2020 Schedule of Events 


FREE Admission to Grounds. FREE Parking.


March 1st     All youth organization forms due (contact your fair board representative for more details).


June 3rd       School exhibits due


July 1 at 11:59pm    ALL youth entry forms due -- ONLINE PROCESS. Late entries will NOT be allowed this year. Payments can be made online.


July 14th    Money due from clubs

DATE TBD   6 pm Open Public Forum meeting. Community Center at the Fairgrounds.


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Noon-8:00 PM:            Open Class Entries accepted at Multipurpose Building

2:00 PM                        Dog Show 
5:00-8:00 PM:              Youth Fair Entries accepted (static and animal) ; Cans for a                                                                                                          Cause registered entry set-up**

7:00 PM:                       Beef weigh-in starts

                                                                                        ** Find pre-registration info online


​7:00 - 11:30 AM:           Open Class Entries accepted at Multipurpose Building (QUILTS by 9AM!)

7:00 AM - 5:00 PM:      Cans for a Cause registered entry set-up**
8:00 - 11:30 AM:           Entries accepted for all Youth Fair Exhibits (static and animal)
NOON:                           Mandatory ALL Livestock Exhibitors Meeting in show ring
NOON:                           Open Class judging begins
12:30 PM:                      Livestock Weigh-In (Swine & Sheep)
3:00 PM:                        Sheep Judging

4:30-5:30 PM                 5K Fun Run Registration

5:00 PM:                        Beef Judging

5:00 PM:                        Fair Officially Opens

5:00-10:00 PM               Co-op and Merchant Buildings open

5:00 - 9:00 PM               Wristband Rides $20

5:00 - 10:00 PM             DJ in the Beer Garden

5:30 PM                         Cans for a Cause judging begins

5:30 PM                         FREE  WHPA Horse Pull in the Show Ring

6:00 - 7:00 PM               5K Fun Run (See website for more information)

6:00 PM                         Kiwanis Bingo in Senior Center

7:00 PM                         


FRIDAY, JULY 26, 2019

8:00 AM                         Judging all departments in Exhibit Hall
8:00 AM                         Explorers face-to-face Judging in Exhibit Hall
8:30 AM                         Swine Judging

9 AM - 7 PM                  Historical Museum open
10 AM - 10 PM              Co-op & Merchant Buildings open

11:00 AM                       Rabbit Judging

1-6 PM                           Ag Adventure Tent

3 PM - 7 PM                   Pioneer Village (Historical buidings) open

3:00 PM                         Dairy Dessert Contest, Senior Nutrition site (K99/WIGM hosts)

5:00 PM - Midnight       DJ in Beer Garden

5:00 PM                         Derrico's Black Belt School Demonstration in Entertainment Tent
6:00 PM                         MASS Market Animal Auction

6:00 PM                         Kiwanis Bingo in Senior Center

7:30 PM                         


8:00 AM                         Exotics Judging

9:00 AM                         Invasive Species Speaker Chris Hamerla in Entertainment Tent

9:00 AM                         Horse Pleasure Class
9:00 AM                         Dairy Judging
TBA:                              Over the Hill Dairy Contest to follow dairy judging

10 AM - 10 PM              Co-op & Merchant buildings open

11:00 AM                       Drone demonstration by Matthew Jiskra in Entertainment Tent

11 AM - 5 PM                Taylor County Historical museum and Pioneer Village open

1:00 PM                         Carcass Ultrasound

1:00 - 6:00 PM              Ag Adventure Tent with Maggie the Mechanical Cow

2:00 PM                         Goat Judging

2:00 PM                         Poultry Judging

2:00 PM                         Registration for Pedal Pulls 

3:00 PM                         

5:00 PM - Midnight      DJ in Beer Garden

6:00 PM                         Mid State Pullers Truck & Tractor $12 (9 & under is                                                                                                   free)

6:00 PM                         Kiwanis Bingo in Senior Center


SUNDAY, JULY 28, 2019

8:30 AM                          Horse Gymkhana Classes
9:00 AM                          Cats/Small Animal Judging (Exhibit Hall)

10AM - 10PM                 Co-op & Merchant buildings open 

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM      Medford Knights of Columbus Waffles ($8 belgian waffle, and berries


10-11:45 AM                 Fairest of the Fair on grounds

10 - Noon                      Dress an Animal Contest - Livestock Barn

                                      Coin Search - Livestock Barn

                                      FREE Ag Olympics in Dairy show ring  (Open to all youth, relays, tug-of-war, fun                                                                    activities)

10 AM- 12PM               Demo Derby check in

11:00 AM                      K9 Officer Demonstration in Entertainment Tent

Noon-4pm                    Wristband Rides $20

12:30 PM                      Barn Meeting/Barn Awards 

12:30 PM                      Power Wheels Demo Derby

12:30 PM                      Demo Derby drivers meeting

1 - 5 PM                        Honey Bee Queen on grounds

1:00 PM                         Kiwanis Bingo in Senior Center

1-5:00 PM                      Ag Adventure Tent

1:00 PM                         Peterson Promotions Demolition Derby in the Grandstands $12 (9 & under is free)
4:30 PM                         Ducks & Chicks Drawing in Merchant Building

5:00 PM                         MASS Animals released (subject to change per weather conditions)
5:30 PM                         All youth animal and static exhibits released; Decorations removed

5:30 - 7:00 PM              Cans for a Cause take-down



All weekend!

FREE Admission to Grounds. FREE Parking. 

S&J Enterprises Carnival 

Open class exhibition in Multipurpose Building

4H Food Stand

Farmers Union Junior Ice Cream Booth

(Preliminary schedule, All times are subject to change)

2020 Fair Dates: July 23-26, 2020