2017 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

9 AM – 5 PM

Entries for Antiques, Crafts, Hobbies, Photography, Domestic Arts, Creative Arts, Fine Arts & Culinary

Middaugh Hall

12 PM – 3 PM

4-H Exhibit Hall Projects Due

Exhibit Hall

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

8 AM – 11 AM

4-H Poultry Check-In (Pending BOAH Approval)

Rabbit Barn

8 AM – 1 PM

4-H Goat Check-In

Goat Barn

8 AM – 1 PM

Draft Pony & Mule Check-In

Draft Pony Barn

8 AM – 3 PM

All Large Animals Check-In (Beef, Dairy, Dairy Beef, Swine, Sheep)

Fairgrounds

12 PM – 3 PM

4-H Rabbit Check-In

Rabbit Barn

5:00 PM

Draft Horse Check-In

Draft Horse Barn

6:30 PM

Battle of the Barns

Show Barn

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 

8 AM – 5 PM

Culinary Check-In (Baked Goods)

Middaugh Hall

8 AM – 6 PM

Flower Entries

Middaugh Hall

9:00 AM

4-H Poultry Show (Pending BOAH Approval)

Show Barn

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall & Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

10:00 AM

Draft Horse Halter Class

Horse Show Arena

12 PM – 6 PM

Agriculture & Horticulture Entries

Exhibit Hall

4:00 PM

4-H Goat Show

Show Barn

4:00 PM

Carnival Open (Wristband $18.00)

Downtown

5:00 PM

Saddle Horse Show

Horse Show Arena

7:00 PM

Miss DeKalb County Queen Parade

Downtown

8:00 PM

Miss DeKalb County Queen Pageant

Main Stage

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 

10:00 AM

Draft Horse, Pony & Mule Ground Drive

Horse Show Arena

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall & Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

1:00 PM

Judging: 4-H Crops

Exhibit Hall

2:00 PM

4-H Swine Show 

Show Barn

3:00 PM

Draft Harness & Hitch Show

Horse Show Arena

4:00 PM

Carnival Open $2 Tuesday

Downtown

6:00 PM

Elementary Choir Show

Main Stage

7:30 PM

High School Swing Choir Show

Main Stage

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 

9:00 AM

4-H Dairy Beef Show

Show Barn

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall & Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

12:00 PM

Old Settlers Lunch

Auburn-Cord-Dusenberg Museum

1:30 PM

Old Settlers Day Program

Auburn-Cord-Dusenberg Museum

4:00 PM

4-H Beef Show

Show Barn

4:00 PM

Carnival Open (Wristband $18)

Downtown

5:00 PM

Saddle Horse Show

Horse Show Arena

7:00 PM

Scout Parade

Downtown

7:00 PM

Roger Marshall Band

Main Stage

8:00 PM

Canaan Smith

Main Stage

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 

8:00 AM

4-H Rabbit Show

Show Barn

8:30 AM – 9 AM

Homemade Candy (Anything but Chocolate) Contest

Exhibit Hall

9:00 AM

2nd Annual Indiana Fall Classic Draft Horse Pull

Horse Show Arena

9:00 AM

Joints-A-Jumping

Exhibit Hall

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall & Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

10:30 AM

Homemade Potions

Exhibit Hall

11:00 AM

4-H Dairy Interviews

Dairy Barn

12:00 PM

Candy Winners Announced & Photos

Exhibit Hall

1:00 PM

Draft Horse Fun Show

Horse Show Arena

2:00 PM

Color Me Calm – Pencil Coloring Pages

Exhibit Hall

2:00 PM

4-H Dairy Show

Show Barn

3:00 PM

Carnival Open (Wristband $18)

Downtown

4:00 PM

Beef Carcass Evaluation

Beef Barn

4:30 PM

Mini Horse Pull

Horse Show Arena

6:00 PM

4-H Sheep Show

Show Barn

6:00 PM

Draft Pony Pull

Horse Show Arena

8:00 PM

Cook and Belle

Main Stage

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 

9:00 AM

Mule Pull

Horse Show Arena

9:45 AM

Pet Parade Judging

14th & Jackson St.

10:00 AM

Carnival Open Wristband $15 (10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.)

Horse Show Arena

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall & Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

10:30 AM

4-H Auction Introductions

Show Barn

10:45 PM

Pet Parade

Downtown

11:00 AM

4-H Livestock Auction

Show Barn

11 AM – 1 PM

Magic 4 U – D. V. Dillinger

Midway

4:00 PM

Mini Horse Show

Horse Show Arena

5:00 PM

Saddle Horse Show

Horse Show Arena

7:00 PM

Supreme Showman Contest

Show Barn

7:00 PM

Black Kat Moan

Main Stage

9:00 PM

“Start Me Up” Rolling Stones Tribute

Main Stage

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 

10:00 AM

Grand Finale Parade

Downtown

11:00 AM

Carnival Open Wrist Band $25 (11:00 A.M. to Close)

Downtown

12 PM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall & Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

6:00 PM

Premier Showmanship

Show Barn

6:00 PM

Grand Finale Parade Awards

Main Stage

7:00 PM

Garden Tractor Pull

Fairgrounds

8:00 PM

Beach Party Boys – Best of the Beach Boys Tribute Band

Main Stage

9 PM – 10PM

Optional Rabbit & Poultry Release

Rabbit Barn

9 PM – 12 AM

Release All Horses

Fairgrounds

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1 

8 AM – 10 AM

Release of Livestock (Sheep, Goats, Swine, Beef, Dairy, Dairy Beef)

Fairgrounds

8 AM – 10 AM

All Exhibit Hall & Middaugh Hall Projects Release

Fairgrounds

11:00 AM

Exhibit Hall, Middaugh Hall, Fairgrounds Clean-Up

Fairgrounds