155th Fair Dates: August 4 - 12, 2017
Sponsored By Wayne County Cooperative Agricultural Society
Since 1862
 

2017 JUDGING SCHEDULE
Please note that all livestock shows will take place in the arena.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 3, 2017
9:00 AM
TO
5:00 PM
4-H NON-LIVESTOCK JUDGING - DEPARTMENT 10 (NON-LIVESTOCK SECTIONS 13-33)
OPEN NON-LIVESTOCK JUDGING - DEPARTMENTS 11-23 (+EGGS)
 
FRIDAY, AUGUST 4, 2017
12 NOON OPEN BEEF SHOW – BREEDING FOLLOWED BY OPEN MARKET STEERS - ARENA  
6:00 PM OPEN SWINE SHOW - BREEDING FOLLOWED BY MARKET SWINE - ARENA  
SATURDAY, AUGUST 5, 2017
8:00 AM JUDGING - 4-H & OPEN RABBITS - POULTRY/RABBIT BARN  
9:30 AM 4-H DAIRY SHOW - SHOWMANSHIP - PROTEIN BREEDS - ARENA 
IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWED BY 4-H & OPEN TYPE SHOW (SHOW ORDER –  AYRSHIRE, GUERNSEY, JERSEY, MILKING SHORTHORN & BROWN SWISS)
 
SUNDAY, AUGUST 6, 2017
8:00 AM JUDGING - 4-H & OPEN POULTRY - POULTRY/RABBIT BARN  
9:00 AM OPEN MARKET MEAT GOAT SHOW - ARENA  
11:00 AM OPEN SHEEP SHOW – BREEDING FOLLOWED BY MARKET LAMBS – ARENA  
3:00 PM 4-H SHEEP SHOW – BREEDING – IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWED BY 4-H DAIRY GOAT SHOWMANSHIP AND 4-H & OPEN DAIRY GOAT SHOWS - ARENA  
TUESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2017
9:00 AM 4-H SWINE MARKET AND SHOWMANSHIP COMBINED - ARENA  
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2017
9:00 AM 4-H HOMEBRED SHOW - ALL SPECIES - SHOW ORDER: HOGS, SHEEP, GOATS, BEEF  
1:00 PM 4-H SHEEP SHOWMANSHIP IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWED BY 4-H MARKET LAMBS – ARENA  
4:00 PM 4-H GOAT SHOWMANSHIP IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWED BY 4-H MARKET GOATS - ARENA  
THURSDAY, AUGUST 10, 2017
8:30 AM 4-H DAIRY SHOWMANSHIP IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWED BY 4-H AND OPEN TYPE SHOW (RED & WHITE HOLSTEINS AND BLACK & WHITE HOLSTEINS) – ARENA  
1:00 PM 4-H BEEF SHOWMANSHIP IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWED BY 4-H BEEF BREEDING, 4-H FEEDER CALVES, 4-H MARKET STEERS – ARENA  
FRIDAY, AUGUST 11, 2017
10:00 AM TO 5:00 PM 4-H FUN DAY - TENTATIVE ACTIVITIES INCLUDE: 4-H GAMES, SCAVENGER HUNT, RABBIT DEMONSTRATION, MULTIPLE SPECIES SHOWMANSHIP WORKSHOPS, THE ULTIMATE SHOWMANSHIP CONTEST (COMPETITION BETWEEN THE CHAMPIONS OF EACH SPECIES) - ARENA  
SATURDAY, AUGUST 12, 2017
10:00 AM 4-H LIVESTOCK SALE – ARENA & LARGE DAIRY BARN (TWO 4-H LIVESTOCK SALES WILL BE CONDUCTED AT THE SAME TIME AT TWO LOCATIONS)  
SUNDAY, AUGUST 13, 2017
9:00 AM TO 12 NOON PICK UP EXHIBITS AT RED METAL BUILDING  

SPECIAL NOTE: ALL 4-H'ERS WITH 4-H MARKET ANIMAL PROJECTS, 4-H PARENTS AND 4-H LEADERS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO RETURN TO THE WAYNE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS AND THE LIVESTOCK BARNS ON SUNDAY TO HELP WITH CLEAN-UP OF THE LIVESTOCK BARNS, WASH RACKS, AREAS IN AND AROUND THE BARNS, WHEEL BARROWS, FEED PANS, ETC. SO THAT THE LIVESTOCK FACILITIES CAN BE RETURNED TO PRE-FAIR CONDITIONS.

DUE TO THE NECESSITY OF HOLDING MARKET ANIMALS FOR SEVERAL DAYS POST-LIVESTOCK SALE, ALL 4-H CLUBS WITH 4-H MARKET HOG PROJECTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO SIGN-UP FOR PEN CLEANING THROUGH THE WEDNESDAY FOLLOWING THE FAIR. THE PROCESS WILL BE SIMILAR TO ICE CREAM BOOTH SIGNUPS. SUNDAY 7:00 PM, MONDAY 7:00 PM, TUESDAY 7:00 PM AND WEDNESDAY 7:30 PM. TWO TO THREE CLUBS WILL BE REQUIRED PER SHIFT. ASSIGNMENTS WILL BE ON A FIRST COME FIRST ASSIGNED BASIS.

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