Daily Schedule – 2016

2016 Hamilton County Fair

Tuesday, July 19 – Sunday, July 24

Our Roots Run Deep:
Ribbons, Rides & Racing

 

Prior to fair

Friday before Fair- Van Diest Exhibit Building Set Up & Move Extension Office
Sunday before Fair- 4H Club Booths in Exhibit Building; Clover Kids Judging & Pet Show
Monday before Fair- 4H Exhibit Building Judging; Workday at Fairgrounds; Commercial Exhibitor Set up

Tuesday, July 19

Dog Obedience Show 8am
Pet Show 1pm
Parade at 6pm
Midway Opens 6:30pm

Wednesday, July 20

Horse Show Showmanship & Performance 8 am
Poultry Show- Show Arena 8am
Rabbit Showmanship, followed by Rabbit Show Judging 11am
Quiz Bowl- Co-op Building 4:30pm
Pedal Pull 3:30pm
Midway Opens 4:30pm

 Queen Coronation followed by Magician entertainment show 7pm

Thursday, July 21

Pancake Breakfast sponsored by Hamilton County Fair Foundation 6:30 – 8:30am
Breeding & Market Sheep Show 8am
Chainsaw Carving Artist 9am – 6pm
4H Lamb BBQ 12pm
Horse Show Trail Lots 1pm
Goat Show (Meat & Dairy) 1:30pm
Midway Opens 2pm
Magician Show 3pm
Pedal Pull 3:30pm
Herding Dog Demonstration 4pm & 6pm (prior to & following the Bottle Lamb Show)
Bottle Lamb/Goat Show- 5pm
Pride of Iowa Contest 5pm
Beef Grooming Clinic/Contest 7pm
Brian Imbus Family Hypnosis Show on Ed Prince Stage 1,3 & 5 pm

Thursday Night Thunder – Stock Car Races Hot Laps at 6:30 pm

*Featuring IMCA Late Models, Modifieds, Stock Cars, Sport Mods and Hobby Stocks

Friday, July 22

Pancake Breakfast sponsored by Hamilton County Fair Foundation 6:30 – 8:30am
Junior Beef Show 8am
Chainsaw Carving Artist 9am – 6pm
Midway Opens 2pm
Magician Show 3pm
Pedal Pull 3:30pm
Bucket Bottle Calf Show- 5pm

Friday Night Fun- Trailer Races and Pro Impact Wrestling at Grandstand/Race Track  6:30 pm

Saturday, July 23

Pancake Breakfast sponsored by Hamilton County Fair Foundation 6:30 – 8:30am
Junior Swine Show 8am
Chainsaw Carving Artist 9am – 6pm
4H Pork BBQ 12pm
Midway Opens 2pm
Magician Show- free stage 2pm
Archery Demonstration- Claude Horse Arena 3pm
Pedal Pull 3:30pm

Saturday Night Classic + Kids Night at the Races! Hot Laps 6 pm *Sponsored by Hy-Vee

*Featuring IMCA Late Models, Modifieds, Stock Cards, Sport Mods and Hobby Stock

Sunday, July 24

Pancake Breakfast sponsored by Hamilton County Fair Foundation 6:30 – 11am
Horse Show- timed and fun events 9am
Central Iowa Showdown 11am
Chainsaw Auction *following Showdown
Parade of Champions & Supreme Showman Competition 1pm
Midway Opens 2pm

Eve of Destruction: Demolition Derby at the Grandstand 5:30 pm