UPDATE: The Board of Directors are happy to announce that the 2021 Big Butler Fair is a GO!

The Big Butler Fair

Always Over the Fourth

July 2 - July 10, 2021

Kids 6 and Under Free

Daily Schedule

Tuesday - June 29th, 2021

Wednesday - June 30th, 2021

Friday - July 2nd, 2021

Fair Opens

9:00 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 - The Clarks

8:00 pm

Saturday - July 3rd, 2021

Fair Opens

9:00 am

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

9:00 am

Judging Poultry

9:00 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Judging Junior Beef Showmanship, followed by Junior Beef Breed Show

4:00 pm

Judging Junior Market Steers

6:00 pm

Bull Ride Mania

7:00 pm

Butler Fair Barnyard Olympics

8:00 pm

Sunday - July 4th, 2021

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Judging Open & Junior Rabbits

9:00 am

Judging Junior Goat Showmanship

9:00 am

Open & Junior Dairy Goats

9:00 am

Market Goats

9:00 am

Open & Junior Boer Goats

9:00 am

Antique Tractor Pull

10:00 am

Big Butler Fair Drive In Show – Draft Horses

10:00 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Exhibition Barrels

1:00 pm

Jackpot Game Show - Horse & Ponies

2:30 pm

Shepherd’s Lead Line

6:00 pm

School Bus Demolition Derby

7:00 pm

Gigantic Fireworks Display

Shortly after
Dusk

Monday - July 5th, 2021

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Alpaca Show

9:00 am

Junior Horse & Pony Show

9:00 am

Judging Antique Farm Machinery

10:00 am

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

Judging Junior Sheep Showmanship, followed by Junior Sheep Breed Show

4:00 pm

Judging Junior Market Lambs

6:00 pm

Giant Auto Demolition Derby

7:00 pm

Tuesday - July 6th

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Judging Haflinger/Draft Pony Halter, followed by Draft Horse Youth Show

9:00 am

Judging Light Horse & Pony

9:00 am

Light Horse Halter Classes

9:00 am

Jackpot Showmanship

9:00 am

Pony Halter Classes

9:00 am

Jackpot Pleasure

9:00 am

Jackpot Mini Horse Show

9:00 am

Jackpot Trail

9:00 am

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

Kids Caravan Parade - Roenigk Cattle Area

6:30 pm

Figure 8 Races & Truck Demo

7:00 pm

Wednesday - July 7th, 2021

Judging Draft Horse Halter

9:00 am

Judging Open Market Lambs, followed by Open Sheep Breed Show

9:00 am

Judging Open & Junior Dairy

9:00 am

Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, Holstein, Jersey, Milking Shorthorn

9:00 am

Judging Rabbit Showmanship

9:00 am

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

Meet the "Agricultural Commodity Queens of the County" - Livestock Pavilion

4:00 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 - Sanctioned by USA-East Sled Pulling, Inc. - USA-East Series Points

7:00 pm

Hot Farm Tractors

7:00 pm

6200lb Super Street Gas 4x4 Trucks

7:00 pm

7500lb Modified 4x4 Trucks - RWYB

7:00 pm

Triple Crown Gas 4x4 Trucks

7:00 pm

Judging Junior Dairy Showmanship

7:30 pm

Thursday - July 8th, 2021

The Big Butler Fair Horse Show

9:00 am

Judging Open Market Steers, followed by Open Beef Breed Show

9:00 am

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Youth Awards Committee Meeting

2:00 pm

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

Judging Draft Horse / Haflinger / Draft Pony / Multiple Hitches

4:30 pm

Full Pull Truck Pulls - Sanctioned by USA-East Sled Pulling, Inc. - USA-East Series Points

6:00 pm

Big Rigs Pulling Series

7:00 pm

Smoker Tractors - Super/Pro Stocks Tractors (Alky & Diesel)

7:00 pm

Pro Street Diesel 4x4 Trucks (2.6SB)

7:00 pm

Celebrity Milking Contest

7:00 pm

FREE Giant Sundae

8:00 pm

Friday - July 9th, 2021

The Big Butler Fair Horse Show

9:00 am

4-H & FFA Master Showman Contest

9:00 pm

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Carnival Opens

3:00 pm

Colt Jenny Memorial Pony Pull

4:00 pm

Kid Power Pedal Pulls

5:00 pm

Dennis Beach Wood Carver - Wood Carvings Live Auction

6:00 pm

LB Roenigk Memorial Draft Horse Pulls

7:00 pm

Mud Bog

7:00 pm

Annual Youth Awards Program

7:00 pm

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

8:30 pm

Saturday - July 10th, 2021

Fair Opens

9:00 am

Miniature Horse Pulls

11:00 am

Carnival Opens

1:00 pm

Willie & Froggy Fest

7:00 pm

Bike Night II - $5.00 per Bike

7:00 pm

FREE CONCERT - Casey Donahew

7:00 pm

Free On Grounds Entertainment - 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.

Agricadabra, Educational Agricultural Magic Show

4:00 pm

Blacksmith Show

Starting at 2:00 pm

Brad Matchette Comedy Hypnotist

6:00 pm, 9:00 pm

Dennis Beach, Wood Carver

3:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, 10:00 pm

Ox Dynasty

Starting at 2:00 pm

Petting Zoo

Starting at 2:00 pm

Syrian Clowns

Starting at 2:00 pm

New for 2021

Exotic Petting Zoo

1:00 pm - 9:00 pm on Weekends,
3:00pm - 9:00 pm on Weekdays

Parakeet Encounter Aviary

Starting at 2:00 pm

Gator Boys Scales, Tails & Teeth Show

1:00 pm - 9:00 pm on Weekends,
3:00pm - 9:00 pm on Weekdays

 

Free On Grounds Entertainment - 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.

Agricadabra, Educational Agricultural Magic Show

4:00 pm

Blacksmith Show

Starting at 2:00 pm

Brad Matchette Comedy Hypnotist

6:00 pm, 9:00 pm

Dennis Beach, Wood Carver

3:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, 10:00 pm

Ox Dynasty

Starting at 2:00 pm

Petting Zoo

Starting at 2:00 pm

Syrian Clowns

Starting at 2:00 pm

New for 2021

Exotic Petting Zoo

1:00 pm - 9:00 pm on Weekends,
3:00pm - 9:00 pm on Weekdays

Parakeet Encounter Aviary

Starting at 2:00 pm

Gator Boys Scales, Tails & Teeth Show

1:00 pm - 9:00 pm on Weekends
3:00pm - 9:00 pm on Weekdays

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