Admission Price

Admission includes all daily entertainment, there is no additional charge!
Daily Admission – $8.00
Season Pass – $25.00
Joe Diffie / Drake White 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 22

6:30am – 9am Open Swine Weigh-in
7am to 10am- Open Dairy Goat Show Check-in (no entries after 10am accepted.
9:30am Open Swine Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
12pm A.D.G.A. Open Class Dairy Goat Show

Monday, July 23

~ Gates Open at 3:00pm ~
12pm – 2pm Livestock Barn Olympics ~ Livestock Show Barn
3pm – 10pm All Exhibit Buildings Open to the Public
4pm 4-H Barbecue Contest ~ SIAM
4pm 4-H & Open Pygmy Goat Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
4pm – 4:30pm Battle of the Cupcakes Registration and Set-Up ~ Auditorium
4:30pm 4-H Dog Show ~ Commercial Building
4:30pm – 5:30pm Battle of the Cupcakes Decorating ~ Auditorium
5pm – 11pm All Rides Open
5pm – 9pm Kid’s Corner Open
5:45pm Battle of the Cupcakes Award Presentation ~ Auditorium
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kid’s Corner
6:30pm BKA Cart Racing ~ Grandstand
7pm Official Fair Opening ~ Auditorium
Fair Queen Pageant (Will follow Fair Opening) ~ Auditorium
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Tuesday, July 24

SENIOR CITIZEN’S DAY
8am 4-H Rabbit Show ~ Small Animal Barn
9am 4-H Boer Goat Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
9am 4-H Horse & Pony Contest & Speed Events ~ Lower Horse Arena
9am – 12pm Extension Homemaker “Sweet Dreams” Demonstration ~ Auditorium
9am – 3pm Senior Citizen‟s Activities ~ Auditorium
9am – 10pm All Exhibits Buildings Open to the Public
10am – 9:00pm Kid‟s Corner Open
11:30am Open Rabbit Show (Registration at 11 am) ~ Small Animal Barn
12pm – 4-H Dairy Goat Show ~ Livestock Show Barn ~
12pm – 4pm Extension Homemaker “Bow Wow Blankets” Demonstration ~ Auditorium
1pm 4-H Watermelon Relay ~ Area West & Below Industrial Bld.
4pm – 11pm All Rides Open
6pm 4-H Dog Agility ~ South of Outdoor Horse Arena
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kid’s Corner
7pm Young Miss Pageant ~ Auditorium
7pm 4-H Dairy Showmanship Contest ~ Livestock Show Barn
7pm 3 Bar J Rodeo presented by Harrison College ~ Grandstand
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Wednesday, July 25

~ 4-H DAY ~
8am 4-H & Open Poultry Show ~ Small Animal Barn
9am 4-H Horse & Pony – Halter/Western Riding Classes ~ Livestock (Horse) Pavilion
9am 4-H, Open, & District Dairy Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
9am – 10pm All Exhibits Buildings Open to the Public
9am – 11am Mini 4-H Day Camp “Green Group” ~ Auditorium
9am – 12pm Extension Homemaker “Blue Ribbon Canning” Demonstration ~ Auditorium
10am – 9:00pm Kid‟s Corner Open
12pm – 4pm Extension Homemaker”Not Your Teachers Chalk” Demonstration ~ Auditorium
1pm – 3pm Mini 4-H Day Camp “Clover Group” ~ Auditorium
1pm 4-H Balloon Toss & Bubble Gum Blowing Contest ~ In Front of Activities Center
4pm – 11pm All Rides Open
5pm 4-H Llama /Alpaca Show ~ Industrial Building
6pm 4-H Swine Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kid’s Corner
6:30pm 4-H Parade ~ Begins and Ends at Auditorium
7pm Little Miss & Mister Contest ~ Auditorium
7:00pm Joe Diffie / Drake White Concert- Grandstand
Grandstand Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Thursday, July 26

9am 4-H Horse & Pony – English Halter/English Classes ~ Lower Horse Arena
9am 4-H Beef Show • Livestock Show Barn
9am – 10pm All Exhibits Buildings Open to the Public
9am – 11am Mini 4-H Day Camp “Green Group” ~ Auditorium
9am – 12pm Extension Homemaker “Spice of Life” Demonstration~ Auditorium
9am Kid‟s Pedal Tractor Pull Registration ~ Industrial Building
10am Kid‟s Pedal Tractor Pull ~ Industrial Building
10am – 9:00pm Kid‟s Corner Open
12pm – 9pm Bear Hollow Wood Carving Exhibition Co-sponsored by Echo Power Equipment ~ Grandstand South
12pm – 4pm Extension Homemaker “Quilts of Valor” Demonstration ~ Auditorium
1pm 4-H Pie & Watermelon Eating Contest ~ Banquet Hall Pavilion
1pm – 3pm Mini 4-H Day Camp “Clover Group” ~ Auditorium
1pm 4-H & Open Sheep Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
3pm 4-H Scavenger Hunt ~ In front of Activities Center
3pm Ice Cream Crank-off ~ Banquet Hall Pavilion, Entry Fee
4pm – 11pm All Rides Open
6pm Vanderburgh County Fair Farmers Pull – Classes: Hot Farm, Garden Tractor, ITPA Truck, Semi and Antique Tractor ~ Grandstand
6pm – 8pm Llama/Alpaca Fun Night ~ Industrial Building
6pm & 8pm Magic Show ~ Kid’s Corner
6:30pm Tiny Tots Contest ~ Auditorium
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Friday, July 27

8am 4-H Supreme Showmanship ~ Livestock Show Barn
9am – 10pm All Exhibit Buildings Open to the Public
9am Versatility Class in Honor of Brianna Patrick ~ Lower Horse Arena
9am 4-H Model Airplane & Rocket Performance ~ Field South east of Livestock (Horse) Pavilion
9am – 11am Mini 4-H Day Camp “Green Group” ~ Auditorium
9am – 12 noon Extension Homemaker “Yard Ornaments at their Best” Demonstration ~ Auditorium
10am – 9pm Kid‟s Corner Open
11:30am Livestock Auction Buyer’s Meal ~ Livestock Show Barn
12pm – 4pm Extension Homemaker “Key Keepers” Demonstration ~ Auditorium
12pm – 9pm Bear Hollow Wood Carving Exhibition Co-sponsored by Echo Power Equipment ~ Grandstand South
1pm 4-H Livestock Premium Auction ~ Livestock Show Barn
1pm – 3pm Mini 4-H Day Camp “Clover Group” ~ Auditorium
4pm – 11pm All Rides Open
5pm Antique Machinery Parade ~ Grandstand
6pm Frog Jumping Contest ~ Livestock Show Barn
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kid’s Corner
7pm Talent Contest, Vocal & Instrumental ~ Auditorium
7pm Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League Professional Tractor Pull
7:30pm Little Farmers Pet Parade ~ Livestock Show Barn
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.

Saturday, July 28

8am Open Sheep Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
8am – 10am Vanderburgh County Fair Car Show Registration ~ Auditorium Parking Lot
8:30am 4-H Cat Show ~ Auditorium
9am -12 noon Extension Homemaker “Christmas in July” Demonstration ~ Auditorium
9am – 9pm All Exhibits Buildings Open to the Public
10am 4-H Horse & Pony Club Costume Classes & Free Fun Show ~ Indoor Horse Arena
10am – 3pm Vanderburgh County Fair Car Show ~ Auditorium Parking Lot
10am – 9pm Kid’s Corner Open
11am Open Beef Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
12pm – 9pm Bear Hollow Wood Carving Exhibition Co-sponsored by Echo Power Equipment ~ Grandstand South
12pm Talent Contest: Dance, Novelty, Tumbling (Junior Division) ~ Auditorium
12pm – 4pm Extension Homemaker “Know Your Labels” Demonstration ~ Auditorium
2pm – 11pm All Rides Open
3pm Open Boer Goat Show ~ Livestock Show Barn
3pm Talent Contest: Dance, Novelty, Tumbling (Senior Division) ~ Auditorium
4pm 4-H Club Cook Out ~ Centercreek Playground
6pm 4-H Parade of Champions ~ Grandstand
6pm Miss Golden Pageant ~ Auditorium
6pm & 8pm Comedy Illusionist ~ Kids Corner
7:30pm Demolition Derby ~ Grandstand
Grounds closing time will be announced one half-hour before closing.