DAY 5: Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Day five – Labor – Industrial Day

7 a.m.: Gates open.

9 a.m.: Registered Shetland Pony & Registered Hackney Pony Show – Horse Show Arena.

9 a.m.: Junior Fair Dairy Showmanship – Cattle Show Arena.

9 a.m.: Junior Fair Bake-a-Rama Juniors – Youth Building.

9 a.m.: Junior Fair Horse Show Performance & Driving – East End of Horse Show Arena.

9 a.m.: Junior  Fair Commercial Breeding – Following Junior Fair Born & Bred – Sheep Barn.

9 a.m.: Open Class Barrow Show – Swine Barn.

10 a.m. to 7 p.m.: Junior Fair dogs on stand: Dog House.

10 a.m.: DCTP Tractor Pull – Grandstand.

10 a.m. to 10 p.m.: Vendors and Booth Displays open.

10:30 p.m. to 11:30 a.m.: Partners in Care – TBD – Gazebo.

11 a.m. to Noon: Sensory Friendly Amusement Ride Time.

Noon to 11 p.m.: Amusement Rides Operating.

1 p.m.: Fine Arts Exhibitions – Fine Arts Building.

1 p.m.: Pee Wee Rabbit Showmanship – Poultry Barn.

1 p.m.: Chicken Dress Up – Poultry Barn.

1 p.m. to 3 p.m.: Marty Henderson – Gazebo.

1 p.m. to 8 p.m.: Hot Shot Z Clown – Strolling the Midway.

1:30 p.m.: Adult Rabbit Showmanship (Two different groups) – Rabbit barn.

1:30 p.m.: Egg contest winners announced (follows chicken dress-up) – Poultry Barn.

2 p.m.: Rooster crowing contest – Poultry Barn.

2:30 p.m.: Junior Fair Beef Breeding – Cattle Show Arena.

4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Country Harmony – Gazebo.

5 p.m.: Junior Fair Market Lamb & Goat Sale – Sheep Arena.

6 p.m.: Junior Fair Swine Awards and Barn Party – Swine Barn.

6 p.m.: Six person Round Robin Horseshoe Pitching Tourney – Horseshoe Court.

6 p.m.: Fine Arts Exhibitions – Fine Arts Building.

7 p.m.: Open Class Beef, Pee Wee Showmanship – Cattle Show Arena.

7 p.m.: NTPA Tractor Pull – Grandstand. 

7:30 p.m.: Beef Dress Up  –  Cattle Show Arena.

7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.: Bill Jones & Friends – Gazebo.

Sensory Friendly Room Open.

SunShine MonkeyShines – Strolling the Midway.

Bear Harrow Wood Carvers – 4 times a day – Same location.

See Darke County Veterans Display for Exhibit Items

Midnight – Gates Close.

Abigail Miller / Editor

Abigail Miller is a Greenville native, Kent State graduate, writer, shopaholic and friend. Contact Darke County Now Reporter Abigail Miller at

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