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Marshall County Fair

When:
July 10, 2015 all-day
2015-07-10T00:00:00-05:00
2015-07-11T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Marshall Co. Fairgrounds, Blue Rapids
Riverside Park
Blue Rapids, KS 66411
USA
Contact:
Marshall County Fair
785-363-7306
Marshall County Fair @ Marshall Co. Fairgrounds, Blue Rapids | Blue Rapids | Kansas | United States

Friday, July 10

  • 4:00 – 8:00 pm — All 4-H and Open entries accepted
  • 6:00 pm — All Beef, Sheep, and Swine are to be on the Fairgrounds in place. No livestock will be accepted after that time.
  • 6:00 – 8:00 pm — Weigh-In (Swine, Sheep, and Beef). Weigh-in ends at 8:00 pm
  • 7:00 pm — Figure 8 Race

Saturday, July 11

  • Hedrick’s Petting Zoo
  • 8:00 am — Judge Rabbits
  • 8:00 am — Judging Poultry – CANCELLED
  • 9:00 am — All entries in place, this includes horticulture
  • 9:00 am — Judging of entries: 4-H (this includes Foods) and Open Class, except livestock
  • 1:00 pm — Senior Scholarship Quiz-Off
  • 2:00 – 4:00 pm Dog Agility Show
  • 6:00 pm — PAT Kiddieland/Carnival (Wristband Night)
  • 7:00 pm — Sheep followed by Meat Goat Show
  • 7:00 pm — Demolition Derby (Arena)

Sunday, July 12

  • Hedrick’s Petting Zoo
  • 8:00 am — 10K Run (Barnyard Boogie)
  • 9:00 am — Beef Show
  • 1:00 pm — Bucket Calf Practice in the Arena
  • 1:00 pm — Story Time by MS Co. Infant Toddler Services @ Fairgrounds
  • 4:00 pm — Christian Music Concert on the Square
  • 6:00 pm — Parade  (entries contact Janice – 785-363-7384)
  • 6:00 pm — PAT Kiddieland/Carnival
  • 8:00 pm — Farm Bureau and Kan Equip Pedal Tractor Pull and Watermelon Feed sponsored by Farm Bureau

Monday, July 13

  • Hedrick’s Petting Zoo
  • 7:30 am — Swine Show
  • 10:00 am — Dairy and Dairy Goat Show
  • 3:30 pm — Model Rocket Shoot-Off
  • 5:00 pm — Bucket Calf Show
  • 5:00-7:00 pm — Vopata Memorial Watermelon Feed
  • 6:00 pm — PAT Kiddieland/Carnival (Wristband Night)
  • 7:00 pm — Round Robin
  • 8:00 pm — Entertainment to be announced

Tuesday, July 14

  • 8:30 am — Decorated Cake Judging
  • 10:30 am — Livestock Judging Contest
  • 5:00 pm
    • 4-H Fashion Revue/Cake Auction
    • Outstanding Volunteer Award and Scholarship Recipient
  • 6:00 pm
    • Fair Supper catered by Ricky’s Café.  Open to the Public – Meal may be purchase at the event
    • Livestock Buyers Dinner sponsored by Marysville Livestock Exchange.
    • Previous Year’s Cake buyers Dinner sponsored by Wagon Wheel Café.
  • 6:00 pm — PAT Kiddieland/Carnvial (Wristband Night)
  • 7:30 pm — Livestock Auction
  • 7:00 – 9:00 pm — 4-H and Open Class Exhibits released except for livestock sale animals
  • 9:00 pm
    • Fair Clean Up
    • Load Sheep
    • Load Hogs
    • Load Beef

After 9:00 pm exhibits will be at the Extension Office.
You may pick the exhibits up on Friday, July 19

About Derek Nester

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communication. After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. six radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production coordinator for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on over 70 radio stations across 12 Midwest states and growing.