2016 Fair Events Schedule

Contact the CSU Extension Office of Archuleta County at 970-264-5931 if you have any questions about the 2016 fair schedule. You can also download a PDF format of the schedule below.

Every Day of Fair

Time Venue Description
9am—6pm Kid Games Tent Kids Ride The Train FREE/Kid Games Tent
9am—5pm Fairgrounds Vendors/Food
9am—6pm Fairgrounds Petting Farm
10am—8pm Fairgrounds Various Entertainment and Shows
9am—9pm Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall & Stith Room/Open and 4-H Class Entries and Displays

 

Saturday, July 23

Time Venue Description
9am Exhibit Hall 4-H Dog Show

 

Saturday, July 30

Time Venue Description
8am Stith Room Quilt Entries & Judging

 

Sunday, July 31

Time Venue Description
7-8am Rodeo Arena Horse Show Registration
9am Rodeo Arena Horse Show (Open & 4-H)

 

Monday, August 1

Time Venue Description
8am-12pm Stith Room 4-H Project Interviews & Judging
10am WHEC Building Rabbit Breed ID Competition

 

Tuesday, August 2

Time Venue Description
1-8pm Exhibit Hall Open-Class Entries Entered and Tagged

 

Wednesday, August 3

Time Venue Description
7:30-9am Exhibit Hall Open-Class Perishables (Baked Goods, Floriculture and Horticulture) Received
8am-12pm Stith Room 4-H Project Interviews & Judging
8am-2pm Livestock Tent All 4-H Class Animals Brought In for Stall Assignments
12pm Activity Tent Volunteer & Judges Lunch
1-2:30pm Livestock Area All Open-Class Livestock Brought In for Stall Assignments
3pm Livestock Area Livestock Weigh-In. ALL 4-H Livestock and Poultry
6:30pm Livestock Tent Ring Area Mandatory Livestock Meeting for ALL 4-H Animal Participants and Parents
7:30pm Livestock Tent Beef Grooming Clinic

 

Thursday, August 4

Time Venue Description
9am Livestock Tent Goat Shows; 4-H, Open & Showmanship
9am Exhibit Hall, Stith Room & Vendors Open All Displays Open
12pm Livestock Tent Lamb Show; 4-H, Open & Showmanship
12pm Activity Tent Dr. Barb Shaw – STEM Demonstration
1pm Activity Tent Pie Eating Contest! Adult and Youth Divisions
2pm Activity Tent Baked Pie Contest
2pm Livestock Tent 4-H Turkey Show & Showmanship
3pm Activity Tent Silent Pie Auction Starts – Ends on Friday at 7pm
3pm Activity Tent Dr. Barb Shaw – STEM Demonstration
4pm Activity Tent Live Music: Songs of the Fall – Stetson and Cia Adkisson
5pm Rodeo Arena Parelli Natural Horsemanship Exhibition
6pm Livestock Tent 4-H Swine Show
6:30pm Activity Tent Dr. Barb Shaw – STEM Demonstration
7pm Activity Tent Karaoke
7:30pm Livestock Tent Steer Showmanship and Fitting Clinic
8:30pm Activity Tent Karaoke Contest with Cash Prizes

 

Friday, August 5

Time Venue Description
8am Livestock Tent 4-H Swine Showmanship
8am WHEC 4-H Building 4-H Rabbit Weigh-in Before Show
9am WHEC 4-H Building Rabbit Show Open Class
9am Activity Tent Dr. Barb Shaw – STEM Demonstration
9am Exhibit Hall, Stith Room & Vendors Open All Displays Open
9:30am WHEC 4-H Building 4-H Market, Youth, & Showmanship Rabbit Show
10am Activity Tent Wild Man Phil and His Animals
12pm Activity Tent Jicarilla Drummers
1pm WHEC 4-H Building Chicken Show 4-H, Showmanship & Open Classes
1pm Rodeo Arena Parelli Natural Horsemanship Exhibition
1pm Livestock Tent 4-H Dog Agility
1pm Activity Tent Wild Man Phil & His Animals
2pm Activity Tent Dr. Barb Shaw – STEM Demonstration
3pm Activity Tent Jicarilla Drummers
4pm Rodeo Arena Parelli Natural Horsemanship Exhibition
5:30pm Livestock Tent Exhibition Mini Show
6pm Livestock Tent 4-H Steer Show and Showmanship
6pm Activity Tent Wild Man Phil & His Animals
7pm Activity Tent Dr. Barb Shaw – STEM Demonstration
7pm WHEC 4-H Building 4-H Small Animal Round Robin
7pm Activity Tent Silent Pie Auction Closes
9pm Activity Tent Live Music: Friday Night Dance with Variety Express
9pm Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall Closes

 

Saturday, August 6

Time Venue Description
8:30am Livestock Tent 4-H Showmanship Clinic
9am Exhibit Hall, Stith Room & Vendors Open All Displays Open
9am Horseshoe Pits Horseshoe Pitching Doubles Tournament
9am Activity Tent Wild Man Phil & His Animals
10am Livestock Tent 4-H Master Showman
10am Activity Tent Dr. Barb Shaw – STEM Demonstration
12pm Rodeo Arena Ranch Rodeo
12pm Activity Tent Wild Man Phil & His Animals
1pm Activity Tent Jicarilla Drummers
2pm Activity Tent Wild Man Phil & His Animals
4:30-6:30pm Activity Tent Live Music with Colorado Thunder
4:30-6:30pm Activity Tent 4-H Chuckwagon Dinner
5:30pm Activity Tent Fair Honorees, Conservationist of the Year
5:45pm Activity Tent Presentations by Pagosa Springs Historic Preservation Board
5:30pm Livestock Tent Bidder/Add-on Registration
6:30pm Livestock Tent Livestock Auction
9pm Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall & Stith Room Closes
9pm-Midnight Activity Tent Fair Dance with The High Rollers

 

Sunday, August 7

Important Note: All fair buildings and tents close at 6 pm and all exhibits and open-class
entries must be removed from the fairgrounds by 6 pm. Check the Bill of Fair at the information booth for the
latest event additions and updates. we will host various demonstrations each day as well as contests and
events not listed in this schedule.

Time Venue Description
8am Rodeo Arena Kid’s Rodeo Late Registration
8am Livestock Tent Fiber Festival Opens to the Public
9am Exhibit Hall, Stith Room & Vendors Open All Displays Open
9am Fairgrounds Vendors Open
10am Activity Tent Homemade Ice Cream Contestants Arrive
11am Activity Tent Pie Eating Contest! Adult and Youth Divisions
12pm Rodeo Arena Kid’s Rodeo – POSTPONED UNTIL Sunday, Aug. 14 @ NOON @ RODEO ARENA
12pm Activity Tent Dr. Barb Shaw – STEM Demonstration
12pm Activity Tent Jicarilla Drummers
2pm Livestock Tent Animals Loaded on Semi Truck
2pm Activity Tent Homemade Ice Cream Samples – Open to the Public
2pm Activity Tent Homemade Ice Cream Judging
2pm Activity Tent Dr. Barb Shaw – STEM Demonstration
3pm Activity Tent Homemade Ice Cream Contest Awards
4pm Livestock Tent All Private Haulers Must Remove Animals
4-6pm Exhibit Hall Release of Open-Class Projects to Entrants and Premiums Paid
4-6pm Stith Room Release of 4-H Class Projects to Entrants
4pm Livestock Tent Fiber Festival Closes and All Animals and Items Removed
4:30pm Livestock Tent Teardown (All 4-H Members Required to Help)
6pm Fairgrounds Fair Closes Until the First Weekend of August 2017…See You at the Fair!