2017 Fair Week Activities

2017 Fair Week Events


                        Saturday July 22, 2017  

Enter All 4-H Exhibits, Mini 4-H Exhibits,

4-H Club Banners and 4-H Club Scrapbooks

9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Noon)

4-H Exhibit Hall/Buildings # 14 & 15

Farm Bureau Building #12

 

Farm Bureau

Enter Kids Corner:  posters, collections, construction or zinnias   

 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Farm Bureau Building/Building # 12

See page 11 for more information

 

4-H Horse and Pony

Check in

 5:00 pm- 8:00 pm

 

Enter all Open Class Exhibits

9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Noon)

Homemaker’s Building/Building #10

See page 15 for more information

 

Enter Poultry 1:00pm - 6:00pm

Poultry Barn/ Building# 5A

 

                        Sunday July 23, 2017

Free Parking Sponsor: Kroger Foods

Livestock Entries

Beef, Sheep, Rabbits, Dairy, Swine & Goats

Check In   6:00 am – 2:00 pm

Animal Barns/Buildings # 3-6


4-H Horse and Pony Show 

8:00 AM

Ripley County Equine Center Building #7

(Western Pleasure / English All Day Show)

 

Antique Tractor Pull

Sponsored by Osgood Lions Club

10:00 am

Grandstands 

For more information contact:

Kevin Menchhofer at 812-756-0158

 

4-H Poultry Show

3:00 pm

Poultry Barn/ Building #5A

 

Ripley County Fair Vesper Service

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Free Stage

 

4-H Projects Open to Public

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

4-H Exhibit Halls/Buildings # 14 & 15

 

2016 Ripley County Fair Grand Opening

  6:00 pm

Free Stage/By Shelter #2

Cutting of Ribbon

Official Grand Opening

Presentation of Corporation Members

Crowning of 2016 4-H Junior Leader King & Queen

Presentation of 2016 Ripley County Queen & Court

(Pageant held Sunday July 17, 2016)

 

4-H Club Banner Parade

Following Grand Opening at Free Stage

 

4-H Fashion Revue and Style Show

Following 4-H Banner Parade

Free Stage

 

4-H Awards Program (Exhibit Hall Projects)

7:30pm  

Free Stage


JM Extreme Inflatable Ponies

7:00pm

Grandstands

Extension Office 812-689-6511


                        Monday July 24, 2017

Free Parking Sponsor: Owen & Della Menchhofer

4-H Dairy Show

9:00 am

Cattle Building/Show Arena Building #5

 

4-H Dairy Feeder Steer Show

Immediately Following Dairy Show

 

4-H Cat Show

1:00 pm

Show Arena Building #5

 

Farm Bureau

Flower & Veggie Judging

Entries 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Farm Bureau Building (Building #12)

 

4-H Sheep Show

5:00 pm

Show Arena

 

4-H Horse & Pony Show

6:00 pm

Ripley County Equine Center Building Number 7

Leadless / Versatility

 

Ripley County Baby Show

Parent w/ child in contest $5.00 entry fee

5:00 pm

Register at Show

(Must be county resident and bring parent photo ID)

Free Stage by Shelter #2

(Additional Information & entry form see page VI)

 

Open Class & 4-H Exhibits Open to Public

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Farm Bureau & Homemaker’s Buildings & 4-H Exhibit Halls

Buildings # 10, 12, 14 & 15

 

Midway

6:00 – 10:00 PM

$20.00 Wristband Night

 

Grand Stand Barnyard Olympics 

All Proceeds will be donated to:

The Hansen, Bowman, Vogel Scholarship Fund

For More Information: 

Hanna Speer 812-756-0695

Heidi Speer 812-756-3689

                        Tuesday July 25, 2017

Free Parking Sponsor: Indiana Farm Bureau Ins.

4-H Llama & Alpaca Show

Show 9:00 am


4-H Swine Show

1:00 pm Gilt Show 

5:00 pm Barrow Show

Swine Barn & Show Arena

Buildings # 3 & 5

 

Open Class & 4-H Exhibits Open to Public

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Farm Bureau & Homemaker’s Buildings & 4-H Exhibit Halls

Building # 10, 12, 14 & 15

 

4-H Horse & Pony Contesting

6:00 pm

Ripley County Equine Center Building # 7

 

National Pedal Pullers & Racers

5:00 pm – Registration

Pedal pull for all age groups, groups are co-ed

Ages from 3-Teens, Men’s & Women’s Classes

Free Stage by Shelter # 2

 

Midway Rides

6:00 – 10:00 PM

 

 Grandstand Event: Battle of the Blue Grass Pullers (Large Tractor)

7:00 pm

Grandstand building # 16

http://bluegrasspulling.com/

Chris Linville 812-525-4577

Tom McConnell 502-931-5068


                        Wednesday July 26, 2017

Free Parking Sponsor: Osgood Lions Club

4-H Beef Show

10:00 am Breeding Classes

 After Lunch Steer Classes

Cattle Barn & Show Arena Building #5

 

Open Class & 4-H Exhibits Open to Public

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Farm Bureau & Homemaker’s Buildings & 4-H Exhibit Halls Buildings # 10, 12, 14 & 15

 

4-H Rabbit Show

Meat Pen Weigh-In 2:00 pm

Showmanship 4:00 pm 

Free Stage Next to Building 2

Rabbit Show 5:00 pm

Rabbit Barn & Show Arena Building # 4 & 5

 

4-H Horse & Pony Show

No Shows (Due to Rodeo)

  

Midway Rides

6:00 – 10:00 PM

$20.00 Wristband Night

 

Little Miss Pageant (Grades K-2)

6 pm

Free Stage

Contact: Katie Huffman 812-621-0231

 

Rodeo

6pm

Mutton-Bustin’, Jr. Bulls

7pm

Barrel Racing

Professional Bull Riders

Novice Bull Riding to follow

$10 Admission Fee – Children 5 and under FREE

Grandstand building # 16

 

                        Thursday July 27, 2017

Free Parking Sponsor: Napoleon State Bank

4-H Dairy Goat Show

9:00 am

Sheep & Goat Barn & Show Arena Building # 6 & 5

Meat Goat Show

1:00 pm

Sheep & Goat Barn & Show Arena Building # 6 & 5

Pygmy Goat Show

Follows Meat Classes

Sheep & Goat Barn & Show Arena Building # 6 & 5

 

Open Class & 4-H Exhibits Open to Public

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Farm Bureau & Homemaker’s Buildings & 4-H Exhibit Halls Buildings Number 10, 12, 14 & 15


The Renegades Band

CANCELLED

Free Stage 


4-H Horse and Pony Fun Show

6:00 pm

Ripley County Equine Center Building # 7

 

Midway

6:00 – 10:00 PM

 

Quad & Cycle Flat Drags

Sponsored By Osgood Lions Club

7:30 pm

Adults $7.00 Children $3.00 Entry Fee

 

                        Friday July 28, 2017

Free Parking Sponsor: United Community Bank

4-H Summer Judging Contest

8:30 am

Show Arena Building # 5

 

4-H Supreme Showmanship Contest

 The Expert Showmanship Winner from the livestock shows as follows, Beef, Dairy, Dairy Feeder Steer, Dairy Goat, Meat Goat, Pygmy Goat, Sheep & Swine will compete for Supreme Showman

1:00 pm

Show Arena Building # 5

 

4-H Livestock Auction

3:00 pm

Show Arena Building # 5

(rules & regulations on page 19)

 

4-H Horse & Pony Awards Night

Pitch In Dinner 6:30 pm

Ripley County Equine Center Building # 7

 

Open Class & 4-H Exhibits Open to Public

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Farm Bureau & Homemaker’s Buildings & 4-H Exhibit Halls Buildings # 10, 12, 14 & 15


Tae-Kwon-Do Demonstration 

Free Stage 

7:00 PM

Midway Rides

6:00 – 10:00 PM

 

Truck Drags

Sponsored by Osgood Fire Department

7:00 pm

Adult $7.00 Children $3.00

Contact:

 Alex Brison 812-756-2905

Fire House Recorder at 812-689-4142

Information on cancellation call Fire House Recorder

All contestants need to enter pit gate off Fairgrounds Road.  NO EARLY parking in pits!!

 

Homemaker’s Open Classes Exhibits Released

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Homemaker’s Building

Building Number 10

 

Farm Bureau Pet & Hobby & Flowers Released

8:00 pm

Farm Bureau Building

Building Number 12

 

Animals Released

9:00 pm

Animal Barns

Buildings # 3, 4, 5, 5A, 6 & 7

 

                        Saturday July 29, 2017


Fairground Cleanup & Animal Barn Takedown

8:00 am or earlier If you have energy to spare

Animal Barns Buildings 3, 4, 5, 5A, 6 & 7

 

4-H & Mini 4-H Exhibits Released

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

4-H Exhibit Halls (Buildings 14 & 15)


10 Year Member Dinner

5:00 pm

South Ripley Elementary School


Casey Chapman 

Singing on Free Stage 

7:00 pm - ?? pm

 

Midway

6:00 – 10:00 pm

$20.00 Wristbands

 

Truck and Tractor Pull

Sponsored by Osgood Fire Department

7:30 pm

Adult $7.00 Children $3.00

For information on classes and registration contact:

 Alex Brison 812-756-2905

Fire House Recorder at 812-689-4142

Information on cancellation call Fire House Recorder

All contestants need to enter pit gate off Fairgrounds Road.  NO EARLY parking in pits!!