Van Buren County Fair 2016

Arts and Entertainment

June 9, 2016

From: Van Buren County Fair


Thursday, July 7, 2016

9:00am: Clothing Events Judging

Sunday, July 10, 2016

1:00pm: Communications Judging
5:00pm: Gospel Hour

Monday, July 11, 2016

6:30pm: 2016 Junior Miss/Fair Queen Contest

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

8:00am: AM 4-H Club Pictures
8:30am: 4-H Exhibit Judging begins (members & family only)
12:30pm:  PM 4-H Club Pictures
5:00pm: 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Cat & Pets Show Roberts Building
7:00pm: 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Dog Show

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

9-11:00am: Weigh-In for market animals
12:00pm: All other 4-H/FFA animals may arrive
3-6:00pm: Weigh-In for market animals
6:00pm: Beef ultrasound, followed by sheep & goats, then swine

Thursday, July 14, 2016

8:00am: All 4-H/FFA animals must be in place
8:00am: 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Sheep & Meat Goat show show barn
1:00pm: 4-H/FFA Dairy Show show barn
2:30pm: Open class exhibit judging (classes J, H, I, K, L, M, S) Roberts Building
6:00pm: 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Horse Show show barn

Friday, July 15, 2016

All Day:  DNR Mobile Education Exhibit
8:00am: 4-H/FFA Swine Show show barn
1:00pm: Open class exhibit judging (classes E, F) Roberts Building
2:00pm: Open class exhibit judging (class G) Roberts Building
4-6:30pm: Sign In for Truck & Tractor Pull
7:00pm: Truck & Tractor Pull - Grandstand

Event admission:

Adults - $10
Children ages 5-12 $5
Children under 5 - Free

Saturday, July 16, 2016

All Day: DNR Mobile Education Exhibit
8:00am:  4-H/FFA Beef Show show barn Open K-3 Nursing Calf show
3:00pm: 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Rabbit Show (or 30 minutes after conclusion of beef show) Rabbit Barn
5:00pm: Meal served by Van Buren County Cattlemen
7:00pm: Rodeo

Event admission:

Adults - $10
Children ages 5-12 $5
Children under 5 - Free

Sunday, July 17, 2016

All Day: DNR Mobile Education Exhibit
9-9:30am: Community Worship Service Fair Office Shelter
9:30am:  Baby Contest registration
10:00am: Baby Contest
10:00am:  Fun Horse Show practice arena
10:00am-1pm: Kids' Day Games
10:00am-4pm: Off Our Farm Petting Zoo
12:00pm: Deadline for sale notice
12:00-4:00pm: Iowa Learning Farms Conservation Station
1:30pm: Pedal Pull sign in
2:00pm: Pedal Pull
3:00pm: Pictures of winners (static exhibits only)
4:00pm: Ranch Rodeo
7:00pm: Farm Challenge
7:00pm:  4-H/FFA non-sale livestock released
7:30pm: All other 4-H exhibits released

Monday, July 18, 2016

10:00am: Open class entries released
4:00pm: Presentation of Marcie Carr Memorial Award Outstanding Shepherd
5:30pm: Meal served by fair board
7:00pm:  4-H/FFA Livestock Sale

Date: July 7 - 18, 2016

Location: Van Buren County Fairgrounds, Highway 1 North, Keosauqua, IA 52565.

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