Minidoka County Fair & Rodeo

July 31st-August 5th, 2017

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Minidoka County Fair Week
 July 31st-August 5th, 2017
Country Pride....County Wide

**All events/times are subject to change!!**

 green entries are 4-H events.  
blue entries are other fair events.
 
MONDAY, JULY 31st, 2017

  •  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 4-H Horses Entered
  •  8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 4-H Rabbits Entered
  •  8:30 a.m. 4-H Dog Show (Pavilion)
  •  9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Enter All Open Class Entries, Including Flowers & Produce
  •  9:00 a.m. - Merchants Can Begin Setting Up Their Booths
  •  9:00 a.m. 4-H Livestock Interviews (Green 4-H Building; formerly Open Class Bldg.)
  •  11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 4-H/FFA Non Market Goats entered in North east Dairy Barn
  •  2:00 p.m. 4-H Cloverbud Stick Events (Pavilion)
  •  2:30 p.m. -4:30 p.m. Entering & Judging of 4-H Leadership and Know Your Government Projects
  •  3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Enter Open Class Poultry
  •  3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 4-H/FFA Beef Weigh In & Ultrasound
  •  4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Enter 4-H/FFA Projects, (Green 4-H Building; formerly Open Class Bldg.)
  •  4:30 - 5:30 p.m. 4-H/FFA Dairy Cows/Calves Entered & Weighed in (No Milking Cows)
  •  5:00 p.m. 4-H Rabbit Show (Pavilion)
  •  5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Sheep Weigh In & Ultrasound
  •  6:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day
  •  6:00 p.m. Lawn Mower Races (Rodeo Arena) Cost: $5/person or $15/family
  •  7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. 4-H/FFA Market Goat Weigh In & Ultrasound
    •  Washing of Livestock Animals Allowed Following Final Weigh In of Day
    •  Only Horses May be Washed in Front of Horse Stalls 7 and 8

 TUESDAY, AUGUST 1st, 2017

  •  8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Swine Weigh In/Ultrasound
  •  8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Poultry Entered
  •  8:00 a.m. 4-H Horse Quality & Performance
  •  8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Judging of all Open Class Entries (Building Closed until 7:00 p.m.)
  • 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Judging of all 4-H/FFA Projects,
    • (Green 4-H Building; formerly Open Class Bldg.)
    • (Building Closed until 7:00 p.m.)
  •  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Merchants Can Finish Setting Up Their Booths & Will be Open at Noon
  •  5:00 p.m. - 4-H/FFA Dairy Showmanship/Quality (Pavilion)
    •  Washing of Livestock Animals Allowed Following Final Weigh In of Day
    •  Only Horses May be Washed in Front of Horse Stalls 7 and 8
  •  6:00 p.m. Livestock Pens Judged for Awards
  •  6:00 p.m. Tiny Tot Horse Gymkhana in Arena
  •  7:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public (could be delayed if judging isn’t finished)
  •  7:00 p.m. PMT Night at the Fair – Robbie Walden Band Free to the Public.
    •  ***Concert will be held at the Race Track Grandstands at South Entrance of Fairgrounds***
  •  10:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2nd, 2017

  •  8:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Swine Fitting & Showing/Quality (Sale Barn)
  •  9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Beef Breeding Entered
  •  10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public
  •  1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Live Display of Antique Tractors & Engines
  •  5:30 p.m. Lions BBQ Dinner – All You Can Eat (Pavilion)
    •   Cost: $10 adults, $5 ages 6 & under
  • ​7:00 p.m. Junior Rodeo (Rodeo Arena)
  •  Tickets $6.00; 6 and Under Free
  •  7:00 p.m. 4-H Open House (4-H Building)
  •  7:30 p.m. Ice Cream and Cobbler Social
    •  Free to the Public – Sponsored by the Minidoka County Fair Board
  •  10:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

 THURSDAY, AUGUST 3rd, 2017

  •  7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 4-H Horses May Be Checked Out
  •  8:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Sheep Showmanship/Quality (Pavilion)
  •  10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public
  •  3:00 p.m. 4-H Goat Show (Pavilion) or immediately following the Sheep Show.
  •  4:00 p.m. Open Class Poultry Judging
  •  6:00 p.m. 4-H Poultry Show (Pavilion)
  •  7:00 p.m. Junior Rodeo (Rodeo Arena)
    •  Tickets $6.00; 6 and Under Free
  •  10:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

FRIDAY, AUGUST 4th, 2017

  •  9:00 a.m. 4-H/FFA Beef Showmanship/Quality (Pavilion)
  •  10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public
  • ​ 3:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Livestock Costume Contest (Sponsored by Minidoka County Farm Bureau)
  •  5:00 p.m.
    • 4-H/FFA Small Animal Round Robin Showmanship Competition
      •  (dog, chicken, turkey, rabbit, goat 
    • 4-H/FFA Large Animal Round Robin Showmanship Competition  
      • (beef, dairy, sheep, swine, horse)
  •  7:00 p.m. Mutton Bustin’ (rodeo arena)
    • minimum age-4 years old & maximum weight-50 lbs.
  •  7:30 p.m. Open Rodeo     Junior Princess, Princess, & Queen Royalty Crowned
    •  Adult Tickets $8.00 Kids (6-12) $5.00 Under 6 Free
    •  Family Ticket $30.00 (2 adults & 4 kids)
  •  10:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

  SATURDAY, AUGUST 5th, 2017
Please note: Exhibits will NOT be checked-out today. They will be checked out on Sunday and Monday.

Check the schedule for times.

  •  9:00 a.m. SHARP 4-H/FFA Livestock Sale (Pavilion)
  •  10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. All Buildings Open to the Public
  •  1:00 p.m. Antique Tractor Pull (horse race track)
  •  2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Beef Breeding May Be Checked Out
  •  7:00 p.m. Mutton Bustin’ (rodeo arena)
    •   minimum age-4 years old & maximum weight-50 lbs.
  •  7:30 p.m. Open Rodeo      Grandma Queen Coronation
    •  Adult Tickets $8.00 Kids (6-12) $5.00 Under 6 Free
    •  Family Ticket $30.00 (2 adults & 4 kids)
  •  8:00 p.m. Buildings Close for the Day

  SUNDAY, AUGUST 7TH, 2016

  •  6 a.m. – Mon. 8/8 - 9 p.m. 4-H/FFA Livestock Checked Out & Pens Cleaned
  •  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA & Open Class Exhibits Checked Out
    •  Take Down Booth Decorations
    •  Merchants Can Take Down Their Booths
    •  Open Class Checks Available in the McGregor Center
  • Noon All 4-H/FFA & Open Class Animals MUST be removed no later than noon.

  MONDAY, AUGUST 8TH, 2016

  •  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. 4-H/FFA Premium Money Available at the Extension Office (McGregor Center) until  August 8th
  •   1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    • 4-H/FFA & Open Class Exhibits Checked Out, take down booth decorations
    •   Open Class Checks Available in the McGregor Center
    •  After today, open class checks will be available at the McGregor Center until  September 30, 2016, the end of the fiscal year. At that time all remaining checks will be voided.
  •  9:00 p.m. All Livestock Pens Must Be Cleaned Out