2015 SCIOTO COUNTY FAIR SCHEDULE
All Grandstand Shows Free with Admission!
Daily Admission - $8.00 for 2 and Older
Active Duty Armed Services Members Admitted Free With Official Identification
Gates Open 10:00 a.m. Monday & 8:00 a.m. Tuesday - Saturday
Free Grandstand Shows – Free Midway Rides – Free Health Tests
All Show Times Approximate
Rides by Michael’s Amusements
12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday
12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 midnight Friday & Saturday
January 1 – July 31
Agricultural Society Memberships are available for $45.00 at Gahm’s Car & Truck Parts, 1200 Fairground Road, Lucasville. Must be 21 years of age and a SciotoCounty resident to become a member. Ticket entitles member to one admission to the fair each day, ride stamp, and the right to vote in the Society election in October.
Wednesday, August 5 – Friday, August 7
Senior Fair Office Open to purchase fair passes – 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m. Options include $24.00 Season Ticket which entitles bearer to one fair admission each day (does not include rides) and $7.00 Good Any Day Tickets (must purchase a minimum of five tickets) which includes admission and ride stamps any day of the fair. Good Any Day Tickets are only available at the discounted rate through Sunday, August 9.
Saturday, August 8
Senior Fair Office Open, 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m.
4-H Building Open for Booth Construction Only, 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 9
4-H Beef, Dairy, & Horse Penning and All Open Livestock- Anytime
4-H Market Hog Arrival, Weighing, & Penning, 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
4-H Lamb & Goat Arrival, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
4-H Poultry & Rabbit Check In, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon and 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
4-H Building Booth Set-up, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Senior Fair Office Open, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
4-H Building: Still, Clothing, Nutrition, etc. Project Sign-in, 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.
Farm Products Building: Entries accepted for Art, Farm Products, Fruits & Nuts, Culinary, & Needlework Departments, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Open Horse Show, 1:00 p.m.
Rabbit Building: Market Rabbits Must Be Penned by 5:30 p.m. & Weighed at 6:00 p.m.
Livestock Complex: Weigh 4-H Lambs & Goats, 6:00 p.m.
Monday, August 10
Grandstand: Entertainment by FREESTYLE MOTORCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES sponsored by PORTSMOUTH AMBULANCE – 8:00 p.m.
Livestock Complex: All 4-H Beef Projects Must be Penned, 7:30 a.m.
Farm Products Building: Entries accepted for Art, Farm Products, Fruits & Nuts, Culinary, & Needlework Departments, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Livestock Complex: Weigh 4-H Steers, 8:00 a.m.
Poultry Building: 4-H Poultry Activities, 9:00 a.m.
4-H Building: Booth Construction & Project Sign-in, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Farm Products Building: Flower Show, 11:00 a.m.
4-H Building: Booth Judging, 12:00 noon (Building Closed Until Judging Completed)
4-H Fair Beautification Projects & all other Projects must be Registered and in place, Judging of Beautification Projects, 12:00 noon
Main Gate: Minford High School Band Performance, 3:00 p.m.
Livestock Complex: Cloverbud Interviews, 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Main Gate: Clay High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.
Farm Products Building: Farm Products, Fruits & Nuts Judging, 6:00 p.m.
Main Gate: Portsmouth High School Band Performance: 7:00 p.m.
Grandstand: Introduction of Fair Queen and Court, 7:45 p.m.
Tuesday, August 11
Grandstand: Entertainment by THE WILLIS CLAN sponsored by AUGUST REDOUTEY LOGGING, PORTSMOUTH BLOCK & BUILDING SUPPLY, SUBWAY, ARRICK’S PROPANE, CRABTREE’S CARPET, TOW PATH READY MIX, DONNIE MARTIN HEATING & COOLING, BREECH’S SEPTIC SERVICE, & CONLEY TRUCKING – 8:00 p.m.
Livestock Arena: 4-H Sheep Show, 8:00 a.m.
Rabbit Barn: 4-H Rabbit Show, 8:00 a.m.
Farm Products Building: Culinary & Needlework Judging, 8:00 a.m.
Livestock Arena: Pet Show open to Scioto County children from ages 2 to 12, 12:00 noon
Livestock Arena: 4-H Working Goat Show, 2:00 p.m., Breeding & Market Goat Show, 3:00 p.m.
Main Gate: New Boston High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.
Main Gate: East High School Band Performance, 7:00 p.m.
Grandstand: Formal Opening of Fair, 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 12
Grandstand: Entertainment by THE SWON BROTHERS sponsored by PEPSI-COLA BOTTLING COMPANY – 8:00 p.m.
Livestock Arena, 4-H Beef Show, 8:00 a.m.
Horse Arena, 4-H English Horse Show, 9:00 a.m.
Rabbit Building, Open Rabbit Show, 10:00 a.m.
Livestock Arena: National Kiddie Tractor Pullers Association, 4:30 p.m. Registration with pulls from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Main Gate: Valley High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.
Main Gate: Northwest High School Band Performance, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 13
Grandstand: Entertainment by CIRCUS CONTINENTAL sponsored by SOUTHERN OHIO MEDICAL CENTER – 2:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m.
Livestock Arena, 4-H Swine Show, 8:00 a.m.
Main Gate: Green High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.
Livestock Arena: 4-H Rabbit Auction, 7:00 p.m.
Main Gate: Wheelersburg High School Band Performance, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, August 14
Grandstand: Entertainment by LONE STAR sponsored by GAHM’S NAPA NIGHT, GAHM’S SAVE-A-LOT LUCASVILLE, GAHM’S PHARMACY - WEST PORTSMOUTH, GAHM’S PHARMACY – LUCASVILLE, SHAWNEE ANIMAL CLINIC, & WLGC – 8:00 p.m.
Senior Citizen Day: Ages 60 & older - $2.00
Livestock Arena: 4-H Dairy Cattle Show, 9:00 a.m.
Horse Arena: 4-H Western Horse Show, 9:00 a.m.
Livestock Complex: Cloverbud Interviews, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Livestock Arena: Open Dairy Show, 12:00 noon
Main Gate: Portsmouth West High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.
Livestock Arena: Showman of Showmen Contest, 6:00 p.m.
Main Gate: South Webster High School Band Performance, 7:00 p.m.
Note: 4-H livestock not participating in any Junior Fair sale may be removed from midnight Friday to 6:00 a.m. Saturday if not entered in any open class show.
Saturday, August 15
Grandstand: Entertainment by CALVALCADE OF THRILLS DEMOLITION DERBY sponsored by WNXT, THE GLOCKNER FAMILY OF DEALERSHIPS, & PEPSI-COLA BOTTLING COMPANY – 5:00 p.m.
Livestock Arena: Junior Fair Livestock Sale (Sale Order: Steers, Goats, Swine, & Lambs), 10:00 a.m.
Junior Fair Premiums must be picked up at Junior Fair Premium Office by 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 16
All exhibits may be removed between 12:00 noon and 4:00 p.m. The Senior Fair Office will be open during these hours for exhibitors to pick up Senior Fair premiums if they are not distributed by the Departmental Superintendents. All items in any exhibit not removed during these times will be discarded.
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