The Big Butler Fair

Always Over the Fourth

June 30th - July 8th, 2017

Kids 6 and Under Free

Schedule

Thursday, June 29th

Harness Racing

10:00 am

Friday, June 30th

Harness Racing

10:00 am

Fair Opens

11:00 am

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

Entries Received at Arts Crafts Building

1:00 - 5:00 pm

Weigh-In Market Animals

6:00 pm

Bike Night I - Annual Bike Night - $5.00 per Bike

7:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - Blended Reality Band

7:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - The Clarks

8:00 pm

Saturday, July 1st

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 & Junior Poultry

9:00 am

Carnival Kiddie Land Opens

1:00 pm

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Exhibition Barrels

1:00 pm

Jackpot Game Horse Show

2:30 pm

Monster Trucks

7:00 pm

Pick-Up Truck Demo Derby featuring Higher Education, a school bus monster truck

7:00 pm

Square Dance at W.L. Roenigk Sr. Cattle Arena

8:00 pm

Sunday, July 2nd

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Judging Open & Junior Rabbits

9:00 am

Judging Dairy Goat Showmanship Open & Junior Dairy Goats

9:00 am

Big Butler Fair Drive In Show – Draft Horses

9:30 am

Antique Tractor Pull

10:00 am

Carnival Kiddie Land Opens

1:00 pm

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Jackpot Mini Horse Show - Jackpot Trail

2:00 pm

Shepherd’s Lead Line

6:00 pm

School Bus Demolition Derby

7:00 pm

Monday, July 3rd

Junior Horse & Pony Show

9:00 am

Judging Junior Sheep

9:00 am

Judging Antique Farm Machinery

10:00 am

Fair Opens

11:00 am

Judging Junior Market Goats Judging Open & Junior Boer Goats

2:00 pm

Carnival Kiddie Land Opens

3:00 pm

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

Giant Auto Demolition Derby

7:00 pm

Tuesday, July 4th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Judging Haflinger/Draft Pony Halter

9:00 am

Judging Light Horse Halter Show

9:00 am

Jackpot Showmanship

9:00 am

Pony Halter Classes

9:00 am

Pony Performance Classes

9:00 am

Judging Junior Swine

9:00 am

Judging Open & Junior Dairy

9:00 am

Brown Swiss, Jersey & Holstein

9:00 am

Carnival Kiddie Land Opens

1:00 pm

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Draft Horse Fun Show

4:30 pm

Rock Done Right!

5:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - Anger the Ant

5:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - TeraChain Sky

6:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - The Shiners

7:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - Chareé White

8:00 pm

Kids Caravan Parade – Roenigk Cattle Arena

6:30 pm

Judging Dairy Showmanship

7:30 pm

Shively's Gigantic Fireworks

Dusk

Wednesday, July 5th

Judging Draft Horse Halter

9:00 am

Judging Open Sheep

9:00 am

Judging Open & Junior Dairy

9:00 am

Ayrshire, Guernsey & Milking Shorthorn

9:00 am

Judging Rabbit Showmanship

9:00 am

Fair Opens

11:00 am

Carnival Kiddie Land Opens

3:00 pm

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

4-H & FFA Master Showman Contest

3:00 pm

Judging Draft Horse / Haflinger / Draft Pony / Single Hitches

4:30 pm

Animal Costume Classes – Roper’s Ring

6:00 pm

Full Pull Truck Pulls

7:00 pm

Open 2.6 Diesel 4x4 Trucks

7:00 pm

Super Street Gas 4x4 Trucks

7:00 pm

Limited Pro Stock Tractor

7:00 pm

Super Farm Tractors

7:00 pm

Thursday, July 6th

Butler Fair Horse Show

9:00 am

Judging Open Beef Cattle

9:00 am

Fair Opens

11:00 am

Youth Awards Committee Meeting

2:00 pm

Carnival Kiddie Land Opens

3:00 pm

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

Judging Draft Horse / Haflinger / Draft Pony / Multiple Hitches

4:30 pm

Celebrity Milking Contest

7:00 pm

Full Pull Truck Pulls

7:00 pm

Big Rigs Modified Semi Trucks

7:00 pm

Modified Diesel 4x4 Trucks

7:00 pm

Hot Farm Tractors

7:00 pm

"Run What Ya Brung" 4x4

7:00 pm

FREE Giant Sundae

8:00 pm

Friday, July 7th

Butler Fair Horse Show

9:00 am

Fair Opens

11:00 am

Carnival Kiddie Land Opens

3:00 pm

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

Colt Jenny Memorial Pony Pull

4:00 pm

Kid Power Pedal Pulls

5:30 pm

LB Roenigk Memorial Draft Horse Pulls

7:00 pm

Mud Bog

7:00 pm

Annual Youth Awards Program

7:30 pm

Youth Dance at W.L. Roenigk Sr. Cattle Arena

8:00 pm

Saturday, July 8th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Miniature Horse Pulls

11:00 am

Carnival Kiddie Land Opens

1:00 pm

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Y108 Freedom Fest

7:00 pm

Bike Night II - Freedom Bike Night - $5.00 per Bike

7:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - Granger Smith Featuring Earl Dibbles Jr.

8:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - Coal Town

7:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - East Coast Turnaround

7:00 pm

Daily Schedule

All daily schedule acts / rides listed below start every day beginning at 2:00 PM.
Acts / Shows are included with Fair Admission and do not have pre-specified start and end times. 
Times vary by act/show and can change due to crowd sizes, day and weather.

Bar C Ranch Camel Ride

2:00 pm

Brad Matchette Comedy Hypnotist

2:00 pm

Dennis Beach, Wood Carver

2:00 pm

First Bite Fish Tank

2:00 pm

Marc Dobson - The One-Man Band

2:00 pm

Rhinestone Roper

2:00 pm

Petting Zoo

2:00 pm

Puppet Show

2:00 pm

Syria Shrine Clowns

2:00 pm

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

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