Steuben County 4-H Fair – Schedule of Events – July 15-21, 2022

Sponsored by Cameron Memorial Community Hospital
Steuben County Park/Fairgrounds: 100 Lane 101B Crooked Lake, Angola, IN 46703

Gate Admission: 

     Daily Pass: $2/walk-in or $5/car

     Weekly Pass: $10/car (purchased prior to Opening Day) OR $15/car (purchased during the fair)

 

Truck Pull and Rodeo Event Admission:

     Single Adult Ticket-$15 or 2 Adult Tickets for $25

     Single Pit Pass Ticket-$20 or 2 Pit Pass Tickets for $35

     Youth Ticket (ages 5-12)-$5

 

Pre-Fair Activities

Thursday, June 30 – 4-H Record Sheets Due at the Extension Office

Monday, July 4 - 4-H Fair Entries Due in FairEntry

Saturday, July 9 – Pre-fair Clean-up and Event Center Set-up, 8 AM – Noon

Monday, July 11 – 4-H Fair Board Meeting, 7 PM, Lake Pavilion

Tuesday, July 12 – Extension Office temporarily relocates to County Park

Wednesday, July 13 – 4-H Achievement Winner Judging, 3 PM, Steuben County Event Center; 4-H Photography Check-in, 4:30-5:30 PM with Judging at 5:30 PM, Steuben County Event Center; 4-H Non-Perishable Project Check-in, 4:30 – 8 PM, Steuben County Event Center

Thursday, July 14 – 4-H Perishable Project Check-in, 8 AM, Steuben County Event Center; 4-H Project Judging, 9 AM, Steuben County Event Center; Concessions by the Otsego Go-Getters 4-H Club; 4-H Rocket Launch to take place directly after judging, weather permitting; Poultry Project Check-in, 5-8 PM, Poultry Barn; Haul-in for Pre-Registered Campers Begins, 5 PM; Miss Steuben County Queen Contest (crowning to take place Friday), 7:30 PM, Steuben Community Center


Friday, July 15 – RPM Trucking, Dump Truck, and Flatbed Division Day – Gates operated by Hamilton Lions Club

8 AM – Noon – 4-H Livestock Project Check-in, Livestock Barns

9 AM - “County Fair” Art Contest Begins, any medium, all ages

1 PM – 4-H Dog Show, Rensch Hall

1 PM – 4-H Poultry Show, Poultry Barn

5 PM – Lasagna Dinner by the Lucky Ducks 4-H Club, Lions Building

5:30 PM – Opening Ceremonies, Rensch Hall

6 PM – Little Miss and Mister Contest and Miss Steuben County Queen Crowning, Rensch Hall 

7 PM – Truck and Tractor Pulls (bring a lawn chair), Pulling Track

8 - 10 PM – Free Concert:  The Hubie Ashcraft Band, Rensch Hall @hubieashcraftband


Saturday, July 16 – Boutique and Craft Show Day - Steve Jennings Ecowater Systems Day – Gates operated by Pleasant Lake Lions Club

8 AM – Started Calf and Dairy Feeder Consignment Bidding, Started Calf Barn

9 AM – 4-H Swine Show, Rensch Hall

9 - 11 AM – Open Class Project Check-in, Lions Building

10 AM – 2 PM – Boutique and Craft Show, Lions Building Lawn

10 AM – 4-H Rabbit Show, Rabbit Barn

Noon – 4-H Rocket Launch Rain Date, meet outside Event Center

1 PM – Open Class Exhibit Judging, Lions Building

2 PM – 4-H Dairy Show, Rensch Hall

3 PM - 4-H Faceoff Registration Due, Fair Office

4 PM - “County Fair” Art Contest Ends

4 PM – Open Class Silent Auction for Baked Goods, Lions Building

4:30 PM – Free Performance by the Prairie Heights High School Drama Club, Rensch Hall

5 PM – Dinner by the Angola High School FFA Chapter, Lions Building

6 PM - “County Fair Art Contest Silent Auction Begins, Lions Building

6 - 8 PM – Free Concert: Tara Renee, Rensch Hall

8 PM – IPRA and Mid-States Rodeo by Diamond J Rodeo Company, Grandstands (8-event show includes: Bull Riding, Calf Roping, Barrel Racing, Steer Wrestling, Saddle Bronc, Team Roping, Bareback Riding, and Cowgirl Breakaway Roping)


Sunday, July 17 – Miller Poultry Day – Gates operated by Land of Lakes Lions Club

7 AM - Pancake & Sausage Breakfast with Biscuits and Gravy by the Steuben County Extension Homemakers, Lions Building

9 AM – 4-H Horse & Pony Show (English, Versatility, Speedmanship), H&P Arena

10 AM – 4-H Dairy Feeder Steer, Beef Feeder, Dairy Beef, and Beef Shows, Rensch Hall

1 PM – IPRA and Mid-States Rodeo by Diamond J Rodeo Company, Grandstands (8-event show includes: Bull Riding, Calf Roping, Barrel Racing, Steer Wrestling, Saddle Bronc, Team Roping, Bareback Riding, and Cowgirl Breakaway Roping)

2 PM – 4-H Sewing Fashion Revue Judging, followed by 4-H Consumer Clothing Judging, Lions Building

4 - 8 PM – Chainsaw Carvings by Scott Lepley, Lions Building Lawn

4 - 9 PM – JoJu Animal Petting Zoo and Pig Races

5 PM – Baked Potato Bar Dinner by The Conquerors 4-H Club, Lions Building

6 - 8 PM - Free Concert: Scotty Butters, Rensch Hall


Monday, July 18 – Angola American Legion Post #31 Day - Gates operated by the Angola and Hamilton American Legions

8:30 AM – 4-H Started Calf Show, Rensch Hall

11 AM – 4-H Horse & Pony Show (Western Pleasure, Halter, Trail, Showmanship), H&P Arena

2 PM – 4-H Cat Show, Rensch Hall

3 PM – 4-H Verbal Communications Presentations, Lions Building

4 PM - 4-H Sheep Show, Rensch Hall

4 - 9 PM – JoJu Animal Petting Zoo and Pig Races

4 - 8 PM - Chainsaw Carvings by Scott Lepley, Lions Building Lawn

5 PM – Brisket Mac and Cheese Dinner by Fremont Ready, Willing & Able 4-H Club, Lions Building

6 PM – 4-H Faceoff, Grandstands


Tuesday, July 19 – Family Fun Day – Big C Lumber Day – Gates operated by Orland Tigers Youth League, Prairie Heights Football and Wrestling Teams, and the Steuben County Republicans

8:30 AM – 4-H Goat Show, Rensch Hall

1:15 PM – Story Time with the Carnegie Public Library, Lions Building

1:30 PM - Coloring Contest, ages 1-12, Lions Building

2 PM – Kids’ Craft Time, Lions Building

2:30 PM – Kids’ Carnival Games, ages 0-12, Rensch Hall

3 PM – Paper Airplane Toss, ages 3-12, Rensch Hall

3:30 PM – Pedal Tractor Pull by Farm Bureau Inc., ages 3-12, Rensch Hall

4 PM – 4-H Horse & Pony Show (Speed), H&P Arena

4 - 9 PM – JoJu Animal Petting Zoo and Pig Races

5 PM – Chicken & Noodles Dinner by the 101 Lakes Kiwanis Club, Lions Building

5 PM – Kids’ Pet Parade, ages 3-12, & Eating Contests by Farm Bureau Inc., ages 3-12, Rensch Hall (in front of stage)

6:30 PM - Old Fashioned Games and Contests, all ages: Cherry Pit Spitting, Sweet Corn Husking, Cow Patty Plop, and Greased Watermelon Relay, Rensch Hall

8 - 9:30 PM - Free Concert: Island Vibe, Rensch Hall

 

Wednesday, July 20 – Key Bank Day – Gates operated by Orland Lions Club

9 AM - 4-H Tractor Driving Competition, Lions Building Lawn

11 AM – 4-H Livestock Skill-a-thon, Rensch Hall

1 PM – Water Games for 4-H’ers, Lions Building Lawn

2:30 PM - 4-H Blender Bike and Spin Art, Lions Building

4 – 9 PM – JoJu Animal Petting Zoo (no pig races today)

4 PM - “County Fair” Art Silent Auction Ends, Lions Building

4 PM – 4-H Small Animal Supreme Showmanship Contest, Rensch Hall

5 PM – Taco Dinner by the Prairie Heights Volleyball Team, Lions Building

5 – 8 PM – Classic Car and Truck Cruise-In, Lions Building Parking Lot, Free Gate Admission for all Cruisers

6 PM – 4-H Large Animal Supreme Showmanship Contest (Horse), H&P Arena

6:15 PM – 4-H Large Animal Supreme Showmanship Contest, Rensch Hall

Following Showmanship – Release of Non-Auction and Non-Block Sale Animals


Thursday, July 21 - Farmers State Bank Day

8 – 9 AM – Release of 4-H Project Exhibits, Steuben County Event Center

8:30 AM – 4-H Champion Pictures, Steuben County Event Center

9 AM – Event Center Clean-up

10 AM – 4-H Livestock Auction, Rensch Hall


Friday, July 22

8 AM – Post-fair Clean-up