Schedule of Events

2014

 

Tuesday, August 6 - 4H ENTRY DAY ONLY

  7:00 am                      4-H Exhibit Entry (non-livestock) in Johnson Hall
 

 

Wednesday, August 6 - ENTRY DAY

  7:00 am                      4-H Food Stand opens
  8:00 - 7:00 pm           Open Class Livestock Entry
11:00 - 6:00 pm           Open Class Entry (non-livestock) in Johnson Hall
11:00 - 6:00 pm           Open Class Children’s Department judging
  1:00 pm                      Harness Races in the Grandstand
  1:00 - 7:00 pm           4-H Exhibit Entry (non-livestock) in Johnson Hall
  4:00 - 9:00 pm           4-H Animal Entry (Dairy, Poultry, Rabbit, Swine, Goat, Llama)
  4:00 - 6:00  pm          Locher Bros. Beer Tasting Event - Jaycee's Beer Garden - FREE
  4:30 pm                      KTOE - Live Radio Broadcast by Grandstand
  5:00 pm                      Midway opens - Cody Rides
  5:00 - 8:00  pm          4-H Beef and Swine Must Enter
  6:00 - 9:00 pm          Carnival Wrist Band Deal ($18 in advance / $20 day of fair)
  6:00 pm                      4-H Dog Show
  6:30 pm                      Pfeffer Tournament---Thompson Hall
  6:30 pm                     ATV Pull in the Grandstand  ($5.00 per person over 13)
                             Sponsored by:  Bobcat of Mankato / Keeley Drainage & Landscaping Supplies
  7:00 pm                      Open Class exhibits judged (non-livestock) Building closed for judging
  7:30 - 8:00 pm          4-H Sheep weigh-in
  8:00 - 8:30 pm          4-H Beef weigh-in
  8:00 - 10:00 pm        Music Tent Performer:  Indestruction
  8:30 pm                     Outdoor Giant Movie "Hunger Games-Catching Fire" in the Grandstand
                                      ($3 per person over 12, under 12 free) - 8:30 or following ATV Pull
                                      4-H and Open Class Building closes
                                     Commercial Buildings close
10:30pm                      4-H Food Stand closes
                       
Thursday, August 7
  7:00 am                    4-H Food Stand opens
  8:00 am                    Hasse Petting Zoo Opens in Ag Education Building -
                                    Sponsored by:  Red Men Club
  8:00 – 11:00 am      4-H Livestock Entry (Horse, Poultry, Rabbit, Dairy, Goat)
  8:00 – 9:00 am        4-H Beef interviews near Show Ring
  9:00                          4-H Sheep and Market Goat show, Show Ring
10:00 am                   4-H and Open Class Exhibit Building opens
10:00 – 11:00 am     4-H Poultry interviews near Show Ring
10:00 & 11:30 am    Photography Classes for All Ages with Linda Albrecht in Johnson Hall
11:00 – 12:00 noon  4-H Rabbit and Horse interviews
12:00                         Commercial Exhibit Building opens
12:00 - 2:00 pm        Music Tent performer:  Krissy Marie Show
12:00 pm                   Military Veterans get 2 for $5 in the Jaycee's Beer Garden
12:00 - 1:00               4-H Dairy and Goat interviews
  1:30 pm                   4-H Beef show
  3:00 - 5:00 pm        KYSM Live Radio Broadcast by Grandstand
  4:00 - 7:30 pm        Music Tent Performer:  Jim Jam
  4:00 - 8:00               Master's Gardners Information Booth open in Johnson Hall
  5:00 pm                   Midway Opens - Cody Rides
  5:00 - 7:00 pm        KDOG Live Radio Broadcast by Grandstand
  6:00 pm                   4-H Rabbit show
  6:00 - 9:00 pm       Carnival Wrist Band Deal ($18 in advance / $20 day of fair)
  6:30 pm                   Truck & Tractor Pull in the Grandstand
  8:00 pm - close      Music Tent performer:  Black Rose Productions
10:00 pm                   4-H and Open Class Exhibits Close in Johnson Hall
                                   Commercial Buildings close
10:30 pm                   4-H Food Stand closes
 
Friday, August 8 - SENIOR CITIZENS' DAY
  7:00 am                   4-H Food Stand opens
  7:30 - 8:30 am        Swine weigh-in
  8:00 am                   4-H Horse Show, Horse Arena
  8:00 am                   Hasse Petting Zoo Opens in Ag Education Building - 
                                   Sponsored by:  Red Men Club
  8:30 am                   4-H Dairy Goat followed by Dairy Show, Show Ring
                                   Open Class /FFA Dairy show to follow 4-H Dairy
  9:00 - 10:30 am      Daycare Day (pre-registration required)
10:00 am                   4-H and Open Class Exhibit Building opens
10:00 & 11:30 am    Photography Classes for All Ages with Linda Albrecht in Johnson Hall
10:30 am                   4-H Food Stand opens
12:00 pm                   Commercial Exhibit Building opens
12:00 pm                   Seniors 2 for $5 in the Jaycee's Beer Garden
12:00 - 1:00 pm        Music Tent Performer:   Jay Hanson
  1:00 pm                   Senior Citizen's Program and Farm Awards in Johnson Hall -
                                   Sponsored by:  First National Bank MN  and KNUJ
  2:00 - 5:00 pm        Music Tent perforner:  Wendinger Band                                  
                                   4-H Poultry show
                                   Open Class Poultry show to follow
  2:00 - 8:00 pm        Master's Gardners Information Booth open in Johnson Hall
  2:30 - 3:30 pm        Swine and Sheep interviews  
  3:00 pm                   Midway Opens - Cody Rides
  5:30 -7:30 pm         Music Tent Performer:   Johnny Frost (Elvis)
  5:00 - 8:00 pm        Carnival Wrist Band Deal ($18 in advance / $20 at the fair)
  7:00 pm                   Demo Derby in the Grandstand - Sponsored by: Tire Associates
  8:00 - 11:30 pm      Music Tent Performer:  Johnny Frost Band
10:00 pm                   4-H and Open Class Building closes
                                   Commercial Buildings close
10:30pm                    4-H Food Stand closes
 
 
Saturday, August 9 - KIDS' DAY
  7:00 am             4-H Food Stand Opens
  8:00 am             Hasse Petting Zoo Opens in Ag Education Building -
                              Sponsored by: Red Men Club
  9:00 am             “Smoke Out” Grilling Contest Begins
                             4-H Swine Show
10:00 am            4-H and Open Class Exhibit Building open
10:00 & 11:30 am    Photography Classes for All Ages with Linda Albrecht in Johnson Hall
10:00 - 2:00 pm   Children's Museum in Entertainment Tent and Thompson Building
                              Funded by:  USDA Grant and Nicollet County Fair
10:30 am            4-H Demonstrations in Johnson Hall
11:00 am            Kid’s Pedal Pull beside Grandstand
                             Sponsored by:  KNUJ
12:00 pm            Commercial Exhibit Building opens
12:00 pm            Midway Opens - Cody Rides
12:00 pm            501 Dart Tournament - Jaycee Beer Garden
12:00 - 5:00        Music Tent Performer: Exotic Zoo Animals
12:00 - 8:00       Master Gardner's Booth Open in Johnson Hall
  1:00 - 2:30        Music Tent Performer:   The Shifters
  1:00 - 4:00       Carnival Wrist Band Deal ($18 in advance / $20 day of fair)
  2:30 pm             K-9 Demonstration with Deputy Paul Biederman by Pork Producers Bldg.
  3:00 pm            Talent Show in Johnson Hall (pre-registration required)
  3:00 - 5:00        Music Tent Performer:  Gary Tyson Magic Show
  4:00 - 7:00        Music Tent Performer:  Lollipop the Clown
  6:30 pm            Demo Derby- in Grandstand
                             Sponsored by:   Tire Associates & American Legion Post #37 (St. Peter)
  6:45 pm             Drawing for Bikes at the Fair Office (under the grandstands)
  9:00 - 11:00      Music Tent Performer:  Tyson and Durenberger Band
10:00 pm            4-H and Open Class Building closes
                             Commercial Buildings close
10:30pm             4-H Food Stand closes
 
Sunday, August 10
10:30 am            4-H Food Stand opens
11:00 am            4-H and Open Class Exhibit Building opens
                            Commercial Exhibit Building opens
                             4-H Cat & Pet Show, Show Ring
11:00 - 3:30        Classic Car and Motorcycle Roll-in - Enter the grounds near Dairy Queen
12:00 pm            Midway opens - Cody Rides
12:00 pm            Pfeffer Tournament in the Jaycee's Beer Garden

  1:00 - 4:00        Music Tent Performer:  Karaoke with Kim

   1:30 pm            4-H State Fair winners meeting in Johnson Hall

   4:00 pm            All Exhibits and Commercial Exhibits are released
                             Midway closes