Pulaski County 4-H & Community Fair runs July 1-6
Monday, 12 June 2017 16:36

The annual Pulaski County 4-H & Community Fair will run Saturday, July 1 through Thursday, July 6, at the county fairgrounds in the Winamac town park.  

The motto for the 2017 fair is 4-H: Giving You the Stepping Stones to Success. Highlights of this year's fair, in addition to the 4-H exhibits and judging, will be a tractor pull, kiddie carnival, youth talent show, movie night, fair parade and 4-H Auction.

The purpose/goal of the Pulaski County 4-H & Community Fair is to promote the growth and well-being of the county 4-H program and to offer 4-H'ers, as well as community members an annual opportunity to showcase what they have achieved in the past year.

The fair schedule follows: 

 

 

2017 Pulaski County 4-H & Community Fair

 

 

Venue Key:   

ATG - Around the Grounds

CC -Community Center 

ES - Entertainment Stage

FO - Fair Office

FT - Food Tent

NCB - North Commercial Building 

OA - Outdoor Arena

PS - Pull Strip

SA - 4-H Show Arena

TBA - To Be Announced

Greenmark Equipment Day

Saturday – July 1

 

  • 5 - 9 AM - Enter 4-H - Goats, Poultry, Rabbits, Sheep, and Swine Livestock
  • 8 AM – Farmers Market /FO
  • 8:30 - 11:30 AM - Enter Open Class Exhibits / CC
  • 11 AM- 4-H Public Speaking / Extension Office
  • 11 AM - 4-H Poultry Judging
  • 11:30 AM - Open Class Judging / CC
  • 1 PM - 4-H Recognition Program & Volunteer Appreciation / ES
  • 2:30 PM – Fashion Review/ES
  • 4 PM – Buildings Open
  • 4 PM – 4-H Junior Leaders Poverty Awareness Coloring Contest/4-H Building
  • 5 PM – Pork Chop Dinner/CC
  • 5 PM – Dog Agility Show/Dog Park
  • 12 Noon – Kiddie Carnival presented by Good Time Amusements LLC
  • 7 PM - 5K Color Me Dash / ATG
  • 7 PM - Tractor Pull/ PS        

Knebel Insurance Day

Sunday - July 2

 

  • 7 AM - 2 PM – Pancake Breakfast/CC
  • 8 AM - Flag Raising / FO
  • 8 AM - 4-H Horse & Pony Judging / OA                 
  • 10 AM - 10 PM - Buildings Open/Close
  • 12 Noon – Kiddie Carnival presented by Good Time Amusements LLC
  • 1:30 PM –Crafts with Social Studios
  • 2 PM - Pedal Tractor Pull / FO
  • 3 PM – Watermelon Eating Contest sponsored by Jr. Leaders
  • 4 PM – 4-H Junior Leaders Poverty Awareness Coloring Contest/4-H Building
  • 4:30 PM –Potato Bar/CC
  • 5:30 PM - Goat Workshop / SA
  • 7 PM - 4-H Sheep Show / SA
  • 5:30 PM - Little Miss & Mister Pulaski Pageant Presented by: Hickory Creek / ES
  • 8 PM - Miss Pulaski County Pageant /ES      

Murray Leasing, LLC Day

Monday - July 3 

  • $5 Box Lunches Provided by  Pulaski County Extension Homemakers 
  • 8AM - Flag Raising / FO
  • 8 AM - 4-H Swine Show / SA  
  • 10 AM - 10 P M - Buildings Open/ Close
  • 12 Noon – Farm Safety With ADM/FO
  • 7 – 10 PM -Crafts with Social Studios
  • 4 PM – Kiddie Carnival presented by Good Time Amusements LLC  
  • 4 PM – 4-H Junior Leaders Poverty Awareness Coloring Contest/4-H Building
  • 5 - 8 PM – Tacos provided by Republican Women                          
  • 6 PM – Parade 
  • 7:30 PM – Lego Robotics
  • 7:30 PM - 4-H Battle of the Barns/ OA
  • 9:30 PM – Movie Night, The Lego Batman sponsored by: Pulaski County Public Library

 

Pulaski County Farm Bureau Inc. Day

Tuesday - July 4

  • 8: AM - Flag Raising / FO
  • 10 AM - 4-H Beef Show / SA
  • 10 AM - 10 PM - Buildings Open/ Close
  • 9 AM – Car Show/ET
  • 9 AM- Antique Tractor Pull,
  • 7:30 AM Weigh-in /PS
  • 2 -10 PM- Crafts with Social Studios
  • 2:30 PM - Cutest Baby Contest
  • 4 PM – Story time with Mandy “Who Grew My Soup”/CC
  • 4 PM – 4-H Junior Leaders Poverty Awareness Coloring Contest/4-H Building
  • 5 PM - 4-H Dairy Cattle Show / SA 
  • 7 PM – Wildlife Program with Kim Hoover / FO
  • Dusk – Independence Day Fireworks at Eastern Pulaski Community Schools campus

 

First National Bank of Monterey Day

Wednesday - July 5

Pulaski County 4-H Junior Leaders  Poverty Awareness Day from 9 AM - 3 PM. Please help end hunger and poverty! Donate non-perishable food and spare change at the fairgrounds entrance.

  • 8 AM - Flag Raising / FO
  • 9 AM - 4-H Rabbit Judging / SA
  • 10 AM - 10:00 PM - Buildings Open/ Close
  • 11 AM - 4-H Pets Pals Judging/ Picnic Shelter
  • 12  Noon – Farm Safety with ADM /FO
  • 1 PM- 4-H RC Car Race / ES
  • 2 PM - 4-H Goat Show / SA
  • 4 PM – 4-H Junior Leaders Poverty Awareness Coloring Contest/4-H Building
  • 4:30 - 5:30 PM – Heifer International Workshop 
  • 5 PM – Youth Painting Canvas $10/CC
  • 6 PM – Nature Walk/ Meeting at FO 
  • 6 PM – Fun With Fruit with NEP Deb Winter/CC
  • 6:30 PM –Adult Painting Canvas $10/CC 
  • 7 PM - 4-H Horse & Pony Contesting / OA
  • 7:30 PM - Talent Show / ES
  • 9 PM -12 Midnight - Release of non-auction animals

 

Pioneer Day

Thursday - July 6

  • 8 AM - Flag Raising / FO
  • 9 AM - Ultimate 4-H Showmen / SA        
  • 9 AM - 4-H Cat Show /ES
  • 10 AM - 3:00 PM - Buildings Open/ Close 
  • 1:30 PM - Youth & Adult Livestock Judging Contest / SA
  • 2:30 PM - 4-H Champion Pictures/ ES  
  • 4 - 6 PM - 4-H Exhibits Released
  • 4 - 6 PM -Open Class Exhibits Released
  • 6 PM - Fireman Water Ball Challenge/Fire Station
  • 6 PM - 4-H Auction/SA - Sale order: (Cattle, Sheep, Goats & Rabbits, Poultry, Swine)
  • 7 PM – Night Shift Band/ES

 

Clean Up begins Thursday PM & continues Friday – All assistance is greatly appreciated

 

Visit the fair website at www.pulaskicountyfair.com 

 

4-H Exhibit Hall & Community Center Hours

Lactation Station & Baby Changing Area in Community Center


Saturday, July 1 ~ 4 to 10 p.m.

Sunday, July 2 - Wednesday, July 5 ~ 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Thursday, July 6 ~ 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.*

(*Both buildings will close at 3 p.m. for 1 hour to prepare for the release of projects at 4 p.m.)

 

Congratulations to all exhibitors!

Without you the fair would not be a success.

If you are interested in joining 4-H, An Extension Homemakers Club

or any of the Fair Organizations contact the Pulaski County Extension Office 946-3412

 

Anyone interested in joining the fair association can contact any member
or the County Extension Office at 574/946-3412 for information.