A Tradition since 1924...
94th Annual Charles County Fair                            September 14-17, 2017                                              La Plata, Maryland
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Entertainment Friday, September 15
Daily Highlights
SCHOOL CHILDREN'S DAY AT THE FAIR
Time         Location     Event 8:30 am A 4-H Livestock Show (Beef, Sheep, Swine) 9:00 am G Opening Ceremonies 9:00 am C Pet Show Registration 9:00 am to 6:00 pm 2 Natural Resource and Nutrient Management 9:00 am to 6:00 pm 4 Southern Maryland Woodcarvers 9:00 am to 9:00 pm Exhibit Buildings Open 9:00 pm to 9:00 pm 9 Antique Tractor Display – Near one room School House 9:00 am to 9:00 pm F Petting Zoo 9:00 am to 9:00 pm 16 The Painter Family Trains 9:00 am to 9:00 pm 4-H Charles County Master Gardeners – Bay-Wise Exhibit 9:00 am to 9:00 pm 4-H Charles County Master Gardeners – Multiple Exhibits and Activities 9:30 am F Kid's Workshops – Woodworking Clinic – Charles Co. Forestry Board 10:00 am C Pet Show 10:00 am Pig Races – Near Carnival 10:00 am G Bunky and Blondie Show 10:00 am G Dept. of Community Services Games and Relays 10:00 am A Sheep Shearing Demonstration 10:00 am D BMX Bicycle Extreme Show 10:00 am to 4:00 PM 3 Lorina Harris, Art Smart Studio 10:00 am to 5:00 PM 5 Quilters Guild of Southern Maryland 10:00 am to 4:00 PM 10 MD Child Identification Programs (CHIPS) – New Poultry Building 10:00 am to 8:00 pm 16 Bingo 10:30 am E Lee Germaine and Judi - Illusionists 11:00 am 10 Dennis Beach – Chain Saw Carving 11:30 am 4-H 4-H Poultry Knowledge Contest 11:45 am G Lee Germaine and Judi - Illusionists All carnival rides reduced from 10AM to 5PM! Time         Location     Event 12:00 pm D BMX Bicycle Extreme Show 12:00 pm Pig Races – Near Carnival 12:00 pm A Sheep Shearing Demonstration 1:00 pm C Reptile World with Mike Shwedick 1:00 pm E JROTC Drill Demonstration 1:15 pm G Bunky and Blondie Show 2:00 pm D BMX Bicycle Extreme Show 2:00 pm Pig Races – Near Carnival 2:00 pm A Sheep Shearing Demonstration 2:00 pm 4-H 4-H Dog Knowledge Contest 2:00 pm 4-H 4-H Purchase Power Contest 2:00 pm 4-H 4-H Horticulture Contest 2:00 pm 4-H 4-H Horsemanship Knowledge Contest 2:30 pm E Military Bomb Disposal Robotic Demonstration 2:45 pm G Lee Germaine and Judi - Illusionists 3:00 pm 10 4-H Rabbit Judging Contest 3:00 pm 10 Dennis Beach – Chain Saw Carving 4:00 pm Pig Races – Near Carnival 4:00 pm A Sheep Shearing Demonstration 4:00 pm G Kiddie Tractor Pull 4:00 pm E Chris Gilbert, Singer/Songwriter 4:30 pm 10 4-H Rabbit Showmanship Contest 5:00 pm 10 Dennis Beach – Chain Saw Carving Time         Location     Event 6:00 pm Pig Races – Near Carnival 7:00 pm C Port Tobacco Pickers (Music) 7:00 pm G Doc Stevens (Music) 7:00 pm E Boot Scooters of Southern Maryland Line Dancing 8:00 pm Pig Races – Near Carnival 8:00 pm 10 Dennis Beach – Chain Saw Carving        
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
*                   SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Location Legend  (Fairground Map) 1. Flower Building 9. Historic School House 2. Garden & Tobacco Building 10. New Poultry Building 3. School Exhibits Building 11. Restroom Facilities 4. Digges Farm Museum 12. Charles County Forestry Building 5. P.D. Brown/Fine Arts Building 13. Information Booth 6. Hobby Building 14. First Aid Station 7. Wilhelmina Drury Building 15. Charles County Recycling Center 8. Kitchen - Food Booth 16. Commerical “B” Building A. Livestock Barns E. Main Stage B. Food Court & Entertainment Tent F. Glen Area C. Pavilion G. Greens D. Show Ring
Enjoy your time at the Charles County Fair!
The Charles County Fair reminds you to please RECYCLE!
WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 13 Entry Day - No exhibit building open to general public due to entries being taken
THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 14 CORONATION EVENING Fair Opens 4-H Livestock Skillathon Contest Dairy Goat Shows Queen Nicotina Pageant
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 15 SCHOOL CHILDREN’S DAY 4-H Livestock Skillathon Contest Sheep Shearing Demo
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 16 Baby Show Livestock Show Pie-Eating Contest Livestock Auction Horse Pull
SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 17 FAMILY DAY Sheep Show 4-H Awards Exhibits Released Fair Closes
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MdCHIP is a free comprehensive child identification program designed to give families a measure of protection against the ever- increasing problem of missing and abducted children. At last year’s fair, over 450 children were able to benefit from this program! Click here for more details!
  New Poultry Building