Final Day at the Thurston County Fair

first_imgSubmitted by Thurston County FairThere are only two more days of fun for the whole herd at the Thurston County Fair before it closes out another year, but there is still a ton of friends, food and fun to be had on Saturday, August 2 and Sunday, August 3 at the fair.For more information about the fair’s Saturday and Sunday events and other fair entertainment, go to and click on “Daily Events Calendar.”Sunday, Aug. 3Another great year for the Thurston County Fair will come to a close Sunday, August 3, with legendary Christian rocker Bryan Duncan featured in the annual KACS 90.5 FM Sunday Concert at 3 p.m. on the Main Stage. Sunday also features the 4-H Equine Western Games at 8 a.m., and the new Rescue Pet Round Up event where furry friends tall to small will be on parade and available to adopt starting at 10 a.m. at the Hicks Lake Barn.Sunday also features the final Dessert of the Day contest with cupcakes on the menu. Don’t let their small size fool you—it will be a cupcake cage match where only the scrumptious survive. Bring your cupcake contest entries between noon to 2 p.m. to the Thurston Expo Center and get free admission to the fair on Sunday. All entries must include the recipe with contestant’s name, address, and phone number. Final judging begins at 4 p.m. Check the 2014 Exhibitor’s Guide for all of the Dessert of the Day contest rules fair is open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, August 3. (Complete August 3 schedule below.)Sunday, August 3 Thurston County Fair Events8 a.m.4-H Equine Western Games Showmanship Western Games – Andrews Arena9:30 a.m.4-H Small Animal Round Robin Sign Up (Int. & Senior) – Chitty Barn10 a.m.4-H Senior Division Small Animal Round Robin Competition(dog/cat/rabbit/cavy/poultry/pygmy goat/pocket pet) – Chitty Barn4-H Beef Fun Activities – East ArenaRescue Pet Round Up – Hicks Lake Barn, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.Alyssa Graham Band – Main Stage10:30 a.m.Professor Bamboozle – Food Court Stage11 a.m.FFA Round Robin Competition: Traditional followed by Non-Traditional – West Arena4-H Intermediate Division Small Animal Round Robin Competition – Chitty BarnParamount Martial Arts – Main Stage11:30 a.m.4-H Llama Fun Activities – Hicks Lake Barn12 p.m.Kid’s Tractor Pull – Main StageKid’s Games – Heritage Green, noon to 3 p.m.Professor Bamboozle – Food Court StageAwards for 4-H Sr. & Int. Small Animal Round Robin – Benoschek BuildingEnter Cupcake Contest – Thurston Expo Center, noon to 2 p.m.Predators of the Heart – in front of Heritage Hall1 p.m.Tristan & Rachelle – Food Court Stage4-H Dog Groom Squad Competition – Chitty Barn4-H Rabbit & Cavy Costume Contest – Petersen Barn4-H Prettiest Cow Contest (Beef & Dairy) – East Arena1:30 p.m.4-H Large Animal Round Robin sign up (Int. & Senior) – East Arena2 p.m.4-H Cat Cage Decoration Contest Awards – Petersen BarnTaiko Group – Food Court Stage4-H Senior Division Large Animal Round Robin Competition(beef/sheep/swine/goat/dairy/equine/llama) – West & East ArenasKid’s Tractor Pull – Main Stage2:30 p.m.4-H Cat Games – Petersen Barn3 p.m.Predators of the Heart – in front of Heritage HallKACS Sunday Concert featuring Bryan Duncan – Main Stage, 3 to 6 p.m.4-H Intermediate Division Large Animal Round Robin Competition – West & East Arenas3:30 p.m.Evergreen Country Dancers – Food Court Stage4 p.m.Cupcake Final Judging – Thurston Expo Center4-H Dog Costume Contest – Chitty Barn4:30 p.m.Awards for 4-H Sr. & Int. Large Animal Round Robin – Benoschek Building5 p.m.Troupe Rashaad – Food Court Stage4-H Dog Activities – Chitty Barn5:30 p.m.4-H Cat Awards – Petersen BarnGoat Project Meeting & Awards – Willuweit Pavilion6 p.m.4-H Dog Awards – Chitty Barn4-H Goat Project Awards and Farewell – West ArenaProfessor Bamboozle – Food Court Stage4-H Equine Award of Champions – Andrews ArenaPredators of the Heart – in front of Heritage HallKid’s Tractor Pull – Main Stage7 p.m.All Livestock Animal Exhibits Released—Haul Out – Barns8 p.m.Open Class Fine Arts & Photography Released – Sokolik Building4-H Record Books and Still Life Exhibits Released – Benoschek BuildingOpen Class Floral Released – Thurston Expo Center*Food Court Open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.*Carnival Rides Open 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Facebook0Tweet0Pin0last_img

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