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NAVASOTA GRIMES COUNTY CALENDAR OF EVENTS
2018 Grimes County Fair
Start Date/Time: Monday, June 4, 2018 8:00 AM
End Date/Time: Monday, June 4, 2018 11:00 PM
Recurring Event: Recurring Event Every 1 days until 6/9/2018 (total 9 events)
Importance: Normal Priority
Description:

The Annual Grimes County Fair will kick off Friday June 1st!! You will find a complete schedule of events below. For more information please contact Rodney Floyd or Rhonda Sechelski

2018 GRIMES COUNTY FAIR SCHEDULE

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

All Exhibitors must have a fair pass to present at check in times

6 p.m. Check-In Top Team Show (Team Penning /Team Sorting)

7 p.m. Events Start

Thursday, May 31, 2018

All Exhibitors must have a fair pass to present at check in times

7 a.m. – 10 a.m. Creative Arts Check – In (Crafts, Fine Arts, Photography, Quilts, Needlework, Sewing.) Results will be announced Saturday, June 2, 2018.

1 p.m. Judge Creative Arts – (Crafts, Fine Arts, Photography, Quilts, Needlework and sewing)

6 p.m. Check-In Speed Events, Lead Line, Poles, Barrels, Goat Tying

7 p.m. Events Start

Friday, June 1, 2018

All Exhibitors must have a fair pass to present at check in times

4 p.m. – 8 p.m. Open for Pen Set-up. FAIR PASS IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY

5 p.m. Check-In Top Hand and Top Horse Show

(Team Roping, Breakaway, Tie Down, Working Cow, Reining, Ranch Trail)

6 p.m. Events Start

Saturday, June 2, 2018

All Exhibitors must have a fair pass to present at check in times

7:00 a.m. Open for In-County Pen Set-up

7 a.m. – 8 a.m. Move-In and Check-In In-County Beef Heifers

6 a.m. – 4 p.m. Open for Pen Set-up. FAIR PASS IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.

8 a.m. – 10 a.m. Check-In Creative Arts (Baked goods, Horticulture and Food Preservation)

9:30 a.m. Judge In-County Beef Heifer Show

All heifers will be released following the conclusion of the Beef Heifer Show. All In County beef projects must be removed by 6:00 p.m.

1 p.m. Judge Creative Arts (Baked goods, Horticulture and Food Preservation)

6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Lions Club Opens (Sale of Food Prep Items & Produce and Display of Results)

7:30 p.m. Rodeo & Crowning of the 2018 Fair Queen

9 p.m. Kick-Off Dance in the Main Hall

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Sunday, June 3, 2018

6 a.m. – 1 p.m. Move-In all Market Animals (except Poultry, Rabbits and Pen of 3 Heifers)

1 p.m. ALL GATES WILL BE CLOSED AT THIS TIME TO MARKET ANIMALS

1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Exhibitor Sign-Up for Work Hours – Orange Tent under the show barn

2 p.m. – 8 p.m. Sale of food preparation and food preservation and results of creative arts projects in the Lions Club Building

4:00 p.m. Weight Cards will be available from your Ag teacher are County Agent

4:00 p.m. Creative Arts Champion Pictures

4:30 p.m. Check-In Kid’s Rodeo

5 p.m. Kid’s Rodeo

5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Move-In Ag Mechanics

6 p.m. Weight Cards for all Market Animals due to Show Secretaries

(Except swine)

7:30 p.m. Rodeo

Monday, June 4, 2018

All Day Backyard Ag Education Display

8 a.m. – 9 a.m. Move-In/Check-In Broilers and Turkeys

9:30 a.m. Judge Market Turkeys followed by Market Broilers

12 p.m. Market Swine Weight Cards due followed by Market Swine classification

4 p.m. Judge Market Lamb Show followed by Market Goat Show approx. 30 minutes after the Market Lamb Show

7 p.m. Team Roping

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

All Day Backyard Ag Education Display

8 a.m. – 11 a.m. Move-In Pen of 3 Heifers. Pen of 3 Heifers Record Books due.

8:30 a.m. Check-In Market Rabbits

10:00 a.m. Judge Market Rabbit Show. Pee Wee Rabbit Show immediately following Market Rabbit Show

6 p.m. Judge Market Swine

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

All Day Backyard Ag Education Display

8 a.m. Pee Wee Shows-Goat, Lamb and Swine Shows

9 a.m. Judge Pen of 3 Heifers followed by Pen of 3 Heifers Exhibitor Interviews

10 a.m. Senior Citizens Day and Children’s Day

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12:00 p.m. All Premium Sale and Freezer Sale Exhibitors (excluding those participants showing steers, Pen of 3 Heifers, and Ag Mechanics projects) must notify the Sale Committee which project they wish to sell. Exhibitors must notify the Sale Committee within 10 minutes of the conclusion of their show which project they want to sell.

2 p.m. (tentative) Pen of 3 Heifers Awards in the Show Ring.

2 p.m. Judge Ag Mechanics projects. For those projects not selling in the Premium Sale check-out will be at the conclusion of the Show.

7 p.m. 7 p.m. Professional Horse Cutting (Contestants & all associates must pay gate fee unless they have a fair pass)

7:30 p.m. Judge Market Steers

8:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. Teen Dance

Thursday, June 7, 2018

5:30 p.m. Buyer’s Social and Supper ** Note – this is for BUYERS ONLY **

5:30 p.m. Presentations, Announcement of Scholarships and other Awards

6:30 p.m. Premium Sale

Friday, June 8, 2018

8 a.m. – 10 a.m. Release of Premium Sale and Non-Sale animals. All Exhibitors must be present at this time.

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Release of Creative Arts projects.

6 p.m. Ranch Hand Rodeo (contestants & all associates must pay gate fee unless they have a fair pass)

6:30 p.m. Freezer Sale (Main Hall). All Freezer Sale projects will be released at the conclusion of the Freezer Sale. All Exhibitors must be present at this time.

8 p.m. Dance

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Fair passes are not valid for any activities listed below

6:30 p.m. Stick Horse followed by Mutton Bustin

7:30 p.m. Bull Buck-Out

9 p.m. Dance


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