The Big Butler Fair

Always Over the Fourth

July 3rd - July 11th, 2015

Fair Schedule

Friday, July 2nd

Harness Racing

10:00 am

Friday, July 3rd

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Harness Racing

10:00 am

Entries Received at Arts & Crafts Building

1:00 pm

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Weigh-In Market Animals

1:00 pm

Bike Night I - $5.00 per Bike

7:00 pm

Free Concert - The Clarks

7:00 pm

Saturday, July 4th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Judging Home Ec, 4-H / Vocational Plants, Flowers, Farm & Garden, Fancy Work

9:00 am

Judging Junior Beef

9:00 am

Judging Open & 4-H Chickens

9:00 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Exhibition Barrels

1:00 pm

Black Cat Thrill Show

2:00 pm

Jackpot Game Horse Show

2:30 pm

Black Cat Thrill Show

7:00 pm

Square Dance at 4-H Barns

8:00 pm

Shively's Gigantic Fireworks

Dusk

Sunday, July 5th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Judging Rabbits

9:00 am

Judging Dairy Goat Sportsmanship

9:00 am

Judging Open & Jr. Dairy Goats

9:00 am

Big Butler Fair Drive-In Show (Draft Horses)

9:30 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Shepherd's Lead Line

6:00 pm

Grooms Fun Show

7:00 pm

School Bus Demolition Derby

7:00 pm

Monday, July 6th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Youth Horse & Pony Show

9:00 am

Judging Junior Sheep

9:00 am

Judging Antique Farm Machinery

1:00 pm

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Judging Junior Market Goats

2:00pm

Judging Boer Goats

2:00pm

Giant Auto Demolition Derby

7:00 pm

Tuesday, July 7th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Horse Halter

9:00 am

Jackpot Showmanship

9:00 am

Pony Halter

9:00 am

Pony Performance Classes

9:00 am

Judging Haflinger Halter

9:00 am

Judging Junior Swine

9:00 am

Judging Open & 4-H Dairy - Brown Swiss, Jersey & Holstein

9:00 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Draft Horse Fun Show

4:30 pm

Kids Caravan Parade - Dairy Arena

6:30 pm

Dave Martin's Bullmania

7:00 pm

Judging Dairy Showmanship

7:30 pm

Free Giant Sundae

8:00 pm

Classic Car & Pickup Truck Nite - $5 per Car (limit 2 people)

8:00 pm

Wednesday, July 8th: Bret Michaels Day

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Judging Draft Horse Halter

9:00 am

Judging Sheep

9:00 am

Judging Open & 4-H Dairy-Ayrshire, Guernsey & Milking Shorthorn

9:00 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Judging Rabbit Showmanship

1:00 pm

Master Showman Contest

3:00 pm

Judging Draft Horse / Haflinger Single Hitches

4:30 pm

Animal Costume Classes - Ropers Ring

6:00 pm

Bike Night - $5.00 per Motorcycle (Gates Open)

6:00 pm

Free Concert - Bret Michaels

8:00 pm

Thursday, July 9th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Butler Fair Horse Show (Classes 1-16)

9:00 am

Judging Beef Cattle

9:00 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Youth Award Committee Meeting

2:00 pm

Haflinger Hitch Judging

3:00 pm

Judging Draft Horse / Haflinger Multiple Hitches

4:30 pm

Celebrity Milking Contest

7:00 pm

Big Rig Pull & Semi Truck Pulls

7:00 pm

Friday, July 10th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Butler Fair Horse Show (Classes 17-49)

9:00 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Colt Jenny Memorial Pony Pull

4:00 pm

Single Draft Horse Pulls

5:30 pm

Kid Pedal Power Pulls

5:30 pm

LB Roenigk Memorial Draft Horse Pulls

7:00 pm

"Smoker Series" Tractor Pulls

7:00 pm

Annual Youth Awards Program

7:30 pm

Saturday, July 11th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Miniature Horse Pulls

11:00 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Bike Night II - $5.00 per Bike (Gates Open)

6:00 pm

Y108 Freedom Fest - Frankie Ballard

6:00 pm

All shows are included in your pay one price ticket.

The Butler Fair Board reserves the right to delete or change this program as necessary. Time and days may vary.

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