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Fair & Exposition
  • Mahaska County
  • Oskaloosa, IA
JULY 19-24, 2021
Where Great Memories are Made

Fair Schedule

  Saturday, July 17

10:00 AM
Antique Tractor Pull- Infield
1:00 - 6:30 PM
Static Exhibit Judging in Exhibit Hall & 4-H Building

  Sunday, July 18

4:00 PM
Bill Riley Talent Show Check-in-Free Stage
4:00 - 6:00 PM
Open Class Exhibit Entries Received-Exhibit Hall
5:00 PM
Bill Riley Talent Show-Free Stage

  Monday, July 19

Tractors & Engine Display
Kids Zone
Free Entertainment Shows
7:00 - 10:00 AM
Swine Weigh-in at scale
8:00 - 10:00 AM
Open Class Exhibit Entries Received-Exhibit Hall
9:00 - 11:00 AM
Poultry Check-in at cages
9:00 - Noon
FFA Project Check-In
10:00 AM
Advanced Feeder Cattle Weigh-in & ultrasound at scale
10:00 AM - Noon
Rabbit Check-in at cages
10:30 AM
Advanced Lamb Feeder Pen Weigh-in & Ultrasound at scale
10:30 AM
Advanced Cattle Feeder Interviews at pens
11:00 AM
Quilts Open Class Judging-Exhibit Hall
11:00 AM
Culinary Open Class Judging-Exhibit Hall
11:00 AM
Advanced Lamb Feeder Pen Interviews at pens
11:00 AM - Noon
Sheep Weigh-in at scale
12:30 PM
Pig Tail Contest Registration-Free Stage
1:00 PM
Pig Tail Contest-Free Stage
1:00 PM
Needlecraft Open Class Judging-Exhibit Hall
1:00 - 2:00 PM
4-H & FFA Bottle Lamb Check-in
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Myotonic Goat Check-in at pens
1:00 - 2:30 PM
FFA Project Judging
2:00 PM
Holidays Open Class Judging-Exhibit Hall
2:00 PM
Fine Arts Open Class Judging-Exhibit Hall
2:00 PM
4-H & FFA Llama & Alpaca Show in Pavilion
2:00 - 3:00 PM
Open Bucket Bottle Check in
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Meat Goat Weigh-in at scale & Breeding Check-in at stalls
5:00 PM
4-H, FFA, Clover Kids Dog Show in Pavilion
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Key Coop BBQ for 4-H & FFA Families & Volunteers- West of Free Stage
5:30 - 7:00 PM
Beef Weigh in at scale & Breeding Check-in
By 6:00 PM
Dairy Check-in at stalls
By 6:00 PM
4-H & FFA Bucket/Bottle Calf Check-in at stalls
6:00 PM
Queen Contest-Free Stage
7:00 PM
Adam Whitehead Concert-Free Stage
7:00 PM
Jack Pot Barrel Race-Arena
7:00 PM
Bingo

  Tuesday, July 20

Tractors & Engine Display
Kids Zone
Free Entertainment Shows
Carnival
Oskaloosa Fire Dept-Kids Agility Course
The Real Beals Band-Strolling Band-Evening
9:00 AM
Poultry Show in Sale Ring
9:00 AM
Jr. Arts Open Class Judging-Exhibit Hall
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Communications: Educational Presentation, Share the Fun, Extemporaneous Speaking & Working Exhibit Judging-Free Stage
10:00 AM
Family History Open Class Judging-Exhibit Hall
10:00 AM
Hobbies Open Class Judging-Exhibit Hall
10:30 - 11:30 AM
Free Kids Activity near 4-H Building
11:30 AM
Floriculture/Horticulture Open Class Judging-Exhibit Hall
1:00 PM
Advanced Feeder Pen Conferences in Fair Office
2:00 - 4:00 PM
4-H Horticulture Judging
3:00 PM
Joke Telling Contest
3:00 - 4:30 PM
4-H & FFA Bottle Lamb & Goat Interviews
4:00 - 10:00 PM
Carnival Rides Open
4:00 - 6:00 PM
4-H & FFA Horse Check-in at barns
5:00 PM
Free Meal for Families Sponsored by Wyffels Hybrids-Near Pavilion
6:00 PM
Mandatory Horse Exhibitor Meeting at check-in area
6:00 PM
4-H & FFA Swine Show in Pavilion
7:00 PM
Bingo
7:15 PM
Annual Caleb Hammond Memorial Race

  Wednesday, July 21

Tractors & Engine Display
Kids Zone
Free Entertainment Shows
Carnival
Oskaloosa Fire Dept-Kids Agility Course
The Real Beals Band-Strolling Band-Evening
8:00 AM
4-H & FFA Sheep Show in Pavilion
9:00 AM - Noon
Communications Working Exhibit-Free Stage
10:30 - 11:30 AM
Free Kids Activity near 4-H Building
11:30 AM
4-H & FFA Bottle Goat Show in Pavilion
Noon
4-H & FFA Bottle Lamb Show in Pavilion
12:30 - 2:15 PM
Dairy Cattle & Goat Show in Pavilion
1:00 PM
Hula Hoop Contest-Free Stage
1:00 - 3:00 PM
4-H & FFA Bucket Bottle Calf Interviews
2:30 - 3:30 PM
Free Kids Activity near4-H Building
2:30 - 4:00 PM
4-H & FFA Meat Goat Show in Pavilion
3:00 PM
Coloring Contest for Kids & Adults-Free Stage
4:00 - 10:00 PM
Carnival Rides Open
By 5:00 PM
Auction Verification in Fair Office
6:30 PM
4-H & FFA Rabbit Show in Sale Ring
7:00 PM
Bingo
7:00 PM
Impact Pro Wrestling in Pavilion-Free Even

  Thursday, July 22

Tractors & Engine Display
Kids Zone
Free Entertainment Shows
Carnival
Oskaloosa Fire Dept-Kids Agility Course
8:00 AM - Noon
4-H & FFA Beef Show in Pavilion
10:00 AM
Children's Cookie Decorating Contest-Free Stage
10:30 - 11:30 AM
Free Kids Activity near 4-H Building
1:00 PM
4-H & FFA Bucket/Bottle Calf Show in Pavilion
2:00 PM
4-H & FFA Myotonic Goat Show in Pavilion
2:30 - 3:30 PM
Free Kids Activity near 4-H Building
4:00 - 10:00 PM
Carnival Rides Open
5:00 PM
Farm Bureau sponsored BBQ in Free Stage
5:00 PM
Open Bucket Bottle Show - Pavilion
7:00 PM
Bingo
7:00 PM
Tuff N Nuff Miniature Rodeo-Arena

  Friday, July 23

Tractors & Engine Display
Kids Zone
Free Entertainment Shows
Carnival
Oskaloosa Fire Dept-Kids Agility Course
9:00 AM
4-H & FFA Horse Show-Arena, will follow K-3 Open Show
9:00 AM
Cookie Stacking Contest-Free Stage
10:00 AM
4-H & Clover Kids Pet Show-Free Stage
11:00 AM - Noon
Free Kids Activity near 4-H Building
11:30 AM
Lego Masterpiece Contest Registration-Free Stage
Noon
Lego Masterpiece Contest-Free Stage
12:00 - 4:00 PM
Supreme Showmanship Contest in Pavilion
12:30 PM
Bubble Gum Blowing Contest Registration-Free Stage
1:00 PM
Bubble Gum Blowing Contest-Free Stage
1:30 - 2:00 PM
Livestock Judging Contest Registration-Sale Ring
2:00 - 4:00 PM
Livestock Judging Clinic & Contest-Sale Ring
2:30 - 3:30 PM
Free Kids Activity near 4-H Building
4:00 - 10:00 PM
Carnival Rides Open
5:00 PM
Supreme Showmanship Contest (2020 & 2021) in Pavilion
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Midnight Blue Country Band- Free Stage
7:00 PM
Bingo
7:30 PM
Great White Concert-Grandstand

  Saturday, July 24

Tractors & Engine Display
Kids Zone
Free Entertainment Shows
Carnival
Oskaloosa Fire Dept-Kids Agility Course
4-H Office will be CLOSED
Fair Board Office will be OPEN
8:00 AM
Exhibitor Auction in Pavilion
10:00 AM
Draft Horse Pull & Obstacle Course - Arena
10:30 AM
Kids Pedal Tractor Pull Registration-Free Stage
11:00 AM
Kids Pedal Tractor Pull-Free Stage
Noon
All Livestock & Non-Livestock Exhibits Released
12:00 - 2:00 PM
Open Class Exhibit Pick Up-Exhibit Hall
4:00 - 10:00 PM
Carnival Rides Open
4:00 - 7:00 PM
Wing, Ding, Fling, Thing-KIIC-Free Stage
7:00 PM
Bingo
7:30 PM
Joe Nichols Concert-Grandstand

  Sunday, July 25

Noon
Harness Racing-Grandstand
Between 1:00-3:00 PM
Exhibits Must Be Gone in the Exhibit Hall & 4-H Building
By 5:00 PM
Animals must be gone by 5 PM
7:30 PM
Gospel Concert-Free Stage

  Monday, July 26

Noon
Harness Racing-Grandstand
* THIS SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO CONFLICTS AND WEATHER *
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