The Harvey County Fair will kick into high gear today at the Harvey County Fairgrounds on West First Street in Newton. 

 

Aug. 5 - Aug. 9, Fair Grounds, 800 W. 1st, Newton, KS 67114

Carnival - 6 - 11 p.m. Aug 5 through 8

Exhibits close at 10 p.m. nightly

 

 

August 5
3 to 5 p.m. — 4-H Foods Judging


5:30 to 7 p.m. — 4H and Open Woodworking Check In


6 to 8 p.m. — Sheep and Meat Goat- Check in and Weigh In


6 to 9 p.m.— Rabbit Check In


6 to 9 p.m.— 4-H Rocketry Judging


6:30 to 9 p.m. — Swine Check In and Weigh In - All Swine must be on the grounds


6:45 p.m. — Small Engines and Electricity Judging


7 to 9 p.m. — Early Check In for Open Class (except Dept. F-Crops, Garden and Floriculture)


7:30 p.m. — 4-H and Open Woodworking Judging


8 p.m. — Newton Saddle Club Rodeo, CPRA Sanctioned Rodeo, CPRA Sanctioned

 

 

August 6

8 to 10 a.m. — Exhibit Check-In (Check Department for specific check-in times)

8:30 a.m. — Country Talk, Meet the Sheriff Candidates Public Forum

8 to 10 a.m. — Exhibit Check-In, Home Arts Division


8 to 11 a.m. — Open and 4-H Floriclture, Horticulture and Crop Check-In


8 to 11 a.m. — 4-H and Open Poultry Check in


8:30 to10 am — 4-H Arts and Crafts and Fiber Arts Judging

8:30 a.m. — Registration for Pedal Pull, Athletic Park

9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Market At The Park, Athletic Park (North End)

9 to 11 a.m. — Ag Fest, Sponsored by Harvey Co. Farm Bureau Association, Southwest Dairy Farmers Association,
First Bank, Athletic Park


9:15 a.m. — Pedal Pull, Athletic Park- Sponsors: Hv. Co. Farm Bureau Association and JandM Ag Service Inc.; Trophy Citizens State Bank


10 a.m. — 4-H Beef Check In


10:30 a.m. — 4-H Project Displays, Posters and Notebooks Judging


10:30 a.m. —Open Home Arts Division Judging


10:30 a.m. — Registration for Turtle Race, Athletic Park


11 a.m. — Turtle Race -Dr Randy Jasperson, Don Bonewitz Ag Max Crop Insurance Co.


11 a.m. — Open and 4-H Geology Judging


Noon — 4-H Booths and Banners Judging


Noon —4-H Photography Judging


Noon —4-H and OPEN Judging begins for the following: Crops, Garden, Floriculture and Forestry


12:30 p.m. — Open and 4-H Poultry Judging


12:30 p.m. —4-H Entomology Judging


1 p.m. — Veggie Garden Judging


2:30 p.m. — 4-H Bucket Calf Poster and Interviews


4 to 8 p.m. — 4-H Foods Silent Auction


5:30 p.m. — Parade - Downtown


6 to 8 p.m. — Free Child Identification Sponsored by Hv. Co. Sheriff Department


6:30 p.m. — 4-H and Open Swine Judging


8 p.m. — Newton Saddle Club Rodeo, CPRA Sanctioned

August 7

8 a.m. —  Harvey County Farm Bureau Association and Mid Kansas Coop Assn. Free Breakfast for Exhibitors and Parents

9 a.m. — Dairy goat show 9 a.m. — 4-H and Open Dairy show

10 a.m. — 4-H Rabbit Show Noon — 4-H Bucket Calf Show

1 p.m. — 4-H and Open Beef Show

6:30 p.m. — Demolition Derby- Sponsors- Bumper to Bumper

August 8

9 a.m. — 4-H/Open goat show

10:30 a.m. — 4-H and open breeding sheep show, followed by 4-H market and showmanship

10:30 a.m. — Youth Horticulture Judging 1 to 3 p.m. — 4-H FCS Judging in 4-H Building

2 p.m. — Livestock Judging

2:30 p.m. — Livestock Judging Contest

6:30 - 7:30 p.m. — Miss Kansas Meet and Greet, 4-H Building, Community National Bank

6:30 p.m. — 4-H Dog Costume Contest

5 p.m. — ATV Rodeo Sign Up - Contestants meet on south end of Derby Pit

6:30 p.m. — ATV Rodeo, Miss Kansas Sings the National Anthem

8 p.m. — Animals released except animals and livestock judging and round robin

August 9

9 a.m. — Check in

10 a.m. — Mini Stockshow University - Beef 12:30 p.m. — Round robin Contest practice 2:15 p.m. — Registration for 4-H Barnyard Olympics, Livestock Arena 2:30 p.m. — Barnyard Olympics 4 to 7 p.m. — All Other Exhibits Released 6:30 p.m. — Round Robin Showmanship Contest 7 p.m. — Watermelon Feed sponsored by Central National Bank 7:30 p.m. 4-H Livestock and Champion 4-H Food Auction

August 10 9 a.m. — Fairgrounds Clean-Up