FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY 2018 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16

  • 8:00 am --- 4H Horse Show (Horse Arena)
  • 2:00 pm -- Draft Horse Show - Halter (in front of Horse Barn)
  • 2:00 pm -- 4H Rabbit Show (Swine Arena)
  • 3:00 pm -- Big Blast Inflatables (until dusk)
  • 5:00 pm -- 4H Beef Show (Show Arena Bldg.) open class to follow
  • 5:00 – 7:00 pm -- FREE SWEET CORN FEED
  • 6:00 pm -- Open Class Draft Horse Hitch Show (Horse Arena)
  • 6:00 pm -- *Pallet Painting - Pre-register by Aug. 1 (Pavilion)
  • 7:00 pm -- Amateur Talent Contest (Pavilion) Winners to State Fair
  • 8:00 pm -- FREE ENTERTAINMENT - Doug Traxler & Hired Hands

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17

  • 8:00 am -- 4H Goat Show (Show Arena Bldg.) open class to follow
  • 10:00 am -- Big Blast Inflatables (until dusk)
  • 10:00 am -- All About Fun Climbing Wall (until dusk)
  • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm -- RAD Zoo - Shows at 10:30 & 12:30 (Pavilion)
  • 12:30 pm -- 4H Poultry Show (Swine Arena)
  • 4:00 pm -- Cat/Pet Show (4-H Building)
  • 4:00 pm -- 4H Lamb Lead (Show Arena Barn)
  • 4:30 pm -- 4H Sheep Show (Show Arena Barn) open class to follow
  • 3:00 – 6:00 pm -- Robotics Demonstrations (Pavilion) High School Students
  • 6:30 pm -- Center Stage Dance Studio (Pavilion)
  • 7:00 pm -- GRANDSTAND DEMO DERBY (follows power wheels derby) Gates open for seating at 5:30 pm
  • 8:00 pm – Midnight -- FREE ENTERTAINMENT - Thrillbillies Band

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18

  • 8:00 am -- Open Class Light Horse Halter Show (Horse Arena)
  • 8:00 am -- 4-H Swine Show (Swine Arena) open class to follow
  • 8:30 am -- Open Class Dairy - 4H to follow (Show Barn Arena) 
  • 9:00 am -- WSCA Pleasure & Game Horse Show (Horse Arena)
  • 9:00 am -- Big Blast Inflatables (until dusk)
  • 10:00 am -- All About Fun Climbing Wall (until dusk)
  • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm -- *Czech Area Concentina Club
  • 12:00 pm -- NMTPA Micro Tractor Pull  (Picnic shelter by Sportsmen's Club) 
  • 2:00 pm -- Kids Pedal Pull (Pavilion)
  • 1:00 pm -- 1st Annual Pedal Car Drag Race
  • 2:00 pm -- 4-H Fair Wood Adventure (4-H Family Center)
  • 2:00 - 6:00 PM -- New Prague Community Band Concert (north side of Commercial Building)
  • 5:00 pm -- 4H Premier Showmanship (Livestock Barns)
  • 5:00 pm -- *DOMACI CZECH FOLK DANCERS (Pavilion)
  • 6:00 pm -- GRANDSTAND TRUCK & TRACTOR PULL Gates open for seating at 4:30 pm
  • 7:00 pm -- *Pallet Painting - Pre-register by Aug. 1 (Pavilion)
  • 7:30 - 11:00 pm -- FREE ENTERTAINMENT - Old Country Boys

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19

  • 7:00 - 8:00 am -- Annual Backyard BBQ (Check in)
  • 8:00 - 11:00 am -- 4H Pancake Breakfast (4H Food Stand)
  • 9:00 am – 5:00 pm -- Big Blast Inflatables
  • 10:00 - 1:45 pm -- "Bake & Take" Baking contest (Creative Arts Bldg.) Judging at 2:00 pm
  • 10:30 am – 3:00 pm -- Classic Car Show | Entertainment by Boogie Land Entertainment
  • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm -- Ribbon Auction Photos (Swine Arena 10:30 | Show Arena 11:00)
  • 11:00 am -- Bean Bag Tournament (Under shelter by Sportsmans Club)
  • 12:30 pm -- FREE ENTERTAINMENT - Larry Novotny, The One Man Band (Pavilion)
  • 1:00 pm -- Senior Citizen/Century Farms, Farm Family Recognition (Pavilion)
  • 1:00 pm -- Ranch Rodeo (Horse Arena) 
  • 2:00 pm -- 4H Ribbon Auction (Show Barn Arena)
  • 3:00 pm -- Backyard BBQ Awards (at Car Show)
  • 4:00 pm -- 4H Dog Project Show Case
  • 5:30 pm -- General Projects, Poultry and Rabbits Released
  • 6:00 pm -- All other Livestock Released
  • 6:00 pm -- All Buildings Closed

Building Hours
4H Family Center: 9:00 am–10:00 pm
Creative Arts: 10:00 am–9:00 pm
Commercial Bldg.: Thurs. 8:00 am–9:30 pm | Fri. & Sat. 9:00 am–9:30 pm | Sun. 9:30 am–6:00 pm

SUNDAY: All buildings close at 6:00 pm.

---NO ATVs, UTVs, or unregistered golf carts are allowed on the fairgrounds. Dogs are not permitted unless part of a registered exhibit.

*Denotes this activity is funded, in part, by the Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council with an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State’s general fund.


 
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