Jr. Fair Schedule
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P.O. Box 707, 601 Fairgrounds Road
Mt. Vernon, Ohio 43050
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Saturday, July 22

6:00 A.M. Vet will be on gate duty until 2:30 P.M. for animals to be brought in
 ***** 6:00 A.M. Junior Fair Rabbits Check-In until 3:00 P.M.
 **** 9:00 A.M. FFA Crop and Shop Judging
3:00 P.M.  All Animals in Place
 ** 3:30 P.M.  Barn Meeting for All Junior Fair Exhibitors but Equine
 * 4:00 P.M.  Barn Meeting for Equine Exhibitors
 ***** 4:00 P.M.  Market Fryer Weigh-In, Followed by Broiler Weigh-In, Followed by Turkey
 *** 4:00 P.M.  Dairy Market Feeder Weigh-In, Followed by Beef Feeder Weigh-In, Followed by
Market Beef & Market Dairy Steer Weigh-In
 ** 4:00 P.M.  Market Lamb Weigh-In, Followed by Market Goat Weigh-In, Followed by Market Hog Weigh-In
 * 4:30 P.M.  Junior Fair Equine ABC Judging
 4-H 5:00 P.M.  Booths and Still Exhibits in Place
 * 6:30 P.M.  Equine Club Introductions, Equine Royalty, Skillathon & State Fair Delegates
 * 7:30 P.M.  Ground Roping & Goat Tying Competition

Check-Ins for all Non-Market Animals Will Follow Weigh-Ins

Sunday, July 23

*  10:00 A.M.   Junior Fair Equine Show
*****  12:00 P.M.
 Junior Fair Rabbit Show
 1:00 P.M. Equine Showmanship/Contesting (Will not start before 1:00 P.M.)
**  1:00 P.M.
 Sheep Lead Followed by Lamb Cook-Off
 ***  1:00 P.M.  Junior Fair Dog Show
 FB  2:00 P.M.  Flower Specimen and Artistic Arrangement Judging
 ***  5:30 P.M. Pen of Three Market Lamb Judging, Followed by Junior Fair Sheep Showmanship, Followed by Market Lamb Show
 **  6:00 P.M.  Junior Fair Swine Showmanship

Monday, July 24

 ***  9:00 A.M.   Junior Fair Dairy Showmanship & Show
*****  9:30 A.M.  Junior Fair Market Poultry Show
 * 10:00 A.M.  Junior Fair Equine Show
 4-H 10:00 A.M.  4-H Vegetable Judging
** 11:00 A.M. Junior Fair Market and Meat Production Goat Showmanship
 **  1:00 P.M.  Junior Fair Market Goat Show Followed by Meat Production Doe Show
 2:00 P.M.  Release Time for Cows in Milk Excluding the Supreme Champion
 **  6:00 P.M.  Junior Fair Swine Show
 ***  7:00 P.M.  Cattle Costume Fun Show

Tuesday, July 25

** 9:00 A.M.    Junior Fair Dairy Goat, Pygmy Goat, Market Goat, Meat Production Goat Showmanship Followed by Goat Master Showmanship Competition Followed by Dairy Goat Show, Pygmy Show and Pack & Harness Show
 *****  9:30 A.M. Junior Fair Poultry Showmanship & Production Show
  4-H 10:00 A.M. 4-H Booth Judging
 * 12:00 P.M.
Equine Fun Show
 ***  12:00 P.M.  Junior Fair Dairy Market Feeder Showmanship & Show with Market Dairy Steer Show Immediately Following
 *  3:00 P.M.  Junior Fair Equine Mini Show
* 6:00 P.M.   Junior Fair Draft Hitch Classes
 ***  7:00 P.M.  Junior Fair Beef Feeder Show Followed by Market Beef Show


Wednesday, July 26

 7:00 A.M. Release Time for Market Beef, Market Dairy Steers, Dairy Market Feeders, Market Goats, Market Lambs, Market Hogs Not Going Through the Sale But Only Going to United Producers, Inc. 
 *  9:00 A.M.  Junior Fair Equine Show
 *****  9:00 A.M.  Junior Fair Rabbit Showmanship
 ***  10:00 A.M.  Goat Costume Fun Show
 ***  11:00 A.M.
 Junior Fair Beef & Market Dairy Steer Showmanship Followed by Beef Breeding Show
 OSB  1:00 P.M.  Junior Fair Sheep Breeding Show
* 3:00 P.M. Equine Contest Challenge Show
*** 5:00 P.M. Showman of Showmen Competition

Thursday, July 27

Junior Fair Sale Day

$  8:00 A.M.   Sale Building Opens
 ***  9:00 A.M. Sale Announcements & Special Awards
 ***  9:30 A.M.  Sale of Champions
 ***  12:00 P.M. (Appr.) Order of Sale in Multipurpose Arena – Market Lambs, Dairy Market Feeders, Broilers, Fryers, Turkeys, Market Beef, and Market Dairy Steers
 **  12:00 P.M. (Appr.) Order of Sale in Swine Arena –Market Hogs, Market Goats 
 *  1:00 P.M. Junior Fair Equine Miniature Horse Show 
*   5:00 P.M.  Junior Fair Equine Versatility Show 
 7:30 P.M. Release Time for Market Beef, Market Dairy Steers, Breeding Beef, Dairy Market Feeders, Market Lambs and Market Goats Not Going Through the Sale but Going Home
 7:30 P.M.  Release Time for Market Beef, Market Dairy Steers, Market Goats, Market Lambs Not Going Through the Sale But Going to a Processing Facility
 7:30 P.M.  Release Time for Dry Cows, Dairy Calves and Heifers and the Supreme Champion

Friday, July 28

 ** 6:30 A.M.   Release Time for Market Hogs Not Going Through the Sale But Going to a
Processing Facility
 *  9:00 A.M.  Junior Fair English Jumping Show Followed by Fun Show
 *  1:00 P.M.  Cloverbud Stick Horse Show (Practice Arena)
 *  3:00 P.M.  Equine Groom & Clean Competition (Practice Arena)
 8:30 P.M.  Release Time for Horses
 10:00 P.M.  Release Time for Production Poultry, Breeding Rabbits, Breeding Sheep, Meat Production Does, Pygmy Goats and Dairy Goats


Saturday, July 29

 8:00 A.M.  Release Time for Still Exhibits until 1:00 P.M.
 *** 10:00 A.M.  Junior Fair Llama Show

* Horse Show Arena
** Swine Show Arena $ Junior Fair Sale Office
*** Multi-Purpose Building OSB Open Class Sheep Barn
**** FFA/Scouts Building OFB Over Flow Livestock Barn
***** Small Animal Arena FB Flower Building
4-H 4-H Booth Building & Junior Fair Board Office
$ Junior Fair Sale Office
OSB Open Class Sheep Barn
OFB Over Flow Livestock Barn
FB Flower Building