Colfax County Fair Schedule
July 24, 25, 26, 27 and 28
Fairgrounds phone (402) 487-2254

Secretary (402) 892-3520 (evenings please)

WEDNESDAY, JULY 24
9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. ........4-H Clothing construction judging and entry of ALL exhibits for Dept. C
(Division 221 - 224). This includes Quilt Quest. No appointments necessary.
Do not wait until 11:59 A.M. to enter your exhibits.
9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. ........4-H Photography judging and entry of ALL exhibits - (Department B
Divisions180-182). No appointments necessary.
Do not wait until 11:59 A.M. to enter your exhibits.
4:00 - 7:30 p.m. ................Entry of open class flowers
4:00 - 7:30 p.m. ................Entry of all open class exhibits (except livestock)
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ........Entry of Market beef, Breeding Beef, Cow-Calf Pairs exhibits
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ........Entry of 4-H horse exhibits, open class horse, donkeys and mule exhibits,
FFA horses

THURSDAY, JULY 25
7:00 - 9:00 a.m. ...............Entry and weighing of all swine exhibits
7:00 - 7:30 a.m................ Colfax Country Fair Tractor Ride - assemble and register
8:00-10:00 a.m. ...............ENTRY OF ALL HOME ECONOMICS AND OTHER EXHIBITS
(EXHIBIT CLOTHING AND PHOTOGRAPHY) IN 4-H BUILDING.
Building closed during judging.
8:00 - 10:00 a.m. .............Entry of all open class exhibits of all swine exhibits
8:00 - 10:00 a.m. .............Entry of all open class exhibits (except horses and mules)
8:00 - 10:00 a.m. .............Check in and weight in of Market Beef, Breeding Beef and Cow-Calf pairs
8:00 - 10:00 a.m. .............Entry of sheep, dairy and dairy goat and meat goat exhibits
8:00 - 11:00 a.m. .............Entry of 4-H Poultry and rabbits
8:00 - 12:00 p.m. .............Entry of open class poultry
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. .............Entry of open class fl owers
AFTER JUDGING – 9:00 p.m. — 4-H & OPEN CLASS BUILDING OPEN
8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. .......FFA, Vegetable & Commercial building set up
8:00 a.m. ..........................FFA/4-H Horse Show (4-H horses MUST stay for duration of the fair)
10:00 a.m. ........................Judging of 4-H and open class exhibits
10:00 a.m. ........................Notify Beef superintendents of feeder calf entries
10:00 a.m. ........................Notify Beef Superintendent’s of Bucket Calf entries
11:00 a.m. ........................Judging Arts & Crafts
12:00 p.m. ........................FFA Dairy judging followed by 4-H followed by Dairy goat judging
1:30 p.m. ..........................Judging of 4-H poultry followed by 4-H poultry showmanship
2:00 p.m. ..........................Open class fl ower judging
3:00 p.m. ..........................Judging open class photography
3:30 p.m. ..........................FFA sheep judging followed by 4-H
4:00 p.m. ..........................Judging of open class poultry
4:30 p.m. or immediately following sheep show – FFA Goat judging followed by 4-H
6:45 p.m. ..........................4-H Fashion Revue at grandstand
7:00 p.m. ..........................Steps at Tiffany’s Dance Studio
7:00 p.m. ..........................Lip Sync Contest registration
7:30 p .m. ..........................Lip Sync Contest
7:30 p.m. ..........................Open 4-D Barrel Race & Pole Bending

FRIDAY, JULY 26
Open all day .....................Mountain Men Rendezvous Camp
8:30 a.m. ..........................FFA Beef showmanship, Feeder Calves, Breeding and Market Beef.
After break, 4-H Beef Showmanship followed by 30 min. break. After break,
Bucket Calf judging, followed by 4-H Feeder Calf judging, followed by 4-H
Cow-Calf Pair judging, followed by 30 min. break. After break, Breeding Beef
judging, followed by Market Beef judging, followed by Pen of 3 judging.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. .......Antique Tractor display entries
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. ......Entry of 4-H small animals
Colfax County Fair 3
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. ...4-H & Open Class buildings open
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. ...FFA , Vegetable & Commercial building open
12:00 p.m. ........................Small animal judging
12:00 p.m. ........................Commercial Booth Area opens
Immediately following small animal show — 4-H Rabbit showmanship followed by 4-H rabbit judging
6:00 p.m. ..........................Pee Wee Showmanship
7:00 p.m. ..........................Bush Pullers Tractor Pull
7:30 p.m. ..........................Ranch Rodeo

SATURDAY, JULY 27
Open all day ....................Mountain Men Rendezvous Camp
7:30 a.m. ..........................Registration 5K Run/Walk
8:00 a.m. ..........................5K Run/Walk
8:00 a.m. ..........................Judging of 4-H hogs followed by FFA
8:00 a.m. ..........................Open class horse show
10:00 a.m. ........................Set up antique gas engine show
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. ...4-H & Open Class buildings open
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. ...FFA, Vegetable & Commercial building open
Entry before 11:45 a.m. of fi eld and antique tractors
12:00 p.m. ........................Antique Tractor Pull followed by the Out of the Field Tractor Pull
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. ...............Semi truck Show & Shine Registration
3:00 p.m. ..........................4-H Action exhibits in 4-H building
3:00 p.m. ..........................Semi truck Show and Shine
5:00 p.m. ..........................Kiddie Tractor Pull
6:00 p.m. ..........................Entertainment — Dennis Svehla Trio — in 4-H Building
7:00 p.m. ..........................Frog & Snake Races
7:00 p.m. ..........................Horseshoe pitching contest at Centennial Park (doubles only)
7:30 p.m. ..........................Team Roping
7:30 p.m. ..........................Jason Huneke, Comedy Juggler
8:00 p.m. ..........................Grandstand show — Jon Wolfe
9:00 p.m. ..........................Cowboy Up! Band
10:00 pm ..........................Huge Fireworks Show

SUNDAY, JULY 28
EXHIBITS ON DISPLAY ALL DAY

10:30 a.m. ........................Worship Service
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. ......4-H & Open Class buildings open
11:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ......FFA, Vegetable & Commercial building open
12:00 p.m. ........................MCWA Ranch Sorting
1:00 p.m. ..........................Round Robin 4-H & FFA showmanship contest
2:00 p.m. ..........................Registration for Drill Team & Cheerleader contest
2:30 p.m. ..........................Drill Team and Cheerleader contest
4:30 p.m. ..........................PARADE
5:30 p.m. ..........................Trophy presentations followed by Pioneer Farm Family
Presentations immediately following parade
6:30 p.m. ..........................Grandstand show featuring — CROSS STRUNG
8:00 p.m. ..........................Release of exhibits
All times and events subject to change