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Fannin County Fair opens Oct. 3
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Oct 2, 2018
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Fannin County, Texas -- Wednesday, October 3 will be the opening day of the 2018 Fannin County Fair, with fairgrounds open at 8:00 a.m.

The county fair will conclude Saturday night at 10:00 p.m.

The pavilion is scheduled to be open from 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. Wednesday through  Friday and open 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. on Saturday.

Tickets are $3 per day for adults or $11 for a four-day pass.

Tickets for children under 7 are $2 per day or $7 for a four-day pass.

Schedule

MONDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2018

            3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. --  CRAFTS, PHOTOGRAPHY, CLOTHING  entries received North end of the Eldon Harrison Pavilon

            4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. -- Canned goods received North end of the Eldon Harrison Pavilon

NO BAKED GOODS RECEIVED UNTIL SATURDAY OCTOBER 6, 2018

        TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2018

            3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. --- All inside and outside Booths must be set up during this time.  No Exceptions

        

        WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2018

           

           8:00. - 6:00 p.m. ---All Livestock and Shop Projects check -in, with the EXCEPTION  OF BROILERS, RABBIT FRYERS, MILKING DAIRY CATTLE & SHOP ENTIRIES

           10:00 a.m.     --- Eldon Harrison Pavilon opens to public - all Vendors are must be in Booths from 1:00 - 10:00 p.m

            5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.  -- CARNIVAL BEGINS , Arm band Night   

            8:00 p.m.   ---  All Market Animals must be weighed and in place, Steers, Swine, Lambs, Goats

            9:00 p.m.  --- Eldon Harrison Pavilon closed

            9:30 p.m.   -- Lights out in livestock barns

    

        THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2018

                ALL LIVESTOCK WILL BE SHOWN IN THE ARENA OF THE WEST LIVESTOCK BARN AND WILL RUN CONTINOUSLY THROUGHOUT THE DAY,  ALLOWING FOR A LUNCH BREAK, SCHEDULED TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE

All Showmanship, Sr. and Jr., will be held following the conclusion of each Division Champion and Reserve Champion class.

 

            10:00 a.m.     -- Eldon Harrison Pavilon open to the public - All Vendors must be in Booths from 1:00 - 10:00 p.m.

            

            5;00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. -- CARNIVAL OPENS - ARM BAND NIGHT

            7:00 p.m.     -- Wee Miss Pageant, South end of the Eldon Harriison Pavilon 

            7:30 p.m.    --- Little Miss, South end of the Eldon Harrison Pavilon

            9:00 p.m.     -- Eldon Harrison Pavilon closes

            9:30 p.m.    --- Livestock Barns close, Lights Out

 

        FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2018

            ALL LIVESTOCK WILL BE SHOWN IN THE ARENA OF THE WEST LIVESTOCK  BARN AND WILL RUN CONTINOUSLY

 THROUGHOUT THE DAY, ALLOWING FOR A LUNCH BREAK, SCHEDULED TIMES ARE APPROXIAMETE.

All Showmanship, Sr. and Jr., will be held following the conclusion of each Division Champion and Reserve Champion Class.

 

           10:00 a.m. ------------------------------------------------Eldon Harriosn Pavilon opens to the public - All Vendors must be in Booths from 1:00 - 10:00 p.m.

            5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Carnival open, ARM BAND NIGHT

            7:00 p.m.   -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Wee Miss Pageant, South end of the Eldon Harrison Pavilon

            7:30 p.m.   ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Princess Contest, South end of the Eldon Harrison Pavilon

            8:00 p.m.   ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Ranch Rodeo, Rodeo Arena, Produced by Bois D'Arc Cowboy Church

           10:00 p.m.  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Eldon Harrison Pavilon and Livestock Barns close, Lights out

 

        SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2018

 

            9:00 a.m.   -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Eldon Harrison Pavilon open to the public

            9:30 a.m.   -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Sign in for Fannin County Youth Rodeo   

           10:00 a.m.  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Fannin County Youth Rodeo, Rodeo Arena

           11:00 a.m. - 12:00. p.m.  -------------------------------Baked Goods Checked in North end of the Eldon Harrison Pavilon, Judging begins at 12:00 p.m.

           12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------SATURDAY CARNIVIAL Session # 1 

        

            4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------SATURDAY CARNIVAL Session # 2

            7:00 p.m.    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Duchess Contest, South end of Eldon Harrison Pavilon

            700 p.m.  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Queen Contest, South end Eldon Harrison Pavilon

            7:30 p.m. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Team Roping, Rodeo Arena

            10:00 p.m.    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Eldon Harrison Pavilon and Livestock Barns closed, lights out

 

         SUNDAY OCTOBER 7, 2018

         1:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.  ------------- ALL CRAFTS, PHOTOGRAPHY, SEWING, AND BAKED GOOD RIBBONS MUST BE 
                                             PICKED  UP!!!  yOU MUST HAVE YOUR CHECKIN RECEIPT!!!  ANY GOODS LEFT WILL BE DISPOSED OF!