August 20, 2014

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Opening day schedule at the 168th Lorain County Fair

Tyler Fridenstine, 14, member of the Next Generation 4-H club,  gives his cow a bath outside the dairy barn yesterday during move in day at the Lorain County Fair Grounds in Wellington. The 168th annual Lorain County Fair starts today and runs through August 25. Anna Norris

Tyler Fridenstine, 14, member of the Next Generation 4-H club, gives his cow a bath outside the dairy barn yesterday during move in day at the Lorain County Fair Grounds in Wellington. The 168th annual Lorain County Fair starts today and runs through August 25.
Anna Norris

TODAY

7:30 a.m.: Gates Open

8 a.m.: Jr. Fair Dog Show, Show Barn 4

8:30 a.m.: Jr. Fair Fowl Show , Barn 9

9 a.m.: Judging of Culinary Arts, Books 705-
709 and 717-718

9 a.m.: Judging of Needlework

9 a.m.: Honey Judging

9 a.m.: Open Class Judging, Veg. & Fruits

10 a.m.: Open Class Judging, Grange

10 a.m.: Open Class Judging, Registered
Haflingers, draft horses and draft ponies

11 a.m.: Open Class Judging, Hobbies &
Collectibles/Photography

11 a.m.: HTCS Harness Racing

Noon: Flag-raising Ceremony, Senior Fair
Office Area, Official Opening with 4-H Band

Noon: Crowning of Jr. Fair King and Queen

1 to 7 p.m.: Voting for Directors of
Agricultural Society, Senior Fair Office

1 p.m.: Open Class Judging, Pigeons

2 p.m.: 4-H Band Concert, Building 11

4 p.m.: 4-H Special Awards, Building 14

4:30 p.m.: Junior Fair Sheep Show, Barn 4

5 p.m.: Culinary Arts Bake Sale, Pavilion 2

5:30 p.m.: Jr. Fair Boer Goat Show, Barn 9

6 p.m.: Horse Sportsmanship Award, A

6:30 p.m.: Miniature Horse Prince and
Princess Contest, Ring A

7 p.m.: Horsemanship King and Queen
Contest, Ring A

7:30 p.m.: Montgomery Gentry