August 12-19, 2023

Calendar

Pre-Fair Schedule

Monday, June 19, 2023

Open Class Online Pre-Registration Begins
See the Open Class Page for details.

Monday, July 24, 2023

Team Ranch Sorting Registration Opens
Sorting registration runs through Sunday, August 14th at 7:00 pm

Thursday, July 27, 2023

Registration Deadline - Open Class Booth Space
Registration deadline for any Open Class booth space in the 4H/Open Class Building. Call Stephanie Hamilton at 208-219-1678 to reserve a booth.

Monday, July 31, 2023

4-H Horse/Working Ranch Horse record books due
Record books and show entry forms are due.

Wednesday, August 2, 2023

Record Books Due
All 4-H/FFA animal, dog, sugar beet and small grain record books due in to the Extension Office.
A buyer's card complete with a mounted 4x6 photo of the youth and the animal must also be submitted.

Monday, August 7, 2023

Open Class Pre-Registration Assistance
In the Art Building. No registration available on entry night.
Open Class Online Pre-Registration Ends

Thursday, August 10, 2023

4-H/FFA Horse Show
4-H Horse Show, Idaho Central Credit Union Arena. 4-H/FFA youth will show off their equestrian skills in various performance classes. You won’t want to miss this event.
4-H Dog Show
4-H Dog Show, Jack Funk Pavilion. At the dog show, you will watch 4-H youth work with their dogs putting them through different obstacles and tasks. Come and watch these talented youngsters and their dogs strut their stuff!
4-H/FFA Working Ranch Horse Show
4-H Working Ranch Horse Show, in Idaho Central Credit Union Arena

Friday, August 11, 2023

Buildings Open for Decorating Booths
4-H/Open Class Building open for decorating, this includes 4-H & Open Class booths.
Queen Horsemanship
Rodeo Arena

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Saturday, August 12, 2023

Buildings Open for Decorating Booths
4-H/Open Class Building open for decorating, this includes 4-H & Open Class booths.
Commercial Building Vendor Set-up Schedule
Vendors are allowed to set up Saturday from 8 AM - 4:30 PM; Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM and Tuesday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Must be ready and open to the public by 2:00 PM on Tuesday.
Booth take down times: Sunday, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM and Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
Pick Up Open Class Tags
Pick up Open Class Tags from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at the 4H/Open Class Building.
Queen Breakfast
Queen contestants model, perform and speak as part of the competition. Thanks to Morey's Steakhouse and Event Center for providing a wonderful location for this event. Please RSVP to Sarah Seymour at (208) 670-1384 by August 3 if you'd like to attend. The meal is $7.50 per person.
4-H Judging Interviews
4-H Judging Interviews
Enter 4-H/FFA Projects
Enter 4-H/FFA projects (except crops/produce and perishable items) in the 4-H/Open Class Building.

Sunday, August 13, 2023

Team Ranch Sorting Registration Closes

Monday, August 14, 2023

4-H/FFA Dairy Weigh-in
Beef Scale Area
Enter 4-H Perishable Project Exhibits
Enter 4-H perishable project exhibits (including foods and produce) into the 4-H/Open Class Building.
Commercial Building Vendor Set-up Schedule
Vendors are allowed to set up Saturday from 8 AM - 4:30 PM; Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM and Tuesday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Must be ready and open to the public by 2:00 PM on Tuesday.
Booth take down times: Sunday, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM and Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
4-H/FFA Dairy Quality
4-H/FFA Dairy Quality Jack Funk Pavilion. The 4-H/FFA dairy youth will show their young dairy heifers.
Judge 4-H/FFA Projects
Judging begins at 9:00 am.
Enter ALL Open Class Exhibits
Includes Art, Baking, Candy, Food Preservation, Ceramics/Pottery/Sculpture, Flowers/Gardening, Handwork, Home & Hobby, Legos/Knex, Photography, Produce/Crops, Quilting, Sewing, Woodworking/Leathercraft.
4-H/FFA Dairy Sale
Come support the youth at the Dairy Sale. Sale Barn
Motorcycle and ATV Rodeo
2 nights of motorcycles and ATV races with expanded age brackets--ages 4 and up are invited to participate! Entry Fee depends on the bracket.

Check-in from 5:00 to 6:00 pm and drivers meeting at 6:15 pm. Rodeo Starts at 6:30 pm. See the Motorcycle and ATV Rodeo Page for Details.

Registration open August 6 9:00 AM and closes August 8 11:59 PM

4-H Auction Baskets Need to be Delivered
Deliver to the 4-H/Open Class Building
4-H Booth Arranging
in the 4-H/Open Class Building

Tuesday, August 15, 2023

4-H/FFA Turkey Weigh-in
Beef Scales
Commercial Building Vendor Set-up Schedule
Vendors are allowed to set up Saturday from 8 AM - 4:30 PM; Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM and Tuesday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Must be ready and open to the public by 2:00 PM on Tuesday.
Booth take down times: Sunday, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM and Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
4-H/FFA Goat Weigh-in
Beef Scales
4-H/FFA Dairy Fitting and Showing
4-H/FFA Dairy Quality Jack Funk Pavilion. The 4-H/FFA dairy youth will show their young dairy heifers.
Judge ALL Open Class Exhibits

4-H/FFA Turkey Quality
Turkey Quality; Turkey Barn, no spectators the judge will be look over animals and judge based on quality of animals.
4-H/FFA Turkey Show
4-H/FFA Turkey Fitting & Showing and Sale Barn. Do you want to see turkeys strut their stuff? If so, plan on attending this event and watch while 4-H youth show off their feathered friends.
Entertainment - Free Stage
The Free Stage offers entertainers a chance to show off their talents to the public. This is located on the stage on the south lawn where you can also stay to enjoy other activities as well!
Commercial Building Open

4-H/FFA Beef Weigh-in
Beef Scales
Motorcycle and ATV Rodeo
2 nights of motorcycles and ATV races with expanded age brackets--ages 4 and up are invited to participate! Entry Fee depends on the bracket.

Check-in from 5:00 to 6:00 pm and drivers meeting at 6:15 pm. Rodeo Starts at 6:30 pm. See the Motorcycle and ATV Rodeo Page for Details.

Registration open August 6 9:00 AM and closes August 8 11:59 PM

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

4-H/FFA Swine Weigh-in
Sale Barn
4-H/FFA Rabbit Weigh-in
Rabbit Barn
Judge Parade Entries

Parade Begins
See the Parade Page for Details.
4-H/FFA Rabbit Quality
Rabbit Quality will be held in the Rabbit Barn. No spectators for quality the judge will judge the animals and give awards based on quality of the animals.
4-H Open Class Building
4-H/Open Class Building, Art/Flower/Photography & Education Building open to the Public.
Cassia County Heifer Futurity
Cassia Born & Raised Steer Show, immediately following Cassia County Heifer Futurity in the Jack Funk pavilion.
Entertainment - Free Stage
The Free Stage offers entertainers a chance to show off their talents to the public. This is located on the stage on the south lawn where you can also stay to enjoy other activities as well!
Commercial Building Open

4-H/FFA Rabbit Show
4-H/FFA Rabbit Fitting & Showing in the Sale Barn. The Rabbit Show is a real crowd pleaser for all ages.

Cloverbud rabbit show will begin at 2:30 PM,
Carnival
Carnival will open Wednesday, August 18 at 5 PM; Thursday, August 19 at 5 PM; Friday, August 20, 4 pm and Saturday, August 21 at Noon. For more information you can contact Brown's carnival at 602-524-1483.

Ticket are $35 and must be purchased at the carnival. Thursday is buddy Day.
4-H/FFA Sheep Weigh-in
Beef Scales.
Team Ranch Sorting
Team Ranch Sorting, Idaho Central Credit Union Arena. This is an event where teams of three on horseback sort ten steers from one pen into another in numerical order. The team which sorts the greatest number of cattle in the least amount of time is the winner. Team Sorting is one of the more entertaining events at the Fair, and is Free to the public Call Teri Kidd 208-312-3720

Thursday, August 17, 2023

4-H/FFA Swine Market Quality
Swine Quality show is held in the Sale Barn
Judge FFA Farm Mechanics

4-H/FFA Beef Market Quality
4-H/FFA Beef Market Quality, Jack Funk Pavilion

4-H/FFA Beef Breeding Show w follow Beef Market Quality, Jack Funk Pavilion.

Come watch the 4-H/FFA youth as they see if their steer "meats" the judges qualifications for a prime beef project.
4-H Open Class Building
4-H/Open Class Building, Art/Flower/Photography & Education Building open to the Public.
4-H/FFA SHEEP QUALITY
4-H/FFA Sheep Quality in the Sale Barn. Youth show the lambs they have been working with all summer. They hope their feeding program has produced top quality lambs. Sheep Breeding will immediately follow Quality.
Commercial Building Open

Entertainment - Free Stage
The Free Stage offers entertainers a chance to show off their talents to the public. This is located on the stage on the south lawn where you can also stay to enjoy other activities as well!
4-H/FFA Goat Quality and Fitting & Showing
4-H/FFA Goat Quality in the Sale Barn. Followed by Goat Cloverbud Show .
Immediately after the Cloverbud show Goat Fitting & Showing will begin.
Carnival
Carnival will open Wednesday, August 18 at 5 PM; Thursday, August 19 at 5 PM; Friday, August 20, 4 pm and Saturday, August 21 at Noon. For more information you can contact Brown's carnival at 602-524-1483.

Ticket are $35 and must be purchased at the carnival. Thursday is buddy Day.
Mutton Busting
Mutton Busting registration open August 5th, Click Here to Register.
Rodeo
Ram Rodeo Series PRCA Rodeo offers three nights of fast paced rodeo action. Riding, Roping, Bucking Wrestling, and just plain getting down in the dirt fun.

See the Rodeo Page

Friday, August 18, 2023

4-H/FFA SWINE FITTING & SHOWING
Swine Fitting and Showing in the Sale Barn
4-H/FFA Beef Fitting & Showing
4-H/FFA Beef Fitting & Showing, Jack Funk Pavilion. Maneuvering these large shampooed and curried steers takes talent, dedication and patience. Which of our 4-H/FFA youth have the showmanship skills to capture the judges' attention?
4-H Open Class Building
4-H/Open Class Building, Art/Flower/Photography & Education Building open to the Public.
4-H/FFA Sheep Fitting and Showing
Sheep Fitting & Showing in the Sale Barn
Commercial Building Open

Entertainment - Free Stage
The Free Stage offers entertainers a chance to show off their talents to the public. This is located on the stage on the south lawn where you can also stay to enjoy other activities as well!
Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing
Pari-Mutual Horse Racing, Rodeo Arena. Two days of Quarter Horse, Thoroughbred, and Mixed Breed races, with Pari-Mutual wagering. See the 2021 Racing Book for details.
4-H/FFA Breeding Goat Quality & Fitting & Showing
Breeding Goat Quality followed by Fitting & Showing in the Sale Barn
4-H/FFA Round Robin
4-H/FFA Round Robin - Grand Champion Contest, Jack Funk Pavilion. The Round Robin is the champion of champion’s showmanship event. This contest is for the top showman is each of the large market animal projects and horse. These 4-H/FFA youth rotate as they show each of the different species as they try to earn this prestigious award. This is an event not to be missed!
Carnival
Carnival will open Wednesday, August 18 at 5 PM; Thursday, August 19 at 5 PM; Friday, August 20, 4 pm and Saturday, August 21 at Noon. For more information you can contact Brown's carnival at 602-524-1483.

Ticket are $35 and must be purchased at the carnival. Thursday is buddy Day.
4-H Awards Ceremony
4-H Awards, Sale Barn. The awards ceremony is for 4-H youth who have excelled in numerous projects. Come and support them as they receive their various awards.
4-H/FFA Premium Pick-Up
4-H/FFA Open Class Building. Premiums to be picked up by the youth or parents.
Mutton Busting
Mutton Busting registration open August 5th, Click Here to Register.
Rodeo
Ram Rodeo Series PRCA Rodeo offers three nights of fast paced rodeo action. Riding, Roping, Bucking Wrestling, and just plain getting down in the dirt fun.

See the Rodeo Page

Saturday, August 19, 2023

4-H/FFA Buyer's Breakfast
Buyer's Cards may be picked up at 6:30 AM, Breakfast will begin being served at 7:00 AM

4-H/FFA Buyer Supporter Appreciation Break, Jack Funk Pavilion. This breakfast is sponsored by the Market Animal Sale Committee for the Market Animal Sale buyers. This is just a small token of appreciation as they continue to support our 4-H/FFA youth.
4-H/FFA Market Animal Sale
4-H/FFA Market Animal Sale, Sale Barn. Come and support our market animal 4-H/FFA youth at the culmination of their project. We truly appreciate the past and continued support of the community at the sale. Just raise your hand and top auctioneers will be glad to take your bid!
4-H Open Class Building
4-H/Open Class Building, Art/Flower/Photography & Education Building open to the Public.
Commercial Building Open

Carnival
Carnival will open Wednesday, August 18 at 5 PM; Thursday, August 19 at 5 PM; Friday, August 20, 4 pm and Saturday, August 21 at Noon. For more information you can contact Brown's carnival at 602-524-1483.

Ticket are $35 and must be purchased at the carnival. Thursday is buddy Day.
Entertainment - Free Stage
The Free Stage offers entertainers a chance to show off their talents to the public. This is located on the stage on the south lawn where you can also stay to enjoy other activities as well!
Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing
Pari-Mutual Horse Racing, Rodeo Arena. Two days of Quarter Horse, Thoroughbred, and Mixed Breed races, with Pari-Mutual wagering. See the 2021 Racing Book for details.
Open Class Fair Winner's Premium Pick-Up
4-H/FFA Open Class Building.
4-H/FFA Premium Pick-Up
4-H/FFA Open Class Building. Premiums to be picked up by the youth or parents.
Mutton Busting
Mutton Busting registration open August 5th, Click Here to Register.
Rodeo
Ram Rodeo Series PRCA Rodeo offers three nights of fast paced rodeo action. Riding, Roping, Bucking Wrestling, and just plain getting down in the dirt fun.

See the Rodeo Page

Post-Fair Schedule

Sunday, August 20, 2023

Removal of Exhibits
Removal of exhibits from 4-H/Open Class Building, Art/Flower/Photography & Education Building and Commercial Building. WINNER’S PREMIUMS MAY ALSO BE PICKED UP AT THIS TIME in the office in the 4-H/Open Class Building.

Monday, August 21, 2023

Removal of Exhibits - Final Day
Removal of exhibits from the 4-H/Open Class and Art/Flower/Photography & Education Buildings. WINNER'S PREMIUMS MAY BE PICKED UP AT THIS TIME in the office in the 4-H/Open Class Building.

Any exhibits not picked up by the deadline will be left in the Fairboard Office and will not receive any premiums. All premiums not picked up by 12:00 PM on Monday, will revert back to the Cassia County Fairboard as a donation from the premium winner. No premium money will be available after Monday.