Colfax County Fair Schedule
July 22, 23, 24, 25, 26
Fairgrounds phone (402) 487-2254

Secretary (402) 892-3520 (evenings please)

WEDNESDAY, JULY 22
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.
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ........4-H Photography judging and entry of ALL exhibits - (Department B
Divisions180-182). No appointments necessary.
4:00 - 7:30 p.m. ................Entry of all open class exhibits (except livestock)
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ........Entry and weigh in of Market beef exhibits
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ........Entry of Breeding Beef and 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 23
7:00 - 9:00 a.m. ................Entry and weighing of all swine exhibits
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 hours.
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
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
9:00 a.m. ..........................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. ..........................FFA poultry judging and FFA poultry showmanship
followed by 4-H poultry judging and 4-H showmanship
2:00 p.m. ..........................Open class fl ower judging
2:00 p.m. ..........................Open class photography judging
3:30 p.m. ..........................FFA sheep & Goats judging followed by 4-H Sheep & Goats
4:00 p.m. ..........................Judging of open class poultry
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 24
Open all day .....................Mountain Men Rendezvous Camp
8:30 a.m. ...........................FFA Beef Showmanship, Feeder calves, Breeding and Market Beef.
Following FFA show will be 4-H Beef showmanship, Bucket Calf judging,
4-H Cow-calf pairing, Breeding Beef Judging, Market Beef judging and
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
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
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Immediately following small animal show — 4-H Rabbit showmanship followed by 4-H rabbit judging
followed by FFA rabbit showmanship
6:00 p.m. ..........................Pee Wee Showmanship
7:00 p.m. ..........................Western Series PPL and Nebraska Bush Pullers
7:30 p.m. ..........................Team Roping

SATURDAY, JULY 25
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
9:00 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 10:45 a.m. of fi eld and antique tractors
11:00 a.m. ........................Antique Tractor Pull followed by the Out of the Field Tractor Pull
3:00 p.m. ..........................4-H Action exhibits in 4-H building
3:00 - 9:00 p.m. ...............Nebraska Game & Parks FREE Outdoor Families Event Trailer
5:00 p.m. ..........................Kiddie Tractor Pull
6:00 p.m. ..........................Entertainment – Dennis Svehla Trio - in 4-H Building
7:00 p.m. ..........................Frog Races
7:00 p.m. ..........................Horseshoe pitching contest at Centennial Park (doubles only)
6:00 p.m. ..........................Cowboy Mounted Shooting CHANGE OF TIME
8:00 p.m. ..........................Grandstand show –SIX APPEAL
9:30 p.m. ..........................Dance – Jason Earl Band

SUNDAY, JULY 26
EXHIBITS ON DISPLAY ALL DAY

7:00 - 7:30 a.m. ...............Colfax County Fair Tractor Ride – assemble and register
10:30 a.m. ........................Worship Service
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ....Semi Truck Show & Shine Registration
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. .......4-H & Open Class buildings open
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. ......FFA, Vegetable & Commercial building open
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. .....Semi Truck Show & Shine
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 – Flying W Wranglers
8:00 p.m. ..........................Release of exhibits

All times and events subject to change