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Zander Shideler performs during the swine show at the Linn County Fair in 2020. This year’s fair runs from Friday, Aug. 6, through Saturday, Aug. 14.

Saturday, July 31

9:30 a.m., Enter/Judge 4-H Clothing & Textiles, First Baptist Church (All articles, garments, educational exhibits, buymanship and construction)

3 p.m., Non-dress rehearsal for Style Revue & Performing Arts, First Baptist Church

7 p.m., 4-H Style Revue & Performing Arts, First Baptist Church

Sunday, Aug. 1

11 a.m., 4-H Horse Show check-in, Indoor Arena

Noon, 4-H Horse Show, Indoor Arena

Friday, Aug. 6

8 p.m., Team Demolition Derby, Arena

Saturday, Aug. 7

7:30 a.m. to noon, Cleanup and setup Open Class, Floral Hall

9 a.m. to noon, Clean and setup, 4-H Building

7:30 p.m., Queen Coronation, Arena

8 p.m., Demolition Derby, Arena

Sunday, Aug. 8

8 a.m., Check-in for 4-H Dog Show, Multi-Purpose Building

9 a.m., 4-H Dog Show, Multi-Purpose Building

Noon, Check-in for 4-H Pet/Specialty Animal, Multi-Purpose Building

12:30 p.m., Pet Show/Specialty Animal, Multi-Purpose Building

7 p.m., Outlaw Truck & Tractor Pull, Arena

Monday, Aug. 9

7 to 9 a.m., Sheep weigh-in, Livestock Arena

8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enter/Judge 4-H Foods & Nutrition, 4-H Building

1 to 3 p.m., Enter/Judge Photography, Visual Arts & Fiber Arts, 4-H Building

1 to 7 p.m., Enter Open Class exhibits, Floral Hall (Except Farm, Garden & Floral)

6 p.m., 4-H Sheep Show, Livestock Show Arena

Tuesday, Aug. 10

7 to 9 a.m., Goat weigh-in, Livestock Arena

7:30 a.m. to noon, Enter Open Class exhibits, Floral Hall (Except Farm, Garden & Floral)

8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enter/Judge all other 4-H non-livestock exhibits, 4-H Building

10 a.m., All Goats must be on Fairgrounds, Judge 4-H & Open Class Booths, Banners & Bales

1 p.m., Judge Open Class Foods & Food Preservation, Floral Hall

6 p.m., 4-H Goat Show, Livestock Arena

7 p.m., Poultry, Dairy must be on Fairgrounds

Wednesday, Aug. 11

7 a.m., Frontier Farm Credit doughnuts & juice, Blair Building

7 to 9 a.m., Weigh Market Swine, Livestock Arena

8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Enter Open Class Farm & Garden Exhibits, Ag Building

8:30 a.m. to noon, Enter Open Class Floral Entries, Floral Hall

9 a.m., All swine must be on grounds

9 a.m., Judge Open Class exhibits, Floral Hall

9-10 a.m., Weigh Market Beef, Livestock Arena

9:30 a.m., 4-H Bucket Calf interviews, 4-H Building

10 a.m., All beef must be on Fairgrounds

10:30 a.m., 4-H Bucket Calf Showmanship, Livestock Show Arena

11:30 a.m., 4-H/FFA Open Class Dairy Show, Livestock Show Arena

1 p.m., Judge Open Class Floral exhibits, Floral Hall

6 p.m., 4-H/FFA Swine Show, Livestock Show Arena

7 p.m., Dairy Cattle & Dairy Goats can be released

Thursday, Aug. 12

9 a.m., 4-H/Open Class Poultry judging, Poultry Barn

9 a.m., Judge Open Class Farm & Garden exhibits, Ag Building

10 a.m., 4-H/Open Class Rabbit judging, Poultry Barn

Noon, Sign-up must be completed for Livestock Sale, Fair Office/Ag Building

2 p.m., Jr. Leaders Corn Hole Tournament, Blair Building

2 to 4 p.m., Kid’s Day, East of 4-H Building

1-3 p.m., 4-H State Fair sign-up, 4-H Building

3 p.m., Silent Auction sign-up deadline, 4-H Building

6 p.m., Beef Show, Livestock Show Arena

Friday, Aug. 13

9 a.m., 4-H/FFA Round Robin Showmanship, Livestock Show Arena

11 a.m. to noon, Kids Petting Zoo, Beef Barn

10:30 a.m., Livestock judging contest, Livestock Show Arena

4 p.m., 4-H/FFA award presentation, Livestock Show Arena

5 p.m., Registration Farm Bureau sponsored Pedal Pull, Multi-Purpose Building

5:30 p.m., Farm Bureau sponsored Pedal Pull, Livestock Show Arena

6 p.m., Rutlader Outpost Cowboy Church Band, Blair Building

6 p.m., 4-H and Open Class exhibits released and animals not in Livestock Auction

8 p.m., PRCA Championship Rodeo, Arena

Saturday, Aug. 14

8-8:30 a.m., Youth Fishing Derby check-in, Derby at 8:30 a.m., Sugar Creek

10 a.m. to noon, 4-H Silent Auction, north end of Beef Barn

10 a.m., Livestock Auction, Livestock Show Arena

After auction, Auction Buyer Appreciation Dinner, Blair Building

10 a.m., Youth Casting Contest, Sugar Creek

1:30 p.m., Cleanup 4-H Building grounds (4-H clubs: Cadmus, Valley Rangers, Busy Workers and Thunderbirds)

8 p.m., PRCA Championship Rodeo, Arena

News Editor Doug Carder can be reached at (913) 294-2311 or doug.carder@miconews.com.

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