2016 Jackson County Youth Fair Schedule
September 24th thru October 8th
"Jackson County Fair Week"

(For Printable Version, Click Here:    Schedule Flyer
Saturday, September 24th, 2016    "Queen Fair Pageants & Team Roping"
  •   7:00 PM
Jr. Miss & Queen JCYF Pageant @ Jackson County Service Bldg.
  •   9:00 AM
Big Loop Big Money Tour Team Roping @ BMEC
Sunday, September 25th, 2016     "Little Mr. & Miss. Pageant & Team Roping"
  •   2:00 PM
Little Mr. & Miss. Pageant @ Jackson County Service Bldg.
Saturday, October 1st, 2016     "Kick Off of the Fair"
  •   8:30 AM
Parade Line-up - Downtown Edna
  • 10:15 AM
Jackson County Youth Fair Parade
Monday, October 3rd, 2016
  •   8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Family Department Entries Check In
  •   6:00 PM
Family Dept. Food Divisions-Judging
Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
  •   8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Cut Flower Check In, Family Dept.
  •   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Family Dept. Judging, All other Divisions
  •   5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
AG Mechanics Check In
  •  11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Commercial Heifers Check In
  •   8:00 PM
Gates Close
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016  "Livestock Fair Day"
     "Ham Bone Express is Racing"
  •   7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Swine (W, S) *
  •   8:00 AM
Fryer (S, J) *
  •   8:00 AM
Rabbits (W, S, J) *
  •   9:30 AM
Roaster (S, J) *
  •   9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Goat (W,S)*
  •   10:00 AM
 Gates and Indoor Exhibits Open 
  •   10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Lamb (W,S)*
  •   10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Steer (W,S)*
  •   12 Noon
Commercial Heifer Awards (Show Arena)
  •   1:00 PM
Goat Judging (Show Arena)
  •   3:00 PM
Lamb Judging (Show Arena)
  •   4:00 PM
Pettin Zoo Opens
  •   5:00 PM
Steer Judging (Show Arena)
  •   5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Strolling Magician and Caricature Artist
  •   6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
"Heart of America" Carnival, Lonestar Action Sports, Artistry in Wood-Chainsaw Sculptor, Ham Bone Express
  •   6:30 PM
Swine Judging (Show Arena)
  • 10:00 PM
Indoor Exhibits Close
  • 11:00 PM
Grounds Close

* W= Weigh In, S=Sifting J=Judging

Thursday, October 6th, 2016
  •  9:00 AM - 12 Noon
AG Mech Projects Judging  
  • 12:00 Noon
Senior Citizen Luncheon (Hafernick Center)
  •   1:30 PM
Senior Citizen Bingo (Hafernick Center)
  •   2:30 PM
Senior Citizen Building Tour
  •   4:00 PM
Gates and Indoor Exhibits Open
  •   4:00 PM
Pettin Zoo Opens
  •   5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Strolling Magician and Caricature Artist
  •   6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Ham Bone Express, Artistry in Wood-Chainsaw Sculptor, Lonestar Action Sports, "Heart of America" Carnival 
  •   5:30 PM
Friends of the Fair Livestock Show (Show Arena)
  •   6:30 PM
Little Wrangler Rodeo-Foot Events & Calf Scramble (Main Arena)
  • 10:00 PM
Indoor Exhibits Close
  • 11:00 PM
Grounds Close
Friday, October 7th, 2016       "Jackson County Western Day"
  •   9:00 AM
Kindergarten Day / Day Cares Visit  "Sponsored by 4-H"
  •   9:00 AM
Special Activities for Kindergarten Day - Balloon Clown, Petting Zoo, Artistry in Wood-Chainsaw Sculptor, Lonestar Action Sports, & Ham Bone Express
  •   4:00 PM
Gates and Indoor Exhibits Open
  •   4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Petting Zoo Opens
  •   5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Strolling Magician and Caricature Artist
  •   6:00 PM
"Heart of America" Carnival Opens
  •   5:00 PM & 7:00 PM & 9:00 PM
Lonestar Action Sports, Ham Bone Express, and Artistry in Wood Chainsaw Sculptor
  • 10:00 PM
Indoor Exhibits Close
  • 12:00 PM
Grounds Close
 
Saturday, October 8th, 2016      
  •   9:00 AM
Youth Livestock Judging Contest (Main Arena)
  Awards for Ag Mechanics & Livestock Judging (immediately after Livestock Judging-Show Arena)
  • 10:00 AM
Gates and Indoor Exhibits Open & Family Dept Pictures
  • 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Petting Zoo Opens
  • 10:00 AM -   1:00 PM
Reserved Buyers Parking @ BMEC
  • 11:00 AM
"Buyers Luncheon" (Main Arena)
  • 12:00 Noon
Artistry in Wood-Chainsaw Sculptor, Lonestar Action Sports, Ham Bone Express
  • 12:30 PM
Awards & Scholarships (Show Arena)
  •   1:00 PM
Youth Auction (Show Arena) Commercial Heifer Auction (30 minutes after)
  •   2:00 PM
 "Heart of America" Carnival Opens
  •   4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Strolling Magician and Caricature Artist
  •  10:00 PM
Indoor Exhibits Close
  •   1:00 PM
Grounds Close
Sunday, October 9th, 2016
  •   7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
All Animals Must Be Picked Up!
  •   7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Commercial Heifers Picked Up!
  •   9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Family Dept, Entries Picked Up!
(use front entrance - Commons Area)
  •   1:00 PM
Fair Clean-UP! 4-H & FFA