washington County Fair Book.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD   Fair Program 2016

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15

Afternoon

4:00 p.m. –  Fair Set-up at 4-H Building

THURSDAY, JUNE 16

Evening

6:00 - 7:00 p.m. - - 4- H Project Drop Off (No open judging)

FRIDAY, JUNE 17

Morning

4-H Projects Check-In Day

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - - 4- H Project Entry & Judging for all regular 4-H projects (except

Sewing, Consumer Clothing and Fashion Revue), as well as all MINI 4-H projects

SATURDAY, JUNE 18

Morning

8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - - Enter Open Class Entries in Exhibit Hall: Antiques, Art, Canning,

Family Stitchery & Crafts, Photography, Scrapbooking, Woodworking

9:00 a.m. –  4-H Sewing, Consumer Clothing and Fashion Revue Judging (Ext. Office)

Afternoon

1:00 - 3:00 p.m. - - 4- H Rabbit and Poultry Check-in

1:00 p.m. –  Baby Contest at Salem High School (Registration at 12:00 p.m.) Theme:

“Celebrate What’s Great About Washington County”

Entry Fee: $6.00; Admission: $4.00

1:00 p.m. –  Horseshoe Pitching Contest at bottom of hill

Evening

6:00 p.m. –  4-H Rabbit Show

SUNDAY, JUNE 19

Afternoon

3:00 p.m. –  Fair Parade “Celebrate What’s Great About Washington County” (Registration

starts at 12:00 p.m.)

Evening

4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - - 4- H Building Open House

5:00 p.m. –  4-H & Open Class Poultry Show

6:00 - 10:00 p.m. - - 4- H Livestock Check-in

MONDAY, JUNE 20

Morning

8:00 - 10:00 a.m. - - 4- H Livestock Check-in

8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - - Enter Open Class Entries at Exhibit Hall: Baking, Farm Products,

Floriculture, Garden Products, Gourds

Evening

5:00 - 9:00 p.m. - - Beef BBQ by Wash. Co. Cattlemen’s Association

6:00 p.m. –  Brady Amusements Open

6:00 p.m. –  Open Class Exhibit Hall & Commercial Buildings Open

6:00 p.m. –  4-H Sheep Show

8:00 p.m. –  Free Entertainment: Kirby Stailey, Gospel Singer, sponsored by the West

Washington County Fellowship of Christian Churches.

At the Grandstand:

8:00 p.m. –  Queen Pageant

Admission: Adults $7.00; Children 6-12 $4.00

TUESDAY, JUNE 21

“Senior Citizens’ Day”

Sponsored by Hoosier Uplands

Morning

8:00 a.m. –  Cinnamon Rolls & Drinks by Washington County Sheep Association

10:00 a.m. — Senior Citizens Program Begins at Shelter House

10:00 a.m. –  4-H Goat Show

11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. - - Lamb BBQ/Fajitas by Washington County Sheep Association

Evening

5:00 p.m. –  4-H Dairy Beef Show followed by 4-H County Born & Raised Beef Show

7:00 p.m. –  Free Entertainment: “Classic Country”

At The Grandstand:

8:00 p.m. — Teen Pageant

Admission: Adults $7.00; Children 6-12 $4.00

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22

“Kids’ Day” – 10 a.m. – “Smoke Free”

Sponsored by Mid-Southern Savings Bank

Morning

8:00 a.m. –  4-H Swine Show

10:00 a.m. –  Kid’s Day Activities Begin

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - - Beef BBQ by Washington County Cattlemen’s Association

Afternoon

12:30 - 2:30 p.m. - - Brady Amusements Open

Evening

4:00 - 9:00 p.m. - - Beef BBQ by Washington County Cattlemen’s Association

7:00 p.m. –  4-H Night (at the Show Barn)

7:30 p.m. –  Free Entertainment: Bear Hollow Wood Carvers

At the Grandstand:

8:00 p.m. –  The Phoenix: Fire & Flight – The Cincinnati Circus

Admission: Adults $7.00; Children 6-12 $4.00

THURSDAY, JUNE 23

Morning

10:00 a.m. –  4-H Dairy Show

11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. - - Pork BBQ by Wash. Co. Pork Producers

Evening

5:00 p.m. –  4-H Beef Show

7:30 p.m. –  Free Entertainment: Scott Greeson

At the Grandstand:

8:00 p.m. — Mud Volleyball and Other Mud Events

Admission: Adults $7.00; Children 6-12 $4.00

FRIDAY, JUNE 24

Morning

9:00 a.m. –  Color Me Green Dash

10:00 a.m. — 4-H Jamboree of Fun

Evening

5:00 - 9:00 p.m. –  Pork BBQ by Wash. Co. Pork Producers

6:00 p.m. — Ag Hall of Fame Dinner (held in livestock barn). Tickets required (812-883- 4601).

All farmers and agri-business men and women invited.

7:00 p.m. — 4-H Supreme Showmanship followed by Parade of Grand Champions

7:30 p.m. –  Free Entertainment: Greg Rhodes

11:30 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. — 4-H Livestock (Non-Auction/Non- Market) Released (NO EARLY

RELEASE)

At the Grandstand:

7:00 p.m. — Mud Bogs

(Tech Time 4-6 p.m.)

Washington County Only Class added

Admission: Adults $7.00; Children 6-12 $4.00; Pit Passes $15.00

SATURDAY, JUNE 25

Morning

6:00 – 8:00 a.m. –  4-H Livestock (Non-Auction/Non- Market) Released

9:30 a.m. — 4-H Livestock Auction (followed by barn clean-up)

Evening

6:00 p.m. –  4-H Dog Exhibition

6:00 p.m. — Free Entertainment: “Sparkles & Spurs”

At the Grandstand:

7:00 p.m. — Demolition Derby

(Registration starts at 5:00 p.m.)

Power Wheels Prior to Demolition Derby

Admission: Adults $7.00; Children 6-12 $4.00; Pit Passes $20.00; Car & Driver $50.00

Participant and Helpers only in pit area.

SUNDAY, JUNE 26

Morning

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - - 4- H Projects Released

Afternoon

12:00 - 6:00 p.m. - - Commercial Exhibits Released

12:30 - 2:00 p.m. - - Release All Open Class Exhibits. Open Class Premium Money also

awarded at this time. Fair Association cannot be responsible for exhibits left after this time.

SATURDAY, JULY 9

Morning

9:00 a.m. –  Open Class & Approved Quarter Horse Show

SATURDAY, JULY 16

Morning

10:00 a.m. –  Open Class Dairy Show

Children 5 & under admitted FREE to all Grandstand Events.

*Reserve Grandstand Seats – $3.00 additional

(available for Demolition Derby only)

 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION 

4-H Building Hours

4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, June 19

9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday-Friday, June 20-24

5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 25

Open Class Exhibit Building Hours

Open 6 to 10 p.m. Monday-Friday, June 20-24

5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 25

Commercial Buildings Hours

Open 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday-Friday, June 20-24

5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 25

Shuttle Bus Hours

5:00 p.m. to 11:15 p.m.
Monday-Saturday, June 22-27