The Fair celebrate 71 years of families coming together for this annual event to appreciate the County's best animals, produce and talent.
For 71 years, generations of families, friends and neighbors have come together to showcase their animals, garden products and other creations, and compete with others for ribbons and awards. It is a time for family groups and friends to enjoy the great talent, great music, good cats and exciting entertainment the Fair offers cacb year.
The La Plata County Fair has always been a showcase of our County's best, from scrumptious home-grown and home-made foods, to other wares and crafts created by seasoned participants and children alike The newest generation of future farmers and ranchers proudly present the animals they've raised and display their finest creations. And while animal husbandry and fanning arc the focus ofd-H. young people also display their 4-11 projects in such fields as modem rocketry, small engines and electricity, entomology, global citizenry and wildlife conservation.
Join the fun with your family and friends this extraordinary community event.
9:00am - 6:30pm: Exhibits Open to Public
9:00am: Judging Open Class Beef All Classes
10:00am: Rooster Crowing Contest
10:00am: FFA Showmanship
11:00am: Open Class Dairy Cattle, All Classes
12:00pm: Demolition Derby (Gates Open at 10:00 am)
12:00am - 4:00pm: 4-H Marketplace (4-H youth products for sale - Senior Center Lawn)
12:00pm - 4:00pm: Community 4-H Barbeque Cook Off (Senior Center Lawn)
2:00pm: Rabbit Costume Contest (custom parade of animals to follow)
2:00pm: Poultry Costume Contest
5:00pm: Silver Steaks, Silver Loin and Silver Chop Award Presentation
5:45pm: Fair Royalty Crowning
6:00pm: Junior livestock Sale, Pavilion
9:00pm - 12:00am: Fair Family Dance, Patio