2018 Quay County Fair August 15-18, 2018 Tucumcari New Mexico

PROGRAM OF EVENTS FOR 2018

TUESDAY, AUGUST 14

Noon to 7:00 pm - 4-H/FFA Rabbit & Poultry Entries Accepted

Noon to 7:00 pm - Fine Arts and Photography Exhibits Accepted

5:00 to 7:00 pm - Home Arts Exhibits Accepted. Bldg. will close at 7:00

No animals or equipment on grounds before 5:00 pm

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15 ENTRIES IN ALL DEPARTMENTS

7:30 to 9:00 am - Livestock Weigh-In

8:00 am - Preparation of all Booth Exhibits. Departments open to receive entries

9:00 am - All Jr. Livestock entries on the grounds (Livestock exhibitors use back gate)

Noon - Entry Deadline - Home Arts Departments and Sweepstakes applications due, Agriculture Products, Open Rabbits & Poultry, Commercial Exhibits, All Booths, & Flower Show

Noon to 5:00 - Home Arts and Flower Exhibits closed for judging

3:00 pm - Sheep and Goat Showmanship Clinic (Show Arena)

4:00 pm - Livestock Exhibitor's Meeting (Show Arena)

4:30 pm - Swine Exhibitor Meeting (Show Arena)

5:00 pm - FAIR AND CARNIVAL OPENS

5:15 pm-6:00 pm - Shepherd's Lead Contest (Show Arena)

30 minutes after Shepherds Lead - Swine Show

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16

8:00 am - Bibles and Burritos

2:00 pm - Steer and Heifer Showmanship Clinic (Show Arena)

5:00 pm - Carnival Opens

5:00 pm - Goat Show (Show Arena)

30 minutes after Goat Show - Booster Market Lamb Show (show arena)

30 minutes after - Lamb Show Catch-It Heifer Scramble (Rodeo Arena)

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17

8:00 am - Bibles and Burritos

10:00 am - Rabbit Show

1:00 pm - Poultry Show

2:00 pm - Dog Show (Show Arena)

2:00 to 3:30 pm - Watermelon Feed

5:00 pm - Carnival Opens

4:30 pm - Catch-It-Heifer Show (Show Arena)

followed by Commercial Heifer Show

30 minutes after Heifer Show - Junior Steer Show (Show Arena)

30 minutes after Steer Show - Exhibitors' Livestock Sale Meeting

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18 FAMILY DAY

7:00 am - Horse Show (Rodeo Arena)

8:00 am - Bibles and Burritos

9:00 am - Livestock Judging Contest (South End)

11:00 am - Itty Bitty Rodeo (Show Arena)

Noon - Pet Parade (Show Arena)

1:00 pm - Farm Bureau Horse Shoe Pitching Contest (pits)

1:30 pm - 4-H Council Sponsored Scavenger Hunt (show arena)

2:30 pm - Sale exhibitors report to thank you note and picture table

4:00 pm - Buyer's Bar-be-Que - Convention Center

6:00 pm - Junior Livestock Sale (Show Arena)

9:00 pm - Remove Exhibits and Award Premiums

flyer with fair schedule

2018 Fair Book

  • Current Fair Book
    Hard copies will be available for pick up by July 1 at the Extension Office

Fair Booth Application

Entry Forms for Open Classes

You may print these forms and have them filled out when you come to the fair to enter your items. This will save you time.

Entries are taken Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m. and Wednesday from 8 to noon.

Livestock/Horse/Dog Entry Forms

Entry Deadline for All Animal Project July 30, 2018 by 5:00 pm in the Extension Office

Open Class Rabbit and Poultry Entries are the exception and do not have an entry deadline prior to the fair