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Ritchie County Fair & Exposition
P.O. Box 77
Harrisville WV 26362
Phone: 304-643-5200
Email: smdeem@mail.wvu.edu

Quilt & Needlework Display 4H Exhibits
Food Vendors
CEOS Display
Commercial Exhibits
Crafts
Horseradish Pickle Contest Vegetable & Flower Exhibits Carnival Rides 
Livestock Exhibits
Local Artists
August 8-11, 2018 • Harrisville, WV

Monday, August 6, 2018
5:00pm - Ritchie County Fair Parade Lineup, Harrisville
6:00pm - Ritchie County Fair Parade, Harrisville
7:00pm - Ritchie County Fair Pageant, Ritchie County 4-H Grounds

Tuesday, August 7, 2018
4:00-6:00pm - 4-H Exhibit Check-in
6:00-8:00pm - Vegetable & Flower Exhibit Check-in

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - Gospel Night
2 Non-perishable food items for admission, $5 for ride handstamp
8:00am - Exhibit Set-up
8:00-10:00am - Vegetable & Flower Exhibit Check-in
9:00am - 4-H Exhibit Judging
9:00-10:00am - Horseradish Pickle Check-in
1:00pm - Vegetable, Flower & Horseradish Pickle Judging
2:00pm - Check-in of Rabbits & Poultry
3:30pm - Fair Officially Opens
5:00pm - Egg Judging & Poultry Poster Display Judging
5:00-10:00pm - Carnival Rides by Gambill Amusements
5:30pm - Opening Ceremony, Main Stage
6:00pm - Pastor Ron Blevins
6:00pm - Puppet Show - Paw Patrol Characters
6:00pm - Livestock Showmanship and Market Show -
              Rabbits and Poultry
6:30pm - Harrisville Baptist Church
7:30pm - First Assembly of God Praise & Worship Team
8:30pm - The Carriers on Main Stage
10:00pm - Fair Closes

Thursday, August 9, 2018
8:00am - Back Gate Open
9:00am - Commercial Livestock Show
2:00pm - Livestock Weigh-in at Barn (goats, sheep, beef)
4:00pm - Fair Gates & Exhibits Open
4:00pm - Livestock Exhibitors Meeting and Group Photo
5:00-10:00pm - Carnival Rides by Gambill Amusements
5:30pm - Magic Show
6:00pm - Livestock Showmanship & Market Show -
              Sheep, Goats & Swine
6:00pm - Puppet Show - Paw Patrol Characters
6:00pm - Pretty Baby Contest - Dining Hall
6:00-8:00pm - WVU Mountaineer Trevor Keiss
7:15pm - Children's Tractor Pedal Pull (boys dorm)
6:00pm - John Felts, Christian Comedy, Main Stage
8:00pm - Steel Town Cowboy, Main Stage

10:00pm - Fair Closes

Friday, August 10, 2018
9:00am - Livestock Skill-A-Thon & Barnyard Olympics
4:00pm - Fair Gates & Exhibits Open
5:00-11:00pm - Carnival Rides by Gambill Amusements
5:30pm - Puppet Show - Paw Patrol Characters
5:30pm - Showmanship & Market Show - Beef
5:30pm - Magic Show
6:00pm - Sheppard Brothers, Main Stage 
6:00pm - Hay Bale Toss
7:00pm - Championship Bull Riding
7:30pm - Puppet Show - Paw Patrol Characters
8:00pm - Sour Mash String Band, Main Stage
10:30pm - Fair Closes

Saturday, August 11, 2018
8:00am - Gates & Exhibits Open
9:00am - Overall Youth Showmanship
10:00am - Pee Wee Livestock Show Registration
10:00am - Taylor's Woodchop
11:00am - Three-on-Three Basketball Tournament
12:00pm - Pee Wee Livestock Show
12:00pm - Magic Show
12:00-4:00pm - Antique Car and Engine Show
1:00-5:00pm - Carnival Rides Open
2:00pm - Ritchie County High School Marching Band
2:00pm - Magic Show
3:00pm - Yo Yo Elite Twirlers 
4:00pm - Tug-of-War - 6 person teams
4:00pm - Magic Show
4:00pm - Puppet Show - Paw Patrol Characters
4:30pm - Livestock Buyer's Reception
5:00pm - Bird Show (Avian Conservation Appalachia)
5:15pm - Youth Livestock Awards
5:30pm - Youth Livestock Sale
6:00pm - Jake Binegar, Main Stage
6:00-11:00pm - Carnival Rides Open
6:30pm - Puppet Show - Paw Patrol Characters
8:00pm - Championship Bull Riding
8:30pm - Morgan White, Main Stage
11:00pm - Fair Closes

2018 Feature Entertainment

Sour
Mash
String
Band
Jake Binegar
Morgan
White
The
Carriers
Wednesday, August 8th
2:00pm - Check-in of Rabbits, Poultry & Swine
5:00pm - Egg Judging & Poultry Poster Display Judging
6:00pm - Livestock Showmanship and Market Show - Rabbits and Poultry

Thursday, August 9th
9:00am - Commercial Livestock Show
2:00pm - Livestock Weigh-in at Barn
4:00pm - Livestock Exhibitors Meeting and Group Photo
6:00pm - Livestock Showmanship & Market Show -Sheep, Goats & Swine

Friday, August 10th
9:00am - Livestock Skill-A-Thon & Barnyard Olympics
5:30pm - Showmanship & Market Show - Beef

Saturday, August 11th
9:00am - Overall Youth Showmanship
10:00am - Pee Wee Livestock Show Registration
12:00 - Pee Wee Livestock Show
4:30pm - Livestock Buyer's Reception
5:15pm - Youth Livestock Awards
5:30pm - Youth Livestock Sale
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