2016 Main Schedule

2016 CHELSEA COMMUNITY FAIR SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

  1. All events are subject to change. Please call 475-1270 to verify.
  2. TUESDAY, Fair gates open at noon for general admission. Rides do not begin until 5:00 pm.
  3. All exhibits are open to the public from 10:00 am until 10:00 pm on Wed., Thurs., Fri. and Sat.
  4. Rides and concessions by Mid America Shows every afternoon and evening starting at 1:00 pm.
  5. All Main-Arena events are free admission and open to the public!

SUNDAY, AUGUST 21
Gates open at 9:00 am | Free Admission to Pull

9:00 a.m. – Tractor Dead Weight Pull – Main arena –

9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. – Exhibits entered in Agricultural, Antiques, Baking, Canning, Floriculture, Arts and Photography, Machine Sewing, Needlework

MONDAY, AUGUST 22
Gates open at 9:00 am | Free Admission to Pull

All day, Green exhibit barn closed for judging

9:00 a.m. – Antique Tractor Pull – Main Arena –

4:00 – 8:00 p.m. – All rabbits and poultry to be entered and caged

4:00 – 8:00 p.m. – Entry of horses in horse barn

5:00 p.m. – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Main Gate

6:00 – 8:00 p.m. – Entry of steers, dairy cows and feeder calves in livestock barn

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. –  Exhibits entered in Truck Farmer/Market Gardener/Roadside Stand Class

TUESDAY, AUGUST 23
Gates & Admission fee at 10am | Rides begin at 5:00 pm | Free Admission to Derby

ALL DAY – Nature’s Creation of Life

8:00 a.m.- noon All remaining Livestock to be entered

9:00 a.m. – Judging of Rabbits

11:00 a.m. – Judging of Poultry

Noon – Exhibitor Barn Opens

Afternoon – Horse Show – All Halter, Showmanship & Championship

5:00 – 8:00 p.m. – Colors the Clown

5:30 p.m. – Children’s Parade; Tricycle Pull & Kid’s Day Events in Main Arena

5:30 – 10:30 p.m. – K of C Bingo Tent

6:00 p.m. – Judging of Swine in Multi-Purpose Arena

7:30 p.m. – Chelsea Community Fair Demolition Derby, 3 heats, Truck Derby and Feature

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24
Gates & Admission fee at 10am | Rides start at 1pm

All Day – Youth Horse Show, Senior & Junior Divisions

All Day – Nature’s Creation of Life

9:00 a.m. – Judging of Goats in Multi-Purpose Arena

12:00 p.m. – Judging of Dairy Feeder Calves in Multi-Purpose Arena

2:00 p.m. – Judging of Beef in Multi-Purpose Arena

3:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Colors the Clown

5:00 – 10:00 p.m. – K of C Bingo Tent

6:00 p.m. – Judging of Sheep in Multi-Purpose Arena

7:30 p.m. – Chelsea Community Fair Figure 8 Demolition Derby

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25
Senior Day – 65 & older enter Free | Gates & Admission fee at 10am | Rides start at 1pm

All Day – Youth Horse Show

All Day – Nature’s Creation of Life

10:00 a.m. – Judging of Dairy Cattle in Multi-Purpose Arena

11:00 a.m. – Draft Horse Pull in Main Arena – Lightweight Teams

1:00 p.m. – Kiddies Peddle-Power Tractor Pull in Multi Purpose Arena

3:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Colors the Clown

5:00 – 10:00 p.m. – K of C Bingo Tent

7:00 p.m. – Livestock Auction in Multi-Purpose Arena

7:30 p.m. – Chelsea Community Fair Diesel Shootout Truck Pull

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26
Gates open at 7:45 am for Ladies’ Day – $5.00 entry before noon for ladies | 10:00 am for general admission | Rides start at 1:00 pm

All Day – Youth Horse Show, Contesting Pattern classes

All Day – Nature’s Creation of Life

8:30 a.m. – Ladies Day Program

3:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Colors the Clown

4:00 – 10:00 p.m. – K of C Bingo Tent

7:00 p.m. – Selection of 2016 Fair Queen in Multi-Purpose Arena

7:00 p.m. – Tractor Pulling Contest, Farm Stock, Speed-Pull Weight Transfer Sled Classes

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27
Gates & Admission fee at 10am | Rides start at 1pm

All Day – Nature’s Creation of Life

9:00 a.m. – Youth Horse Show – Fun Day

8:30 a.m. – Compact Tractor Pull – Main Arena

1:00 p.m. – Chelsea Fair Parade

3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Colors the Clown

3:00 – 11:00 p.m. – K of C Bingo Tent

7:00 p.m. – Sweepstakes Showmanship in Multi-Purpose Arena

7:30 p.m.-  4-Wheel and 2-Wheel Drive Pulling Contest Main Arena

FAIR SERVICE CENTER OFFICE HOURS

Thursday, August 4 – 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 11 – 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 21 –  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday, August 22 – Saturday, August 27 – 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 28 – 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.