Fair Schedule

Today

8 a.m. – Gates open

8:30 a.m. – Open Horse Show-Halter and English

10 a.m. – Exhibit Buildings open throughout the Fairgrounds, Skerbeck Bros. Carnival opens on the Midway, Miracle of Life Exhibit opens in Miracle of Life Building, Growing UP Foresters Exhibit opens in Miracle of Life Building, Art Club 3-D Interactive Chalk Design in Miracle of Life Building, Cheese Carving Exhibit opens in Miracle of Life Building, Martinez Studio Sand Sculpting at the DNR Pocket Park entrance, U.P. Steam and Gas Village opens

11 a.m. – Junior Market Livestock Sale, Pony Pulling Contest, DNR Pocket Park opens, Antique Car Show in Activities Tent, Car Show voting times (11-1 p.m.)

12 p.m. – BINGO Tent opens, Wallendas’ Circus Incredible next to Activities Tent, Art Club 3-D Chalk Workshop (12-3 p.m.), Whispering Pines opens on Ag/Commercial Row, Chainsaw Carving

12:30 p.m. – Barnyard Review next to Building #10

1 p.m. – Mitchell Marionettes in front of the Grandstand

1:30 p.m. – Wallendas’ Circus Incredible next to Activities Tent

2:30 p.m. – Barnyard Review next to Building #10

3 p.m. – Mitchell Marionettes in front of the Grandstand

4 p.m. – Martinez Studio Sand Sculpting Workshop (4-7 p.m.) at the DNR Pocket Park entrance

4:30 p.m. – Wallendas’ Circus Incredible next to Activities tent

5 p.m. – Barnyard Review next to Building 10, Pony Pulling Contest

5:30 p.m. – Mitchell Marionettes in front of the Grandstand

6 p.m. – UPIR Stock Car Races (doors open at 5 p.m.)

6:30 p.m. – Mitchell Marionettes in front of Grandstand

7 p.m. – Draft Horse Pulling Contest, Wallendas’ Circus Incredible next to Activities tent, Barnyard Review next to Building 10, Bingo Tent closes

10 p.m. – Exhibit Buildings close throughout the Fairgrounds

11 p.m. – Skerbeck Bros. Carnival Closes on the Midway

Sunday, Aug. 17

8 a.m. – Gates open

8:30 a.m. – Open Horse Show Western and Trail

10 a.m. – Exhibit Buildings open throughout the Fairgrounds, Miracle of Life Exhibit opens in the Miracle of Life Building, Growing UP Foresters Exhibit Opens in the Miracle of Life Building, Art Club Interactive 3-D Chalk Design in Miracle of Life Building, Art Club 3-D Chalk Workshop (10-1 p.m.), Martinez Studio Sand Sculpting at the DNR Pocket Park entrance, Cheese Carving Exhibit opens in Miracle of Life Building, U.P. Steam and Gas Village opens

11 a.m. – Skerbeck Bros. Carnival opens on the Midway, DNR Pocket Park opens

12 p.m. – Mitchell Marionettes in front of Grandstand, Wallendas’ Circus Incredible next to Activities Tent, BINGO Tent opens, Whispering Pines opens on Ag/Commercial Row

12:30 p.m. – Barnyard Review next to Building 10

1 p.m. – “Armageddon on Wheels” Demolition Derby in Grandstand (doors open at 12 p.m.)

2 p.m. – Wallendas’ Circus Incredible next to Activities Tent, Barnyard review next to Building #10, Martinez Studio Sand Sculpting Workshop (2-5 p.m.) at the DNR Pocket Park entrance

3:30 p.m. – Barnyard Review next to Building 10

4 p.m. – Wallendas’ Circus Incredible next to Activities Tent, Mitchell Marionettes in front of Grandstand

5 p.m. – Exhibit Buildings close throughout the Fairgrounds, BINGO Tent closes

6 p.m. – Skerbeck Bros. Carnival closes on the Midway, 2014 Upper Peninsula State Fair Closes