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July 12, 2013

Tipton County fair kicks off today

Event will feature livestock shows and community theater.


“They’re always a big draw,” he said. “It’s great to see all the work the kids have done.”

Lindsey Ziliak, Tribune education reporter, can be reached at 765-454-8585 or at lindsey.ziliak@kokomotribune.com.

AT THE FAIR Today 6 to 10 a.m. - Enter 4-H Livestock: Beef, Sheep, Swine, Goats, Horse and Pony, Rabbit, Poultry (Swine & Beef will weigh-in off the trailer) Noon 4-H Pocket Pets Judging: 4-H Building 10:30 a.m. - 4-H Sheep Weigh-In, followed by Goat Weigh-in 1:30 p.m. - 4-H Cat Show, 4-H Building 3:30 p.m. - Mini 4-H Rabbit Show followed by 4-H Rabbit Show, Rabbit Bldg. 4 p.m. - 4-H Queen Pageant Private Interviews 4 to 10 p.m. - Commercial Building Open 5 p.m. - Caroline McKinney, Main Stage 5 p.m. - Tractor & Truck Pull Weigh-In, Tractor Pull Strip 5 p.m. - 4-H Dog Agility Show, Show Arena 6 p.m. - Clover the Clown, South Stage 6 to 6:30 p.m. - Erica Smith, Main Stage 7 p.m. - Truck/Tractor Pull, Tractor Pull Strip 7 p.m. - Opening Ceremony, Main Stage Farm Bureau Tenure Award 4-H Scholarship Presentation EH Scholarship Presentation Kantering Kids Scholarship Presentation Blue Ribbon Chasers Scholarship Presentation Lifetime Achievement 10 Year Member Recognition 8 p.m. 4-H Queen Contest, Main Stage Saturday 7 to 8:30 a.m. - Enter 4-H Foods Projects, 4-H Building 8:30 a.m. - 4-H Horse and Pony Show--All Classes, Horse Arena 9 a.m. - 4-H Foods Judging 9 a.m. - Deadline to sign up for the Foods Auction 9:30 a.m. - Mini 4-H Dog Show, Farm Bureau Building 4-H Dog Show (immediately following the Mini 4-H Show) 10 a.m. - Kids Korner, South Stage Noon - Brass Works, Main Stage Noon to 10 p.m. - Commercial Building Open 1 p.m. - Mini 4-H Poultry Show followed by 4-H Poultry Show, Poultry Bldg. 1 to 1:30 p.m. - Phifer Karate, Main Stage 2 to 5 p.m. - 4-H Foods Auction 3 to 8 p.m. - Hay/Straw Bale Throwing Contest 4 p.m. - Tractor & Truck Pull Weigh-In, Tractor Pull Strip 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. - Sound Check for Talent Show, Main Stage 6 p.m. - Sr. Showmanship Contest -- All Species, Show Arena 6 p.m. - Tractor/Truck Pull, Tractor Pull Strip 6:30 p.m. - Mini 4-H Princess Revue, Main Stage 8 p.m. - Talent Show, Main Stage

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