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On with the show Celebrating 165 years

Plan on attending the 165th Columbia County Fair, July 27-31 2016!

Until the 2016 Columbia County Fair

2016 Columbia County Fair Schedule

Sunday, July 24, 2016

  • 8pm  Horse Pleasure Show and Trail Class-Horse Arena

Monday, July 25, 2016

  • 6pm  Open Dog Show-Ag Building

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Buildings open 1pm to 8pm
  • 9am  Junior Dog Judging/Rally & Agility-Ag Building
  • 2pm  Model Horse & Horseless Horse Judging-Bidwell Building
  • 2-7pm  Junior Division Entry and Judging-Buildings 7 & 8
  • 2-7pm  Open Class Entry-Building #7
  • 3-8pm  Junior Rabbit Entry-Ag Building
  • 5-8pm  Enter & weigh-in swine

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 10pm
  • 8am-11am   Ultrasound Livestock
  • 9am   Open Class Judging Begins
  • 8am-12pm   Open Rabbit and Cavies Entry-Ag Building
  • 9am   Junior Rabbit Judging followed by Open Rabbit Judging-Ag Building
  • 10am-12pm   Enter & weigh-in other livestock-at the scale
  • 12pm-6pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 12pm-7pm   Non Sale Animal Entry
  • 4pm   United Methodist Church Chicken BBQ-by Bidwell Building
  • 5pm   Swine Judging-Swine Barn
  • 5pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 5:30pm-10:30pm   Beer Garden-Live Music TBA
  • 6-10pm   Spectrum Carnival Special-Wristbands $20.00
  • 6:30pm   Cruisin' at the Fair(car show)-Near the Entertainment Tent
  • 7pm   CMJ SX MotoCross **

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 10pm
  • 9am   Beef Judging-Ag Building
  • 12pm-6pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 1-5pm   Spectrum Carnival "Buddy Day"
    (1 Person purchases ride tickets only and a friend can ride free.)
  • 5pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 5pm   Sheep Judging/Sheep Lead Class-Sheep Barn
  • 5:30pm-11pm   Beer Garden-Entertainment by Extreme Sound-6-11pm
  • 6-10pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 7pm   Tractor/Truck Pull **

Friday, July 29, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 10pm
  • 8:30am   Dairy Show-Ag Building
  • 9am   Poultry Judging-Ag Building
  • 10am   Meat Goat Judging-Swine Barn follwed by Junior and Open Shows
    HCE Cream Puffs available Wednesday - Sunday in the Bidwell Building
  • 12pm-6pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 1-5pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 4pm-Midnight   Beer Garden-Entertainment by Extreme Sound-6-Midnight
  • 4:30pm   Columbia Cty Pork Partners Barbecue-Under the Grandstand
  • 5pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 6-10pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 7pm   Cat Show-Ag Building
  • 7pm   Rodeo-Bulls & Barrels **

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 10pm
  • 8:30am   Horse Speed Show-Horse Arena
  • 11am   Pedal Pull (all ages and adults) by the fireman's eat stand
  • 11am-Midnight   Beer Garden-Entertainment by Extreme Sound-6-Midnight
  • 11am-12:30pm   Buyers Buffet-back of fair office
  • 12pm-6pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 1pm   Sale of Champions-Ag Building
  • 1-3pm   Coloring Contest (ages 3-12)-Building #7
  • 1-5pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband Special-$20.00
    ($5 discount with a non-perishable food item)
  • 4pm   Farm Bureau Steak Fry at Farm Bureau Eat Stand
  • 5pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 6-10pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 7pm   Demo Derby **
  • 9:00pm-12:00am   Spectrum Carnival "Midnight Madness" all rides $1.00

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 5pm
  • 8-11am   FFA Breakfast-Fair Office Building
  • 10am   Showman of Showman Ag Building
  • 11am   Christian Worship Service-Entertainment Tent
  • 12pm   Parade of Champions and Merit Award Recognition-Ag Bldg
  • 12pm-4pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 12pm-4pm   Beer Garden
  • 1pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 1pm-4pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 2pm   Donkey Races **
  • 4pm   Fair Closes and Exhibits Released
  • 5pm   Buildings Locked
Columbia County Dairy Promotion serving ice cream Wednesday-Saturday in the Bidwell Building 1-9pm daily.

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Platinum Partner

Badgerland Financial
Farmers & Merchants Union Bank

Gold Partner

Don-Rick Insurance
Hohl’s Farm Supply

Silver Sponsors

Friends of the Columbia County Fair
Lodi Veterinary Care
Portage Fire Department
Portage Park and Rec Dept.
Rohde’s Sales and Service Inc.
Scott Construction
Spectrum Entertainment
The Barn at Harvest Moon Pond

Bronze Sponsors

Babe’s Candyland
Big Gain Wisconsin, LLC
Community Bank of Portage
Deforest FFA Alumni Association
Didion
Hill Automotive, Inc
Larry’s Trophies and Awards
Markesan State Bank (Randolph)
Miller,Brussell,Ebben,and Glaeske,LLC
Pizza Hut
Robbins Manufacturing
Terrytown Plumbing, Heating, & Cooling
Tractor Supply Company

Donations

AMM Incorporated
Consumers Cooperative
Ida Price
MEIGS Paving Asphalts & Emulsions
Meinholz Enterprises LLC
National Exchange Bank & Trust
Neesam Trucking
Portage Veterinary Clinic
Poynette Veterinary Service
Stokley Welding and Repair

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For more infomation about being a sponsor or to sign up for a vendor booth,
please contact Paul Becker at 920-992-5691(home) or 608-697-9293(cell) or email us at
paul_maryb@yahoo.com

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