Fun at the Fair

By: Morgan Wykes

The 2018 Hancock County Fair starts Wednesday, August 29th, at 8 A.M. Come on out! There will be fun events for all ages!

-Wednesday, August 29
   *8 A.M. Junior Fair Horse Show
   *7 P.M. Donkey Race
   *7:30 P.M. Band Show
-Thursday, August 30
   *8 A.M.  Jr Fair Boer Goat Show (S Show Arena)
   *10 A.M. Dairy Feeder Show
   *11:30 A.M. Fair Sheep followed by the Market Lamb Show (S Show Arena)
   *4 P.M. Cookie eating contest followed by the Pie eating contest in the mini park.
   *7:30-10:30 P.M. Calf Scramble (N Grandstands)
-Friday, August 31
   *8 A.M. Jr Fair Dairy Goat Show (S Show Arena)
  * 9 A.M. Open Class Saddle Horse & Pony Show (N Grandstand)
   *9 A.M. Jr Fair Dog Show (Show Tent)
   *10 A.M. Jr Fair Dairy Show followed by Open Class Dairy Show (S Show Arena)
      ~Jr Fair/Op Class Beef Show (N Show Arena)
         >Beef Feeder Showmanship, Beef Feeder, Beef Showmanship, Hosler-Corbin Dairy Steer, HCCC Steer, Market Steer, Lunch Break (½ Hour), Jr Fair Beef          Breeding, Open Class Beef Breeding
   *11 A.M.- 5 P.M.
      ~COSI (Old Mill Stream Centre)
      ~Mazza Museum
       ~Toledo Zoo
-Saturday, September 1
   *8 A.M. Open Class Draft Horses & Pony Show (N Grandstands)
   *10 A.M. Open Class Sheep Show followed by Jr Fair B&R Sheep Show (S Show Arena)
      ~Jr. Fair Dairy Feeder Base Bid Auction followed by Beef Feeder Base Bid Auction (N Show Arena)
   *12 P.M. Coloring Contest (Youth Building)
   *1 P.M. Open Class Draft & Pony Hitch Show (N Grandstand)
   *2 P.M. Flower arranging contest (Ages 9-13) (Old Mill Stream Centre)
      ~3 P.M. ages 14-18
   *6 P.M. Beef Obstacle Course followed by Adult/Pee Wee Beef Showmanship  
   *7:30 P.M. Open Class Horse Team Pulls (N Grandstand)
-Sunday, September 2
   *12 P.M. Tractor Pulls (S Grandstand)
   *6:30 P.M. Showman of Showman Contest (Show Arena)
   *11 P.M. Fairgrounds Closed
-Monday, September 3
   *Sell Day

Golf Camp

Mark your calendars for a free golf camp for grades 9-12! Camp will be held July 29, 30, and 31 from 8 AM - 10 AM with the option to play 9 holes afterward. Interested players should report to Sycamore Springs with clubs.

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