Journal Express, Knoxville, IA

Celebrations

July 13, 2012

Early scenes from the Marion County Fair

Knoxville — The Marion County Fair has begun. Here are a few photos from early events. Keep checking back for more photos and look for more in upcoming print editions. 

The schedule for the fair is below. 

 

FRIDAY, JULY 13
9:00 am Dyer-Hudson and Bingley Building Open
9:30 am Clover Kids Critter Show
10:00 am        Pet Show, Show Pavilion
10:00 am Fruit & Grains, Seeds & Vegetables Judging - 
Dept C & D/Open Class
Noon            Bucket-of-Flowers Silent Auction, Bids Open, 
Dyer-Hudson
12:30 pm Check-in for Dog Obedience Show
1:00 pm Dog Obedience Show
1:00 pm          Earliest livestock may arrive at fairgrounds
1:00 pm Arts, Crafts & Photo Judging-Dept A-Open Class
2:00 pm Textiles Judging-Dept F-Open Class
4:00 pm          Dog Agility Show (Following Obedience)
4:30-6:30 pm Keith West Magic Show
6:00 pm Horse check-in (until 10 am Saturday)
7:00 pm Pinewood Derby, National Sprint Car Hall of Fame
and Museum
7:00 pm Barker Implement Lawnmower Enduro
8:00 pm Dyer-Hudson and Bingley Building Close
8:00 pm All Swine in Place
 
SATURDAY, JULY 14
7:00 - ­Knoxville AM Kiwanis & 4-H Pancake Breakfast,
  11:30 am Tent Area 
8:00 am Sheep, Beef and Goat Check-in and Weigh-in
8:30 am Market & Commercial Ewe Lamb Weigh-In, 
cat shot check
8:30 -
  10:30 am   Rabbits & Poultry in Place & Check-In
9:00 am Dyer-Hudson and Bingley Building Open
9:30 am Cat Show, Show Pavilion
10:00 am Swine Check-in and Weigh-in
10:30 am Flower Arrangements-Open Class-Group 1 &
Children’s-Judging
11:00 am Horse Trail Classes, Horse Arena
Noon Bucket Bottle Calf Show, Show Pavilion
12, 2 & 4 pm Keith West Magic Show
1:00 pm Kiwanis Kiddie Tractor Pull (registration at 12:30)
1:00 pm Dairy Goat Show, Show Pavilion
1:00 pm Cribbage Tournament, Tent Area
1:00 pm Culinary Judging, Dept B-Open Class
2:00 pm Meat Goat Show (Following Dairy) 
2-6 pm Face Painting  
3-9 pm Game Truck and Rides
3-5 pm Open Skate
5-9 pm Family Skate
5:00 pm Adrenaline Pro Wrestling-Free Show-Show Pavilion

Text Only
Celebrations
Features
AP Video
Former NTSB Official: FAA Ban 'prudent' Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Biden Decries Voting Restrictions in NAACP Talk Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's Trump: DC Hotel Will Be Among World's Best Republicans Hold a Hearing on IRS Lost Emails Ex-NYC Mayor: US Should Allow Flights to Israel David Perdue Wins Georgia GOP Senate Runoff 98-Year-Old Woman Left in Parked Truck Home-sharing Programs Help Seniors Last Mass Lynching in U.S. Remains Unsolved Disabled Veterans Memorial Nearing Completion Raw: MD Church Built in 1773 Ravaged by Fire Flight to Tel Aviv From US Diverted to Paris AP Review: Amazon Fire Adds Spark to Smartphones Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban NYPD Chief Calls for 'use of Force' Retraining VA Nominee McDonald Goes Before Congress Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence US Official: Most Migrant Children to Be Removed
Facebook
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Poll

Upon completion and reopening of Third Street, should the City of Knoxville wait to start the next stage of the Streetscape and Infrastructure project until 2015?

Yes
No
     View Results