Friday, July 20
Kids Day

Admission Special: $3 admission before 3 p.m. for all ages

Main Stage Entertainment: Sponsored by 

Madison County
7 p.m. 

2017 life concert

Kids Day Activities

Kids Day
Exhibition Hall A
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Specially designed activities for kids of all ages! Activities include: 

  • Crown-making
  • Capoeira
  • Kite-Making
  • Butter-Making
  • Camp Songs 
  • Horse Tack Demos
  • Air pop popcorn with fun seasoning/flavor options 
  • Teaching kids about raising steers
  • Bean seed necklaces
  • And More! 

Exhibition Hall A
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Come and test your knowledge about agriculture! Learn about pigs, goats and other furry, fun creatures. Plus create and take home projects made of agricultural material. Activities include: 

  • Beeswax candle rolling
  • Chocolate milk samples
  • Making ice cream in a ziploc bag
  • Milk trivia wheel with prizes
  • Maple syrup making demonstration
  • Exploring the worm compost bin
  • Face painting and farm animal temporary tattoos
  • Making a garden snack on our bicycle blender 
  • And More! 

ESPN Kids Day
Exhibition Hall - Patio at northeast corner
Noon to 6 p.m.

Join the ESPN staff for basketball, corn hole, wiffle ball and more. Fun will be had by people of all ages hanging with these sports enthusiasts.

Daily Entertainment

9 a.m. - 8 p.m. Kiddie Farm
1 p.m. K9s in Flight
2 p.m. Moto Maniacs
3 p.m. K9s in Flight
4 p.m. Moto Maniacs
5 p.m. K9s in Flight 
6 p.m. Moto Maniacs

Carnival Specials



 Noon to 5 p.m. 

2-for-1, Two Unlimited Ride Wristbands $26

5 p.m. to close

Unlimited Ride Wristband $22

Youth Judging

8 a.m. Swine Arena Building
8 a.m. Rabbits Pavilion 2
9 a.m. Dairy Showmanship Pavilion 2
10 a.m. Cats, Booths Exhibition Hall
11:30 a.m. Horse - Trail Pavilion 1
1 p.m. Dairy - Grade Holsteins Pavilion 2
5 p.m. Horse - Driving Classes Pavilion 1
4 p.m. Draft Horse - English & Western Riding, Showmanship Pavilion 2
6:45 p.m. Meat Animal Sale Exhibition Hall