Fair Sign

Daily Schedule

July 6th-11th 2020


Monday, July 6

FREE GATE ADMISSION


Tuesday, July 7

Dept. J and L Check-In.8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Floral Hall Check-In8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Rabbit Show11:00 am
Carnival Rides5:00 pm
Little Miss, Junior Miss, and Miss Mercer County Fair Queen Pageant7:00 pm

Wednesday, July 8

Junior Sheep Show9:00 am
Junior Dog Obediencecanceled
Carnival Rides12:00 pm
Kids’ Day ($25/person wristband & bike drawing)12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Pedal Tractor Pull (Children 12 and under) (Pavilion by main gate) weight in starts at 1:00 pm2:00 pm
Night of Destruction-Trailer Races7:00 pm

Thursday, July 9

Democrat Day
Senior Citizen’s Day – Seniors Get in the gate for $2

Junior Beef Show9:00 am
Hearing Screening sponsored by the Eliza Lions Club10:00 am
Election of Directors at Front Gate11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Open Sheep Show11:00 am
Mercer County Senior Center Traveling Bingo at Shelter (all ages welcome to play!)Game 1 | 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Game 2 | 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open and Junior Barrow/Market Gilt weigh in3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Carnival Rides5:00 pm
New Windsor Drill Team6:30 pm
Draft Horse Pull7:00 pm
Open Market Lamb Show7:00 pm

Friday, July 10

Republican Day

Open Barrow and Market Gilt Show8:30 am
Open Beef Breeding Show9:00 am
Open Market Beef ShowFollows breeding show
Open Dairy Show9:00 am
Carnival Rides5:00 pm
Illini State Pullers Truck and Tractor Pull6:30 pm
Band at beer garden south of grandstand9ish pm

Saturday, July 11th

Junior Swine Show9:00 am
Junior Goat Show11:00 am
Carnival Rides1:00 pm
Wristband Day ($20/person wristband)1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mercer County Baby Contest1:00 pm
Decorated Diaper ContestFollows baby contest
Baby CrawlFollows baby contest
Talent Contest2:00 pm
Rock Paper Scissors ContestTBA
Demolition Derby6:30 pm
Band at beer garden south of grandstand9ish pm

Daily Events

The Merchants’ Building is open Tuesday through Saturday from Noon to 8 pm.
Check-in occurs on Tuesday in Pumpkin House and judging occurs on Wednesday in Floral Hall.
Pumpkin House is open 6 pm to 8 pm Tuesday and Noon to 8 pm. Wednesday through Saturday.
Floral Hall is open from Noon to 8 pm. Wednesday through Saturday.