September 1st - ALL Livestock Entries  & Showmanship Entries are Due!!!
  
Lonoke County Fair schedule for 2017

September 1st

9:00 pm
Deadline for ALL Livestock Entry Forms
Deadline for ALL Livestock Showmanship Entries
Must be entered online!  Link to entry form on the Livestock tab on www.lonokecountyfair.com

Friday, September 8th
***Subject to change.  Check our facebook page for updates.***

3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Poultry Testing
South end of Poultry Barn

Saturday, September 16th

8:00 am
2017 Lonoke County Fair County Roots & Cowboy Boots Pageant
Baby Mr, Little Mister, Baby Miss, Toddler Miss, Teeny Miss, Tiny Miss, Little Miss, Petite Miss, Young Miss, Pre-teen Miss, Jr. Fair Queen, Fair Queen, Mrs. Fair Queen, Sr. Miss Fair Queen
Entertainment Stage

9:00 am
Rodeo Queen Interviews and Speeches
Livestock Show Arena #1

6:00 pm
Livestock Exhibitors Appreciation Banquet
Commercial Bldg 

Sunday, September 17th

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Commercial Vendors may set up

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Educational & Community Service Booths may set up

Monday, September 18th  

Noon – 2:00 pm
School Arts Registered
Education Building

Noon - 5 pm
Educational & Community Service Boots may set up

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm 
Commercial Booths may set up

8:00 pm
OPEN Division: Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Horses, Mules, Sheep & Swine must be in place NO POULTRY
Cattle - East gate of barn
Horses - Rodeo end of horse barn
Sheep & Swine - 

Tuesday, September 19th

9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Poultry Check –in (must bring NPIP Blood testing papers)
No poultry will be permitted on grounds before 9:00 am 9/19/17.
South end of Poultry Barn

11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Home Economic Entries (Baked Goods, photography, crafts, horticulture, etc. – except cut flowers)
Education Building – Park in Rodeo parking & enter through new west entry

7:00 pm
Jr. & Pee Wee Division Livestock must be in place ( Meat Goats, Market Goats, Dairy Goats, Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Sheep, Swine & Poultry)
Goats - west gate of barn
Cattle - east gate of barn
Sheep & Swine -
Poultry - south gate of poultry barn

7:30 pm
Weigh –In for Jr. Division- All Market and Commercial Livestock
Show arena #2

8:00 PM
All commercial vendors must be in place

Wednesday, September 20th

6:00 pm - 11:00pm
Armband time at Carnival

7:30 am – 8:45 am
Home Economic Entries: Cut Flowers & Herbs (only)
Education Building -– Park in Rodeo parking & enter through new west entry

8:00 am
Dairy Goat Show:  PeeWee, Jr. & Open
Show Arena #1
immediately following
Dairy Goat Showmanship

immediately following
Breeding Goat Show: PeeWee, Jr. & Open
Show Arena #1
immediately following
Breeding Goat Showmanship

immdeiately following
Market Goat Show: Jr.
Show Arena #1

6:00 pm
Sheep Show: PeeWee, Jr & Open
Show Arena #2
immediately following
Sheep Showmanship

7:00 pm
Swine Show: PeeWee, Jr. & Open
Show Arena #2
immediately following
Swine Showmanship

7:00 pm
Jr. & PeeWee Division Livestock must be in place (Rabbits,  Horses, Mules & Donkeys)
Rabbits – North end of Poultry/Rabbit Barn
Horses/etc – Rodeo end of Horse Barn

3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Commercial building open

?? – 10:00 pm
Educational building will be open after judging is complete

Thursday, September 21st
Senior Citizens Day!! (62 & over) receive FREE admission onto Fairgrounds


6:00 pm - 11:00pm
Armband time at Carnival

9:00 am
Educational building opens (schools, Sr. centers, etc. Tours)

9:00 am – 11:00 am
Farmer for A Day Event
Between the barns

10:00 am
Horse & Mule Show: PeeWee, Jr & Open
Rodeo Arena
immediately following
Horse & Mule Showmanship

1:00 pm
Poultry Showmanship
Poultry Barn
Following showmanship
Poultry Judging: PeeWee, Jr & Open
No Exhibitors can be in Poultry Barn during judging

3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Commercial building open

3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
EIA Check-In
South side – Rodeo Entry Gate

5:00 pm
County Fair Parade
Participants will line up at city park

6:30 pm
Rodeo Queen Horsemanship
Rodeo Arena

Friday, September 22nd

6:00 pm - 11:00pm
Armband time at Carnival

9:00 am
Educational building opens

9:30 am
Beef Cattle Show: Open, Jr. & PeeWee
Show Arena #1
immediately following
Beef Cattle Showmanship

1:00 pm
Dairy Cattle Show: PeeWee, Jr & Open 
Show Arena #1
immediately following
Dairy Cattle Showmanship

4:00 pm
Rabbit Show: PeeWee, Jr & Open
Rabbit Barn
immediately following
Rabbit Showmanship

3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Commercial Building Open

7:00 pm
Rodeo Queen Contestant’s Grand Entry
Rodeo Arena

7:30 pm
Red Neck Games
Rodeo Arena

Saturday, September 23rd

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm OR 6:00 pm - 11:00pm
Armband time at Carnival

6:00 am
Gates open for contestants in the
Heart of Arkansas Backyard BBQ Contest

9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Educational & Commercial Buildings Open

9:00 am
Mare & Mule Weigh-in
Rodeo Arena
immediately following
Horse & Mule Pull
Rodeo Arena

9:00 am
4-H & FFA Livestock Judging Contest
Show Arena #1

10:00 am
Children’s Small Animal Pet Show
Music Building

Noon
Lawn Mower Races
Rodeo Arena

1:00 pm
Youth Talent Show
Music Building

3:00 pm
Livestock Exhibitor Awards
Show Arena #1

3:00 pm
Judging for the
Heart of Arkansas Backyard BBQ Contest

3:30 pm
4-H Poultry Chain Auction
Show Arena #1

4:30 PM
Cross Cut Saw Contest
Show Arena #1

7:00 PM
Rodeo Queen Contestant’s Grand Entry
Rodeo Arena

7:30 pm
Rodeo
Rodeo Arena

11:00 pm
Livestock Exhibit Check-out

Sunday, September 24th

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Educational, Horticultural & Home Economics Exhibit Check-out

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Commercial Booth tear down