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Ohio's biggest county fair gets underway this week in the Valley. Wednesday is the first official day of the 168th edition of the Canfield Fair. The fair features fan favorites like food, games, rides and exhibition.

The featured performer at the grandstand is country entertainer Reba McIntire, who will be accompanied by the Willis Clan as the opening act. As of Monday, there were still tickets available in the fifty dollar price range. The show starts at 8:00 p.m.

At 8:00 p.m. Monday, Justin Moore and Randy Houser take to the grandstand stage. Plenty of $35 tickets were still available as the fair was preparing to get underway.

In addition to the perrenial favorites that thrill the grandstand crowd, such as the demoltion derby, and harness racing, fans will be treated to a truck and tractor pull and monster trucks.

GRANDSTAND EVENTS

Demolition Derby

Friday, August 29th, 2014 | Grandstand: 8:00 PM

Reserved Grandstand Adult - $10.00

Reserved Grandstand Youth Ages 7 To 12 - $6.00

 

Harness Racing

Saturday, August 30th, 2014 | Grandstand: 11:00 AM

Monday, September 1st, 2014 |

Grandstand: 12:00 PM

 

The Canfield Fair Championship Truck & Tractor Pull i

Saturday, August 30th, 2014 | Grandstand: 7:00 PM

Reserved Track Seats - $14.00

Reserved Grandstand Adult - $12.00

Reserved Grandstand Youth Ages 7 To 12 - $7.00

 

The Lucas Oil Monster Truck Nationals

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014 | Grandstand: 7:30 PM

General Admission Adult - $10.00

General Admission Youth Ages 12 and under- $5.00

 

FAIR SCHEDULE

 

Free Daily Happenings

Antique Equipment

Southeast Corner

9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

 

Spinning Demo

Sheep Barn #36

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

 

Western Reserve Wood Carvers

Fine Arts Building

1:00 P.M - 4:00 PM

 

Robinson Family Singers

Gate #8

Wed/Thur/Fri/Mon - 2:00 & 7:00 PM

Sat - 2:00, 4:30 & 7:00 PM

Special Show - Sunday - 2:00 & 6:00 PM

 

Holborn Herb Gardens

Western Reserve Village

All Day

 

International Events

International Stage

Schedule Posted at Bldg.

 

Outdoor Arts Events

Fine Arts Gazebo

Schedule Posted at Bldg.

 

Farm Animals

Old MacDonalds Barn

All Day

 

Milking Parlor

South Cattle Complex

5:00 AM & 5:00 PM

 

School District Booth Displays

Educational Hall

All Day

 

Wednesday, August 27th

Gates Open: 8:00 AM

Guided Senior Citizen Shuttles available from 8:00 AM till 5:00 PM

 

Lucas Oil Monster Truck Nationals

Grandstand

Gates open at 6:00 PM for Meet & Greet with the Drivers

Show Time 7:30 PM

 

Cheerleading Demonstrations

Grandstand

No admission fee

Approximate starting time 11:00 AM

Lowellville, Campbell, Columbiana, Austintown, Springfield, Struthers, West Branch, Sebring, Western Reserve, Youngstown East, Jackson-Milton, South Range, Poland, Canfield

 

JUDGING SCHEDULE

Reg. Mini Horses, over 34"

South Ring

9:00 AM

 

Hay and Grain

Hay & Grain #26

10:00 AM

 

Senior Day Seminar:

"Taking Charge of Your Health"

Building 44

10:00 AM-2:00 PM

 

Fruit

Fruit #26

10:30 AM

 

Ponies: Haflinger

South Ring

1:00 PM

 

Pony Hitches

South Ring

6:00 PM

 

Hit the Trails

Trail Mix Contest

Building # 25

6:30 PM

 

Thursday, August 28th

School Band Concert

Grandstand

No admission fee

Approximate starting time 11:00 AM

Western Reserve, Lowellville, Austintown, Columbiana, Campbell, Canfield, South Range, Springfield, West Branch, Jackson-Milton, Sebring, Struthers

 

Bike Nite

Grandstand

Starts at 3:00 PM

Opening/Ribbon Cutting Of 168th Canfield Fair

10:00 AM

 

Junior Fair Youth Day Program

Concourse Stage

2:00 PM

Coronation 4-H King and Queen and Mahoning County Junior Fair Outstanding Youth

 

AUCTIONS

Goat Milk Fudge

Coliseum #8

5:30 PM

 

Rabbit Meat Pens

Coliseum #8

5:30 PM

 

Jr. Fair Mkt Lamb & Swine

Coliseum #8

6:30 PM

 

JUDGING SCHEDULE

Jr. Fair Market Swine Judging

Coliseum #8

8:00 AM

 

Cattle: Jr. Fair Dairy Show

South Cattle Complex

8:30 AM

 

Horse: 4-H Saddle

North Ring Complex

8:30 AM

 

Pygmy/Angora Goats

Sheep Barn #36

9:00 AM

 

Poultry

Poultry #35

9:00 AM

 

Ponies: Draft

South Ring

9:00 AM

 

Jr. Fair Market Lamb

Coliseum #8

11:00 AM

 

Ponies: Grade (46" - 58")

South Ring

1:00 PM

 

Costume Class/Pygmy Goats

Sheep Barn #36

2:00 PM

 

Cattle: Brown Swiss & Ayrshire

South Cattle Complex

4:00 PM

 

Cattle: Milking Shorthorn

South Cattle Complex

4:00 PM

 

Horse: Draft Youth Classes

East Ring

5:00 PM

 

Pony Hitches

South Ring

6:00 PM

 

Friday, August 29th

Guided Senior Citizen Shuttles available from 8:00 AM till 5:00 PM

World's Largest Demolition Derby - grandstand

8:00 PM

 

Canfield Fair "Stick 'Em Up" Contest

Arts & Crafts One Day Special

Hay & Grain Bldg

1:15PM

 

Senior Day Seminars

Building #44

10:00 AM -3:00 PM

 

AUCTIONS

Market Poultry Sale

Coliseum #8

5:30 P.M

 

Market Beef followed by Market Feeders

Coliseum #8

7:00 PM

 

JUDGING SCHEDULE

Jr. Fair Market Beef Showmanship

Coliseum #8

8.00 AM

 

Saddle Horse: 4-H

North Ring

8:30 AM

 

Draft Horse: Halter

East Ring

8:30 AM

 

Sheep

Sheep Barn #36

9:00 AM

 

Cattle: Holstein

South Cattle Complex

9:00 AM

 

Ponies: Registered Welsh

South Ring

9:00 AM

 

Jr. Fair Market Beef

Coliseum #8

9:30 AM

 

Ponies: Grade (46" & Under)

South Ring

10:30 AM

 

Jr. Fair Feeder Calf Showmanship

Coliseum #8

11:00 AM

 

Ponies: Registered Hackney

South Ring

1:00 PM

 

Ponies: Registered Shetland

South Ring

2:00 PM

 

Jr. Saddlehorse Drill Team

North Ring

4:00 PM

 

Dog Agility Demonstrations

North Ring

5:00 PM

 

Cattle: Limousin

South Cattle Complex

5:00 PM

 

Cattle: Maine Anjou

South Cattle Complex

5:15 P.M

 

Cattle: Aberdeen Angus

South Cattle Complex

5:30 PM

 

Pony Hitches

South Ring

6:00 PM

 

Cattle: Simmental

South Cattle Complex

6:30 PM

 

Sheep Canfield Lead Line

Sheep Barn #36

7:00 PM

 

Cattle: Hereford

South Cattle Complex

7:30 PM

 

Saturday, August 30th

Canfield Fair Championship Truck & Tractor Pull

Grandstand

7:00 PM

 

Draft Pony Pig Iron Derby

Grandstand

8:00-11:00 AM

 

Harness Racing

Grandstand

Pari- Mutuel Betting

Post Time 11:00 AM

 

JUDGING SCHEDULE

Jr. Fair Rabbits

Coliseum #8

8:00 AM

 

Saddle Horse: 4-H

North Ring

8:00 AM

 

Cattle: Jersey, Guernsey

South Cattle Complex

9:00 AM

 

Registered Mini Horse under 34"

South Ring

9:00 AM

 

Draft Horse: Hitch

East Ring

10:00 A.M

 

Fashion Revue: 4-H

Bldg #25 Auditorium

11:00 AM

 

Jr. Fair Llama Costume Class

Coliseum #8

12:00 Noon

 

Sheep Shearing Demonstration

Sheep Barn #36

12:30 PM

 

Supreme Champion Dairy

South Cattle Complex

3:00 PM

 

Jr. Fair Beef Breeding Projects

South Cattle Complex

4:00 PM

 

Pocket Pet Decorated Cage

Barn #10

5:00 PM

 

Pony Hitches

South Ring

5:00 PM

 

Cattle: Beef Shorthorn

South Cattle Complex

6:00 PM

 

Dog Agility Demonstration

North Ring

7:30 PM

 

Sunday, August 31st

REBA with opening act The Willis Clan

Grandstand

8:00 PM

 

Catholic Worship Service

Concourse Stage

8:00 AM

 

Ecumenical Worship Service

Concourse Stage

9:30 AM

 

Officiated by Rev. Russ Libb, Berlin Center United Methodist Church

Music by Canfield Fair Choir - Directed by Tom & Kelly Scurich

Praise & Worship Service

Concourse Stage

11:00 AM

Presented by Old North Church of Canfield

 

Jr. Saddlehorse Drill Team

North Ring

12:30 PM

 

Draft Horse: Exhibitors Show

East Ring

1:00 PM

 

The Dress-A-Cow Contest

South Cattle Complex

1:00 PM

 

AUCTIONS

4-H Dairy Cheese

South Cattle Complex

1:45 PM

 

JUDGING SCHEDULE

Saddle Horse Championships

North Ring

10:00 AM

 

Ponies: Leadline, Costume

Followed by Hitch Classes

South Ring

10:00 A.M

 

Dog Demonstration

Coliseum #8

11:00 AM

 

Sheep Shearing Demonstration

Sheep Barn #36

12:30 PM

 

Poultry: Jr. Fair Showmanship

Coliseum #8

1:00 PM

 

Jr. Fair Goat Show

Coliseum #8

1:00 PM

 

Pocket Pet Breed

Coliseum #8

3:00 PM

 

Wee Ones: Showmanship

South Cattle Complex

3:30 PM

 

Jr. Fair Rabbit Costume Class

Coliseum #8

6:00 PM

 

Dog Showmanship

Colseum #8

6:30 PM

 

Monday, September 1st

Justin Moore with Special Guest Randy Houser

Grandstand

8:00 PM

 

Open Draft Horse Pig Iron Derby

Grandstand

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

 

Harness Racing

Grandstand

Pari-Mutuel Betting

Post Time 12:00 PM

 

4-H Saddle Horse Show

North Ring

9:00 AM

 

Rooster Crowing Contest

South Ring

9:30 AM

Award by DiRusso Sausage

 

JUDGING SCHEDULE

Jr. Fair Invitational Dairy Judging

South Cattle Complex

9:00 AM

 

Jr. Fair Pocket Pets Showmanship

Coliseum #8

10:00 AM

 

Jr. Fair Goat Costume Class

Coliseum #8

10:00 AM

 

Pony: Exhibitors Show

South Ring

10:00 AM

 

Jr. Fair Llama Exhibition

Coliseum #8

10:30 AM

 

Adult Dairy Showmanship

South Cattle Complex

11:00 AM

 

Sheep Shearing Demonstration

Sheep Barn #36

12:30 P.M

 

Market Livestock Showman of Showmen

Coliseum #8

1:00 PM

 

Dog Demonstrations

Coliseum #8

5:00 PM

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