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Look For Your Harvey County Fair Guide in the mail, Harvey County Independent and Hesston Record.


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Aug. 4 - Aug. 8, Fair Grounds, 800 W. 1st, Newton, KS 67114

August 4, 2017 - August 8, 2017

 Carnival - 6 - 11 PM Every night

10:00 p.m. Exhibits Close

WEDNESDAY, August 2
6:30 pm Exhibit Building Set-Up – 4-H
THURSDAY, August 3
6 pm Sheep, Goat & Swine Set-Up
6:30 pm Exhibit Building Set-Up – 4-H & Open Class
6:30 pm Beef, Dairy & Bucket Calf, Poultry & Rabbit Set-Up
FRIDAY, August 4
(Check Department for specific Check-In times)
3-5 pm 4-H Foods Judging

5pm Helicopter Rides till 10pm More Info
5:30-7 pm 4H & Open Woodworking Check In
6-8 pm Sheep & Meat Goat- Check in & Weigh In
6-9 pm Rabbit Check In
6-9 pm 4-H Rocketry Judging
6:30-9 pm Swine -Check In & Weigh In - All Swine must be on the grounds
6:45 p.m. Small Engines & Electricity Judging
7-9 pm Early Check In for Open Class
(except Dept. F-Crops, Garden & Floriculture)
7:30 pm 4-H & Open Woodworking Judging
8 pm Newton Saddle Club Rodeo  More info...
Rodeo, CPRA Sanctioned
SATURDAY, AUGUST 5

8-10 am Exhibit Check-In (Check Department for specific check-in times)

8:30 am Country Talk - Meet the Sheriff Candidates -  Public Forum

8-10 am Exhibit Check-In Home Arts Division
8 am-11 am Open & 4-H - Floriclture, Horticulture + Crop Check-In
4-h & open poultry Check in
8:30-10 am 4-h Arts & Crafts & Fiber Arts Judging
8:30 am Registration for Pedal Pull, Athletic Park

9:00 - 6pm Market At The Park - Athletic Park (North End)

9-11 am Ag Fest, Sponsored by Harvey Co. Farm Bureau
        Association, Southwest Dairy Farmers Association,
        First Bank, Athletic Park
9:15 am Pedal Pull, Athletic Park- Sponsors: Hv. Co. Farm Bureau Association & J&M Ag             Service Inc.   Trophy: Citizens State Bank
10 am 4-H Beef Check In
10:30 am 4-H Project Displays, Posters & Notebooks Judging
        Open Home Arts Division Judging
10:30 am Registration for Turtle Race, Athletic Park

COUNTRY TALK - LIVE  Livestock Arena

10:30 Harvey County Sheriff, Chad Gay  Rural Issues  - Getting to know your Sheriff

         Security Consultant - Bob Collins  Considerations to secure your home and farm

11 am Turtle Race -Dr Randy Jasperson, Don Bonewitz Ag Max Crop Insurance Co.
11 a.m. Open & 4-H Geology Judging
Noon 4-H Booths and Banners Judging
4-H Photography Judging
4-H & OPEN Judging begins for the following: Crops, Garden, Floriculture & Forestry
12 Noon  Helicopter Rides till 10pm More info

12:30 pm 4-H FFA Poultry Show
4-H Entomology Judging,
1 pm Veggie Garden Judging

COUNTRY TALK - LIVE  Livestock Arena

1pm 13:00 Kansas State University - Unmanned Aircraft Systems UAS
2:30 pm 4-H Bucket Calf Poster & Interviews
4-8 pm 4-H Foods Silent Auction
5:30 pm Parade - Downtown

4-H & Open Swine Judging
6-8 pm Free Child Identification Sponsored by Hv. Co. Sheriff Department
8 pm  Newton Saddle Club Rodeo More info...
SUNDAY, AUGUST 6
8 am Harvey County Farm Bureau Association & Mid Kansas Coop Assn. Free Breakfast for
        Exhibitors & Parents

8:30-9 Church service (non-denominational). Athletic Park, North of band shell.
9 am Dairy goat show
4-H & Open Dairy show

10 am 4-H Rabbit Show
Noon 4-H Bucket Calf Show

12 Noon Helicopter Rides til 8pm More info
1 pm 4-H & Open Beef Show

6:30 pm Demolition Derby- Sponsors- Bumper to Bumper Adults $10, kids 11 & Under $5
MONDAY, AUGUST 7
9 am 4-H/Open goat show
10:30 am 4-H & open breeding sheep show, followed by 4-H market & showmanship
10:30 am Youth Horticulture Judging
1-3pm 4-H FCS Activities in 4-H Building

2:00 pm Livestock Judging

2:30 pm Livestock Judging Contest
6:30 4-H Dog Costume Contest

6:30 pm ATV Rodeo   

8:00 pm Animals released except animals & round robin
TUESDAY, AUGUST 8
9 am Check in

12:30 pm round robin Contest practice
2:15 pm Registration for 4-H Barnyard Olympics, Livestock Arena
2:30 pm Barnyard Olympics
4-7 pm All Other Exhibits Released
6:30 pm Round Robin Showmanship Contest
7 pm Watermelon Feed sponsored by Central National Bank
7:30 p.m. 4-H Livestock & Champion 4-H Food Auction
SATURDAY, AUGUST 12
9 am Fairgrounds Clean-Up


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