Keokuk County Fair: 

    July 13-15, 2012

    One weekend of fun. 

    Friday night is 

    Family Fun Night!! 

    Ride rides and 

    play games for free!!!!!!!!!!!!

    July 13-15, 2012


    THE KEOKUK COUNTY FAIR

    WHAT CHEER, IOWA

    PRESENTS

    IT’S 124TH ANNUAL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

    FREE ADMISSION TO THE MIDWAY & FREE PARKING WEST OF THE MIDWAY

     

    THURSDAY, JULY 12

    6 PM - 8 PM - Early entry of exhibits at Floral Hall

     

    FRIDAY, JULY 13

    8 AM – 11:30 AM – Enter items in the Open Competition Departments in Floral Hall

    NOON - Judging of exhibits at Floral Hall begins

    2 PM – Checkers Tournament for ALL AGES – Thomas Hall

    3 PM - 4 PM - FREE Carnival Rides on the Midway courtesy of  D & B Amusements & the Keokuk County Fair Board

    3 PM - 9 PM - Floral Hall Exhibits open for viewing

    4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Barnyard Billy  and    Todd Lagessie strolling

    6 PM- 8:00 PM - Bingo at Thomas Hall   Jackpot Blackout  $100 guaranteed

    6 PM - 8 PM - D & B Amusements and    Tri-County FFA Petting Zoo on the Midway

     

    GRANDSTAND 

    12:30 PM - Harness Horse Races - Admission $5, 12 & under free

     

    FREE FAMILY FUN NIGHT

    4:00 PM – 8:00 PM - “Kiracatures” – Caricatures by Kira Layli

    4:30 PM – 7:30 PM – Face Painting by Joanie Baker – 6th grade and under only

    5:15 PM - Crowning of the Keokuk County Fair Queen

    5:30 PM - Baby Pageant Co-Sponsored by Keokuk County Fair and Delta Grocery

    6:30 PM - Coin Search

    6:30 PM – Hawkeye Pedal Pull                  ages 4 years to 11 years

     

    SATURDAY, JULY 14 

    7:15 AM - 8 AM - Registration for the     Tri-County FFA 5K Run, 1 Mile Run, and Rosie Phillips Fun Walk at the Taco Building

    8 AM – The Tri-County FFA 5 K Run, 1 Mile Run and Rosie Phillips Fun Walk

    9 AM - Horse Show - Centerfield –          Free Admission

    9 AM – Non-Sanctioned Horseshoe Tournament (open to everyone) –    Horseshoe Pavilion

    9 AM - 9 PM - Floral Hall Exhibits open for viewing

    10:30 AM - Enter cakes for the Queen’s Cake Contest - Heritage Hall

    11:00 AM - Judging of the Queen’s Cakes

    11:30 AM - 1:30 PM - Senior Citizen Luncheon - Heritage Hall; Opera House Band & Todd Lagessie entertaining.                  Free Blood Pressure Checks.  Rain or Shine

    Noon - Todd Lagessie strolling

    noon - 8 P.M. - D & B Amusements and   Tri-County FFA Petting Zoo on the Midway

    6 PM- 8:00 PM - Bingo at Thomas Hall - Jackpot Blackout $100 guaranteed

     

    GRANDSTAND EVENTS

    12:30 PM - Harness Races - Admission $5, 12 & under free;  

    6:30 PM - Figure 8 Races                 Sponsored by Ahlbee’s Food and Fuel  Admission $5; 5-12, $3 & under 5 is free

     

    SUNDAY, JULY 15

    9:30 AM – Sanctioned Horseshoe Pitching Tournament (Members Only) –        Horseshoe Pavilion

    9 AM - 4PM - Floral Hall Exhibits open for viewing

    10:30 AM - Community Wide Church Services - Heritage Hall - Rain or Shine - Bring your lawn chairs 


    11:45 AM - Pork Chop Dinner - Thomas Hall


    Noon – Todd Lagessie strolling


    Noon - 3 PM Wristband Day on the Midway: $10 & Ride All the Rides You Want! - Wristbands Purchased on the Midway

    Noon - 3 PM D & B Amusements and       Tri-County Petting Zoo on the Midway


    5 PM - 7:00 PM- Bingo at Thomas Hall - Jackpot Blackout - $100 guaranteed

     

    GRANDSTAND EVENTS

     

    12:30 PM - Harness Races - Admission $5, 12 & under free;    

    Free Kids Games! 



    Former Fair Queen: Emily Steinke 


    Former Little King and Queen with the Fair Queen


    Midway Rides!



    Bring the family and prepare to enjoy yourself!!                               Email: KeokukFairgrounds@gmail.com        
    Check out the Keokuk County Fair Book by clicking!