2014 Daily Schedule

 

FRIDAY, August 15, 2014

Creative Arts registration must be received or postmarked

 

THURSDAY, September 11, 2014

Belle Point Quilters Guild to hang quilts

 

MONDAY, September 15, 2014

2:00pm - 6:00pm: Creative arts and educational exhibits check-in

 

THURSDAY, September 18, 2014

9:00am - 8:00pm: Exhibit center setup and check-in

1:00pm - 7:00pm: Horticulture (fruits and vegetables) check-in

 

FRIDAY, September 19, 2014

8:00am - 8:00pm: Market swine, broilers and Pullets check-in

2:00pm - 8:00pm: Market steers, junior beef and junior market lambs check-in

9:00am - 2:00pm: Exhibit Center Setup/Check-in

4:00pm: The Mighty Thomas Carnival opens on the midway

4:00pm - 10:00pm: Independent Midway open, Hedrick’s Exotic Animal Petting Zoo, Expo Center open with Commercial, Creative Arts, Horticulture and Educational Exhibits

4:00pm - Midnight: Unlimited Ride Arm Band Day

5:30pm - 7:30pm: Choctaw Casino Stage performances

9:00pm: Latino Night featuring Polo Urias – Hugh Hardin Arena

 

SATURDAY, September 20, 2014

8:00am: Market Lamb judging – Harper Stadium

9:00am: Junior Breeding Beef judging begins – Harper Stadium, Market Steer classification – Harper Stadium. Arkansas Bred Lamb show will follow the selection of market lamb sale orders.

Noon: The Mighty Thomas Carnival opens on the midway

Noon: Pullets judging

11:00am - 10:00pm: Independent Midway open, Hedrick’s Exotic Animal Petting Zoo, Expo Center open with Commercial, Creative Arts, Horticulture and Educational Exhibits

1:00pm: Broiler judging - Barn 5

5:30pm - 8:00pm: Choctaw Casino Stage performances

8:00pm: All That Remains – Hugh Hardin Arena

 

SUNDAY, September 21, 2014

9:00am: Junior Swine judging begins - Show Barn B

10:00am: Rabbit Show - Junior Auction Barn

Noon - 10:00pm: The Mighty Thomas Carnival and Independent midway open

Noon - 8:00pm: Independent Midway open, Hedrick’s Exotic Animal Petting Zoo, Expo Center open with Commercial, Creative Arts, Horticulture and Educational Exhibits

Noon:  Junior Market Steer judging begins – Harper Stadium Arena

Noon - 10:00pm: Unlimited Ride Arm Band Day

2:00pm: Youth Pageant

4:30pm - 5:30pm: Choctaw Casino Stage performances

6:00pm: Teen/Miss/Senior AR/OK Pageant – Choctaw Casino Stage

 

MONDAY, September 22, 2014

8:00am: Junior Market Goat Show

4:00pm - 10:00pm: Independent Midway open, Hedrick’s Exotic Animal Petting Zoo, Expo Center open with Commercial, Creative Arts, Horticulture and Educational Exhibits

4:00pm: Mighty Thomas Carnival and Independent midway opens

4:00pm - 10:00pm: BUDDY NIGHT – 2 for 1 Unlimited Ride Arm Bands

6:00pm: Junior Livestock Auction - Hugh Hardin Arena

7:00pm: Youth Talent Competition sponsored by The Arkansas CW – Choctaw Casino Stage

 

TUESDAY, September 23, 2014

4:00pm - 10:00pm: Independent Midway open, Hedrick’s Exotic Animal Petting Zoo, Expo Center open with Commercial, Creative Arts, Horticulture and Educational Exhibits

4:00pm - 11:00pm: The Mighty Thomas Carnival and Independent midway open Coupon Discount Day - carnival rides require only 1, 2, or 3 coupons

5:30pm - 8:00pm: Choctaw Casino Stage performances

 

WEDNESDAY, September 24, 2014

Food Day at the Fair – FREE GATE ADMISSION until 5:00pm with one canned good or non-perishable food item – Sponsored by 40/29 News

8:00am - 10:00pm: Independent Midway open, Expo Center open with Commercial, Creative Arts, Horticulture and Educational Exhibits

8:30am: The Mighty Thomas Carnival and Hedrick’s Exotic Animal Petting Zoo opens

9:00am - 4:00pm: All carnival rides reduced by one coupon for kids 18 and under

9:00am - 2:30pm: Children with Special Needs Day

10:00am: 4H Educational Youth Day activities and FFA Youth Day activities – All livestock events in Harper Stadium. All plant events – Hugh Hardin Arena

5:00pm: Open Beef Judging – All Breeds – Harper Stadium

5:30pm - 7:30pm: Choctaw Casino Stage performances

6:00pm: KISR NIGHT – Gate admission only $5.00 from 6:00pm until close

 

THURSDAY, September 25, 2014

8:30am: Open Sheep judging - Barn 9

9:00am - Noon: Judging Floriculture Exhibits – Dairy (Open & Junior) Hugh Hardin

9:00am: Open and Junior Ayrshire judging – Show Barn B

10:30am: Open and Junior Milking Shorthorn judging – Show Barn B

1:00pm: Open and Junior Brown Swiss judging – Show Barn B

2:00pm: Open and Junior Jersey judging – Show Barn B

3:00pm: Open and Junior Holstein judging – Show Barn B

4:00pm: Junior Dairy Showmanship and Senior Dairy Showmanship – Show Barn B

4:00pm - 10:00pm: Hedrick’s Exotic Animal Petting Zoo, Expo Center open with Commercial, Creative Arts, Horticulture and Educational Exhibits

5:00pm: The Mighty Thomas Carnival and Independent midway opens.

COUPON DISCOUNT DAY - carnival rides require only 1, 2, or 3 coupons

5:30pm - 7:30pm: Choctaw Casino Stage performances

7:30pm: Hangin’ Judge Bull Riding Event – Harper Stadium

 

FRIDAY, September 26, 2014

9:00am: National Costwold Breeders

9:00am: Open and Junior Poultry Judging

4:00pm - 10:00pm: Hedrick’s Exotic Animal Petting Zoo, Expo Center open with Commercial, Creative Arts, Horticulture and Educational Exhibits

5:00pm: The Mighty Thomas Carnival and Independent midway opens

5:30pm - 7:30pm: Choctaw Casino Stage performances

8:00pm: Pat Green – Hugh Hardin Arena

 

SATURDAY, September 27, 2014

8:00am: Junior Breeding Sheep Judging - Barn 9

10:00am - 10:00pm: Independent Midway open, Hedrick’s Exotic Animal Petting Zoo, Expo Center open with Commercial, Creative Arts, Horticulture and Educational Exhibits

11:00am: The Mighty Thomas Carnival opens on the midway

11:00am - 6:00pm: Unlimited Ride Arm Band Day

1:00pm: Junior Commercial Heifer judging - Hugh Hardin Arena

5:30pm - 8:00pm: Choctaw Casino Stage performances

6:00pm: Junior Sheep

7:00pm: Rumble on the River Demolition Derby – Harper Stadium

7:30pm: Antique Tractor Pull - Hardin Arena





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