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Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show

March 2, 2017 - March 7, 2017

ALACHUA COUNTY YOUTH FAIR & LIVESTOCK SHOW TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS MARCH 2, 2017 – MARCH 7, 2017 Thursday March 2, 2017 10:00 am Campers can start checking in Gate 4 5:00 – 7:00 pm Steer Weigh-in Gate 5 5:00 – 8:00 pm Check in, All Beef, Dairy, All Goats Gate 5 10:00 pm All Gates Closed & Locked Friday, March 3, 2017 7:00 am Gates Open Gate 4 & 5 7:00 am – 11:00 am Swine Weigh-in Gate 5 9:00 am – 11:00 am Exhibitor Check in (Exhibitor Packets & Numbers) Barn 9:00 am – 11:00 am Record book check in Exhibit Hall 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Rabbit check in Exhibit Hall 12:00 pm Exhibitor Meeting Barn 1:00 pm Edible Art Contest & Muffin Bake Off Exhibit Hall 2:00 pm Club Hay Bale Decorating Contest Barn 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Market Goat Show/Breeding Goat/Showmanship Exhibit Hall 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Poultry check in Exhibit Hall 5:30 pm Celebrity Show Barn 6:00 pm Beef Breeding Show (Heifer, Bull , Mature Cow) Barn 6:00 pm Poultry Judging Exhibit Hall 8:00 pm Exhibit Hall Closed 8:00 pm Club Hay Bale Decorating Exhibit opens Exhibit Hall 10:00 pm All Gates Closed & Locked Saturday, March 4, 2017 7:00 am Gates Open Gates 4 & 5 8:00 am Table Decorating Contest (must be complete by 8:00 pm) Exhibit Hall 8:30 am Livestock Judging Check in Barn 9:00 am Livestock Judging Contest Barn 9:00 am Rabbit Show Exhibit Hall 9:30 am Bottle Rocket Launch Exhibit Hall 11:00 am Robotics Demonstration Exhibit Hall 12:30 pm Goat Skill-A-Thon Exhibit Hall 1:00 pm Dog Show Exhibit Hall 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Dairy Fitting & Grooming Barn 4:00 pm Steer Show Barn 6:00 pm Swine Show Barn 8:00 pm Exhibit Hall Closed 10:00 pm All Gates Closed & Locked Sunday, March 5, 2017 7:00 am Gates Open Gate 4 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Beef Showmanship Barn 1:00 pm Hobbies & Collections Exhibit Hall 1:00 pm Rabbit Judging & Showmanship Exhibit Hall 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Dairy Heifer Show Barn 3:00 pm Dairy Goat Show Exhibit Hall 3:00 pm Goat Agility Exhibit Hall 4:00 pm Poultry Skill-a-Thon Exhibit Hall 4:00 pm Small Pet Show Exhibit Hall 5:00 pm Swine Showmanship Barn 10:00 pm All Gates Closed & Locked Monday, March 6, 2017 7:00 am Gates Open Gate 4 9:30 am – 12:00 pm School Tours Exhibit Hall 12:30 pm Poultry Release Exhibit Hall 1:00 pm Cattleman’s Contest Exhibit Hall 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Exhibits Released Exhibit Hall 2:00 pm Swine Sense Exhibit Hall 3:00 pm Beef Grooming Contest Barn Beef Cattle released after grooming contest 10:00 pm All Gates Closed & Locked Tuesday, March 7, 2017 7:00 am Gates Open Gate 4 11:30 am – 12:45 pm Buyers Luncheon Exhibit Hall 1:00 pm Market Animal Sale Barn 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm 4-H Exhibits Released Exhibit Hall Tuesday March 21, 2017 5:00 pm *Non-Livestock Awards – County Council Meeting to Follow* Extension Office

Venue

Youth Fair and Livestock Show Assoc.
2800 NE 39th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32609 United States
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Phone:
352-955-2402
Website:
http://alachua.ifas.ufl.edu/agriculture/youth_fair/
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