Today’s Fair Schedule (July 27, 2015)

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 27 July 2015 at 12:00 am

Photo by Tom Rivers These goats are ready to greet the public at the Orleans County 4-H Fair this week.

Daily Feature: New for 2015 – the Orleans County Flower Show sponsored by Orleans County Master Gardeners. Display located in the Lartz Exhibit Building, daily presentations to be at 6 p.m.

Daily Feature: Meet Micheal Keene Author of five books on hidden history of New York in the Lartz Building, 3 to 9 p.m.

8 a.m. Senior Council Stand opens

8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Commercial Exhibits in Place

9 a.m. Walk/ Trot Horse Show and Cloverbud Horse Show – Carlos Marcello Arena

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Orleans County Master Gardener Flower Show Entries accepted – Lartz Building

10 a.m. Market Auction Weigh-In

10 a.m. Llama and Alpaca Show (classes 1-42) – Show Arena

10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Common Garden Vegetables, Market Packages, Cut Flowers, Indoor Gardening, Fruits and Nuts, Plant Collection (Preserved and Scrapbook), Landscape Pictures and Plants, Experiments, Horticulture Methods judged – Trolley Building

11 a.m. Field crops judged – Trolley Building

1 to 3 p.m. Group Exhibits, Food Preservation, Baked Goods and Visual Arts judged. Trolley Building

2:30 p.m. Goat Fitting Contest – Knights Building

3 p.m. Fair Official Meeting – Fair Office

4 p.m. Paid per car admission begins: Special Opening Day $2 price

5:45 p.m. Opening Ceremony, Presentation of Colors by Orleans County Veterans. Flag Pole Garden

6 to 10 p.m. Midway Rides of Utica $10.00 unlimited ride wristbands opening day special pricing – Midway

6 p.m. Dog Show Grooming and Handling /Showmanship, Classes 1-4 and C1 – Show Arena

6 p.m. Leader’s Pie Stand Opens

6 p.m. 4-H Clothing Revue: The Design is Mine Stage

6 – 9 p.m. Live Broadcast with 89.1 The Point. Fair Office Portico.

6 p.m. Orleans County 4-H Fair Bucket of Junk Contest Judging – Lartz Building

6 p.m. Master Gardener Presentation: Floral Design Basics – Lartz Building

6 to 8 p.m. P.Raising Kids Children’s Activity Center with face painting, crafts and art projects. Trolley Building

6:30 p.m. Pork Chop Review – Performing pigs and family fun sponsored by Tompkins Bank of Castile – Lawn South of the Knights Building

6:30 p.m. 4-H Bake Sale. Blue ribbon baked goods available for a limited time – Trolley Building

6:30 p.m. Trolley Building Youth Exhibits Open – Trolley Building

7 p.m. Talent Show – Stage

7 p.m. Swine Show – Swine Pavilion

8:30 p.m. Pork Chop Review – Performing pigs and family fun
Sponsored by Tompkins Bank of Castile – Lawn South of the Knights Building

9 p.m. $1,000 Karaoke Contest – Stage

10 p.m. Buildings Close