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Elkhart County 4-H Fair
today's fair report
1. Best dressed llama
Gabbie Yeazel and her llama, Ulla, took home a blue ribbon in this year's llama costume contest. Check out photos from the competition here.
2. Bring an umbrella
Periods of sunny and cloudy skies will be scattered throughout the day, with a chance of rain or thunderstorms in the late afternoon.
3. Learn to go green
It's Green Earth Education Day at the fair, so take some time to find out more about being eco-friendly with these events.
4. The view from above
5. 4-H is like family
Andy and Cheryl Gall's 4-H family is wishing them well after they announced they'd be retiring from swine club after 30 years of leadership.

schedule
Friday, July 18

8:00 AM
Veterans' Registration - Gate G only
8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
8:00 AM
GATES OPEN - Elkhart County 4-H Fair opens for the day
8:00 AM
VETERANS' DAY - Veterans can register at Gate G
8:30 AM
2014 ELKHART COUNTY 4-H FAIR OFFICIALLY OPENS - President Tim Yoder will give a speech at the Grandstand
8:30 AM
Veterans’ Recognition Program - Free at the Main Grandstand
9:00 AM - 4:00 P
Joint & Balance, Memory, BMI Screenings - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 6:00 P
Blood Pressure, Volunteer Table, CAH, Hospice, Goshen Home Medical - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM
Miniature Horses on Display - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM
Antique Tractor/Machinery Display - Gate G
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Young MacDonald’s Farm - Open
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Premier’s Farm to Market Driving Course - Youth Ag Ed Tent
9:30 AM
Sr. Queen Pageant – 36th Anniversary - Free at the Grandstand
10:00 AM - 4:00 P
Education Day - Heritage Park
10:00 AM
Open Class Midwest Guernsey Classic, Ayrshire & Brown Swiss - B/D Arena
10:00 AM - 8:00 P
Healthy Lifestyle Day - Screenings - EGH Healthy Lifestyle Tent
10:00 AM
4-H Exhibits and Ag Hall - Open
10:30 AM
Sr. Queen Pageant Entertainment - Free at the Main Grandstand
11:00 AM
Commercial Exhibit Buildings - Open
11:00 AM - 9:00 P
Kidz Science Safari - Jayco Family Fun Center
12:30 PM
Carnival Rides - Open
1:00 PM
4-H Rabbit Club Costume Contest - 4-H Rabbit Barn
1:00 PM
4-H Dog Agility judging - 4-H Cat/Dog Building
1:00 PM - 3:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
1:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Planning Your Vegetable Garden - Ag Hall
1:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
1:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
2:30 PM
41st Annual Cheerleading Contest - Free at the Main Grandstand
2:30 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Selection of Plants - Ag Hall
3:00 PM - 6:00 P
Rabbit Club Ambassador Contest – Breed ID and Knowledge Test - Rabbit Barn
3:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
3:00 PM
Honoring Carson Lantis - Heritage Park Stage
4:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Controlling Pests in Vegetables - Ag Hall
4:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
4:00 PM - 6:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
5:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits - Judging
5:00 PM
Junk Rock Drumming Ensemble - Heritage Park Stage
5:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
5:30 PM
Draft Horse Teams Hitch - Draft Horse Barn
6:00 PM
Chicago Boyz Acrobatic Team - Heritage Park Stage
6:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
6:30 PM
Horseshoe Pitching Contest - Horseshoe Courts
7:00 PM
Junk Rock Drumming Ensemble - Heritage Park Stage
7:30 PM
Balloon Chase - Infield-Track Area
7:30 PM
Open Class Swine Carcass Show - Sheep/Swine Arena
8:00 PM
Fair Queen Contest - Free Grandstand
8:00 PM
Chicago Boyz Acrobatic Team - Heritage Park Stage
9:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits, Home & Family Arts Building - Closed
9:45 PM
Balloon Glow - Infield-Track Area
10:00 PM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall Building - Closed
Saturday, July 19

6:45 AM
Balloon Chase - Infield-Track Area
8:00 AM
Strongman Competition registration - Farmstead Barn
8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
8:00 AM
4-H Dog Club Obedience Judging - 4-H Cat/Dog Bldg. (All Classes - 2 Rings)
8:30 AM
Gates Open - Elkhart County 4-H Fair opens for the day
8:30 AM
Registration for Cornhole Contest - Horseshoe Courts
9:00 AM
Cornhole Contest - Horseshoe Courts
9:00 AM
Judging begins for Open ARBA Youth Show - 4-H Rabbit Barn
9:00 AM
4-H Poultry Judging & Showmanship Competition - 4-H Poultry Barn
9:00 AM
Strongman Competition - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM
41st Annual Northern Classic Open Beef Show - Beef/Dairy Arena. (4-H Beef Showmanship / Heifer Classes / Steer Classes)
4-H Beef Showmanship (Senior followed by Junior)
9:00 AM - 2:00 P
Echocardiogram screenings - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 4:00 P
Vascular leg screenings for arterial disease - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 6:00 P
Blood pressure, cardiovascular risk assessment - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Miniature Horses on Display - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Antique Tractor/Machinery Display - Gate G
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Young MacDonald’s Farm - Open
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Premier’s Farm to Market Driving Course - Youth Ag Ed Tent
10:00 AM - 12:00 P
4-H Saddle Club Schooling over Jumps - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
10:00 AM - 8:00 P
Cancer Awareness Day - Health Odyssey: A Journey Through Cancer Care - EGH Healthy Lifestyle Tent
10:00 AM
4-H Exhibits and Ag Hall - Open
10:30 AM
Heifer Show - 1/2 hour break - Steer Show - Beef/Dairy Arena
10:30 AM
Open Class Sheep Show - 4-H Lamb Barn
11:00 AM
Jazzercise EGH - Heritage Park Stage
11:00 AM
Commercial Exhibit Buildings - Open
11:00 AM - 9:00 P
Kidz Science Safari - Jayco Family Fun Center
11:00 AM
Harness Racing - Featuring the 3 YR. OLD CLASSIC XXIV. Free Grandstand.
11:00 AM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
11:00 AM
Jazzercise by EGH - Heritage Park Stage
11:30 AM
Arm Wrestling USA Registration - Farmstead Barn
12:00 PM
Carnival Rides - Open
12:30 PM - 4:00 P
Arm Wrestling USA - Activities Pad
1:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
1:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Planning Your Vegetable Garden - Ag Hall
1:00 PM
4-H Saddle Club Jumping - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
1:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
1:00 PM - 3:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
2:00 PM
4-H Clown Club - Heritage Park Stage
2:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
2:00 PM - 6:00 P
Echocardiogram screenings - IU Health Goshen Plaza
2:30 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Selection of Plants - Ag Hall
4:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Controlling Pests in Vegetables - Ag Hall
4:00 PM
Commercial Exhibit Awards - Heritage Park Stage
4:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
4:00 PM - 6:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
5:00 PM
Junk Rock Drumming Ensemble - Heritage Park Stage
5:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
5:00 PM
4-H Saddle Club Dressage - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
5:30 PM
Draft Horse Teams Hitch - Draft Horse Barn
5:30 PM - 6:30 P
BSU Charlie Cardinal - Heritage Park
6:00 PM
Chicago Boyz Acrobatic Team - Heritage Park Stage
6:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
6:30 PM
Horseshoe Pitching Contest - Horseshoe Courts
7:00 PM
Junk Rock Drumming Ensemble - Heritage Park Stage
7:30 PM
Balloon Chase - Infield-Track Area
8:00 PM
Chicago Boyz Acrobatic Team - Heritage Park Stage
8:00 PM
3 Doors Down - Free at the Main Grandstand
9:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits, Home & Family Arts Building - Closed
10:00 PM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall Building - Closed
Sunday, July 20

6:45 AM
Balloon Chase - Infield-Track Area
8:00 AM
Catholic Mass - Heritage Park Stage
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Antique Tractors/Machinery Display - Gate G
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Miniature Horses on Display - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Young MacDonald’s Farm - Open
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Premier’s Farm to Market Driving Course - Youth Ag Ed Tent
10:30 AM
Protestant Worship - Heritage Park Stage
11:00 AM - 12:30 P
Road Run check-in - Corporate Picnic Tent (Road Run registration is online only)
11:00 AM
"Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
11:00 AM
Educational demonstration about sheep - 4-H Lamb Barn
11:00 AM - 9:00 P
Kidz Science Safari - Jayco Family Fun Center
12:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits, 4-H Exhibits, Home & Family Arts Building and Ag Hall - Open
12:00 PM
Carnival Rides - Open
12:00 PM - 4:00 P
Skin cancer risk screening - IU Health Goshen Plaza
12:00 PM - 6:00 P
Blood pressure, tobacco cessation and lung cancer risk assessments - IU Health Goshen Plaza
12:00 PM - 8:00 P
Healthy Heart Day - Screenings, information and interactive activities - EGH Healthy Lifestyle Tent
1:00 PM
Kids Fun Run - Track Area
1:00 PM - 3:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Building
1:00 PM
Educational demonstration about sheep - 4-H Lamb Barn
1:15 PM
Elkhart County 4-H Fair "Parade 5,000 Road Run" - 34th Anniversary - Starting line is at Rogers Park
1:30 PM
Parade steps off from Linway Plaza - Downtown Goshen
2:00 PM
Cody Collier - Heritage Park Stage
2:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
2:15 PM
Parade passes the Grandstand - Free at the Main Grandstand
3:00 PM
The Stevens Family - Heritage Park Stage
3:00 PM
Educational demonstration about sheep - 4-H Lamb Barn
3:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
3:00 PM
Goat (Meat Breeding Stock) Show - Sheep/Swine Arena
4:00 PM
The Crist Family - Heritage Park Stage
4:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
4:00 PM - 6:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Building
4:45 PM
4-H 10-Year Member Recognition Awards & Indiana Foundation - Scholarship - Grandstand
5:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
6:00 PM
4-H Saddle Club Contesting - Barrels, Keyhole - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
6:00 PM
4-H 10 Year Member Dinner - Corporate Picnic Tent
6:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
6:00 PM
Cody Collier - Heritage Park Stage
7:00 PM
The Stevens Family - Heritage Park Stage
8:00 PM
Francesca Battistelli - Free at the Grandstand. Track seats are free.
8:00 PM
The Crist Family - Heritage Park Stage
8:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
9:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits, Home & Family Arts Building - Closed
10:00 PM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall Building - Closed
Monday, July 21

8:00 AM
4-H Goat Judging - Sheep/Swine Arena
8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
8:30 AM
Gates Open - Elkhart County 4-H Fair opens for the day
9:00 AM
4-H Llama Showmanship Judging - Beef/Dairy Arena
9:00 AM
4-H Saddle Club English Halter & Performance - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
9:00 AM - 11:00 A
Free chair massages - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 6:00 P
Blood pressure screenings - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Miniature Horses on Display - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Antique Tractor/Machinery Display - Gate G
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Young MacDonald’s Farm - Open
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Premier’s Farm to Market Driving Course - Youth Ag Ed Tent
9:30 AM
Disabilities Awareness Day Registration - Activities Pad
10:00 AM
4-H Saddle Club Pleasure Driving Contesting – Poles, Speed and Action - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
10:00 AM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall - Open
10:00 AM - 2:30 P
Disabilities Awareness Day - Heritage Park
10:00 AM - 8:00 P
Women’s Health Day - EGH Healthy Lifestyle Tent
11:00 AM
Commercial Exhibit Buildings - Open
11:00 AM - 9:00 P
Kidz Science Safari - Jayco Family Fun Center
11:00 AM
Farm To Table Cooking for Kids Class - Youth Ag Ed Tent
11:00 AM
Green Smoothie Demo and Raffle - IU Health Goshen Plaza
11:00 AM
Harness Racing - Free at the Grandstand
11:00 AM - 11:45 A
Check-in for Dairy Delicious - Home & Family Arts Building
12:00 PM
4-H Dairy Cattle Clipping Contest (Senior Division) - 4-H Dairy Barn
12:00 PM
Dairy Delicious Judging - Home & Family Arts Building
12:00 PM - 2:00 P
Special Olympics Skill Events - Heritage Park
1:00 PM
Carnival Rides - Open
1:00 PM
Farm to Table Cooking for Kids Class - Youth Ag Ed Tent
1:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Growing Houseplants - Ag Hall
1:00 PM - 3:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
1:30 PM
Jared Sherlock Comic Magician - Heritage Park Stage
2:00 PM
Healthy Fats Demo and Raffle - IU Health Goshen Plaza
2:00 PM - 4:00 P
Cell Phone Photo Scavenger Hunt - Activities Pad
2:00 PM
4-H Dairy Cattle Clipping Contest (Junior Division) - 4-H Dairy Barn
2:15 PM
Disablilites Awareness Awards - Heritage Park Stage
2:30 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Roses Gardening - Ag Hall
2:30 PM
4-H Beef Showmanship (beginner followed by Greenhand) Heifer & Steer Judging - Beef/Dairy Arena
3:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
3:00 PM
Poultry Games Contest - 4-H Poultry Barn
3:00 PM - 7:00 P
4-H Rabbit Showmanship - 4-H Rabbit Barn
3:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
3:30 PM
Barnball “3 Point” Registration – Youth Competition - Farmstead Barn
4:00 PM
Barnball “3 Point” – Youth Competition - Farmstead Barn
4:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Hosta Gardening - Ag Hall
4:00 PM
Log Sawing Demonstration - Gate G
4:00 PM - 6:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Building
5:00 PM
Jared Sherlock Comic Magician - Heritage Park Stage
5:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
5:00 PM
Green Cleaning Demo and Raffle - IU Health Goshen Plaza
5:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
5:30 PM
Draft Horse Teams Hitch - Draft Horse Barn
6:00 PM
Junk Rock Drumming Ensemble - Heritage Park Stage
6:00 PM
4-H Cat Show - 4-H Cat/Dog Building
6:30 PM
Three on three basketball tournament - Basketball Courts
6:30 PM
Horseshoe Pitching Contest - Horseshoe Courts
7:00 PM
Jared Sherlock Comic Magician - Heritage Park Stage
7:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
8:00 PM
Tyler Farr with special guest Parmalee - Free at the Grandstand
8:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
8:00 PM
Junk Rock Drumming Ensemble - Heritage Park Stage
9:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits, Home & Family Arts Building - Closed
Tuesday, July 22

7:30 AM
4-H Market Lamb & Breeding Sheep Show - Sheep/Swine Arena
8:00 AM - 11:00 A
Health Screening - Senior Citizens - Corporate Picnic Tent
8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
8:00 AM - 6:00 P
Senior Health Day - EGH Healthy Lifestyle Tent
8:30 AM
Gates Open - Elkhart County 4-H Fair opens for the day
8:30 AM - 9:30 A
Senior citizens' registration - Corporate Picnic Tent
8:30 AM
4-H Dairy Judging - Beef/Dairy Arena
9:00 AM
4-H Saddle Club: Western Showmanship & Halter - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
9:00 AM
Senior Citizens Entertainment: Sisters x Two - Corporate Picnic Tent
9:00 AM - 11:00 A
Senior Citizens Cookie Baking Contest Check-in - Home & Family Arts Bldg
9:00 AM - 6:00 P
Blood Pressure, Tobacco Cessation, Lung Cancer Risk Assessment - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 6:30 P
Measure Your Nutrition IQ - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Miniature Horses on Display - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Antique Tractor / Machinery Display - Gate G
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Young MacDonald’s Farm - Open
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Premier’s Farm to Market Driving Course - Youth Ag Ed Tent
10:00 AM
4-H Saddle Club Contesting: Flags, Down & Back, Stake Race - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
10:00 AM
Commercial Exhibit Buildings, 4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall. - Open
10:00 AM
Rooster Crowing & Chicken Imitation Contests - 4-H Poultry Barn
10:30 AM
Check-In for Senior Citizen Talent Contest - Heritage Park Stage
11:00 AM
Senior Citizen Talent Contest - Heritage Park Stage
11:00 AM - 9:00 P
Kidz Science Safari - Jayco Family Fun Center
11:00 AM
Harness Racing featuring The Maple City Trot - Free Grandstand
11:15 AM
Longest Apple Peel Contest - Home & Family Arts Bldg
11:30 AM
Senior Citizens Cookie Baking Contest Judging - Home & Family Arts Bldg
1:00 PM - 3:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
1:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Growing Houseplants - Ag Hall
1:00 PM
Barnball - Senior Citizens Competition Registration - Farmstead Barn
1:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
1:30 PM
Barnball - Senior Citizens Competition - Farmstead Barn
2:00 PM - 4:00 P
Shuffleboard - Activities Pad
2:30 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Growing Dahlias - Ag Hall
3:00 PM
Carnival Rides in Operation -
3:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
3:00 PM
4-H Dairy Feeder Steer Calf Judging - Beef/Dairy Arena
3:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
3:30 PM
Barnball “3-Point” Registration - Youth Competition - Farmstead Barn
4:00 PM
Barnball “3-Point” - Youth Competition - Farmstead Barn
4:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Growing Roses - Ag Hall
4:00 PM
Log Sawing Demonstration - Gate G
4:00 PM
Sisters x Two - Heritage Park Stage
4:00 PM - 6:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
5:00 PM - 7:00 P
4-H Rabbit Club Illustrated Talk: Contest & Action Demo - 4-H Rabbit Barn
5:00 PM
“Thank a Farmer” Magic Show - Youth Ag Ed Tent
5:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
5:30 PM
8 & 9 Year 4-Her’s, 4-H Citizenship, Kroger Culinary & 4-H Leadership Awards. - Heritage Park Stage
5:30 PM
Check-in Youth Talent Contest - Junior Competition - Activites Pad
6:00 PM
Youth Talent Contest - Junior Competition - Heritage Park Stage
6:00 PM
4-H Dog Club Showmanship: Senior B Class (2nd yr & up) grades 9 -12 - 4-H Cat/Dog Bldg
6:30 PM
3-on-3 Basketball Tournament - Basketball Courts
6:30 PM
Horseshoe Pitching Contest - Horseshoe Courts
8:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
9:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits, Home & Family Arts Bldg. - Closed
10:00 PM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall Bldg - Closed
Wednesday, July 23

8:00 AM
4-H Swine Judging (Market Barrows) - Sheep/Swine Arena
8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
8:00 AM
4-H ATV Club Rodeo - Grandstand
8:00 AM
Egg Cook Off -4-H/Open Class - 4-H Poultry Barn
8:30 AM
Gates Open -
8:30 AM
Check-in for Frog Jump – Youth – 1st Competition - Activities Pad
9:00 AM
Kiddieland Rides in Operation - Kiddieland Only
9:00 AM
4-H Rabbit Show - 4-H Rabbit Barn
9:00 AM
4-H Saddle Club Western Performance Judging - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
9:00 AM
4-H Llama Obstacle Judging - Beef/Dairy Arena
9:00 AM - 4:00 P
Kids Day - Heritage Park
9:00 AM - 6:00 P
Blood Pressure, Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessments for Kids - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Miniature Horses on Display - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Antique Tractors / Machinery Display - Gate G
9:00 AM - 8:00 P
Cutest Rabbit Photo Contest Voting - 4-H Rabbit Barn
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Young MacDonald’s Farm - Open
9:00 AM - 10:30 A
Frog Jump – Youth - Activities Pad
9:00 AM
Registration open for CVS Kids Day Events - Heritage Park
9:00 AM - 3:00 P
CVS “Path to Health” Treasure Hunt - Heritage Park
9:00 AM - 3:00 P
CVS 4-H Scavenger Hunt (map available at registration) - Heritage Park
9:00 AM - 3:00 P
Scavenger Hunt - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 1:00 P
Kiddieland Rides in Operation - Kiddieland Only
9:30 AM
4-H and Open Class Chicken Barbeque - 4-H Poultry Barn
10:00 AM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall - Open
10:00 AM - 8:00 P
Kids Health Day - EGH Healthy Lifestyles Tent
10:00 AM - 1:00 P
Learn, Play and Win at the 4-H Dairy Barn - 4-H Dairy Barn
10:00 AM
Kids Contest: Pizza Dough Toss with Antonio’s Restaurant - Park Sail
10:00 AM - 2:00 P
Cat Activities for Kids Day - 4-H Cat/Dog Bldg
10:00 AM - 2:00 P
Dog Activities for Kids Day - 4-H Cat/Dog Bldg
11:00 AM
Master Gardener Talk: Kids Gardening Activities - Ag Hall
11:00 AM
Commercial Exhibit Buildings - Open
11:00 AM - 9:00 P
Kidz Science Safari - Jayco Family Fun Center
11:00 AM - 11:45 A
Anything Goes with Locally Grown Cabbage Contest Registration - Home & Family Arts Bldg
11:00 AM
Kids Contest: Watermelon Roll - Park Sail
12:00 PM
Anything Goes with Locally Grown Cabbage Judging - Home & Family Arts Bldg
1:00 PM
Carnival Rides in Operation -
1:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Kids Gardening Activities - Ag Hall
1:00 PM - 3:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
2:30 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Kids Gardening Activities - Ag Hall
3:00 PM
Educational Demonstration about Sheep(On Feeding & Nutrition) - Lamb Barn
3:30 PM
Barnball “3-Point” Registration – Youth Competition - Farmstead Barn
4:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Kids Gardening Activities - Ag Hall
4:00 PM
Barnball “3-Point” - Youth Competition - Farmstead Barn
4:00 PM - 6:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
4:00 PM
Log Sawing Demonstration - Gate G
4:00 PM
4-H Lamb Judging Contest / Shepherds’ Quiz - 4-H Sheep Barn
5:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
5:30 PM
Draft Horse Teams Hitch (will drive on the Track) - Draft Horse Barn
5:30 PM
4-H Achievement, Farm Bureau Tenure, 4-H “I Dare You” & Horizon Awards - Heritage Park Stage
5:30 PM
Check-in Youth Talent Contest – Senior Competition - Activities Pad
6:00 PM
Youth Talent Contest – Senior Competition - Heritage Park Stage
6:00 PM
4-H Dog Club Showmanship - Junior & Intermediate Classes (2nd yr & up) grades 6 - 8 - 4-H Cat/Dog Bldg
6:30 PM
3 on 3 Basketball Tournament - Basketball Courts
6:30 PM
Horseshoe Pitching Contest - Horseshoe Courts
7:00 PM
Millie Christofeno, WFRN, Jr. Leaders, & Janice Gawthrop Scholarship Presentations - Grandstand
8:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
8:00 PM
Justin Moore with special guest Joey Hyde - Free Grandstand
9:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits, Home & Family Arts Bldg. - Closed
10:00 PM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall Bldg - Closed
Thursday, July 24

8:00 AM
GATES OPEN - Elkhart County 4-H Fair opens for the day
8:00 AM
Gates Open -
8:00 AM
Farm Stock Tractor Pull - Free Grandstand
8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Premier’s Farm to Market Driving Course - Youth Ag Ed Tent
9:00 AM
Open Class Swine Judging (Market Barrow Following) - Sheep/Swine Arena
9:00 AM
4-H Saddle Club: Trail /Costume/ WT Versatility Classes - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
9:00 AM
Sign up - Pedal Car Racing - Activities Pad
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Miniature Horses on Display - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
AntiqueTractors / Machinery Display - Gate G
9:00 AM - 12:00 P
Urinary Incontinence Risk Assessment, Bone Density Heel Scans - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 6:00 P
Blood Pressure, CBE, CCB - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Young MacDonald’s Farm - Open
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Premier’s Farm to Market Driving Course - Youth Ag Ed Tent
10:00 AM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall - Open
10:00 AM
Pedal Car Racing - Activities Pad
10:00 AM
4-H Lamb Costume Contest - 4-H Lamb Barn
10:00 AM
Fiber Arts Demonstration - Home & Family Arts Bldg
10:00 AM - 8:00 P
The Beacon Love Boa - EGH Healthy Lifestyle Tent
11:00 AM
Commercial Exhibit Buildings - Open
11:00 AM - 9:00 P
Kidz Science Safari - Jayco Family Fun Center
12:00 PM
Lucas Oil PPL Tractor and Truck Pull - Free Grandstand
12:00 PM - 1:00 P
Fitness Demos (Yoga, Pilates, Zumba) - IU Health Goshen Plaza
1:00 PM
Carnival Rides in Operation -
1:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Fruit Tree Planning & Varieties - Ag Hall
1:00 PM - 3:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
1:00 PM - 4:00 P
Mini Foot Massage & Massage Therapy, Urinary Incontinence Risk - IU Health Goshen Plaza
1:00 PM - 5:00 P
Bone Density Heel Scans - IU Health Goshen Plaza
2:00 PM
Sign up – Pedal Power Tractor Pull - Activities Pad
2:00 PM
4-H Llama Costume Judging - Beef/Dairy Arena
2:30 PM
Master Gardener Talk:Fruit Tree Care and Planting - Ag Hall
3:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
3:00 PM
34th Annual Pedal Power Tractor Pull - Activities Pad
3:30 PM
Chicken Flying Contest - 4-H Poultry Barn
3:30 PM
Barnball “3-Point” - Registration - Youth Competition - Farmstead Barn
4:00 PM
Barnball “3-Point” - Youth Competition - Farmstead Barn
4:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Fruit Tree Pruning - Ag Hall
4:00 PM
4-H Lamb Obstacle Course - 4-H Lamb Barn
4:30 PM
Registration for Bring IT! Game Day 1st Round - Heritage Park Stage
5:00 PM
Bring IT! Game Day 1st Round - Heritage Park Stage
5:00 PM
4-H Dog Club Showmanship - all 1st year members - 4-H Cat/Dog Bldg
5:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
6:00 PM
4-H Round Robin Small Animal Showmanship Contest - Beef/Dairy arena
6:30 PM
Registration for Bring IT! Game Day 2nd Round - Heritage Park Stage
6:30 PM
3-on-3 Basketball Tournament Finals - Basketball Courts
6:30 PM
Horseshoe Pitching Contest - Horseshoe Courts
7:00 PM
Bring IT! Game Day 2nd Round - Heritage Park Stage
8:00 PM
4-H Round Robin Large Animal Showmanship Contest - Beef/Dairy Arena
8:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
8:30 PM
Slam Dunk Contest - Basketball Courts
9:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits, Home & Family Arts Bldg - Closed
10:00 PM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall Bldg - Closed
Friday, July 25

8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
8:30 AM
Gates Open -
9:00 AM
4-H Saddle Club Versatility Jr/Sr Classes - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
9:00 AM
4-H AUCTION: Sheep - West Side of Sheep/Swine Arena
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Miniature Horses on Display - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Antique Tractors / Machinery Display - Gate G
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Young MacDonald’s Farm - Open
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Premier’s Farm to Market Driving Course - Youth Ag Ed Tent
9:00 AM - 6:00 P
Blood Pressure, Diabetic Foot Screening, Sleep Disorder Risk Assessment - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:15 AM
4-H AUCTION: Rabbit - East Side of Sheep/Swine Arena
10:00 AM - 5:00 P
Green Earth Education Day - Heritage Park
10:00 AM
Open Class Jersey Judging - Beef/Dairy Arena
10:00 AM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall - Open
10:00 AM - 8:00 P
Emergency Services Day - EGH Healthy Lifestyle Tent
11:00 AM
Commercial Exhibit Buildings - Open
11:00 AM - 9:00 P
Kidz Science Safari - Jayco Family Fun Center
11:00 AM
4-H AUCTION: Goats - West Side of Sheep/Swine Arena
11:00 AM - 11:45 A
“Bursting with Blueberries” Contest Registration - Home & Family Arts Bldg
11:15 AM
4-H AUCTION: Poultry - East Side of Sheep/Swine Arena
12:00 PM
“Bursting With Blueberries” Contest Judging - Home & Family Arts Bldg
1:00 PM
4-H AUCTION: Swine - West Side of Sheep/Swine Arena
1:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk:Fruit Tree Planning and Varieties - Ag Hall
1:00 PM
4-H AUCTION: Milk - East Side of Sheep/Swine Arena
1:00 PM
Rodeo - Free Grandstand
1:00 PM - 3:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
1:30 PM
4-H AUCTION: Dairy Feeder Calves - East Side of Sheep/Swine Arena
2:30 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Fruit Tree Care and Planting - Ag Hall
3:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
3:00 PM
Carnival Rides in Operation -
3:30 PM
Barnball “3-Point” Registration - Youth Competition - Farmstead Barn
4:00 PM
Master Gardener Talk: Fruit Tree Pruning - Ag Hall
4:00 PM - 6:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
5:00 PM
3-Point Championship Shoot-Out - Farmstead Barn
5:00 PM
Horse Pulling Contest - Free Grandstand
5:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
5:30 PM
Registration for Paper Airplane Flying Contest - Activities Pad
5:30 PM
4-H Saddle Drill Team Performance - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
6:00 PM
Paper Airplane Flying Contest (Youth & Adult) - Activities Pad
6:00 PM
Recognition of 10 year and retiring Saddle Club Members - 4-H Saddle Club Arena
6:00 PM
4-H Cat Costume Judging - 4-H Cat/Dog Bldg
6:30 PM
Horseshoe Pitching Contest - Horseshoe Courts
6:30 PM
4-H AUCTION: Beef - Beef/Dairy Arena
7:00 PM - 10:00 P
Latino Bands - Heritage Park Stage
8:00 PM
Rodeo - Free Grandstand
8:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
9:00 PM
Commercial Exhibits, Home & Family Arts Bldg - Closed
10:00 PM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall - Closed
Saturday, July 26

8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
8:00 AM
Home & Family Arts Building - Open
8:30 AM
Gates Open -
8:30 AM
4-H Dog Club Costume Judging (Tricks Judging following) - 4-H Cat/Dog Bldg
9:00 AM
Northern Indiana Classic Open Dairy Goat Show - 4-H Llama Tent
9:00 AM
Byler Lienhart Cook-Off Registration - .4-H Lamb Barn
9:00 AM
Best of Michiana Ribs Check-In - 4-H Lamb Barn
9:00 AM - 6:00 P
Blood Pressure, Lung Cancer Risk Assessment, Tobacco Cessation - IU Health Goshen Plaza
9:00 AM - 9:30 P
Miniature Horses on Display - Farmstead Barn
9:00 AM - 7:00 P
Antique Tractor/Machinery Display - Gate G
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Young MacDonald’s Farm - Open
9:00 AM - 9:00 P
Premier’s Farm to Market Driving Course - Youth Ag Ed Tent
9:30 AM
4-H Rocket Launch - South of Gate 6
9:30 AM
Open Class Holstein Judging - Beef/Dairy Arena
10:00 AM
4-H Exhibits & Ag Hall - Open
10:00 AM
The Great Homemade Ice Cream Crank-Off Contest Registration - Home & Family Arts Bldg
10:00 AM - 12:00 P
Corvette Check-in - 4-H Swine Barn
11:00 AM
Commercial Exhibit Buildings - Open
11:00 AM - 9:00 P
Kidz Science Safari - Jayco Family Fun Center
11:00 AM
Motorcycle Race Practice - Grandstand
11:00 AM
Motorcycle Races - Free Grandstand
11:30 AM
Byler Lienhart Cook-Off Judging - 4-H Lamb Barn
12:00 PM
Best of Michiana Ribs Contest - 4-H Lamb Barn
12:00 PM
The Great Homemade Ice Cream Crank-Off Contest Judging - Home & Family Arts
12:00 PM
Carnival Rides in Operation -
12:00 PM - 3:00 P
Corvette Judging - 4-H Swine Barn
12:00 PM - 6:00 P
Family Health Day - EGH Healthy Lifestyles Tent
1:00 PM - 3:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
3:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
4:00 PM
Mike Vondruska Master Juggler - Heritage Park Stage
4:00 PM
Battle of the Barns - 4-H Saddle Club Barn Area
4:00 PM - 6:00 P
Craft Potpourri - Home & Family Arts Bldg
5:00 PM
Trix Stix - Heritage Park Stage
5:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
5:00 PM
Nation-Wide Demolition Derby - Free Grandstand
7:00 PM
Mike Vondruska Master Juggler - Heritage Park Stage
8:00 PM
Commercial Exhibit Buildings - Closed
8:00 PM
Bengal Tiger Encounter - Family Entertainment Center
8:00 PM
Trix Stix - Heritage Park Stage
9:00 PM
Mad Bomber Fireworks - Free Grandstand
9:00 PM
4-H Exhibits, Home & Family Arts & Ag Hall - Closed
11:00 PM
Carnival Rides - Closed

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