Pipestone County Fair starts Wednesday
PIPESTONE — The four-day Pipestone County Fair kicks off Wednesday with a calendar full of everything from livestock shows to concerts and more, including such events as cookoffs and tractor parades.
The full schedule for the Pipestone County Fair is as follows:
7-9:30 a.m.: Pre-registered Open Class entries.
8 a.m.: 4-H Swine Show, with FFA Swine Show following.
8 a.m.: 4-H and FFA Horse Show.
9 a.m.: All livestock in place.
10-11 a.m.: Beef Weigh-In.
10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.: 4-H Building Exhibits Judging (garden, agronomy and foods).
11 a.m.-Noon: Goat and Sheep Weigh-In.
2 p.m.: 4-H Poultry Show, with FFA Poultry Show following.3-6 p.m.: Mister Twister4-5 p.m.: Civil War Demonstration4-8 p.m.: Dar’s Pizza Feed by 4-H.5-6 p.m.: Native American Style Flute Music by Bruce Weigle5:30 p.m.: 4-H Cat and Pet Show, with Open Class Pet Show following.7 p.m.: Children’s Pedal Pull10 p.m.: Mandatory Loadout of non-Champion Swine.
Thursday8 a.m.: FFA Dairy Show, with 4-H Dairy Show following.8 a.m.: 4-H and FFA Horse Show.9 a.m.: All livestock in place.1 p.m.: FFA Sheep Show with 4-H Sheep Show following.1 p.m.: Magician Tom Anderson’s Kid’s Magic Show2 p.m.: Krystal Kennels Dog Sled Show.3 p.m.: Native American Style Flute Music by Bruce Weigle4 p.m.: Magician Tom Anderson Heritage Magic Show5 p.m.: Krystal Kennels Dog Sled Show.5-7 p.m.: Pipestone County Beef Producers’ Feed.6 p.m.: F.R.O.G.S. (Four Really Old Guys Singing).7 p.m.: Civil War Demonstration.7:30 p.m.: MN Extreme Bull Riding Tour.
Friday8 a.m.: FFA Beef Show, with Cow/Calf Show (FFA and 4-H) following, followed by 4-H Beef Show.11 a.m.: Krystal Kennels Dog Sled Show.Noon: Native American Style Flute Music by Bruce Weigle.1 p.m.: Civil War Demonstration.2 p.m.: 4-H Rabbit Show, with FFA Rabbit Show following.2 p.m.: Krystal Kennels Dog Sled Show.3:30-5:30 p.m.: Larry Olsen Polka Band4 p.m.: 4-H and FFA Dairy Goats, followed by FFA Goat Show, followed by 4-H Goat Show, followed by Open Jackpot Goat Show.5-7 p.m.: Pipestone County Pork Producers Chop Feed.7:30 p.m.: NTPA Truck and Tractor Pull.
SaturdayAll Day: Pipestone County Fair Rib Cookoff7-9 a.m.: Chris’ Cakes Pancake Feed (all proceeds benefit the 4-H food stand).8 a.m.: Filthy 15 Mud Challenge.9 a.m.: Premier Showmanship.10:30 a.m.: 4-H State Fair Meeting.1 p.m.: Open Draft Horse and Driving Show.1 p.m.: Rib Cookoff Official Judging.3 p.m.: High 48’s Bluegrass Band4:30 p.m.: Antique Tractor Parade5 p.m.: Rib Feed (open to the public while supplies last)6 p.m.: Rib Cookoff Results6:30 p.m.: Extreme Equine Ranch Rodeo8 p.m.: Release of livestock.8 p.m.: Release of Open Class Exhibits.