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August 14-24, 2014, will be the 118th Annual Humboldt County Fair in Ferndale, California

DAILY SCHEDULE

Everyone Admitted Free:
MONDAY, AUGUST 18

Seniors' Day:
FRIDAY, AUGUST 15

Kids' Day:
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20

Pierson's Day (Free Racing Admission)
FRIDAY, AUGUST 22

Subject to change without notice.

preview: WEDNEsday, august 13

livestock

8 am-7 pm    
Grounds open for youth livestock
12-6 pm        
Youth rabbits in place
12-6 pm        
Youth poultry in place
12-8 pm        
Wristbands sold
1-7 pm          
Weigh in SHEEP, SWINE, MARKET GOATS, TURKEYS (CHICKENS Thurs am in Poultry Barn)
5-7 pm          
Weight in MARKET BEEF
6 pm
Hamburger feed and pie auction – Dairy Judging Pavilion

Gala Preview of Fine Arts & Flowers:

Ferndale Garden Club hosts a fundraiser for special awards and scholarships. Live music; wine and hors d’oeuvres served; commemorative goblet for the first 100 guests. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fine Arts/Red Barn building and Flower Hall. (Gala guests are welcome to attend concurrent fine art and photography critiques.) $15 each or 2 for $25 (requested donation). 707-786-9185

Gala Preview of Fine Arts & Flowers

opening day: THURsday, august 14

Opening Ceremony:

Begins at 10:45 a.m. Supervisor Rex Bohn leads parade through the midway highlighting the "Bounty of the County," from atop a camel. Mad River Community Honor Guard 11:30 am at Friendship Square.

Date Night: Happy hour at 5 p.m., free flower for first women on date, date night specials at the concessions and carnival

Entry deadline for Aug. 21 mini-rodeo

free entertainment

Sea Lion Splash Show

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Mad Chad the Chainsaw Juggler: 12, 2, 4 pm
Music by Ukeleleians, 1:30 & 3:30 pm, Midway Stage
Evening Concert: Chad Bushnell, 5:30 pm

 

Mad Chad

Friendship Square

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11:30am – Opening ceremony with the Mad River Community Honor Guard
12:45pm – American Music Elizabeth Marshall
2pm – Music with David Sanchez
3:15pm – The Fogliners
4:30pm – Music with David Sanchez & Elizabeth Marshall

pay activities

Oliver Livestock Camel Rides

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

at the racetrack

Simulcast only.
East Coast Races:

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

ENERGY UPGRADE CALIFORNIA -- Information on how you can manage your energy use with a full range of no and low cost ways to reduce energy, understand your rates, manage your daily usage with your smart meter, and consider a variety of clean energy options like solar panels and hot water systems. We will help you understand these options and direct you to utility and local government programs, financing and rebates, including income-qualified programs.

 

Media Sponsor:
KJNY, KMDR, The Edge

The Edge logo

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

TBA: Beef Carcass Contest
8 am       
Dairy showmanship, 4-H first, FFA to follow
9 am             
Youth rabbit showmanship in Rabbit Barn
10 am           
4-H market swine show – showmanship first – in Covered Arena
11 am     
Registered and grade Dairy heifers in Dairy Judging Pavilion
11 am           
Youth rabbit show in Rabbit Barn
1 pm             
FFA market swine show – showmanship first – followed by breeding Swine – Covered Arena
3:30 pm  
Registered and grade Dairy cows in Dairy Judging Pavilion
4 pm       
Pygmy, market & youth open goats shows – All showmanship first – in Covered Arena
6 pm       
Lead Contest for Beef, Swine, Sheep and Market Goats in Dairy Judging Pavilion

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Friday, August 15: seniors' day

62+ admitted free

horses break from the starting gate

free Entertainment

Sea Lion Splash Show

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Mad Chad the Chainsaw Juggler: 12, 2, 4 pm
Music by Mark Hays, 1:30 & 3:30 pm, Midway Stage
Evening Concert: John DeMello Band, 5:30 pm

 

Friendship Square

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11:30am – Music with Bill & Don
12:45pm – Redwood Performing Company
2pm – Humboldt County Kitchen-Aires
3:15pm – High Performance K-Nine Demo
4:30pm – Musical Family Favorites Wes & Elizabeth Marshall

pay activities

Zip it Up Mobile Zip Line

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

at the racetrack

post times

East Coast Races: 10 am.
Humboldt County Fair: 2:07 pm
Golden Gate Fields: 3:45
Del Mar: 4 pm

HIPPITY HOP CONTEST

F ollowing the 4th race of the day.
Enter at the Information Booth
Check-in at the information booth during the 3rd race
Sponsored by
Hoppys FroYo

Lions International

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

ENERGY UPGRADE CALIFORNIA -- Information on how you can manage your energy use with a full range of no and low cost ways to reduce energy, understand your rates, manage your daily usage with your smart meter, and consider a variety of clean energy options like solar panels and hot water systems. We will help you understand these options and direct you to utility and local government programs, financing and rebates, including income-qualified programs.

 

Media Sponsor:
Bicoastal Media

Bicoasta lMedia

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

8:30 am         
4-H market sheep show – showmanship first – in Covered Arena
9 am             
Youth poultry show in Poultry Barn
12:30 pm       
FFA market sheep show – showmanship first – in Covered Arena
FFA feeder sheep (under 99 lbs) show to follow
1 pm             
Youth poultry showmanship in Poultry Barn
2 pm
Dairy Doe Show & BBQ – showmanship first – in Dairy Judging Pavilion
3 pm
Youth Breeding sheep show in Covered Arena
4:30 pm
Market beef show – 4-H showmanship/market first – followed by FFA – in Covered Arena; Breeding beef show in Covered Arena
7:30 pm
Small Animal Round Robin in Dairy Judging Pavilion

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

 

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Saturday, August 16

free Entertainment

Sea Lion Splash Show

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pM
Mad Chad the Chainsaw Juggler: 12, 2, 4 pm
Belly Dancers, 1:30 & 3:30 pm, Midway Stage
Evening Concert: Falling Rock, 5:30 pm

Mad Chad

Friendship Square

TAKE A PICTURE WITH BIGFOOT!
11:30am – Mike & Julie Robinson
12:45pm – The Fogliners
2pm – Celtic Musicians
3:15pm – Eureka Brass

pay activities

Bobble Lagoon

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

at the racetrack

post times

East Coast Races: 10 am.
Humboldt County Fair: 2:07 pm
Golden Gate Fields: 1:15
Del Mar: 2 pm

HIPPITY HOP CONTEST

F ollowing the 4th race of the day.
Enter at the Information Booth
Check-in at the information booth during the 3rd race
Sponsored by
Hoppys FroYo

Lions International

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

ENERGY UPGRADE CALIFORNIA -- Information on how you can manage your energy use with a full range of no and low cost ways to reduce energy, understand your rates, manage your daily usage with your smart meter, and consider a variety of clean energy options like solar panels and hot water systems. We will help you understand these options and direct you to utility and local government programs, financing and rebates, including income-qualified programs.

 

Media Sponsor:
North Coast Journal

North Coast Journal

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

9 am
Mandatory dairy doe auction exhibitor’s meeting
11 am
Dairy Heifer Auction in Dairy Judging Pavilion
Dairy Doe Auction – following Dairy Heifer Auction – in Dairy Judging Pavilion
1 pm
Mandatory Youth livestock auction seller’s meeting in Covered Arena
3 pm
Jim Gupton Veggie Auction in Dairy Judging Arena
4 pm
Youth tractor contest – written exam followed by skill test – in Livestock Office
6 pm
Round Robin – FFA followed by 4-H – in Covered Arena

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

 

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Sunday, August 17:
Junior Livestock Auction Day

 

free Entertainment

Sea Lion Splash Show

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Mad Chad the Chainsaw Juggler: 12, 2, 4 pm
Jeff Speakman’s Kenpo Humboldt Martial Arts School, 1:30 & 3:30 p.m.
Evening Concert: Striped Pig Stringband, 5:30 pm

Friendship Square

TAKE A PICTURE WITH BIGFOOT!
9:30am – non-denominational church service
11:30am – True Gospel Singers
12:45pm – Sound Doctrine
3pm – Humboldt County Kitchen-Aires
4pm – Elizabeth Maybee & Dave Sanchez

pay activities

Krazy Bike

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

at the racetrack

post times

East Coast Races: 10 am.
Humboldt County Fair: 2:07 pm
Golden Gate Fields: 1:15
Del Mar: 2 pm

HIPPITY HOP CONTEST

F ollowing the 4th race of the day.
Enter at the Information Booth
Check-in at the information booth during the 3rd race
Sponsored by
Hoppys FroYo

Lions International

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

ENERGY UPGRADE CALIFORNIA -- Information on how you can manage your energy use with a full range of no and low cost ways to reduce energy, understand your rates, manage your daily usage with your smart meter, and consider a variety of clean energy options like solar panels and hot water systems. We will help you understand these options and direct you to utility and local government programs, financing and rebates, including income-qualified programs.

Media Sponsor: KMUD
KMUD Redwood Community Radio

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

11 am
Youth livestock auction barbecue
1 pm
Youth Livestock Auction
3 pm
Release cows
6 pm
Release all other livestock & poultry

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Monday, August 18

FREE admission

County Bounty Days:
Local Market Day, featuring music by Lindsey Battle

Bring your shopping bags to purchase locally grown vegetables, locally made products, organic products. Talk to Humboldt Made producers, sample their wares. Noon-6pm, Grandstand area

free Entertainment

Sea Lion Splash Show

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Mad Chad the Chainsaw Juggler: 12, 2, 4 pm
Music by Pete and Angel, 1:30 & 3:30 pm, Midway Stage
Evening Concert: Sweet Soul, 5:30 pm

Friendship Square

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11:30am – Vincent Day
12:45pm – The Lost Coasters
2pm – Humboldt County Kitchen-Aires
3:15pm – Otto Knobetter
4:30pm – TBA

pay activities

petting zoo

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

BIG AL, THE GIANT FLORIDA GATOR

No racing today.

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

 

Media Sponsor: suddenlink
suddenlink

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

Changeover day. Demonstration livestock available for viewing.

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Tuesday, August 19

County Bounty Days:
Humboldt Outdoors Day, featuring music by M Notes

Backpacking, kayaking, fishing, hunting...Come explore all that Humboldt has to offer. Watch mule packing demonstrations. Meet local running and fitness groups. It’s the 150th anniversary of the California Park Services. Humboldt Outdoors will feature everything outdoors that enables all of us to enjoy the natural beauty of Humboldt County. Noon-6pm, Grandstand area

free Entertainment

Sea Lion Splash Show

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Extreme Parrot Show: 12, 2, 4 pm
Roaming Act: Magic Fun With People - Shawn Eric
Music by Hugh Gallagher, 1:30 & 3:30 pm, Midway Stage
Evening Concert: Boomsauii, 5:30 pm

Extreme Parrots

Friendship Square

TAKE A PICTURE WITH BIGFOOT!
11:30am – Mark Noyes, Country Crooner & Shaha Eden, Vocalist Extraordinaire
12:45pm – Craig Lemster
2pm – Surprise Combo Group
3:15pm – Northern Humboldt Sled Dog Team
4:30pm – TBA

pay activities

petting zoo

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

No racing today.

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

 

Media Sponsor:

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

Changeover day. Demonstration livestock available for viewing.
noon-7 pm
Dairy goats, Boer goats sheep in place
noon-7 pm
Poultry in place
noon-7 pm
Wristbands available

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Wednesday, August 20: KIDS' DAY

AGES 12 AND YOUNGER ADMITTED FREE

FREE face painting by GIRL FRIDAY for 4 hours on August 20 between noon and 4 pm

County Bounty Days:
Firefighters & First Responders Celebration Day

Come cheer on firefighters and first responders from all over the county during our Historic Fire Truck mini-parade featuring beautifully restored historical fire trucks and apparatus. Displays and demonstrations will all be part of a colorful, fun day. See the latest in equipment and techniques. Antique fire engine parade on Midway at noon.
Firefighters' celebration, noon-6pm, Grandstand area. 

personal appearance by
World Champion Racing Driver Mario Andretti
MARIO ANDRETTI LIVE AT THE HUMBOLDT COUNTY FAIR!
4-6 p.m. on the Midway Stage
1,000 commemorative tins for the first 1,000 attendees!

Sponsored by Shell and the Fuel Rewards Network

 

free Entertainment

Sea Lion Splash Show

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Extreme Parrot Show: 12, 2, 3:30 pm
Roaming Act: Magic Fun With People - Shawn Eric
Ferndale Music Co. & All-Star Kids, 11:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m., Midway Stage
Evening Concert: Uptown Kings, 6 pm

Extreme Parrots

Friendship Square

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11:30am – The Gallery Beatz
12:45am – Humbodlt County Kitchen-Aires
2pm – All Luv Us
3:15pm – Vocalist Mike Gibbs
4:30pm – All Luv Us

pay activities

Pony Rides

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

at the racetrack

Simulcast only.

post times

East Coast Races: 10 am.
Del Mar: 2 pm

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

 

Media Sponsor:
KAEF and FOX28

kaef

KBVU Fox 28

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

8 am-1 pm
Dairy cattle and beef cattle in place
8 am-1 pm
Wristbands available
1 pm
Boer goat show – in Sheep Barn Show Arena
6 pm
Sheep show – in Sheep Barn Show Arena

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Thursday, August 21

County Bounty Days:
Western Roundup

We’ve rounded up Humboldt’s cowgirls and cowboys for an exciting bull riding, lasso twirling time. A professional Bull O’Rama will highlight the day, plus a lively Western BBQ Cook-Off. Check out the special animal scramble and mutton busting fun for the kids. Come celebrate Humboldt’s rich western heritage.
BOUNTY CHALLENGE BBQ judging at noon (OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM)
Mini Rodeo under the grandstands, 12 to 6 pm

free Entertainment

Sea Lion Splash Show

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Extreme Parrot Show: 12, 2, 4 pm
Roaming Act: Magic Fun With People - Shawn Eric
Music by Tony Roach, 1:30 & 3:30 pm, Midway Stage
Evening Concert: Dr. Squid, 5:30 pm

Magician Shawn Eric

Friendship Square

TAKE A PICTURE WITH BIGFOOT!
11:30am – Original Tunes with Hugh Gallagher
12:45pm – Live Raptor Presentation
2pm – Emerald Coast Irish Dancers
3:15pm – The Mill
4:30pm – The Fogliners

Pay activities

Zip it Up Mobile Zip Line targets

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

at the Races

Simulcast only.

post times

East Coast Races: 10 am.
Golden Gate Fields: 1:15
Del Mar: 2 pm

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

 

Media Sponsor:
Lost Coast Communications
Lost Coast Communications

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

9 am  
Open dairy goat show #1 – youth showmanship first – in Covered Arena

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Friday, August 22: Pierson's Day

FREE RACING ADMISSION

free Entertainment

Extreme Parrots

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Extreme Parrot Show: 12, 2, 4 pm
Roaming Act: Magic Fun With People - Shawn Eric
Music by Indigo Hillbillies, 1:30 & 3:30 pm, Midway Stage
Evening Concert: Steel Standing, 5:30 pm

Magician Shawn Eric

Friendship Square

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11:30am – Fine Lace & Leather
12:45pm – Flips for Kids
2pm – The Lab Band
3:15pm – Hog Calling Contest
4:30pm – Fine Lace & Leather

pay activities

Bobble Lagoon

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

at the racetrack

Pierson Building Center

post times

East Coast Races: 10 am.
Humboldt County Fair: 3:07 pm
Golden Gate Fields: 3:45
Del Mar: 4 pm

HIPPITY HOP CONTEST

F ollowing the 4th race of the day.
Enter at the Information Booth
Check-in at the information booth during the 3rd race
Sponsored by
Hoppys FroYo

Lions International

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

 

Media Sponsor: KBAE
KBAE, 95.5

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

9 am  
Open dairy goat show #2 – youth showmanship first – in Covered Arena

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

saturday, August 23: jockey club day

Ferndale Jockey Club

The day’s activities will include the oldest and original fundraiser, the 8 a.m. Jockey Club Breakfast, the popular Ladies' Hat Day at the Races with guest emcee Guy Fieri, and the annual Jockey Club Race. Ladies' Hats winners announced after the 7th race. Guy Fieri, emcee

free Entertainment

Sea Lion Splash Show

Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Extreme Parrot Show: 12, 2, 4 pm
Roaming Act: Magic Fun With People - Shawn Eric
Ferndale Repertory Theatre Musical Revue, 1:30 & 3:30 pm, Midway Stage
Evening Concert: Mother Lode, 5:30 pm

Extreme Parrots

Friendship Square

TAKE A PICTURE WITH BIGFOOT!
11:30am – Summers Scottish Fiddlers
12:45pm – Academy Fiddlers
2pm – Emerald Coast Irish Dancers
3:15pm – Summers Scottish Fiddlers
4:30pm – Country Grace

pay activities

camel ride

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

at the racetrack

Ladies Hat Day

3RD ANNUAL LADIES' HAT DAY AT THE RACES

hosted by Ferndale Jockey Clubsponsored by Cher-Ae Heights Casino

post times

East Coast Races: 10 am.
Humboldt County Fair: 2:07 pm
Golden Gate Fields: 1:15
Del Mar: 2 pm

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

Media Sponsor:
Mad River Union

Mad River Union

Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

9 am
Adult dairy cow show – in Dairy Judging Pavilion
10 am
Open beef cattle – in Covered Arena
10 am
Adult poultry judging

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Closing Day: SUNDAY, AUGUST 24

Hispanic Heritage Day

free Entertainment

mariachi

Strolling the Grounds: Mariachi Musicians, 3-7 pm
Sea Lion Splash Show: 1, 3, 5 pm
Roaming Act: Magic Fun With People - Shawn Eric
Folk Dancers on the Midway Stage

Magician Shawn Eric

Friendship Square

TAKE A PICTURE WITH BIGFOOT!
9:30am – non-denominational church service
11:30am – Mark Noyes, Country Crooner & Shaha Eden, Vocalist Extraordinaire
12:45pm – Bayside Brass Quintet
5pm – Lucha Libre Wrestlers: High-spirited Mexican Wrestling Spectacle
features exciting aerial maneuvers and extraordinary acrobatics. Flamboyant masked warriors compete on stage for 90 minutes.

Lucha Libre Wrestlers
Back by Popular Demand!

pay activities

camel rider

Zip it UP Mobile Line: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Oliver Livestock Camel Rides: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Bobble Lagoon: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Krazy Bike: 11 am-9 pm, Midway
Petting Zoo: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Pony Rides: 11 am-6 pm, Livestock Area
Big Al, The Giant Florida Gator: 11 am-9 pm, Midway

at the racetrack

post times

East Coast Races: 10 am.
Humboldt County Fair: 2:07 pm
Golden Gate Fields: 1:15
Del Mar: 2 pm

HIPPITY HOP CONTEST

F ollowing the 4th race of the day.
Enter at the Information Booth
Check-in at the information booth during the 3rd race
Sponsored by
Hoppys FroYo

Lions International

TIRED?

Look for the Fair's People Mover in the parking area at the fair if you'd like a ride to and from the front gate

Media Sponsor:
The Times-Standard

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Livestock Gate "D" opens at 8 a.m. All other gates open at 11 a.m. Exhibit halls are open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Carnival Discount:
Pay-One-Price Wristband. On sale until 7 p.m., applicable from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Today in:

livestock

WOOL GROWERS DAY

8-10 am
Open rabbits in place      
10 am
Open rabbit carrying cage show
Noon
Fleece to Fabric Demonstration outside Belotti Hall
3 pm
Release dairy cows & beef cattle
5 pm
Release all other livestock

HOME ARTS

Handmade items, baked goods
Belotti Hall closes at 7 p.m. today

Hindley Hall Commercial Building

Commercial Exhibits
Tsunami Room
Slot Cars

Hindley Hall closes at 8 p.m. today

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