FAIR SCHEDULE

JUNIOR EVENTS ONLY

Revised 8/6/2020* 2020 Miami County Junior Fair Schedule

Download and Print SCHEDULE FINAL 8-6-2020

  1. All shows are Junior Fair only including Open Shows which are in county only. Youth age as approved by the Miami County Health Department and the current health order set forth by interim Director of Health, Lance D. Himes is 21 and younger as of January 1, 2020.
  2. All animals need to follow individual barn check in/ weigh in times. If needed animals (with the exception of rabbits and poultry) may stall or be penned during junior fair week. Animals may leave following their show with the exception of Grand and Reserve Champion Market Beef, Market Dairy Beef Steers, Market Lambs, Market Goats and Market Barrows. Trailer parking will be marked. Rabbits are carry in only. Please be kind and remove manure and bedding from barn stalls/pens as you leave. Place manure/shavings in designated areas
  3. PLEASE CHECK FOR SHOW TIME CHANGES THERE ARE MANY!
  4. All animals must be cared for while they are on the grounds until removed by self or livestock buyer.
  5. Concessions will be available on grounds. There is no gate admission. Masks and Social Distancing required per the Health Order set by interim Director of Health, Lance D. Himes. There will be a 10:00 pm curfew in place during fair time including those camping, unless there is a scheduled animal show running late or moving in of animals as required per the schedule.
  6. All campers must pick up a camping card at the fair office that will be displayed in your camper window this year, this is due this not being a normal camping year. Those not staying all week MUST CHECK IN AND OUT AT THE OFFICE. Any camper not registered in the office will be asked to leave.

SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE- DUE TO CURRENT COVID 19 CONDITIONS THIS SCHEDULE MAY CHANGE AND SOME EVENTS OR SHOWS MAY BE CANCELLED

WEDNESDAY- AUGUST 12, 2020

7:00 p.m. GAZEBO JUNIOR FAIR ROYALTY COMPETITION
Please bring your own chair and seat yourselves a safe distance from others not in your family unit. Masks and Social Distancing Required.

THURSDAY- AUGUST 13, 2020

5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Rabbit Barn (Merchant bldg) Check In at the Rabbit Barn (old Merchant Building)
Check In at the Rabbit Barn (old Merchant Building) DO NOT BRING ANIMALS! Bring a list of rabbits you will be showing, inform if market or breeding and tattoos for all rabbits. Call Jane Jess if unable to attend check in. 937-216-5141
5:00 p.m. Secretary’s Office MCAS Memberships No Longer Available For Purchase
5:00 - 10:00 p.m. Swine Barn Gilts may move in and weigh
6:00 p.m. FFA/ Shop & Crop/ 4-H Bldg FFA and 4-H Booths/Projects must be in Place
7:00 p.m. GOAT BARN All Goats must be in pens
7:15 p.m. GOAT BARN Mandatory Goat Barn Meeting Followed By Weigh In Of Market Goats

FRIDAY- AUGUST 14, 2020

6:00 - 10:00 a.m. Swine Barn Gilts may move in and weigh
8:00 a.m. FFA/SHOP & CROP FFA/ Shop & Crop Judging- Barn Will Open After Judging Complete
10:00 a.m. SWINE BARN Miami County Youth Open Gilts Must Be On Ground And Late Entries Close
SWINE BARN Mandatory Youth Gilt Show Meeting Meeting
12:00 NOON Cattle Barn All Jr. Fair and Youth Open Beef Projects need to be on grounds
1:30 p.m. Beef Show Barn (Goat Barn) Jr. Fair Beef Barn Meeting
Weigh in all Jr. Fair and Youth Open market
projects at the scales following the meeting
Check in ALL Beef Breeding following
4:00 p.m. Swine Barn Youth Market Gilt Open Show
6:00 p.m. Goat Barn Jr Fair Born And Raised Goat Show
4:00 - 8:00 p.m. POULTRY Market Chicken Check In

SATURDAY- AUGUST 15, 2020

6:00 a.m. Goat Barn Dairy Goats entered in Items 1-4 must be milked out
9:00 a.m. Goat Barn Jr. Fair Goat Shows In This Order
  1. Market Kid Goats
    Champion and Reserve must remain on the grounds.
  2. Dairy Breeding Goats
  3. Crossbred Doe Goats
  4. Jr. Fair Goat Showmanship
9:00 a.m. Poultry Market Chicken Show
Market Chicken Show- Market chickens will be released following the show.
Rabbit Barn (Merchant bldg) CARRY IN RABBIT SHOW
  1. No cages will be available.
  2. Market Rabbit and Showmanship will show at the same time.
  3. Cavy Show to follow Showmanship
Dogs - DUKE BUILDING
  1. Ring 1: Obedience Show - followed by Rally
  2. Ring 2: Jr. Fair Dog Grooming and Showmanship
SWINE BARN Pee Wee Showmanship Followed By Miami County Youth Born and Raised Gilt Show
10:30 a.m. Rabbit Barn (Merchant bldg) 6 Class Rabbit Show
12:00 p.m. (NOON) Rabbit Barn (Merchant bldg) 4 Class Rabbit Show
4:00 p.m. Beef Show Barn (Goat Barn) YOUTH OPEN BEEF SHOW ORDER
  1. Youth Open Feeder Calf Show
  2. Youth. Miami County Born and Raised Steer and Heifer Show
  3. Youth Miami County No Paint Open Class Steer Show
  4. Youth Miami County Open Dairy Beef Feeder Steer Show
  5. Youth Fair Dairy Steer Show
  6. Youth. Miami County Born And Raised Open Dairy Beef Feeder Steer Show
4:00 pm JR. FAIR OFFICE Deadline- Horse: Deadline To Change Height Or Exhibitor Age For Jr. Fair Horse Shows
4:00 - 8:00 pm Poultry Market Duck and Market Turkey Check In
5:00 p.m. Dairy Show Barn Office (Goat Barn) Youth Open Dairy Show Entries Due
9:00 p.m. SWINE BARN All Gilts must be off the grounds
  1. Jr. Fair Barrows Arrive At The Grounds- Must Be On The Grounds By Sunday 9:00 a.m.

SUNDAY- AUGUST 16, 2020

8:00 a.m. SHEEP BARN All Youth Open Sheep Breeding Must Be On The Grounds
9:00 a.m. SHEEP BARN ARENA Youth Open Sheep Breeding Show
9:00 a.m. SWINE BARN ALL JR. FAIR BARROWS MUST BE ON THE GROUNDS
POULTRY BARN Market Duck and Market Turkey Show Followed by Poultry Showmanship:
May borrow a poultry animal or use a stuffed animal.
Market Poultry will be released following the show.
9:45 a.m. SWINE BARN Mandatory Swine Barn Meeting For Exhibitors
SWINE BARN Weigh Jr. Fair Barrows
12:00 p.m. (NOON) Beef Show Barn (Goat Barn) Beef Breeding Show - Order
  1. Youth Miami County Born And Raised Beef Breeding
  2. Youth. Open Class Beef Breeding Show
  3. Jr. Fair Beef Showmanship Classes
Dairy Barn All Jr. and Youth Open Dairy animals need to be on the grounds.
3:00 p.m. Sheep Barn All Jr. Fair Market and Breeding Lambs need to be on the grounds.
Mandatory Barn Meeting For Sheep Exhibitors In Show Arena.
Weigh Market Lambs In The Show Arena immediately following the meeting.

MONDAY- AUGUST 17, 2020

8:30 a.m. HORSE BARN AREA Measure Questionable Height For Jr. Fair Horses and All Ponies.
9:00 a.m. HORSE ARENA Jr. Fair 4-H Western Horse Show
Sheep Barn Arena Jr. Fair Sheep Show Schedule
  1. Jr. Fair Market Lamb Show
    Champion and Reserve must remain on the grounds.
  2. Jr. Fair Sheep Breeding Show
11:00 a.m. Swine Barn Arena Jr. Fair Swine Showmanship
2:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. Election DUKE BUILDING *Election Of Senior Fair Board Directors*
Must have a Membership card and driver's license to vote.
3:00 p.m. Show Barn (Goat Barn) Jr. Fair Beef Show Order
  1. Jr. Fair Dairy Beef Feeder Steer Show
    Champion and Reserve must remain on the grounds.
  2. Jr. Fair Dairy Steer Show
    Champion and Reserve must remain on the grounds.
  3. Jr. Fair Feeder Calf Show
  4. Miami County Born And Raised Feeder Calf Show
  5. Jr. Fair Beef Breeding Show
4:00 - 8:00 p.m. Poultry Barn Fancy Poultry Check In
7:00 p.m. Show Barn (Goat Barn) Jr. Fair Market Steer/Heifer Show Champion and Reserve must remain on the grounds.

TUESDAY- AUGUST 18, 2020

8:30 a.m. Horse Barn Area Measure Questionable Height For Jr. Fair Horses And All Ponies.
9:00 a.m. Horse Arena Jr. Fair Single Run Horse Show
9:00 a.m. Poultry Barn Jr. Fair Fancy Poultry Show
Poultry will be released following the show.
9:00 a.m. Sheep Barn Arena Sheep Show Schedule
  1. Miami County Junior Fair Born And Raised Market Lamb Show
  2. Junior Fair Showmanship
  3. Kiddie Showmanship
10:30 a.m. Dairy Cattle Show Barn (Goat Barn) Dairy Cow Show Schedule
  1. Jr. Fair Dairy Show
  2. Youth Open Class Dairy Show
  3. Jr. Fair Dairy Showmanship
  4. Future Showman Showmanship (Milking and Open Dairy Cows Dismissed after this class)
3:00 p.m. Swine Barn Arena Jr. Fair Barrow Show
Champion and Reserve must remain on the grounds.

WEDNESDAY- AUGUST 19, 2020

8:30 a.m. Horse Barn Area Measure Questionable Height For Jr. Fair Horses And All Ponies.
9:00 a.m. Horse Arena Jr. Fair English Horse Show
10:00 a.m. Swine Barn Arena Jr. Miami County Born And Raised Pig Show

Miami County Junior Fair Add On in Lieu of Auction

DUE TO THE UNPRECEDENTED TIMES AND THE ORDER SENT FORTH BY THE INTERIM DIRECTOR OF HEALTH, LANCE D. HIMES, THE MIAMI COUNTY AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY BOARD OF DIRECTORS VOTED AT THEIR REGULAR MEETING ON AUGUST 4, 2020 TO FORGO AN IN PERSON LIVESTOCK AUCTION FOR THE 2020 MIAMI COUNTY FAIR. PLEDGES MAY BE MADE ONLINE FOR EXHIBITORS.
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