1 2018 STORY COUNTY YOUTH fair AND PRE-FAIR schedule . Tuesday, May 15 Must be actively enrolled at to exhibit at fair Tuesday, May 15 Livestock Identification Process completed in (Breeding beef, breeding gilts, dog, breeding boer goats, dairy goats, and horse). Saturday, June 2 Bottle Bucket Calf Weigh-In, 8-10:00 am, STORY COUNTY Fairgrounds Friday, June 15 Flower Garden Tour Intent to Participate Forms Due, Extension Office Friday, June 15 Home Garden Tour Intent to Participate Forms Due, Extension Office Friday, June 15 Queen Pageant Entry Form Due, Extension Office Friday, June 15 Share-the-Fun Entry Form Due, Extension Office Friday, June 15 COUNTY fair Entries and Fees Due in Friday, June 30 4-Her's in Action Entries/Entry Form Due, Extension Office Sunday, July 1 Last Day for COUNTY fair Entry Late Fees (applies June 16-July 1). Sunday, July 1 State fair Entries Due in *Print and submit invoice with payment (check) to STORY COUNTY Extension*.
2 Tue or Wed or Thurs Vegetable Garden Tour &Flower Garden Tour July 10, 11, 12. Wednesday, July 11. 7:00 Joint Fairboard and Superintendents Meeting, Christy 4-H Hall Friday, July 13. 10 am 4 pm Photography and Visual Arts Exhibits Judged, Ames Public Library Saturday, July 14. 9:00 6:00 Photography & Visual Arts Exhibits Displayed, Ames Public Library 3:00 - 5:00 Fashion Revue, Clothing Selection & $15 Challenge Event, Christy 4-H Hall 3:00 - 5:00 Enter Clover Kid Exhibits, Christy 4-H Hall 5:00 Style Show and Clothing Awards, Christy 4-H Hall Sunday, July 15. 1:00 4:30 Photography & Visual Arts Exhibits Displayed, Ames Public Library Monday, July 16. 5:30 fair Set-up, Fairgrounds Tuesday, July 17. Wednesday, July 18. 8:30 12:00 Enter exhibits into Christy 4-H Hall Enter exhibits into the Community Building 10:00 12:00 Bake sale featuring 4-H Food Exhibits, Christy 4-H Hall Thursday, July 19 Inspiration Program, Josephine Tope Community Auditorium, Nevada 7:00 Share-the-Fun, Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF) Speakers, Recognize Communication Contest and Fashion Event Winners, Introduce fair Queen Candidates Friday, July 20.
3 11:00 1:00 Vet Check/Enter Horses, Horse Barn 2:00 Horse Show, Horse Arena, Trail 4:00 8:00 Enter Poultry, Pullorum Typhoid Testing, Poultry/Rabbit Barn Not to start before 3:30 Horse Show, Horse Arena, Intro into Dressage, Hunter-Jumper Events, English Performance Show 6:00 9:00 Vet Check/Enter Sheep and Advanced Feeder Lambs, Sheep Barn 6:00 9:00 Vet Check/Enter Swine, Swine Barn Saturday, July 21. 7:00 8:00 Vet Check/Enter Horses, Horse Barn 7:00 Noon Vet Check/Enter Swine, Swine Barn 7:00 Noon Enter and Weigh Beef and Bottle/Bucket Calves, Scale behind the fair Office 7:00 Noon Enter Dairy Goats and Meat Goats, Goat Barn 7:00 Noon Enter Rabbits, East end of the Rabbit/Poultry Barn 7:00 8:00 Rabbit Hopping/Guinea Pig Check-in, Dueland Pavilion 8:00 Rabbit Hopping/Guinea Pig Show, Dueland Pavilion Time TBA Swine Weigh-In and ultrasonic scans, Swine Barn Time TBA Sheep ultrasonic scans after swine scanning is complete, Sheep Barn 9:00 Horse Show, Horse Arena Pony Halter, Horse Halter, Showmanship, Western Performance 8:30 11:00 Enter Flower Garden Exhibits, Extension Meeting Room, (Conference Judging).
4 9:00 11:00 Enter Vegetable & Home Garden Exhibits, Enter main black doors 9:00 9:00 OPEN HOUSE EXHIBITS Christy 4-H Hall & Community Building 9:00 9:00 Ames Woodworkers Club Exhibit, Community Building 9:00 Photography Silent Auction Begins, Community Building 11:00 Clover Kid Gardener Fest, Christy 4-H Hall 11:00 4:30 4-H Food Stand 12:00 Clover Kid Small Pets & Cat Fun Show, Dueland Pavilion 12:30 Enter Other Small Pets & Cats, Dueland Pavilion 1:00 Other Small Pet & Cat Judging, Dueland Pavilion 12:15 Home Garden Judging, Christy 4-H Hall 2:00 Clover Kid Dog Fun Show, Park Area near Community Building 3:00 7:00 Farm Animal Learning Experience, by Bob Williams Arena 3:00 -7:00 Pony Rides, by Bob Williams Arena 6:00 4-H Barbecue, Dueland Pavilion 7:00 Queen Coronation, Dueland Pavilion 8:00 Goat Milk Out Complete for Show Day, Goat Barn 8:00 (after coronation) Dodgeball, Dueland Pavilion Sunday, July 22. 8:00 Dairy Goat Show, Dueland Pavilion 6:30 10:00 4-H Food Stand (Breakfast provided by STORY COUNTY Farm Bureau).
5 11:00 1:00 4-H Food Stand (Lunch provided by Grant Guys and Gal's 4-H Club). 11:00 Sheep Exhibitor Meeting, Dueland Pavilion 12:00 Beef Fitting Contest, Dueland Pavilion 12:00 Clover Kid Show and Tell, Christy 4-H Hall Noon 9:00 OPEN HOUSE EXHIBITS Christy 4-H Hall & Community Building Noon 5:00 Farm Animal Learning Experience, Pony Rides, Face Painting, by Bob Williams Arena Noon 6:00 Ames Woodworkers Club Exhibit, Community Building 1:00 Swine Exhibitors Meeting, Dueland Pavilion 1:00 Dog Show, Park area near Community Building 2:00 Boer/Meat Goat Show, Dueland Pavilion 1:00-5:00 History Committee Display, Extension Office Meeting Room 2:15 4:00 4-H Reunion and Pathway Celebration, Christy 4-H Hall 4:00 Pork BBQ Contest, South of Rabbit Barn 4:30 5:30 Family Fun Night, 100 years of Extension in STORY COUNTY Birthday Party, Park 5:00 - 6:00 Veterinary Check in for Horses 6:00 Celebrity Bottle/Bucket Calf Show, Dueland Pavilion 6:00 Western Timed Events for Horses Barrels, Poles, etc.
6 Monday, July 23. 9:00 9:00 OPEN HOUSE EXHIBITS Christy 4-H Hall & Community Building 8:00 Sheep Show, Dueland Pavilion CK Bottle Lamb Show, Breeding Classes, Showmanship Classes, Market Lamb Classes & Sheep Fun Show 11:00 7:00 4-H Food Stand 1:00 Judging of Advanced Feeder Lambs 1:00 Sheep Show Continues, Dueland Pavilion 4:00 (approximate) All Beef Exhibitor Meeting, Bob Williams Arena 4:00 5:00 Fun Show Veterinary Check for Horses Horse Barn 6:00 4-H Horse Fun Show, Horse Arena 6:00 Ribbon Sale sign up deadline 6:30 Livestock Judging Contest, Dueland Pavilion Tuesday, July 24. 7:30 Swine Show, Dueland Pavilion Showmanship, Breeding Purebred Gilt Show, Market Barrows and Gilts, Swine Fun Show (Time TBA.), Derby Barrows and Gilts, Lean Gain on Test Awards, Pork Production Class Awards 9:00 9:00 OPEN HOUSE EXHIBITS Christy 4-H Hall & Community Building 9:00 Rabbit Show, Rabbit/Poultry Barn Clover Kid Show First 11:00 7:00 4-H Food Stand 1:30 Bottle Bucket Calf Interviews, Extension Office Meeting Room (4th-6th Graders).
7 3:00 Poultry Quiz Bowl, Christy 4-H Hall 5:30 Drill Team, Horse Arena 6:00 Bottle Bucket Calf Show, Horse Arena 7:00 BINGO, YOUTH Council, Community Building Basement 7:30 Beef Feeder Cattle Check-in, Scale behind the fair Office 7:30 STORY COUNTY Cattlemen's Ice Cream Social, Dueland Pavilion 9:00 Photography Silent Auction Ends Wednesday, July 25. 8:00 Beef Show, Dueland Pavilion Beef Showmanship, Market Beef Show, and Breeding Beef Show 9:00 Poultry Show, Poultry/Rabbit Barn 9:00 4:00 Model Horse Show Community Building Basement 9:00 3:00 OPEN HOUSE EXHIBITS Christy 4-H Hall & Community Building 11:00 7:00 4-H Food Stand 1:00 Supreme Showmanship Contestant Meeting, fair Office 2:00 Supreme Showman Contest, Dueland Pavilion 3:00 tentative Advanced Cattle Feeder Exhibitor Interviews, fair Office 3:00 Closed - Community Building and Christy 4-H Hall 3:30 5:30 Exhibit Release/Check Out Christy 4-H Hall & Community Building 4:00 Parade of Champions, Horse Arena 5:30 Evening Beef Show, Horse Arena Announcement of Advanced Cattle Feeder Champion, Last year Carcass Class winners, Rate of Gain Winner, Selection of Supreme Breeding Heifer, and Selection of Grand Champion Market Beef 6:30 Ribbon Auction, Dueland Pavilion 6:30 Exhibit Release of Non-Market Animals Thursday, July 26.
8 8:00 4:30 Final exhibits must be removed 8:30 Clean Up by 4-H and FFA Exhibitors Wednesday, August 1. 7:00 Joint Fairboard and Superintendents Meeting, Christy 4-H Hall