Event Schedule

Buena Vista County Fair Events

2017 Event Schedule

WEDNESDAY, JULY 19   
10:30 am
All Large Animals must be in place by 10:30am
East Gate Entrance
7:30 am 
4-H Swine Weigh-In
Swine Barn
9:00 am
4-H SHeep and Goat Weight-In
Sheep/Goat Barn
9:30 am
4-H Lead Calf & Bucket/Bottle Calf Weigh-In
4-H Background Beef & Junior Feeders Weigh-In
Beef Barn
10:00 am
4-H Horse Show
Outdoor Arena
 3:00 pm
4-H Dog Show
4-H Show Ring
5:00 pm
4-H Poultry & Rabbit Check-In
Small Animal Barn
6 pm
Crowning of 2017 Buena Vista County Fair Queen & Little Miss
Carter's Building
7 pm

Buena Vista Races

GRANDSTAND
THURSDAY, JULY 20
8 am
4-H Sheep Show
4-H Show Ring
After Sheep Show
4-H Goat Show
4-H Show Ring
10 am & 1 pm
Mystery Readers                                                               
Open Class Building
12:30 pm
4-H BV County Corn Growers Quiz Bowl
4-H Auditorium 
1 pm
Ugly Lamp Contest sponsored by ILEC
Open Class Building 
2 pm
4-H Poultry Show
4-H Show Ring
After Poultry Show
4-H Rabbit Show                                         
4-H Show Ring
3 pm
Safety Program by ILEC
Very Interesting Building
5 pm

McDermott's Carnival  

Fairgrounds
7 pm

Rice Bull Riding

GRANDSTAND
FRIDAY, JULY 21       
8 am
4-H Swine Show                                         
4-H Show Ring
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Iowa History 101 Mobile Museum
10 am & 1 pm
Mystery Readers                                                               
Open Class Building
10 am
Clover Kids Art & Horticulture Showcase/Judging                                                              
4-H Building
10 am
BVRMC Sponsored Activities - Zumba, Healthy Snacks & Creative Clover Creations 
4-H Building
11:00 am
Clover Kids Stuffed Animal Show
4-H Auditorium
12 pm

100th Anniversary Coloring Contest Results from Cy

4-H Auditorium 
12:30 am
4-H Communications/Pride of Iowa
4-H Auditorium
3 pm
McDermott's Carnival
Fairgrounds
4 pm
Iowa Naturalist Program: OWLS and HAWKS
Very Interesting Building
4 - 8 pm
Show and Shine Car Show   
Fairgrounds
5 pm
"THANK A FARMER" Meal - Free Will 
Sponsored by: BV County’s Farm Bureau, Corn Growers, Pork Producers, and Republican Central Committee
Grandstand Area
6:00 pm
Ag Olympics
4-H Show Ring
7 pm
Sugar Loom - Salute to our Veterans
GRANDSTAND
SATURDAY, JULY 22          Ladies' Day!
8 am
4-H Beef Show
4-H Show Ring
8 am
Registration: Farm Tractor Ride, 9:00 am Start
Fairgrounds
9 am
Ladies Day Programs - Hourly 9 am-3 pm
Very Interesting Building
10 am
Registration for Baby Contest: 10:30 Contest                          
4-H Auditorium 
9:30 Registration
Sanctioned Pedal Pull, 10:00 am Start
Carter's Building
After Beef Show
4-H Dairy Show                          
4-H Show Ring
After Dairy Show
4-H Feeders and Background Beef Show
4-H Show Ring
10 am & 1 pm

Mystery Readers

Open Class Building
11 am-4 pm
Biogenetics Discovery
4-H Auditorium
1 pm
McDermott's Carnival
FAIR GROUNDS
1 pm
Pet Show
4-H Show Ring
4:30 pm
4-H Pie Making Contest & Auction
After Pie Contest: 4-H Share-the-Fun
4-H Show Ring
After
Share-the-Fun
4-H Style Show (Clothing Event) 
4-H Show Ring
After Style Show
Pictures for State Fair, State Fair Alt. & Outstanding Jr
4-H Show Ring
5 pm
West Central Iowa Tractor Pullers
Grandstand
SUNDAY, JULY 23          FAMILY DAY!
10:30 am
Community Church Services
Carter Building
1 pm

McDermott’s Carnival

Fairgrounds
1 pm
4-H Overall Showmanship- Large & Small Animal
4-H Show Ring
1- 4 pm
Grandparents/Special Friend & Tech Time
Very Interesting Building
2 pm
Bags Tournament 
Fairgrounds
2 pm
SUPREME ENDURO CAR RACES
GRANDSTAND
3:30 pm
4-H Static Exhibits Released
4-H Building
5 pm
Open Class Buildings Released
Open Class Building
5 pm
4-H Animal Exhibits Released 
Clean Animal Barns
Animal Barns
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