2018 Carson City Fair – Schedule of Events

Download the 2018 Fair Program Here

All Events are at Fuji Park, unless otherwise stated
** Schedule of Events subject to change **

Monday, July 23

Set-up of Fuji Park                                             All Day


Tuesday, July 24

Set-up of Fuji Park                                             All Day


Wednesday, July 25

Static show exhibit check-in                             8-11 am

Live Music (grassy area)                            12:30-10 pm

Static show judging and display of items       1 pm-done

Livestock weigh-in and check-in                         4-5 pm

Grand opening ceremony (Arena)                          6 pm

Family Fun and Vendor soft opening                6-10 pm

Exhibit Hall will be open to the public AFTER static exhibits have been judged and displayed.


Thursday, July 26

Elk’s Club Breakfast                                          6-11 am

Dog show – obedience, rally                          8am-2 pm

Exhibit Hall Open                                           8am-9 pm

Youth livestock showmanship                        8am-done

          Show order:

          Swine, Sheep, Goats, Beef, Dairy Goats, Dairy Cattle

Youth livestock breeding animal show (immediately following showmanship)

          Show order:

          Swine, Sheep, Goats, Beef, Dairy Goats, Dairy Cattle

FREE Horse entertainment (Arena)           6:00-8:00 pm

Family Fun and Vendors                            11am-10 pm

Live music (grassy area)                             12:30-10 pm

No livestock animals are to be released until 4 p.m. on Sunday!


Friday, July 27

Elk’s Club Breakfast                                          6-11 am

Silent Auction Begins                                      8am-3pm

Dog show – showmanship, agility                8am-12 pm

Exhibit Hall Open                                         8am-10 pm

Youth livestock quality classes                       8am-done

    Show order:

          Swine, Sheep, Goats, Beef, Dairy Goats, Dairy Cattle

Youth one-day rabbit and poultry show (immediately following quality)

Set-up for Antique Tractor Show                     8am-5pm

Family Fun and Vendors                            11am-10 pm

Live music (grassy area)                               12:30-8pm

Evening Entertainment (arena)                          8-10 pm

 No livestock animals are to be released until 4 p.m. on Sunday!


Saturday, July 28

Elk’s Club Breakfast                                           6-11am

Exhibit Hall Open                                          8am-10pm

Youth Round Robin Showmanship (immediately following rabbit, poultry show)

    Potentially includes:

          Swine, Sheep, Goats, Beef, Dairy Goats, Dairy

          Cattle, Rabbits, and Poultry

Engine and Tractor Displays                            8am-7pm

Antique Cars and Trucks                                 8am-7pm

Robert Foster’s Antique Scales                        8am-7pm

Silent Auction                                                  8am-9pm

Progressive Ag Safety Day                                 9-12pm

Tractor Parade                                                        11am

Family Fun and Vendors                                  11-10pm

Tractor Pulls                                                          12pm

Live music (grassy area)                                12:30-8pm

Day of Service                                                     1-4pm

Tractor Silent Auction Winners Announced            3pm

Tractor show closes                                                 5pm

Youth livestock auction                                    5-7pm**

         Sale order:

         Grand and Reserve Champion animals followed by

         remaining animals of each species; Swine, Sheep, Goats, Beef

Evening Entertainment (arena)                           8-10pm

** Animals sold in the auction will be taken to harvest facilities Sunday

No livestock animals are to be released until 4 p.m. on Sunday!

Sunday, July 29

Elk’s Club Breakfast                                       6-11 am

Silent Auction                                             8am-12pm

        Winners announced                                    12pm

        Pay for and pick-up items                        12-3pm

Exhibit Hall Open                                         8am-4pm

Engine and Tractor Displays                         8am-4pm

Antique Cars and Trucks                              8am-4pm

Robert Foster’s Antique Scales                     8am-4pm

Tractor Parade                                                     10am

Tractor Pulls                                                        11am

Live music (grassy area)                             12:30-4pm

Family Fun and Vendors                                   1-4pm

Raffle Tractor Drawing                                         2pm

Tractor Show closes                                              4pm

Youth livestock and static exhibits released          4pm


Monday, July 30

Tear-down and clean-up                                  7am-5pm