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Moffat County’s 100th Fair: Fair Schedule

Moffat County’s Grand Champion Steer for 2000. Pictured, from left, are Lacy Green, Mary Kilstrom, Les Hampton and Florence Bvan Tassel.

Note: The following is a tentative schedule. Dates and times are subject to change.

Saturday, July 14

  • .22 Completion Shoot (Bear's Ears Sportsman Club)

Sunday, July 15

  • Breeding sheep, breeding beef, dairy goat and breeding meat goat, rabbit, poultry, breeding swine and dog entry forms due.
  • 4-H/FFA horse show entries due.
  • Open Horse Show entries due.

Tuesday, July 17

  • Air Rifle and Air Pistol Completion Shoot (Fairgrounds)

Thursday, July 19

  • .22 Pistol Completion Shoot (Bear's Ears Sportsman Club)

Saturday, July 21

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  • Archery Completion Shoot (Wyman Museum)

Sunday, July 22

  • Shotgun Completion Shoot (Trap Club)

Monday, July 20

  • 6 to 8 p.m.: Early check-in for 4-H General Projects (Under the grandstands)

Tuesday, July 31

  • 8 a.m.: Check-in of 4-H general projects (Under the grandstands)
  • 9 a.m.: Judging of 4-H general projects (Under the grandstands)

Wednesday, Aug. 1

  • 6 p.m.: Northwest Colorado Gymkhana Series (Arena)

Thursday, Aug. 2

  • 6 p.m.: Craig Roping Club (Arena)
  • 6 p.m.: Grandstands open for project viewing and photos (Grandstands)

Friday, Aug. 3

  • Noon: 100 Year Moffat County Fair Parade (Downtown Craig)
  • 4 p.m.: Open Horse Show — English Division (Arena)

Saturday, Aug. 4

  • 8 a.m.: Open Horse Show — Western Division (Arena)

Sunday, Aug. 5

  • 8 a.m.: Country Gospel Music with the John Wayne Band (Covered Picnic Area)
  • 8:45 a.m.: Cowboy Church with Fred Ellis (Covered Picnic Area)
  • 9 a.m.: Working Ranch Horse Jackpot (Arena)
  • 10 a.m: Open Dog Agility followed by ice cream social (Grass Area)

Monday, Aug. 6

  • 8 a.m.: 4-H and FFA Halter and Performance Horse Show (Arena)

Tuesday, Aug. 7

  • 8 a.m.: 4-H Dog Show (Livestock Barn)
  • 5 p.m.: Pen assignments for livestock posted (Livestock Barn)
  • 6 to 8 p.m.: Accept open class entries (Pavilion)

Wednesday, Aug. 8

  • 8 to 11 a.m.: Entry of youth and open class, home economics, junior crops and horticulture and wool exhibits. Entries will close promptly at 11 a.m. (Pavilion)
  • 10 a.m. to noon: Weigh-in of market sheep and market goats. Junior Division breeding sheep and breeding goats may also be checked in at this time. (Livestock Barn)
  • 12:30 p.m. Judging of Pavilion entries. Pavilion will be closed until Thursday morning. (Pavilion)
  • 1 to 3 p.m.: Weigh-in of market beef. Junior Division breeding beef may be checked in at the east end of the Livestock Barn at this time. (Livestock Barn)
  • 5 p.m.: Sheep Show (Livestock Barn)
  • Showmanship (senior, intermediated and junior)
  • Market classes
  • Breeding classes

Open Division

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  • 6 p.m.: Northwest Colorado Gymkhana Series (Arena)
  • 8:30 p.m.: Movie night (Covered Picnic Area)

Thursday, Aug. 9

  • 8 a.m.: Goat Show (Livestock Barn)

Junior Division (4-H/FFA)

  • Showmanship (senior, intermediate, junior)
  • Market classes
  • Breeding meat goats
  • Dairy goats

Open Division

  • 8 to 9 a.m.: Grandstands and Pavilion open
  • 9 a.m.: WPRA Slack performance (Arena)
  • 9 a.m.: PRCA slack performance (Arena)
  • 9 to 11 a.m.: Check-in or Junior Division poultry and rabbits (Rabbit and Poultry Barn)
  • 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Check-in and weigh-in of market swine (Swine Barn)
  • Noon: Live entertainment and games (Grass Area)
  • 2 p.m.: Beef Show (Livestock Barn)

Junior Division (4-H/FFA)

  • Showmanship (senior, intermediate, junior)
  • Market classes
  • Dairy classes
  • Breeding classes

Open Division

  • 7 p.m.: Fourth Annual Moffat County Fair
  • Ridin' and ?Riggin' Days PRCA/WPRA sanctioned rodeo (Arena)
  • Catch-a-Pig Contest (Arena)

Friday, Aug. 10

  • 8 a.m.: Swine Show (Livestock Barn)

Junior Division (4-H/FFA)

  • Showmanship (senior, intermediate, junior)
  • Market classes
  • Breeding classes

Open Division

  • 8 to 9 a.m.: Grandstands and Pavilion open
  • 10 a.m.: Live entertainment, games, music (Grassy Area)
  • 11 a.m.: Check-in of open class rabbits and poultry. Participants just bring their own cages. (Rabbit and Poultry Barn)
  • 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Moffat County Older American Day Lunch for Seniors. Sponsored by VFW Women's Auxiliary (Covered Picnic Area)
  • Noon: Rabbit Show (Rabbit and Poultry Barn)

Junior Division (4-H/FFA)

  • Showmanship (senior, intermediate, junior)
  • Market classes
  • Breeding classes

Open Division

  • 1:30 p.m.: Cavy show (Rabbit and Poultry Barn)
  • 2 p.m.: Poultry Show (Rabbit and Poultry Barn)

Junior Division (4-H/FFA)

  • Showmanship (senior, intermediate, junior)
  • Market classes
  • Breeding classes

Open Division

  • 1 to 2 p.m.: Bingo (Covered Picnic Area)
  • 2 p.m.: Root beer floats. Sponsored by the Senior Social Center (Covered Picnic Area)
  • 3 p.m.: Deadline: Junior Division (4-H/FFA) market animals for sale must be declared (Livestock Barn)

3 p.m.: Deadline: All second market animals must be declared.

3 to 5 p.m.: Belt buckle distribution (Livestock Barn)

  • 5 p.m.: Small animal round robin showmanship contest (Livestock Barn)
  • 7 p.m.: Diamond Rio concert (Arena)

Saturday, Aug. 11

  • 7:30 to 9 a.m.: Free pancake breakfast served by FFA (Covered Picnic Area)
  • 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.: Grandstand and Pavilion open.
  • 8:30 a.m.: Large animal round robin showmanship contest (Livestock Barn)
  • 9 a.m.: Firefighter agility course and fun run.
  • 9:30 a.m.: Entries due for cowboy baby, sheep lead and bucket calf contest (Barn Office)
  • 10 a.m. to noon: Belt Buckle Distribution (Livestock Barn)
  • 10 a.m.: Tractor driving contest (Arena)
  • 10 a.m.: Rabbit Fun Day and costume contest (Grassy Area)
  • 10 a.m.: Live entertainment, games, music, inflatable activities, mechanical bull, climbing wall, putt putt golf (Grassy Area)
  • 10-11 a.m.: Entries for homemade salsa and guacamole contests (Pavilion)
  • 10 a.m.: Bucket calf contest (Livestock Barn)
  • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Ranch Games (Track)
  • 10:30 a.m.: Sheep lead contest (Livestock Barn)
  • 11 a.m.: Cowboy Baby Contest sponsored by Moffat County Cattlewomen (Livestock Barn)
  • 11:30 a.m.: Homemade salsa/guacamole contest judging (Pavilion)
  • Noon: Lawnmower Race Registration (Arena)
  • Noon: Lawnmower Races (Arena)
  • Noon to 6 p.m.: Classic Air medical helicopter (Grassy Area)
  • 1 p.m.: Pie Eating Contest sponsored by Village Inn (Midway)
  • 1 p.m.: Derby Days — Turtle races, weenie dog races (Track)
  • 4 to 6:30 p.m.: Community barbecue served by Moffat County High School Girls Basketball Program (Covered Picnic Area)
  • 5:30 p.m.: 4-H and FFA awards (Livestock Barn)
  • 6:30 p.m.: 4-H and FFA Junior Livestock Sale (Livestock Barn)
  • 10 p.m. to 1 a.m.: Street dance sponsored by Moffat County 4-H Council (Midway)

Sunday, Aug. 12

  • 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Pavilion and under the grandstands check-out and premium cash payout (Under the Grandstands, west doors)
  • 10 a.m.: Derby Days — horse and pony races (Track)