August 10-12, 2017                 Vermillon, SD

Tuesday, August 9, 2016
4-7 pm                   Open Class Entry Exhibits (4-H Center)


Wednesday, August 10, 2016
5-7 pm                    Enter & Interview all non-livestock 4-H projects (4-H Center)

Thursday, August 11, 2016 Family Day
8-Noon                   Beef, Sheep, Swine, Goat, Rabbit, Poultry - weighed & checked-in
1-9 pm                    Inflatables

1-7 pm                    National Park Service's Mobile Ranger Station
2-9 pm                    Open Class & 4-H Exhibit Buildings Opens

2-9 pm                    Vendor Booths (Clover Hall)

2-4 pm                    Fair Princess Contest (Main Stage)

3 pm                       Storytime/Crafts with Vermillion Public Library (Clover Hall)

3-7 pm                    Farmers Market (High Street)

3-7 pm                    Dunk Tank
4 pm                       Cat and Companion Animal Show (South End of Rabbit Barn)
4:30 pm                  Pedal Pull Sign up (Clover Hall)
5 pm                       Dakota Kids Pedal Pull (Street)

5 pm                       4-H Swine Show (Covered Arena)
5-7 pm                    LIVE MUSIC-Bluff Ridge (Main Stage)
5:30-7 pm               FREE Community BBQ 
5:30 pm                  Barnyard Olympics Sign up (Open Arena)
7 pm                       Barnyard Olympics-FREE Admission (Open Arena)
7 pm                       Entry of Open Class Table Settings (4-H Center)

Friday, August 12, 2016 Sheridan & Phyllis Sternquist Day
9 am-9 pm             Open Class & 4-H Exhibit Building Opens
9 am                       4-H Rabbit/Poultry Show (Rabbit/Poultry Barn)
10:30 am                4-H Sheep Show (Covered Arena)
Noon                      Storytime/Crafts with Vermillion Public Library (Clover Hall)

1-9 pm                    Inflatables
1 pm                       4-H Goat Show (Covered Arena)
1-3 pm                    FREE Craft Session Ages 3-7 (Clover Hall)
1-5 pm                    NRCS Conservation Trailer-NEW

1-9 pm                    Vendor Booths (Clover Hall)

1-7 pm                    Vermillion Ford Drive 4 UR Community

2:30-4:30 pm          Livestock Skill-a-thon-NEW

3-7 pm                    Dunk Tank

4-5 pm                    Robotics Demonstration (Clover Hall)
4-6 pm                    LIVE MUSIC-The Clutch (High Street)            
5 pm                       Ice Cream Social

5-7 pm                    Local Fire Truck and Ambulance Display

6 pm                       Arena Gates & Beverage Garden Open
7 pm                       Demolition Derby featuring Kids Power Wheels Derby (Open Arena)

Saturday, August 13, 2016 4-H Alumni Day
9 am-9 pm             Open Class & 4-H Exhibits Building Opens
10 am                     4-H Beef Show (Covered Arena)
11 am-2 pm           Classic Car Show
11 am-5 pm           Chainsaw Carving

Noon-5 pm            Heartland Humane Society w/ pets available for adoption

Noon-1 pm            Open Class Fruit Pie, Decorated Cake, and Cookie Contest Entry

                               (4-H Center)
Noon-8 pm            Inflatables
Noon-8 pm            Vendors Open (Clover Hall)
Noon-7 pm​            Dunk Tank

1 pm                      4-H Round Robin Contest (Covered Arena)
2 pm                      Celebrity Round Robin Contest (Covered Arena)
2-6 pm                   Local Fire Truck and Ambulance Display

2 pm                      Kids Power Wheels Sign up (Covered Arena)
3 pm                      Kids Power Wheels Demolition Derby (Covered Arena)

3-5 pm                   Ranch Rodeo Check In (Back gate of Open Arena)

3-5 pm                   Mr. Twister-NEW

4-5 pm                   Shooting Sports Demonstration (Covered Arena)

4 pm                      4-H Fashion Review, Livestock Awards, and

                              Livestock Skill-A-Thon Awards (Main Stage)
4 pm                      Pie Eating Contest sign up (Main Stage)
​5 pm                      Pie and Chainsaw Carving Auction (Main Stage)
5:30 pm                 Pie Eating Contest (Main Stage)

5 pm                      Arena Gates & Beverage Garden Open
5 pm                      Mutton Busting sign up (Front gate of Open Arena)
6 pm                      Ranch Rodeo, Mutton Busting, and Stick Horse Race (Open Arena)
9 pm                      Buildings Close

*Events and times subject to change.
Last Updated: 7/29/2016