The Ralls County Junior Fair kicks off on July 12, with events continuing through Monday, July 16.

The Ralls County Junior Fair kicks off on July 12, with events continuing through Monday, July 16. 

Here’s a look at the schedule:


Thursday, July 12

 5:30 p.m.Meat Exhibitors Must Be Present For An Educational Clinic Until Dismissed By Show Chairman/Meats Check In Following

 6:30 p.m.Registration and Judging of Inside Exhibits

 6:30 p.m.Livestock Barn Set Up


Friday, July 13

8 a.m.Goats and Sheep In Place (Need health papers.) 

8:30 a.m.Royalty Presentation

9 a.m.Exhibit Building Open

9 a.m.Goat Show 

Sheep Show Immediately Following the Goat Show

9 a.m.Public Booths Open (Close at 1 p.m.)

11 a.m.Swine In Place

NoonSwine Show

1:30 p.m.Exhibit Hall Close

5:30 p.m.Cattle In Place

5:30 p.m.Exhibit Hall Open

6:30 p.m.Cattle Show

Sale Set Up At Completion of Show

8 p.m.Exhibit Hall Close


Saturday, July 14

8 a.m.County Shoot Registration at the Corp of Engineers Range

8:30 a.m.County Shoot Begins

3:30 p.m.Exhibit Hall Open

3:30 p.m.Clover Kids Show (In Place by 3:15 p.m.)

3:30 p.m.Rabbits and Poultry In Place

4 p.m.Rabbit Show 

Poultry Show Immediately Following Rabbit Show 

5 p.m.Cats and Dogs In Place

5:30 p.m.Cat Show

Dog Show Immediately Following Cat Show

6:30 p.m.Exhibit Hall Close


Sunday, July 15

Held At Sky View Saddle Club Arena

3:45 p.m.Horses In Place

4 p.m.Fashion Revue and Awards 

5 p.m.Horse Show


Monday, July 16

4 p.m. – 5 p.m.Kids Games

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.4-H Market (Members can sell items they made or grew.)

4:30 p.m.Exhibit Hall Open

4:30 p.m. Pie Contest Registration – Contest starts at 5 p.m.

5 p.m.Auction Items In Place (Except Meats)

6 p.m.Buyers Dinner

6:45 p.m.Meats In Place For Auction

7 p.m.Auction Begins Pictures of sellers and clean up immediately following auction.

7 p.m.Exhibits Released 

Exhibitors sending exhibits to the state fair need to bring a box for travel and packing. Place them with your box on the stage. Don’t pack up tight, will need to be tagged.