Mercy Me w special guest Crowder | Sunday July 23 | ON SALE NOW! Keith Urban w special guest Frankie Ballard | Saturday July 22 | ON SALE NOW! Thomas Rhett w special guests Big & Rich | Friday July 21 | ON SALE NOW! Nickelback w special guests Daughtry | Thursday July 20 | ON SALE NOW! 2017 Fair July 19-23

The 2017 Daily Schedule

Check out the schedule below before and during the fair for up to the minute schedule changes and updates!

All
Events
4H &
FFA
Grandstand Free
Stage

Monday July 17th

8:30am - Entry and judging of 4-H/FFA F.A.S.T Exhibits9:30am-12pm - 4-H Flower & Garden/Horticulture Exhibit Judging9:30am-8pm - OPEN EXHIBITS ENTRY DAY (Flowers, Floral Design, Potted Plants, Pies and Wine must be entered on Monday before 8:00 p.m.)9:30am-8pm - Fine Art and Photography entries4pm - Open Horse Show (NEW DAY & TIME!)

Tuesday July 18th

7:30am-12pm - Open Exhibit Hall & Fine Arts Judging (Including flowers)9:30am-10am - 4-H/FFA Dog Show entry and check-in10am-1pm - 4-H/FFA Dairy Cattle and Bucket/Bottle Calf entry and check-in10am-1pm - 4-H/FFA Sheep and Goat check-in10am-8pm - 4-H Food Stand Open10:30am - 4-H/FFA Dog Show1pm-3pm - 4-H/FFA Rabbit entry and check-in1:30pm - 4-H/FFA Sheep and Goat weigh-in3pm-6pm - 4-H/FFA Swine entry (check-in at 6:15 p.m.)4pm - 4-H Working Exhibits Begin4pm-8pm - 4-H/FFA Expo Hall Open5pm-7pm - 4-H/FFA Beef entry and check-in5:30pm - Wine Informational Session, Golf Club6pm - Sneak-A-Peek - FREE GATE6pm - Food concessions open6pm-11pm - Carnival Ride Special6:15pm - 4-H/FFA Swine check-in6:30pm - Farm Bureau Financial Services Amphitheater - Liebe Trucking presents MOTOCROSS6:30pm - Farm Bureau Financial Services Amphitheater - QUEEN CORONATION

Wednesday July 19th

7:30am - 4-H/FFA Swine weigh-in8am-11am - 4-H/FFA Beef entry8am-8pm - 4-H/FFA Expo Hall & Food Stand open8:30am - 4-H/FFA Sheep Show10am - 4-H/FFA Goat Show (following Sheep Show) Following Sheep & Goat Shows - Kiddie Goat Show10:30am - 4-H/FFA Bucket/Bottle Calf Show11am - 4-H/FFA Dairy Cattle Show (following Bucket/Bottle Show)11am - East Central Pullers Association Tractor Pull11:30am-8pm - Open Class Exhibit Hall open11:30am-8:30pm - Commercial Exhibit Hall open1pm - Kiddie Dairy Show1pm - 4-H/FFA Beef weigh-in1pm-5pm - Kids' Zone Open1pm-6pm - Carnival Ride Special2pm - 4-H/FFA Rabbit Show3pm-4pm - Kelly Moyer - Free Stage3:30pm - Kiddie Pedal Pull - Livestock Pavillion - Monticello FFA4pm-5pm - 4-H Presentations - Free Stage5pm-6pm - 4-H Style Show - Free Stage7pm - Farm Bureau Financial Services Amphitheater - Liebe Trucking present - "NATIONAL SUMMER SLIDE"(finals) NTPA Regional National Event

Thursday July 20th

8am-8pm - 4-H/FFA Expo Hall & Food Stand open8:30am - 4-H/FFA Cat entry and check-in8:30am - 4-H/FFA Swine Show9am - 4-H/FFA Cat Show10am - 4-H/FFA Other Animal entry and check-in10:30am - 4-H/FFA Other Animal Show (following Cat Show)11am - HARNESS RACING11:30am-7:30pm - Open Class Exhibit Hall open11:30am-8:30pm - Commercial Exhibit Hall open1pm - Ohnward Bank & Trust Watermelon Feed1pm-5pm - Kids' Zone Open1pm-6pm - Carnival Ride Special2pm-4pm - 4-H/FFA Poultry entry and check-in3pm-4pm - Dances with Scissors - Free Stage4pm - Chrome Classic (weather permitting)4pm-5pm - Renegade Cloggers - Free Stage5pm-6pm - Natascha Myers - Free Stage6:30pm - Farm Bureau Financial Services Amphitheater - 7G Distributing presents - NICKELBACK and special guest DAUGHTRY11pm - Following Show - Fireworks Extravaganza

Friday July 21st

8am-8pm - 4-H/FFA Expo Hall & Food Stand open9am - 4-H/FFA Beef Show9am - 4-H/FFA Livestock Quizathon10am - Free Lemonade & Cookies by Citizens State Bank, Monticello10am-12pm - Subway Cookie Contest Entries - Free Stage11:30am-8pm - Open Class Exhibit Hall open11:30am-8:30pm - Commercial Exhibit Hall open12pm-1:30pm - Subway Cookie Contest - Free Stage1pm - Ohnward Bank & Trust Watermelon Feed1pm-5pm - Kids' Zone Open1pm-6pm - Carnival Ride Special2pm - 4-H/FFA Poultry Show (meat birds only)2pm-3pm - Dances with Scissors - Free Stage3pm-4pm - All Star Country Dancers - Free Stage4pm-5pm - Natascha Myers - Free Stage5pm-6pm - 4-H Presentations/Share the Fun - Free Stage6pm-11pm - Carnival Ride Special8pm - Farm Bureau Financial Services Amphitheater - Fleck Sales/Miller Lite presents - THOMAS RHETT and special guest BIG & RICH11pm - Following Show - Fireworks Extravaganza

Saturday July 22nd

8am-8pm - 4-H/FFA Expo Hall & Food Stand open9am - 4-H/FFA Poultry Show (breeding birds only)9am - 4-H/FFA Market Livestock Auction11am - Track - The "MID-SUMMER DIRT CLASSIC"11:30am-8pm - Open Class Exhibit Hall open11:30am-8:30pm - Commercial Exhibit Hall open12pm-1pm - Damascus Road - Free Stage12:30pm - Prime Steer Show1pm-2pm - Studio 30 Dance Company - Free Stage1pm-5pm - Kids' Zone Open1pm-6pm - Carnival Ride Special2pm-3pm - Nick Hunter - Free Stage3pm-4pm - Natascha Myers - Free Stage4pm - Log Hoggers Wood Sculpture Auction4pm - Kiddie Beef Show5pm-6pm - CR Spirits - Free Stage5pm-7pm - 4H/FFA Horse check-in6pm-11pm - Carnival Ride Special8:30pm - Farm Bureau Financial Services Amphitheater - UnityPoint Health Jones Regional Medical Center presents - KEITH URBAN and special guests COLE SWINDELL & CHRIS LANE11pm - Following Show - Fireworks Extravaganza

Sunday July 23rd

7am-8:30am - 4-H/FFA Horse Check-in8am-7pm - Barbecue Contest (all day long)9am - 4-H/FFA Horse Show9am - Church Service & Special Music - Free Stage9am-5pm - 4-H/FFA Expo Hall & Food Stand open11am - Farm Bureau Financial Services Amphitheater - All Seasons Auto Body DEMOLITION DERBY11:30am-3pm - Open Class Exhibit Hall open11:30am-7pm - Commercial Exhibit Hall open12pm - Open Swine Show1pm-4pm - Special Faith-based Music - Free Stage1pm-4:30pm - Barbecue Contest Judging1pm-5pm - Kids' Zone Open1pm-6pm - Carnival Ride Special2:30pm - Open Exhibit closed for pick-up preparation3pm - Mutton Bustin'4pm - Log Hoggers Wood Sculpture Auction4pm-6pm - Pick up Open Exhibit entries6pm - Dismantle Commercial & 4-H exhibits (or 9:00 a.m. Monday)6pm - Farm Bureau Financial Services Amphitheater - Cedar Rapids Kernels present - MERCY ME and special guests CROWDER10pm - Following Show - Fireworks Extravaganza


Gate Admission

Gate admission will be $10 this year and can be purchased at the gates. Gate admission is not included in the cost of an event ticket. Children 10 years of age and under get free gate admission.

Gate Policies

• Bags Subject to Search

• No Coolers Allowed

• No Pets Allowed on Grounds


Handicapped Seating

Call the Fair Office at 319-465-3275 for Information and Availability of Handicapped seating.

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