August 10-12, 2017                 Vermillon, SD

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
4-7 pm                   Open Class Entry Exhibits (4-H Center)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
5-7 pm                    Enter & Interview all non-livestock 4-H projects (4-H Center)

Thursday, August 10, 2017 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
1-7 pm                    Sanford Mega Heart

2-8 pm                    Vermillion Ford Drive 4 UR Community

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 pm                       Rabbit Show (Rabbit Barn)

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 (High Street)

5:30-7 pm               FREE Community BBQ

5:30-6:30 pm          Jim Perry Magic Show (Main Stage)

​5:30 pm                  Power Wheels Derby Registration (Open Arena)

​5:30 pm                  Lawn Mower Race Registration (Open Arena)

​5:30 pm                  Beverage Garden Opens (Open Arena)

6 pm                       4-H Swine Show (Covered Arena)6-9 pm

6:30 pm                  Lawn Mower Races Begin (Open Arena)

7:30 pm                  Kids Power Wheels Derby (Open Arena)                  

7:30-9:30 pm          LIVE MUSIC-Bluff Ridge (Main Stage)

Friday, August 11, 2017 Salute to Service
9 am-9 pm             Open Class & 4-H Exhibit Building Opens

9 am                       4-H 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)
1-7 pm                    Sanford Mega Heart

1-9 pm                    Vendor Booths (Clover Hall)

2:30-4:30 pm          Livestock Skill-a-thon (Covered Arena)

3-6 pm                    Dunk Tank

​3-7 pm                    Heartland Humane Society w/ pets available for adoption

3-7 pm                    Local Fare at the Fair (South end of Rabbit Barn)
4-5 pm                    Robotics Demonstration (Clover Hall)
4-6 pm                    Vermillion Fire Truck and Ambulance Display

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

6 pm                       Arena Gates & Beverage Garden Open
7 pm                       Demolition Derby  (Open Arena)

Saturday, August 12, 2017 4-H Alumni Day
9 am-9 pm             Open Class & 4-H Exhibits Building Opens
9-11 am                  Pancake Breakfast by 4-H Ambassadors

10 am                     4-H Beef Show (Covered Arena)
11 am-5 pm           Chainsaw Carving

​Noon                      Talent Show (Main Stage)

Noon-3 pm            Car, Truck, and Tractor Show and Shine Hosted by Dakota Classic Cruisers

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 pm                      Pie Eating Competition Sign up

2-4 pm                   Bingo (South End of Rabbit Barn)

3 pm                      Pie Eating Competition (Main Stage)

3-5 pm                   Mr. Twister

4-6 pm                   Horse Rides (Softball Fields)

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

                              Livestock Skill-A-Thon Awards (Main Stage)
4:30 pm                 Barnyard Olympics Sign up

5 pm                      Pie and Chainsaw Carving Auction (Main Stage)

5 pm                      Kiss the Pig Winner Announced (Main Stage)
5 pm                      Arena Gates & Beverage Garden Open

5:30-7:30 pm        Elaine Peacock (Main Stage)

​5:30 pm                 Barnyard Olympics (Open Arena)

8-11 pm                 Warning Shots (Open Arena)


*Events and times subject to change.
Last Updated: 7/20/2017