4-H/FFA Fair schedule

The Carroll County 4-H/FFA Fair runs through Friday at the Carroll County Agriculture Center on Smith Avenue in Westminster.

Activities for the family will be offered, from 4-H exhibits to food, concerts, contests and demonstrations.


The schedule is:

Today: Cake Auction and Horse Pull Day


8 a.m. -- Western horse show.

9 a.m. -- Market swine fitting and showing, followed by market pairs and producer classes.

9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. -- Food exhibits entered and judged.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- Poultry exhibits entered.

11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. -- Medford and Nathan Blizzard Hall closed to prepare for Cake Sale.

1:30 p.m. -- Champion foods photos.

2 p.m. to 3 p.m. -- Extension Office Rooms A and B open to public to view edible art and decorated cakes.

5 p.m. -- Market swine show.


6:30 p.m. -- Bake sale of items not in auction.

7 p.m. -- Cake auction in the activity tent.

7 p.m. -- Horse pull in the Horse Show Ring.

8 p.m. to 9 p.m. -- Entertainment with Josh Norris' Magic Show on the main stage.

Tomorrow: Mule Pull and Senior Citizens' Day

7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. -- Senior citizen exhibits entered and judged.


8 a.m. to 10 p.m. -- Indoor Exhibit Building open.

9 a.m. -- Informal demonstrations in Blizzard Hall.

9 a.m. -- Beef cattle fitting and showing.

10 a.m. -- Poultry judging contest.

10 a.m. to noon -- Small pet exhibits entered and judged.

1 p.m. -- Written rabbit judging contest.


1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. -- Senior citizen social time in Extension Office Rooms A and B.

4 p.m. -- Poultry exhibit judging.

6 p.m. -- Market beef show.

6:30 p.m. -- Grandparents' contest in the activity tent.

7 p.m. -- Mule pull.

7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. -- Entertainment by Two Timing (island music).


8:30 p.m. -- Mile High Jumping Mules (immediately after mule pull).

Friday: Pit beef and pork dinner and livestock sale day

9 a.m. -- Dairy cattle fitting and showing contest and dairy cattle show.

9 a.m. -- Tractor operator contest in the Horse Show Ring.

3 p.m. -- Shepherd's lead contest in the Activity Tent.

4 p.m. to 8 p.m. -- Pit beef and pork dinner (all you can eat) in the Dining Hall. Tickets may be purchased at the door.


4:30 p.m. -- Livestock buyer appreciation picnic.

5:30 p.m. -- Livestock sale.

7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. -- Entertainment by an oldies band.

8 p.m. to 1 a.m. -- 4-H/FFA Dance in the Therapeutic Riding Building.

10 p.m. -- Raffle drawing.