Schedule

  2015 Holmes County Fair

 

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9

7:00 - 10:00 AM...... OFFICIAL Swine Weigh-In (Hog Barn-1st session)
Noon - 8:00 PM...... Set-up Booths and Decorate Pens
Noon - 3:00 PM...... Home Arts Exhibits Accepted
3:00 PM......... Flower Exhibit Judging Begins
3:00 PM......... Home Arts Exhibit Judging Begins
4:00 - 6:00 PM ....... OFFICIAL Rabbit Weigh-In (Rabbit Barn)
5:00 - 7:00 PM ....... OFFICIAL Poultry Weigh-In (Poultry Tent)
7:00 - 9:00 PM ....... OFFICIAL Swine Weigh-In (Hog Barn-2nd session)
7:00 - 9:00 PM ....... OFFICIAL Beef/Dairy Feeder Calf Weigh-In (Steer Barn)
7:00 - 9:00 PM ....... OFFICIAL Sheep/Goat Weigh-In (Sheep Barn)
9:00 PM......... OFFICIAL Steer Weigh-In (Steer Barn)
9:00 PM......... All Market Projects in Place
 
MONDAY, AUGUST 10

8:00 AM......... FAIR OPENS
8:00 AM......... All Jr. Fair Projects in Place
8:00 AM......... All Drug Use Notification Forms MUST be turned into Sec. Office
8:00 AM......... 4-H Booth Judging (4-H Building Closed)
8:00 AM......... Swine Pictures (Swine Barn)
9:30 AM......... Poultry Judging (L)
4:00 PM......... Rides Open
4:30 PM......... 4-H Life Skills Project Recognition (S)
5:00 PM......... Coronation of King and Queen (S)
6:00 PM......... Swine Showmanship (L)
7:00 PM......... Full Rodeo (G)
For rules and registration information email raftermrodeo@yahoo.com
8:00 pm   Holmes County’s Got Talent (S)

 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11

$3.00 ‘till 3PM – reduced admission day!
Sponsored by Home Owned, Home Grown, Holmes County Businesses
8:00 AM......... FAIR OPENS
9:30 AM......... Meat Goat Showmanship, Meat Goat Breeding, Meat Goat Judging (L)
NOON............ Rides Open - $10 ride pass until 3pm
                         (purchase by 3pm, good all day and night
2:00 PM......... Horse Show Pleasure (Horse Arena)
2:00 PM......... Sheep Showmanship, Sheep Breeding, Market Lamb Judging (L)
5:00 PM......... West Holmes Marching Band (S)
6:00 PM......... Swine Judging (L)
8:00 PM......... Bulls and Barrels
For rules and registration information email raftermbarw@aol.com
8:00 PM......... Felt  – Acoustic Band – Classic Rock to Country (S)

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12

KIDS DAY!

VETERAN’S DAY - Free Admission for Active Military or past Veterans with proper ID
8:00 AM......... FAIR OPENS
9:30 AM......... Rabbit Judging (Small Arena)
9:30 AM......... Showmanship, Beef Breeding, Market Steer, Holmes Co. Bred, Beef Feeder Calf Showmanship and Show (L)
10:30 AM........ Tasting Smorgasbord (4-H Building)
NOON............ Rides Open
NOON THRU 4:00 PM KIDS DAY ACTIVITIES - Reduced Ride Passes, Vendor Specials & Giveaways, and Activities in the 4-H Buildings
SPONSORED BY: THE BARGAIN HUNTER
2:00 PM......... Dairy Goat Showmanship & Judging; Pack Goat, Supreme Dairy Goat Showmanship (Small Arena)
2:00 PM......... Horse Contest Show (Horse Arena)
5:00 PM......... Hiland Marching Band (S)
6:00 PM......... Beef Feeder, Beef Breeding, Market Steer Show (L)
6:00 PM......... Antique Tractor Pull / V-8 Modified / 4-Wheel Drive / Hot Farm / Local Street Stock Semi(G)
SPONSORED BY: Millersburg Tire & Shearer Equipment
For rules and registration information visit www.holmescountyfair.com
8:00 PM......... Amish Country Theatre – Skit Comedy & Bluegrass Band (S)

THURSDAY, AUGUST 13

$3.00 ‘till 3PM – reduced admission day!
Sponsored by Home Owned, Home Grown, Holmes County Businesses
8:00 AM......... FAIR OPENS
9:00 AM......... Dairy Steer, Dairy Feeder Calf Showmanship and Show (L)
9:30 AM......... Pygmy Goat Showmanship and Show (Small Arena)
NOON............ Rides Open - $10 ride pass until 3pm
                         (purchase by 3pm, good all day and night
2:00 PM......... Horse Versatility Show (Horse Arena)
5:00 PM......... Motocross Practice (G)
5:30 PM......... Livestock Sale (L)
...................... Sale Order: Meat Goat, Dairy Goat, Lambs, Hogs
7:00 PM......... Motocross (G)

Motocross on Thursday, August 13th  Registration begins @ 4:30
Practice begins @ 6pm
Racing begins @ 7pm
Cost to enter - $25 1st class, $20 second class, $15 third class
 Pit passes are $5

For rules and registration information visit: omxa.net
8:00 PM......... SOBOS – Variety of music from 60’s thru today (S)

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 14

$3.00 ‘till 3PM – reduced admission day!
Sponsored by Home Owned, Home Grown, Holmes County Businesses
8:00 AM......... FAIR OPENS
9:00 AM......... Dairy Showmanship and Show (L)
10:00 AM........ Llama Show Judging (Small Arena)
NOON............ Rides Open - $10 ride pass until 3pm
                         (purchase by 3pm, good all day and night
2:00 PM......... Horse Fun Show (Horse Arena)
5:30 PM......... Livestock Sale (L)
...................... Sale Order: Ducks, Broilers, Dairy Feeder, Turkeys, Rabbits, Dairy Products, Beef Steers, Dairy Steers
7:00 PM......... OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull
For rules and information visit www.ostpa.com
Featuring a “Run What Ya Brung” Hot Semi Class!
SPONSORED BY: SHEARER EQUIPMENT & MILLERSBURG TIRE SERVICE
9:00 PM......... Autumn Burning – Modern Rock with original music (S)
 

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 15

8:00 AM......... FAIR OPENS
10:00 AM........ Garden Tractor Pull (G)
For rules and information visit www.strasburgpullers.com
10:00 AM........ Showman of Showmen Contest (L)
NOON............ Rides Open
2:00 PM......... Pedal Tractor Pull (4-H Building)
3:00 PM......... Battle of the Clubs (L)
7:00 PM......... Demolition Derby – Open (G)
For rules, classes and information visit the Demo tab at www.holmescountyfair.com
9:00 PM......... Thunderstruck - AC/DC Tribute Band (S)
3:30 PM......... Closing Ceremony
5:00 PM......... Money Scramble (TBA)
6:00 PM......... Pee Wee Swine Show (L)

 

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 16

7:00 AM......... Dairy Projects Released.
All Market Livestock Will Be Released to the Buyer.
9:00 AM......... All Other Exhibits Released
4:00 PM......... ALL EXHIBITS MUST HAVE BEEN REMOVED
 
 

Grandstand (G), Stage on the Green (S), Large Arena (L)

 

Thank you to our 2015 Event Corporate Sponsors:

Home Owned, Home Grown, Holmes County Businesses

Shearer Equipment

Moore’s Lawn & Garden

Millersburg Tire Service, Inc.

Holmes Pest Control

The Commercial & Savings Bank

East Holmes Veterinary Clinic

The Bargain Hunter