Emmet-Charlevoix County Fair

August 2019

A highlight of summer is the Emmet-Charlevoix County Fair. Held at the fairgrounds on Charlevoix Avenue, the fair is mix of carnival rides, food, exhibits, animals, music, entertainment, and 4-H auctions. Don't miss it!

August 16
4-7pm 4-H Projects-Optional drop off at the Community Center

August 17
9am-1pm 4-H Entries Arrive
11am-1pm Community Center Closed
1-5pmJudging of 4-H Exhibits
1-6pm Open Class Registration (Non-perishables only, no animals)
5-6pm 4-H Club Display Setup (Optional)
6pm Community Center Closed

August 18
7am-12pm All Open & 4-H Livestock Arrives
9am-11:30am Pullorum Testing for all Poultry
9am-12pm Open Class & 4-H Poultry, Rabbits, Pocket Pets and Fowl Arrive
12-6pm 4-H Club display set up
12-6pm Open Class registration
6pmMarket Livestock Record Book Judging
6pm Community Center and ALL barns close
8:07pm Worship service

August 19
9am Open Class Judging (Community Center)
Community Center will be closed until judging is complete
4pm 4-H Animal Husbandry, Cloverbud and Open Class Swine Show
6pm 4-H Market Livestock Swine Show

August 20
Senior Citizen & Handi-Capable Day, Firefighter Show
9am Animal Husbandry, Cloverbud and Open Poultry Shows
9am 4-H Horses arrive
9:15am 4-H Animal Husbandry, Cloverbud and Open Waterfowl Shows
9:15am 4-H Market Livestock Poultry, Turkey and Waterfowl Shows
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
10am 4-H English & Western Fitting & Showing (Horse Arena)
10:15am 4-H Horse Show – English
10:30am 4-H Reining Show (Horse Arena)
2pm on Carnival Rides
1pm Mini Horse Pulls
5pm Draft Horse Pulls
6pm 4-H Market Livestock Lamb Show
7pm Speed Show

August 21
Everybody's a Kid Day: Ride for one price, 12-9pm
9am 4-H Animal Husbandry, Cloverbud and Open Rabbit Shows
9:30am 4-H Animal Husbandry, Cloverbud and Open Pocket Pet Shows
9:15 4-H Market Livestock Rabbit Show
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
10am 4-H Western Horse Show (Horse Arena)
10:15am 4-H Jumping Show (Horse Arena)
10:30am 4-H Patterns & Events (Horse Arena)
12pm Open Dog Agility Show (Area near Grandstand)
12:15pm 4-H Dog Show
1pm 4-H Animal Husbandry, Cloverbud and Open Exotic Show (horse arena)
1pm 4-H Animal Husbandry, Cloverbud and Open Goat Show
3pm 4-H Animal Husbandry, Cloverbud and Open Beef and Dairy Show
4pm 4-H Market Livestock Dairy Feeder & Jr. Beef Show
6pm 4-H Market Livestock Beef Show
7pm 4-H Speed Show (horse arena)
7:30pm Tribute Bands – Beatles vs Elvis

August 22
Everybody's a Kid Day: Ride for one price, 12-9pm
10am 4-H Horse Trail & Bareback Show (Horse Arena)
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
12pm-close Kid's Day Again, Ride One Price
3pm Market Livestock Auction
7pm Tom Zipp and the Bullpen (Grandstand Arena)

August 23
11am 4-H Horse Show – Dressage (horse arena)
12pm-close Carnival and Midway, all rides $1 12-6pm
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
7pm Drew Hale Band Country Concert (Grandstand Arena)
7:30 Frankie Ballard Country Concert (Grandstand Arena)

August 24
12pm-close Carnival and Midway, Dollar Days
10am-9pm Community Center Open to Public
11am 4-H Horse Show
7pm Monster Truck (Grandstand Arena)

August 25
9am-2pm Community Center exhibits released
10am 4-H Horse Show, Games and Fun Events
12-6pm Carnival Open, Special armband pricing $25
6pm Autocross Racing

August 26
12-6pm Carnival Open, Special armband pricing $15

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