Dixon County Fair 2013 Schedule

Pre-Fair
Monday, July 8th
5:00 PM All 4H Pre-entries due in the extension office
 
Saturday, July 20th
8:30 AM Judging of fashion revue and clothing including knitting and crocheting, photography exhibits, music contest, favorite foods revue

Haskell Ag Lab - Concord, Nebraska
 
Saturday, July 27th - Entry Day
8:00 - 10:30 AM Entries of all 4H Static Exhibits not being interview judged
8:30 - 10:30 AM Enter all Open Class Ag Hall Exhibits
8:30 AM Start Interview Judging of FCS and Ag Static Exhibits
9:00 AM Interview judging of Clover Kids Exhibits
Noon Building closed for judging
 
Fair Time!
Sunday, July 28th
8:00 AM Sunrise Worship Service - Fairgrounds
8:00 AM - Noon Omelet Feed
Dixon County 4-H Teen Leaders will serve omelets
10:00 AM Open Class Horse Show
11:00 AM Check-in for 4-H Dog
11:30 AM 4-H Dog Show
Noon - 1:30 PM Entries for Cow/Calf
1:00 PM Horse Shoe Tournament
1:00 - 10:00 PM Exhibit Hall and Quilt Building Open
1:30 PM Check-in for Cats and Household Pets (including Clover Kids Cats)
2:00 PM 4-H Household Pets Show
Followed by Cat Show
3:00 PM Cow/Calf Judging
3:00 - 5:00 PM Old Fashioned Carnival on the Midway
5:30 - 6:30 PM All 4-H & Open Class Livestock Entries must be checked in with specie Superintendent except for horses
7:00 PM Presentation of Aksarben Pioneer Farm Family Awards and Good Neighbor Awards
Gospel Music - Triumphant Sound Quartet
 
Monday, July 29th
7:30 - 8:30 AM 4-H Horse Entries
8:30 AM 4-H Horse Show
1:00 - 10:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open
2:00 - 5:00 PM Archery Demonstration
2:00 - 4:00 PM Games on East Side of Ag Hall for All Ages
4:00 - 9:00 PM Shooting Sports Trailer Open
Trailer sponsored by the NWTF
5:00 PM Carnival opens
5:00 - 7:00 PM Free Barbeque sponsored by Dixon Co. Ag Society
Dixon County 4-H Council Ice Cream Social
6:30 PM Cowboy Mounted Shooting in the Horse Arena
7:00 PM Team Sorting
7:30 PM Entertainment: Susie McEntire
 
Tuesday, July 30th
8:00 AM 4-H Market Beef Show followed by Feeder Calf Show
9:00 - 11:00 AM Interview Judging in Bucket Calf Project (4-H & Open Class)
Breeding Beef and Open Beef Judging following Feeder Calf Judging
Noon 4-H and Open Class Bucket Calf Shows
11:00 AM Antique, Farm & Modified Tractor Pull
Chainsaw Artist
1:00 - 10:00 PM Exhibit Building Open
1:00 PM 4-H and Open Class Dairy Show
Chainsaw Artist
1:15 PM Clover Kids - Exploring Animals
1:30 PM 4-H and Open Class Poultry Judging
3:00 PM Chainsaw Artist
3:30 PM 4-H and Open Class Rabbit Show
4:00 - 9:00 PM Shooting Sports Trailer Open
Trailer sponsored by the NWTF
3:00 - 5:00 PM Commercial Vendor Demonstrations in Ag Hall
5:00 PM Carnival opens
Chainsaw Artist
7:15 PM Live Auction of Chainsaw Sculptures
7:30 PM Outlaw Truck and Tractor Pull
9:30 PM Teen Dance - "Dentertainment"
 
Wednesday, July 31st
9:00 AM 4-H and Open Class Swine Show
10:00 AM 4-H and Open Class Sheep Show
11:00PM 4-H and Open Class Goat Show
Noon Kiddie Pedal Tractor Pull (ages 4-9)
Chainsaw Artist
1:00 PM Exhibit Hall and Quilt Building Opens
1:00 - 3:00 PM Carnival open
2:00 PM Chainsaw artist
2:00 - 4:00PM Rooster Crowing and Pig Squealing Contest for all Ages at the Poultry Arena
4:00 PM 4-H Fashion Revue, Music Revue & Presentation of Home Ec Trophies
Chainsaw Artist
4:00 - 9:00 PM Shooting Sports Trailer Open
Trailer sponsored by the NWTF
5:00 PM Release of all Exhibits (includes animals)
6:00 PM Carnival opens
Chainsaw Artist
7:30 PM Live Auction of Chainsaw Sculptures
8:00 PM Demolition Derby - Old and New, Pickups and Compacts

Trolley Rides available to Parking Sites

Event funded in part by a grant from the Dixon County Convention and Visitors Bureau
Contact Information:

Before Fair:
402-355-2686
402-287-2755

Fair Office Phone:
402-584-2232