Admission Price

Admission includes all daily entertainment, there is no additional charge!
Daily Admission – $10.00
Season Pass – $30.00
Granger Smith feat. Earl Dibbles Jr. concert Arena Floor admission only $10  *Grandstand seating is free.

Fair Food

For our Vanderburgh County Fair Food Booth Schedule and map please click here!

Sunday, July 25

9a 4H Swine Show ~ Livestock Show Barn

Monday, July 26

~ Gates Open at 3:00p ~
8am 4-H Pygmy Goat Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
8am 4-H Dog Obedience ~ Dog Arena
12 noon – 2pm Livestock Barn Olympics ~ Livestock Show Barn
2:30pm ROLLING THUNDER Presenting COLORS ~ Grandstand East
3pm – 10pm All Exhibit Buildings Open to the Public
4pm 4-H Barbecue Contest ~ SIAM
4pm – 4:30pm Battle of the Cupcakes Registration and Set-Up ~ Auditorium
4:30pm – 5:30pm Battle of the Cupcakes Decorating ~ Auditorium
5pm 100th VCF RECEPTION/SOCIAL HOUR w/ 
 Barbershop Harmony
5pm – 11pm All Rides Open
5:45pm Battle of the Cupcakes Award Presentation ~ Auditorium
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kid’s Corner
6pm OFFICIAL 100TH FAIR OPENING ~ Grandstand recognition of
 past officers & volunteers
7:30pm 100TH FAIR QUEEN PAGEANT ~ Grandstand follow Fair Opening
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Tuesday, July 27

~ Senior Citizen’s Day ~
8am 4-H Rabbit Show ~ Small Animal Barn
8am 4-H Meat Goat Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
9am 4-H Horse & Pony English ~ Lower Horse Arena
9am – 3pm Senior Citizen’s Activities ~ Auditorium
9am – 10pm All Exhibit Buildings Open to the Public
10am – 9pm Kid’s Corner Open
11am 4-H Dairy Goat Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
1pm Fun Fair Activity ~ Area West & Below Industrial Bld.
2pm – 6pm Extension Homemaker Quilt Hand Tying
Demonstration ~ Auditorium
4pm – 11pm All Rides Open
5pm 100th VCF TREE RE-DEDICATION & TIME CAPSULE PLACEMENT ~ Y in main road
5pm 4-H Dog Agility ~ Dog Arena
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kid’s Corner
6:30pm BKA Go Kart Races ~ Grandstand
7pm Young Miss Pageant ~ Auditorium
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Wednesday, July 28

~ 4-H DAY ~
8am 4-H Poultry Show ~ Small Animal Barn
9am 4-H Horse & Pony – Halter/Western ~ Horse and Pony Arena
9am 4-H Dairy Show and Showmanship ~ Livestock Show Barn
9am – 10pm All Exhibit Buildings Open to the Public
10am 4-H Llama /Alpaca Show ~ Industrial Building
10am – 9pm Kid’s Corner Open
1pm Fun Fair Activity ~ In Front of Activities Center
3pm 25TH ANNIVERSARY ICE CREAM CRANK OFF ~ Banquet Hall porch
4pm – 11pm All Rides Open
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kid’s Corner
6:30pm 100TH VCF PARADE LED BY PU MASCOT PURDUE PETE starts at Auditorium
8:30pm Granger Smith Concert ~ Grandstand
** Entrance on the dirt track in front of the stage will require a wristband which can be purchased for $10 on Wednesday at 5:30pm
** Entry to the dirt track will be available at 5:30pm after wristband is purchased.
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Thursday, July 29

8am 4-H Beef Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
9am 4-H Horse & Pony – Speed ~ Horse and Pony Arena
9am – 10pm All Exhibit Buildings Open to the Public
9am Kid’s Pedal Tractor Pull Registration ~ Industrial Building
10am – 9pm Kid’s Corner Open
10am Kid’s Pedal Tractor Pull ~ Industrial Building
12pm 4-H Sheep Show ~ Livestock Barn
12 noon – 9pm Bear Hollow Wood Carving Exhibition Co-sponsored by Echo
Power Equipment ~ Grandstand South
1pm Fun Fair Activity ~ In Front of Activities Center
1pm 4-H Scavenger Hunt ~ In front of Activities Center
2pm – 6pm Extension Homemaker Quilt Hand Tying Demonstration ~ Auditorium
3pm – 3:45pm 100TH VCF BIG KID/ADULT PEDAL PULL REGISTRATION ~ Black top in front of Expo Hall
4pm 100TH VCF Big Kid/Adult Pedal Pull $5 per person ages 13-100
4pm – 11pm All Rides Open
6pm TRACTOR PULL REENACTMENT-“JUST LIKE THE OLD DAYS” WALK ON SLED ~ Grandstand
6pm Vanderburgh County Fair Farmers Pull • Hot Farm  • ITPA Truck • Semi • Antique Tractor ~ Grandstand
6pm & 8pm Magic Show ~ Kid’s Corner
7pm – 9:30pm CELEBRATING! *FREE CONCERT WITH ANNABEL WHITLEDGE WITH FREE SNACKS! ~ Lakeside
9:30pm STEAM ENGINE SPARK SHOW ~ SE end of Grandstand
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Friday, July 30

All Day “SALUTE TO THE ROARING 20’S” ~ special surprises all day
8am 4-H Supreme Showmanship Large and Small ~ Livestock Show Barn
9am Versatility Class in Honor of Brianna Patrick ~ Lower Horse Arena
9am 4-H Model Airplane & Rocket Performance ~ Field southeast of Livestock (Horse) Pavilion
9am – 10pm All Exhibit Buildings Open to the Public
10am – 9pm Kid’s Corner Open
11:30am Livestock Auction Buyer’s Meal ~ Banquet Hall
12 noon – 9pm Bear Hollow Wood Carving Exhibition Co-sponsored by Echo Power Equipment • Grandstand South
1pm 4-H Livestock Premium Auction ~ Livestock Show Barn
2pm – 6pm Extension Homemaker Quilt Hand Tying Demonstration ~ Auditorium
4pm – 11pm All Rides Open
4:30pm Antique Machinery Parade ~ Grandstand
6pm Frog Jumping Contest ~ Livestock Show Barn
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kid’s Corner
6:30pm Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League Professional Tractor Pull
7pm Talent Contest • Vocal & Instrumental ~ Auditorium
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Saturday, July 31

 

8am- Garden Tractor Pull – Grandstand
8am – 10am Vanderburgh County Fair Car Show Registration ~ Auditorium Parking Lot
8:30am 4-H Cat Show ~ Auditorium
9am – 9pm All Exhibit Buildings Open to the Public
10am 4-H Horse & Pony Club Costume Classes & Free Fun Show ~ Indoor Horse Arena
10am – 2pm Vanderburgh County Fair Car Show ~ Auditorium Parking Lot
10am – 9pm Kid’s Corner Open
12 noon Talent Contest • Dance, Novelty, Tumbling (Junior Division) ~ Auditorium
12 noon – 9pm Bear Hollow Wood Carving Exhibition Co-sponsored by Echo Power Equipment ~ Grandstand South
1pm Vanderburgh County Fair Car Show Awards
2pm “OLD TYME GAMES” Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest, Apple Peeling Contest, 3 Leg Race, Rolling Pin Throw, and Spouse Callin Contest ~ Location TBA
2pm – 6pm Extension Homemaker Quilt Hand Tying Demonstration ~ Auditorium
2pm – 11pm All Rides Open
3pm Talent Contest • Dance, Novelty, Tumbling (Senior Division) ~ Auditorium
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kid’s Corner
7:30 pm Demolition Derby ~ Grandstand
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.