2019 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Saturday, September 21

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

2 PM – 4 PM

4-H Rabbit Check-In

Rabbit Barn

4:30 PM – 6:30 PM

4-H Poultry Check-In

Rabbit Barn

Sunday, September 22

8 AM – 1 PM

4-H Goat Check-In

Goat Barn

8 AM – 1 PM

Draft Pony and Mule Check-In

Draft Pony Barns

8 AM – 3 PM

All Other Large Animals Check-In

Fairgrounds

5 PM

Draft Horse Check-In

Draft Horse Barn

6:30 PM

Battle of the Barns

Show Barn

Monday, September 23: Queen Day

8 AM

4-H Rabbit Show

Show Barn

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall / Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

10 AM

Draft Horse Halter Classes – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

4 PM

Carnival Open – $20 Wristband

Downtown

4 PM – 8 PM

Petting Zoo Open

Fairgrounds

4 PM

4-H Goat Show

Show Barn

5 PM

Saddle Horse Show – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

7 PM

Miss DeKalb County Queen Parade

Downtown

8 PM

Miss DeKalb County Queen Pageant

Main Stage

Tuesday, September 24: Merchants Day

8 AM

Swine Show

Show Barn

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall / Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

10 AM

Draft Horse, Pony, and Mule Ground Drive – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

12 PM – 8 PM

Petting Zoo Open

Fairgrounds

1 PM

Judging of 4-H Crops

Exhibit Hall

3 PM

4-H Poultry Show

Show Barn

3 PM

Draft Harness and Hitch Show – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

4 PM

Carnival Open – $20 Wristband

Downtown

6 PM

Elementary Choir Show

Main Stage

7:30 PM

High School Choir Show

Main Stage

Wednesday, September 25: Old Settlers/Scout Day

9 AM

4-H Dairy Show

Show Barn

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall / Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

12 PM

Old Settlers Lunch

First United Methodist Church

12 PM – 9 PM

Petting Zoo Open

Fairgrounds

1:30 PM

Old Settlers Day Program

First United Methodist Church

3 PM

Carnival Open – $20 Wristband

Downtown

4 PM

4-H Beef Show

Show Barn

5 PM

Saddle Horse Show – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

7 PM

Scout Parade

Downtown

7 PM

REkT & Rick Derringer

Main Stage

Thursday, September 26: Homemakers Day

8:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Homemakers Day Activities

Exhibit Hall

8:15 AM – 9 AM

Enter “Muffins” Contest (Homemakers Day) View Muffins Contest Guidelines

Exhibit Hall

9 AM

Use By & Expiration Dates – Angela Sorg (Homemakers Day)

Exhibit Hall

9 AM

Dairy Interviews

Dairy Barn

9 AM

Annual Indiana Fall Classic Draft Horse Pull – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

10 AM

Essential Oils – Misty Grubb (Homemakers Day)

Exhibit Hall

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall / Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

11 AM

DeKalb Co. History – John Bry (Homemakers Day)

Exhibit Hall

12:15 PM

Announce Muffin Contest Winners (Homemakers Day)

Exhibit Hall

1 PM

Draft Horse Fun Show – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

2 PM

4-H Dairy Show

Show Barn

4 PM

Carnival Opens – $20 Wristband

Downtown

4 PM

4-H Sheep Show

Show Barn

6 PM

Draft Pony Pull – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

7 PM

The Band Cheyenne & The Kentucky Headhunters

Main Stage

Friday, September 27: Kids Day

9 AM

Mini Horse Pull – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

9 AM – 8 PM

Petting Zoo Open

Fairgrounds

9:45 AM

Pet Parade Judging

14th & Jackson St.

10 AM – 5 PM

Carnival Open – $15 Wristband

Downtown

10 AM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall / Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

10:30 AM

4-H Auction Introductions

Show Barn

10:45 AM

Pet Parade

Downtown

11 AM – 1 PM

Magic 4 U – D.V. Dillinger

Midway

11 AM

Yoder the Juggler

James Plaza

11 AM

4-H Livestock Auction

Show Barn

4 PM

Mini Horse Show – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

5 PM

Saddle Horse Show – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

5 PM

Carnival – $20

Downtown

7 PM

Supreme Showman Contest

Show Barn

7 PM

Paula Jo Taylor & the Mama Tried Band and Megan Mullins with Side Piece

Main Stage

Saturday, September 28: Grand Finale Parade/Reunion Day

9 AM

Indiana Physical Therapy 5K Walk/Run

Corner of Indiana + Michigan Avenue

10 AM

Grand Finale Parade

Downtown

11 AM – Close

Carnival Open – $25 Wristbands

Downtown

11 AM – 8 PM

Petting Zoo Open

Fairgrounds

12 PM

ATV Expo

Fairgrounds

12 PM – 9 PM

Exhibit Hall / Middaugh Hall Open

Fairgrounds

6 PM

Garden Tractor Pull – Show Ring

Fairgrounds

6 PM

Premiere Showmanship Contest

Show Barn

6 PM

Grand Finale Parade Awards

Main Stage

6:30 PM

School of Rock, Cougar Hunter, and The Indigos

Main Stage

Sunday, September 29

6 AM – Noon

Release All Horses

Fairgrounds

8 AM – 10 AM

Release All Other Livestock

Fairgrounds

8 AM – 10 AM

Release Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall

8 AM – 10 AM

Release Middaugh Hall

Middaugh Hall

Petting Zoo Open Monday – Friday (located at south end of Fairgrounds)

Main Stage located at 11th & Union Street

Above Events and Times Subject to Change