Fair Schedule

2021 Draft Schedule. Many items below remain subject to scheduling and final Covid safety precautions as determined by NYS. More changes and additions are coming soon! Click here for a downloadable copy 

2021 Orleans County 4-H Fair Schedule

Monday, July 26, 2021 Opening Day: Gates open at 2:00pm

Midway will not be open.

By 12:00pm Dairy Cattle Received, Must be in by Noon Dairy Cattle Barn
8:00am Senior Council Stand Opens
8:00am-3:00pm Commercial Exhibits in Place
9:00am-1:00pm Orleans County Open Flower Show Entries Accepted Lartz Building
9:00am Cloverbud Horse Show Followed by Walk/Trot Horse Show Carlos Marcello Arena
9:00am Small Animal Department Meeting for all Exhibitors Wachob Building
9:30am Cattle Barn Department Meeting for all Exhibitors Cattle Barn
9:00am Dog Show Grooming and Handling Show Arena
10:00am Goat/Sheep Department meeting for all Exhibitors Livestock Barn
10:30am Market Auction Weigh-In
10:00am-12:00pm Common Garden Vegetables, Market Packages, Cut Flowers, Indoor Gardening, Fruits and Nuts, Plant Collection (Preserved and Scrapbook), Landscape Pictures and Plants, Experiments, Horticulture Methods Judged Trolley Building
11:00am Field Crops Judged Trolley Building
1:00-3:00pm Group Exhibits, Food Preservation, Baked Goods and Visual Arts Judged Trolley Building
3:00pm Fair Official Meeting Fair Office
4:00pm Paid per Car Admission Begins: Special Opening Day $4
4:00 pm Goat Obstacle and Fun classes Show Arena
6:00pm Opening Ceremony, Presentation of Colors by Orleans County Veterans Flag Pole on Ed Center Lawn
6:00pm-7:00pm Ag Stories with Orleans County Libraries (Hoag Library) Lartz Builiding
6:00pm Leader’s Pie Stand Opens
6:00pm Swine Show Show Arena
6:30pm 4-H Clothing Revue Orleans Hub Stage
6:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
6:30pm Mini-Horse Show and Horse Driving Classes and demo Carlos Marcello Arena
6:30pm 4-H Bake Sale. Blue Ribbon Baked Goods Available for a Limited Time. Trolley Building
6:30pm Trolley Building Youth Exhibits Open Trolley Building
7:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
7:00pm Talent Show Orleans HubStage
8:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
9:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
9:00pm Orleans County 4-H Fair $1,000 Karaoke Contest Orleans HubStage
10:00pm Buildings Close

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

8:00am Senior Council Stand Opens
8:00am English Horse Show Carlos Marcello Arena
10:00 am Dog Obedience and Rally Knights Building
10:00am $7 Admission per Car Starts
10:00am All Buildings Open
10:00am Horticulture I.D. Contest Center Stage
12:00pm Leaders’ Pie Stand Opens
11:00-3:00pm Rabbit and Cavy Showmanship Wachob Pavilion
1:00-3:00pm Rabbit and Cavy Knowledge Contest Wachob Pavilion
3:00-10:00pm Main Event Amusements $20 Unlimited Ride Wristbands Midway
4:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
5:00 Beef Cattle Show Show Arena
6:00pm Registration Ends for Small Fry Pedal Tractor Pull Fair Office
6:00pm Rabbit and Cavy Show Costume, Pet and Cloverbud Classes Wachob Pavilion
6:00pm-7:00pm Ag Stories with Orleans County Libraries (Community Free Library) Lartz Building
6:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
7:00pm Rabbit and Cavy Show, Breed Classes Wachob Pavilion
7:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
7:00-7:45pm Down Home Country Cloggers Dance Group Orleans HubStage
8:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
8:30pm Orleans County 4-H Fair $1,000 Karaoke Challenge Orleans HubStage
9:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
10:00pm Buildings Close

Wednesday, July 28, 2021Special Events: Senior Citizen Coffee, Free Coffee for Senior Citizens from 1:00-4:00pm, compliments of the Orleans County 4-H Senior Council

8:00am Senior Council Stand Opens
8:00am English Dressage Horse Show Carlos Marcello Arena
9:00am Poultry Showmanship and Knowledge Contest Wachob Pavilion
10:00am $7 Admission per Car Starts
10:00am All Buildings Open
10:00am Goat Show all classes Show Arena
11:00am-1:00pm Nutrifare Senior Luncheon with the sing-along music of David Marchione (Food will be served at 12:00pm w/ticket) Curtis Pavilion
12:00pm Leader’s Pie Stand Opens
12:00pm Poultry Breed Classes Wachob Pavilion
1:30-3:00pm Bread & Butter Making Demo and Tasting Trolley Building
2:30pm Llama and Alpaca Meet and Greet. Show Arena
3:00-10:00pm Main Event Amusements $20 Unlimited Rides Wristband Midway
3:00pm Fair Official Meeting Fair Office
4:00pm Dairy Cattle Show Show Arena
4:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
3:00pm Dog Knowledge Bowl OrleansHub Stage
5:00pm BBQ Pulled Pork Dinner, Sponsored by Dance Theater. Cost: $9 Curtis Pavilion
6:00pm-7:00pm AITC Youth Ag Education Dairy Bracelets Trolley Building
6:00pm-7:00pm Ag Stories with Orleans County Libraries (Lee-Whedon Memorial Library) Lartz Building
6:00pm Pie Eating and Ice Cream Eating Contests OrleansHub Stage
6:00pm Registration Ends for the Small Fry Pedal Tractor Pull Fair Office
6:00pm Rooster Crowing Contest Wachob Pavilion
6:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
6:30pm Small Fry Pedal Tractor Pull Tractor Pull Course: Fair Office
7:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
8:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
8:30pm Orleans County 4-H Fair $1,000 Karaoke Challenge OrleansHub Stage
9:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
10:00pm Buildings Close
10:00pm Adacent the Carlos Marcello Horse Arena Climbing Contest (Teams must pre-register at the Fair Office) Adacent the Carlos Marcello Horse Arena

Thursday, July 29, 2021

8:00am Senior Council Stand Opens
8:00am Western Dressage Horse Show Carlos Marcello Arena
9:00am Llama and Alpaca Show Show Arena
10:00am $7 Admission per Car Starts
10:00am All Buildings Open
10:00am Wildlife I.D. Contest Log Cabin
12:00pm Leader’s Pie Stand Opens
12:00-6:00pm WNY PRISM, invasive species experts at the flower show Lartz Building
2:00-4:00pm Family and Consumer Science Knowledge Bowl Trolley Building
2:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
2:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
3:00-10:00pm Midway Rides by Main Event Amusements $20 Unlimited Ride Wristband Midway
3:00-8:00pm Red Cross of WNY Blood Drive Education Center
4:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
4:30pm Chicken BBQ Sponsored by Orleans County Cornell Cooperative Extension – No Presale Curtis Pavilion
5:30pm-7:00pm Heritage Windblade STEM Challenge Center Stage
6:00pm Beef Cattle Show Show Arena
6:00pm Registration for Small Fry Pedal Tractor Pull Ends Fair Office
6:00pm-7:00pm Ag stories with Orleans County Libraries (Yates Community Library) Lartz Building
6:00 – 9:30pm Della’s Dream Dogs Agility NY Live Demonstrations Knights Building
6:30pm Small Fry Pedal Tractor Pull Pedal Tractor Course: Fair Office
6:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
7:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
8:00pm Hot Country Liners Dance Group OrleansHub Stage
8:00pm Small Animal Grand Master Information Session Wachob Pavilion
8:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
8:30pm Orleans County 4-H Fair $1,000 Karaoke Challenge OrleansHub Stage
9:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
10:00pm Buildings Close
10:00pm Hay Bale Rolling Contest - Teams of 1-2 ages 16 and up. Register at the fair office by 9:50 PM Adjacent the Carlos Marcello Horse Arena

Friday, July 30, 2021

8:00am Senior Council Stand Opens
8:00am Western and Ranch Horse Show Carlos Marcello Arena
10:00am $7 Admission per Car Starts
10:00am Dog Show Agility and fun classes Knights Building
10:00am All Buildings Open
10:00am Grand Master Showman Workshop Starting in Show Arena
12:00pm Leader’s Pie Stand Opens
12:00-6:00pm WNY PRISM, invasive species experts at the flower show Lartz Building
3:00-10:00pm Main Event Amusements $20 Unlimited Ride Wristband Midway
4:00pm Royalty Questionnaires Due Fair Office
4:00pm Cow Plop Bingo Knights Building
4:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
4:00pm-8:00pm Lions Vision Screenings Ed Center
4:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
5:30pm Classic Car Cruise-In Education Center Lot
5:30pm-7:00pm Heritage Windblade STEM Challenge Center Stage
6:00pm-7:00pm AITC Ag Education Fruit & Veggie Bingo Trolley Building
6:00pm Registration Ends for Small Fry Pedal Tractor Pull Fair Office
6:00pm Large Animal Grand Master Showman Livestock Areas
6:00pm-7:00pm Ag stories with Orleans County Libraries (Bilingual w/ Hoag Library Lartz Building
6:30pm Small Fry Pedal Tractor Pull Pedal Tractor Course: Fair Office
6:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
7:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
8:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
8:30pm Orleans County 4-H Fair $1,000 Karaoke Challenge OrleansHub Stage
9:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
10:00pm Buildings Close
10:00pm Fireworks Show (Rain Date Saturday @ 10:00pm)
10:30pm Hay Bale Rolling Contest - Teams of 1-2 ages 16 and up. Register at the fair office by 9:50 PM Adjacent the Carlos Marcello Horse Arena

Saturday, July 31, 2021

8:00am Senior Council Stand Opens
9:00am Gymkhana Horse Show Carlos Marcello Arena
9:00am-4:00pm Open Llama Show Knights Building
10:00am All Buildings Open
10:30am Cat Show Show Arena
11:10am “Iron Chef” 4-H Youth Cooking Contest Starts Orleans HubStage
12:00pm Small Animal Grand Master Showman Competition Wachob Pavilion
12:00pm Leader’s Pie Stand Opens Davis Building
12:10pm “Iron Chef” 4-H Youth Contest Judging Orleans HubStage
12:00-6:00pm WNY PRISM, invasive species experts at the flower show Lartz Building
1:00pm Registration Ends for Small Fry Pedal Tractor Pull Fair Office
1:00-5:00pm Main Event Amusements $20 Unlimited Ride Wristband (Tickets purchased this block good 1-5 only) Midway
1:30pm Small Fry Pedal Tractor Pull Pedal Tractor Course: Fair Office
4:00pm Awards Ceremony and Crowning of the Fair Royalty Curtis Pavilion
4:00pm-8:00pm Lions Vision Screenings Ed Center
4:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
5:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
6:00pm-7:00pm AITC Ag Education Terrific Tractors: Poems & Games Trolley Building
6:00-10:00pm Main Event Amusements $20 Unlimited Ride Wristband (Tickets purchased this block good 6-10 only) Midway
6:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
6:30pm Market Auction Preview and Reception Show Plex
7:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
7:00pm Orleans County 4-H Market Auction Show Plex
8:30pm Fair Entertainment First Act
9:00pm Fair Entertainment Second Act Lawn South of the Knights Building
8:00pm Orleans County 4-H Fair $1,000 Karaoke Challenge Finals (No Qualifying Round) OrleansHub Stage
10:00pm Buildings Close
10:00pm Hay Bale Rolling Contest - Teams of 1-2 ages 16 and up. Register at the fair office by 9:50 PM Adjacent the Carlos Marcello Horse Arena
10:30pm Hay Bale Rolling Contest Championship – Winners from the week invited to participate. Adjacent the Carlos Marcello Horse Arena

Last updated April 7, 2021