Schedule

2017 Macoupin County Fair Schedule 2017 Printable Schedule

WEDNESDAY, JULY 5, 2017

  • 8:00 a.m. Swine Judging- Open, Junior and 4-H
  • 8:00 a.m. Macoupin County Food Festival open
  • 5:45p.m. Official Fair Opening Event
  • 6:00 p.m. Twilight Harness Racing, race program $3.00

THURSDAY, JULY 6, 2017

  • 8:00 a.m. Macoupin County Food Festival opens
  • 8:00 a.m. Sheep Judging- 4-H, Open and Junior
  • 9:00 a.m. All non-livestock exhibits must be on fairgrounds. No late entries accepted (see Rules and Regulations for Exhibitors)
  • 10:00 a.m. Beef Show- 4-H
  • 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Judging and set-up in Exhibit Halls (approximate times)
  • 2:00 p.m. Exhibit Halls open (approximate time)
  • 4:00 p.m. Bates Building opens
  • 5:30 p.m. Carnival opens – Swyear Amusements
  • 6:00-8:00 p.m. Kid’s Corner – games, contests, freebies, and more
  • 6:30 p.m. Pie and Cake Auction – Franke Pavilion
  • 7:00 p.m. Queen, Junior Miss AND Little Miss Contests – Grandstand – Admission $8 children under 6 free

FRIDAY, JULY 7, 2017

  • 8:00 a.m. Macoupin County Food Festival opens
  • 8:00 a.m. Beef Judging- Open and Junior show
  • 9:00 a.m. 4-H Poultry Show
  • 12:00 p.m. Exhibit Halls open
  • 1:00 a.m. Goat Show- 4-H
  • 4:00 p.m. Bates Building Opens
  • 5:30 p.m. Carnival opens
    Swyear Amusements
  • 6:00-8:00 p.m. Kids Corner -games, contests, displays, and more
  • 6:30 p.m. ITPA Tractor and Truck Pull-Grandstand-$10.00 per person-$20.00 pit pass good only for the pit.  No one under age 16 allowed in the pits or on the track.

SATURDAY, JULY 8, 2017

  • 8:00 a.m. Macoupin County Food Festival Opens
  • 9:30 Goat Show- Open
  • 10:00- 4- H Rabbit Show
  • 10:00 a.m. Western Horse Show- Horse Show Ring
  • 12:00 p.m. Exhibit Halls open
  • 4:00 p.m. Bates Building Opens
  • 5:30 p.m. Carnival opens-Swyear Amusements
  • 6:00-8:00 p.m. Kid’s Corner-games, contests, displays, and more
  • 6:30 p.m. Junior Livestock Auction- Cattle Show Ring
  • 7:00 p.m.-Demolition Derby-Grandstand-$10.00 per person- $20.00 pit pass good only for the pit.  No one under age 16 allowed in the pits or on the track.

SUNDAY, JULY 9, 2017

  • 8:00 a.m. Macoupin County Food Festival opens
  • 12:30 p.m. Gates open—see admission price
  • 1:00-5:00 p.m. Carnival open – Swyear Amusements
  • 1:00-5:00 p.m. Kids Corner -games, contests, displays, and more
  • 2:00 p.m. Children Tractor Pull Registration
  • 2:30 p.m. Children’s Tractor Pull- Franke Pavilion
  • 2:00 p.m.–THE HARMON’S—grandstand
  • 5:00 p.m.-Exhibit pick-up
  • 5:00 Official close of the 2017 Macoupin County
    Fair and Ag. Assn.