6430 W. M-80
Kinross, MI   EXIT 378
FAIR EVENTS
The Fair Events for 2018 are listed below.  See the  "Grandstand Events Page" for  details on the various Grandstand
Events.  This page will be  updated as activities are confirmed -
Grandstand Events especially may change.

SATURDAY - AUGUST 25, 2018
"Campers can start arriving after 12:00 p.m."
7:00 p.m. - Miss Chippewa County Fair Queen  Contest (4-H Building)
Sponsors: -  C. S.  Mulder Funeral Home, Inc.
                 -  Chippewa County Credit Union
                 -  Cloverland Electric Co-operative
                 -   Rob Stratton
                 -  Judge Eric G. Blubaugh
                 -  Fernelius Hyundai

SUNDAY -  AUGUST 26, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m -  Enter Poultry Meat Pens
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m -  Enter Rabbit Meat Pens
11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Enter Poultry
11:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Enter Rabbits


MONDAY - AUGUST 27, 2018
9:00 a.m. - Rabbit Judging (Rabbit Barn)
10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. - Enter All Market Livestock (may enter breeding animals also)
2:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Enter Youth/Open Exhibits (4-H Building)


TUESDAY -- August 30, 2018
"Senior Citizen Appreciation Day"
9:00 a.m. - Poultry Judging (Poultry Barn)                                                                        
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Youth/Open Exhibits Judging (4-H Building)
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Senior Citizen Appreciation Luncheon (Age 60 & up) -(basement of 4-H Building)
          - Sponsors: -
4-H Teen Club, Fernelius Hyundai, Rudyard Wranglers 4-H Club
1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. - Enter breeding animals
1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Youth/Open Exhibits in 4-H Building  open to public
1:00 - 9:00 p.m. - BINGO (Dunbar Building).
2:30 p.m. - Pocket Pet Judging (Rabbit Barn Area)
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. - (To Be Announced)  (Pavillion)
5:30 p.m.  Livestock Exhibitors Meeting
(Behind Livestock Office)
5:00 - 5:45 p.m. - Dog Show Check-In    (Covered Show Ring)                     
6:00 p.m. - Dog Show (Covered Show Ring)
7:30 p.m .- Introduction Miss Chippewa County Fair  (Grandstand)
8:00 p.m. - USA Demo  Derby (Grandstand)
Full Auto Cross plus 1 Heat  Mini Van & 1 Heat of Big Car Demo Derby - Sponsored by Smith Sanitation
(See
www.usademoderby.com for rules and information)

WEDNESDAY -  August 29, 2018
9:00 a.m. - Swine Judging (Covered Showring)
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Youth/Open Exhibits in 4-H Building  open to public
1:00 p.m. - SKERBECK CARNIVAL STARTS
1:00 - 9:00 p.m. - BINGO (Dunbar Building)
2:30 p.m. - Small Animal Overall Showmanship (Poultry/rabbit barns area)
2:00 p.m. -  Market Goat Judging (Covered Show Ring)
2:15 p.m. -  Sheep Judging (Covered Show Ring) Costume classes will be Friday
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. - (To Be Announced) (Pavillion)
8:00 p.m. - USA Demo Derby  presents Full Auto Cross and  Mini Van Derby Finale
    -  Sponsored by
Central Savings Bank (Grandstand)
(See
www.usademoderby.com for rules and information)

THURSDAY -  August 30, 2018
9:00 a.m. - Beef Judging (Covered Show ring)
9:00 a.m. - Garden Tractor Pull (Antique Area)
11:00 a.m. - Antique & Classic Tractor Pull (Antique Area) (After Garden Pull)
11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Youth/Open Exhibits in 4-H Building  open to public
1:00 p.m. - Carnival rides start
1:00 - 9:00 p.m. - BINGO (Dunbar Building)
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - (To Be Announced)  (Pavillion)
5:30 p.m. - Open Pony Pull (Grandstand)
7:00 p.m. - Open  Horse Pull (Grandstand)

FRIDAY - August 31, 2018
"All Day: Demonstration of Antique Equipment"
9:00 a.m. -  Open  Horse , Halter, Fitting & Showing, Trail, English Classes  (Horse Arena)
9:00 a.m. - Garden Tractor Pull (Antique Area)
10:00 a.m. - Dairy Judging (Covered Show Ring)
11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Youth/Open Exhibits in 4-H Building  open to public
11:00 a.m. - Farm Stock Tractor Pull - Light to Heavy (Antique Area)
12:30 p.m. - Goat Judging
1:00 p.m. - Carnival rides start
1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - BINGO (Dunbar Building)
4:00 p.m. - Sheep Costume Class (open & pee wee)(covered show ring)
4:30 p.m. - Goat Costume Classes (Goat Show Ring)
4:00  p.m.-7:00  p.m. - (To Be Announced) (Pavilion)
6:00 p.m. - Supreme Showman Contest (Covered Show Ring)
7:30 p.m. - Fox Boyz Stock Car Racing - Sponsored by E
agle 95.1

SATURDAY - September 1, 2018
"All Day: Demonstration of Antique Equipment"
9:00 a.m. - Garden Tractor Pull (Antique Area)
11:00 a.m. -  8:00 p.m. - Youth/Open Exhibits in 4-H Building  open to public
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. MI Child Identification Program (Quonset Bldg)
      Sponsor:  Bethel Lodge of the Masons
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Child Vision Program
      Sponsor - Lions Club
12:00 p.m. - Market Livestock Buyer's Dinner (4-H Building Basement)
12:00 p.m. - Carnival rides start
1:00 - 9:00 p.m. - BINGO (Dunbar Building)
1:30 p.m. - Market Livestock Sale (Covered show ring)
4:00  p.m.-7:00  p.m. - (To Be Announced) (Pavilion) -
6:30 p.m. - Antique Tractor Parade (Grandstand)  

7:30 p.m. - Dafter Lion's Mud Run  (Grandstand)
     - sponsored by Chippewa County International Airport

7:00-11:00 p.m. - Chippewa County Fair Exhibitors Youth Dance  
             - Sponsored by Old Mission Bank & I-500 Parking Committee

SUNDAY - September 2, 2018
*ALL DAY -DEMONSTRATION OF ANTIQUE EQUIPMENT*
9:00 a.m. - Open  Horse Show-Western, Trail & Special Needs Classes  (Horse Arena)
9:00 a.m. - Worship Services (Grandstand)
9:00 a.m. - Dead Weight Tractor Pull - Light to Heavy  (Antique Area)
11:00  a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Farmers Market/Craft Show (4-H Bldg Basement)
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. MI Child Identification Program (Quonset Bldg)
      Sponsor:  Bethel Lodge of the Masons
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Child Vision Program
      Sponsor - Lions Club
12:00 p.m. - Carnival rides start
12:00 p.m. -12:45  p.m. -  Master Stockman  pre-registration(Covered Show Ring)
1:00 p.m. - Master Stockman (Covered Show Ring)
12:30 p.m. - Harness Racing
1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Youth/Open Exhibits in 4-H Building  open to public
3:00 - 9:00 p.m. - BINGO (Dunbar Building)
5:00 p.m. - Tri-County Speed Horse Contest (Horse Arena)
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:30 p.m. - Livestock Exhibitor Meeting (Covered show ring)
7:00 p.m. - E
UP Music Fest-Justified-Sponsored by Fernelius Hyundai & Edgerly Sew & Vac
      Admission by donation for United Way.  (Grandstand)                                                  

MONDAY - SEPTEMBER 3, 2018
*ALL DAY - DEMONSTRATION OF ANTIQUE EQUIPMENT*
9:00 a.m. - Garden Tractor Pull (Antique Area)
10:00 a.m. - Draft Horse Show (Horse Arena)
-  Draft Horse Hitches will follow the line classes
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. -  Car Show (in front of 4-H building)
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Youth/Open Exhibits in 4-H Building  open to public
11:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.. - Carnival rides
12:00 - 3:00 p.m. - BINGO (Dunbar Building)
12:30p.m. - Harness Racing
12:30 p.m. - Pedal Pullers (Quonset hut area)
2:00 p.m. - Release of  all Open / Youth Exhibits
ALL ANIMALS MUST BE  REGISTERED BY AUGUST 1
EXCEPT OPEN HORSE SHOW
THIS INCLUDES BREEDING & MARKET BEEF, DAIRY,
GOATS, HORSES/PONIES, POCKET PETS,
POULTRY, RABBITS, SHEEP, SWINE & DOGS,