Welcome to the WGCA Tri-State Event Calendar!  

This calendar is for events sponsored by churches and organizations in the WGCA listening area.  To submit an event on our calendar, simply email us and give us the details!

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Adams County Fair

July 25 - July 31

July 25-July 31, 2018

MONDAY, July 23

5:00 PM Livestock Entries Due

TUESDAY, July 24

8:00 PM 4-H General Show Check In
8:15 AM 4-H General Show Judging Begins
4:00 PM Deadline for Calling in Dept. N. Education Entries
4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Entries for Dept. I, J, K, L, M, N, O Accepted

WEDNESDAY, July 25

7:00 AM 4-H Equine Check In
8:00 AM 4-H Equine Judging
9:00 AM Judging Open Class Entries
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Bear Hollow Chainsaw Log Carvers
6:00 PM Little Mister & Little Miss Adams County Fair
6:30 PM 12 and Under Pee Wee Horse Show (Horse Arena)
7:00 PM Miss Adams County Fair Pageant & Sweetheart of Adams County — “Pageant Night” sponsored by Blessing Health System
8:00 PM Teen Dance

THURSDAY, July 26

(Veterans’ Night)

9:00 AM – Noon 4-H Rabbit Check In
10:30 AM Mississippi Valley Holstein Club Show in Show Barn
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Bear Hollow Chainsaw Log Carvers
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM 4-H Sheep Check In
5:15 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
6:00 PM Jr. Miss Adams County Fair Pageant (Prairieland FS Tent in Family Fun Zone)
6:00 PM 4-H Rabbit Judging
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM 4-H Swine Check In and Weighing
6:30 PM Pony Pull Show (Horse Arena)
6:45 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
7:00 PM Miss Teen Adams County Fair Pageant (Prairieland FS Tent in Family Fun Zone)
7:00 PM Bareback and Saddle Bronc Busting
8:30 PM Music in Beer Garden
8:00 PM Teen Dance

FRIDAY, July 27

9:00 AM Society & Open Youth Horse Show (Horse Arena)
11:00 AM White Parks Show
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Bear Hollow Chainsaw Log Carvers
12:00 Noon Weigh Open Class Wether Sheep
12:00 Noon Weighing 4-H Sheep
12:00 Noon 4-H Sheep and Wool Judging
12:00 Noon-6:00 PM Round Barn Open
1:00 PM 4-H Dairy Judging
4:00 PM ADM 4-H Master Showmanship Contest
5:00 PM Open Class Beef Entries in Place
5:00 PM Sawing, Threshing, and Steam Engine Demonstration
5:00 PM 4-H Beef Check in Deadline
5:00 PM Open Horse Speed Show (Horse Arena)
5:15 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
5:30 PM Watermelon Feed in the hospitality tent – Republican Party
6:45 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
7:30 PM Bull Riding – Sponsored by Little Jess Chrysler,Jeep, Dodge & Ram
7:30 PM Illinois State Fair Karaoke Contest ( Prairieland FS Tent in Family Fun Zone)
8:00 PM Teen Dance
9:00 PM Band “Overdraft” in Beer Garden

SATURDAY, July 28

7:00 AM All Beef to be in Stalls with Health Certificate in hand
7:00 AM Adult Co-ed Sand Volleyball Tournament (East of Beer Tent)
8:00 AM Open Sheep Judging
8:00 AM 4-H Swine Judging
8:00 AM Open Dairy Judging
9:00 AM Weigh In Jr. Beef & Open Beef, 4-H Steer & Market Heifers, 4-H Crossbred Heifers
9:00 AM Open Western Horse Show (Horse Arena)
9:00 AM Open Class Rabbit Judging
9:00 AM ABGA Sanctioned Goat Show
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM “Nauvoo on the Road”
10:00 AM Sawing, Threshing, Soap Making, Steam Engine and Blacksmith Demo
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Bear Hollow Chainsaw Log Carvers
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Registration for Baby Contest (Domestic Arts Building)
12:00-12:45 PM Adams County Beef Producers Bags Tournament Registration (Beer Tent)
12:00PM – 6:00 PM Round Barn Open
12:00 Noon Baby Contest (Prairieland FS Tent in Family Fun Zone)
12:00 Noon Olde Tyme Association Ice Cream Contest
12:00 Noon Jr. Beef Show and Beef Fitting Contest to begin – after Open Dairy Show
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM $17 Armband Carnival Ride Promotion and $1 Kids Rides
1:00 PM Adams County Beef Producers Bags Tournament (Beer Garden)
2:00 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
2:30 PM Olde Tyme Parade
5:00 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
5:00 PM Sawing and Threshing
5:00 PM Corn Feed (Hospitality Tent) – by Chuck Venvertloh
6:30 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
6:30 PM Team Sorting (Horse Arena)
8:00 PM Oak Ridge Boys “Star Concert” – Sponsored by Gem City Ford
9:00 PM Teen Dance (Dance will begin ½ hour after end of Jr. Beef Show)
9:00 PM Band “Blacktop South” in Beer Garden immediately following Concert

SUNDAY, July 29

(Sponsored by the Quincy Herald Whig)

7:30 AM Catholic Mass (Prairieland FS Tent in Family Fun Zone)
8:00 AM Kids’ Co-ed Sand Volleyball Tournament (East of Beer Tent)
9:00 AM Union Church Service (Prairieland FS Tent in Family Fun Zone)
9:30 AM Funnel Cake 5K Race
10:00 AM ABGA Sanctioned Goat Show
10:30 AM Team Roping (Horse Arena)
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Ham & Bean Dinner
11:00 AM Garden Tractor Pull
11:30 AM Open Pee Wee Calf Show
12:00 Noon – 6:00 PM Round Barn Open
12:30 PM Open Beef Judging
1:00 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
2:00 PM Bear Hollow Chainsaw Carving Auction
2:30 PM Olde Tyme Parade
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Carnival Buddy Day – 2 Rides for Price of 1
3:00 PM FFA Fight to the Finish (Grandstand Arena)
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM 4-H Goats Check In and Weighing
5:00 PM Sawing and Threshing
​ 5:00 PM Mr. AC (in Grandstand Arena)
5:00 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
7:00 PM Christian Concert – Wanda Mountain Boys Gospel Quartet (Grandstand Arena)
8:00 PM Teen Dance

MONDAY, July 30

8:00 AM Open Class Beef Judging
8:00 AM 4-H Goat Judging in 4-H Goat Barn
8:30 AM -11:00 AM Market Hogs Weigh In
10:00 AM Sawing and Threshing
Noon 4-H Poultry Judging in Sheep Barn
1:00 PM Open Swine Judging
5:00 PM Carnival Family Night – $18 Armbands
5:15 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
6:00 PM Modified Farm Stock Tractor Pull
6:00 PM Farm Tractor Pull IFPA Classes
6:30 PM Ranch Hand Rodeo (Horse Arena)
6:45 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
7:00 PM XCALIBER Tri-state Truck Pullers
– Sponsored by Home Ownership Solutions
8:00 PM Teen Dance
9:00 PM Music in the Beer Garden

TUESDAY, July 31

8:00 AM 4-H Beef Judging
11:00 AM – 1:30 PM IL CHIP (Child ID Program)
12:00 Noon – 4:00 PM Kids’ Day “Carload Discount” (admission $5 per carload)
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Kids Day – $17 Armbands For Carnival
1:30 PM Kids’ Games Contests (Prairieland FS Tent in Family Fun Zone)
3:30 PM Pedal Tractor Pull Sign-up
4:00 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Release of all 4-H Projects
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Release of All Open Class Domestic Arts Projects
6:00 PM Market Animal Sale in Sheep Barn
5:30 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
6:30 PM 3 Head Sort N Pen (Horse Arena)
6:45 PM Los Moralitos Circus (Family Fun Zone)
7:00 PM Demolition Derby – Sponsored by Quincy Medical Group
8:00 PM Teen Dance
9:00 PM Karaoke in Beer Garden

Details

Start:
July 25
End:
July 31
Website:
http://www.adamsfair.org/full-fair-schedule-of-events.html

Organizer

Adams County Fair
Phone:
(217) 936-2230
Email:
adamsfair@adams.net
Website:
http://www.adamsfair.org/

Venue

Adams County Fair Grounds
2010 E 1250th Street
Mendon, IL 62351 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(217) 936-2230
Website:
http://www.adamsfair.org/

If you have any questions regarding the use of this calendar, feel free to call us at (217) 224-9422 or email us at themix@wgca.org.

Contact Us

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Not readable? Change text. captcha txt