Emmet-Charlevoix County Fair

August 2015

A highlight of summer is the Emmet-Charlevoix County Fair. Held at the fairgrounds on Charlevoix Avenue, the fair is mix of carnival rides, food, exhibits, animals, music, entertainment, and 4-H auctions. Don't miss it!

August 21
3-7pm 4-H Projects-Optional drop off at the Community Center

August 22
8:30am-5pm
9am-1pm 4-H Entries Arrive Dept. R, DIV. 1-11 & 15
11am-1pm Community Center Closed
1-5pmJudging of 4-H Exhibits
1-6pm Open Class Registration (Non-perishables only, no animals)
5-6pm 4-H Club Display Setup (Optional)
6pm Community Center Closed

August 23
7am-12pm All Open & 4-H Livestock Arrives
9am-12:30pm Pullorum Testing for all Poultry
9am-12pm Open Class & 4-H poultry, rabbits, pocket pets and fowl arrive
12-6pm Open Class (registration for all open class entries)
12-6pm 4-H Club display - Final Setup & judging
12-6pmMarket Livestock record book judging
1pm Open speed show
6pm Community Center and ALL barns close

August 24
9amOpen Class Judging (Community Center)
Community Center will be closed until judging is complete
10am 4-H Horses Arrive
11am 4-H Horse - Fitting & Showing and English Classes (Horse Arena)
4pm Cloverbud swine show
4:30pm 4-H Animal Husbandry & Open Class Swine Shows
6pm 4-H Market Livestock Swine Show
7pm 4-H Horse Show Jumping Classes (Horse Arena)
9pm Community Center Closes

August 25
Senior Citizen & Handi-Capable Day
9am 4-H Poultry Show, followed by Open Class
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
11am 4-H Horse - Fitting & Showing and Western Classes (Horse Arena)
11am 4-H Waterfowl Show, followed by Open Class
12pm Open Pony Pulls (Grandstand)
2pm on Carnival Rides
3-6pm FREE Music - Community Center Back Stage - Second Time Around
2:30pm Open Mule Pull (Grandstand)
2:30 Open Mini Horse Pulls
4pm Cloverbud Lamb Show
4:30pm 4-H Animal Husbandry & Open Class Lamb Shows
6pm 4-H Market Livestock Lamb Show
6pm Open Draft Horse Pulls (Grandstand)
7pm 4-H Horse Show Speed Classes (Horse Arena)
9pmCommunity Center Closes

August 26
Everybody's A Kid Day
12pm-close Kid's Day - Ride One Price
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
9am 4-H Rabbit Show, followed by Pocket Pets and Open Class Shows
9am 4-H Poultry and Waterfowl Show
9am 4-H Animal Husbandry & Open Class Pocket Pet Show after rabbit show
11am 4-H Horse Show Speed Classes, 4-H members aged 9-10 & Cloverbuds (Horse arena)
After Novice Show 4-H Horse Show Reining Classes (Horse Arena)
12pm Open Dog Agility Show (Area near Grandstand)
1pm 4-H Open Class Goat Show (T-Barn) Exotic Show (Horse Ring)
3:30pm 4-H Cloverbud Beef and Dairy Show (T-Barn)
4pm Market Livestock Dairy Feeder Show
6pm Market Livestock Steer Show
7pm MXR Supercross Motorcycle Racing! Grandstand

August 27
Everyone's a Kid Day (Again)
12pm-close Kid's Day Again, Ride One Price
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
3pm Market Livestock Auction
5:30pm Highland Dancers (Community Building outdoor stage)
6:30pm Joe Nichols country concert! (Grandstand), Opening act: Ryan Broshear and Raven Cliff
9pm Community Center Closes

August 28
12-6pm Dollar Days, all rides $1
12pm-close Carnival and Midway
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
5:30pm Chris Young Country Concert in the Grandstand! @ Grandstand
9pm Community Center Closes

August 29
12pm-close Carnival and Midway
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
11am 4-H Horse Show Dressage/Fun Games on Horseback
12pm Carnival and Midway
7pm Autocross Action in the Grandstand!
9pm Community Center Closes

August 30
12-6pm Carnival Open, Special armband pricing $15


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