84th Annual Foster County Fairdays!

Dates: June 22, 23, & 24th

Location: Foster County Fairgrounds located in Carrigton

  • Pinochle Tournement
  • Mighty Thomas Carnival
  • Rocky Top Petting Zoo
  • Pie Baking Contest
  • Singspiration Sunday
  • Kid's Bike Drawing (All three days!)

Events:

  • "The Magic of Keith Raymond" - Wednesday, June 22nd at 8:00 PM
  • Ranch Rodeo - Thursday, June 23rd at 7:00 PM
    • $5.00 Adults & Teens
    • 12 & Under Free
  • Southeast Pickup Pullers Assoc. Pickup Pull - Friday at 6:00 PM
    • 5.00 Adults & Teens
    • 12 & Under Free

Schedule of Events

Foster County Museum Open Every Day:  watch for signs

KDAK 1600-AM BROADCASTING LIVE, ON SITE, EVERY DAY.

 

Mighty Thomas Carnival One-Day advance vouchers $20.  On site $30.

Mighty Thomas Carnival Three-Day Pass advance vouchers $50.  On site $60.

Carnival vouchers available at Carrington Drug, Central Pharmacy, Hiway Drive In,

Rusty’s Carrington Hardware Hank, and Leever’s of Carrington.

 

Sunday, June 19

  7:00 pm                                           Hymn Sing at Calvary Baptist Church

 

Tuesday, June 21

  2:00 pm –   6:00 pm                     Entry and Judging of 4-H Static Exhibits

  5:00 pm –   7:00 pm                     Commercial Booth Setup

  6:00 pm –   8:00 pm                     Entry of Open Class Exhibits

  7:00 pm –   8:00 pm                     Entry of 4-H Poultry & Rabbit Exhibits

  7:00 pm –   9:00 pm                     Interview Judging for 4-H Poultry & Rabbit Exhibitors

 

Wednesday, June 22

  7:00 am –   9:00 pm                     Community Activity Center (CAC) Food Booths Open

  7:00 am –   9:30 am                     Entry of Open Class & FFA Exhibits

10:00 am                                           Entry Deadline of All Livestock Exhibits

  8:00 am – 10:00 am                     Commercial Booth Setup

  8:30 am – 11:30 am                     Judging of 4-H & Open Class Poultry & Rabbit Exhibits

10:00 am –   9:00 pm                     Merchants Building Open

10:00 am –   9:00 pm                     Kids Sandbox Open Playtime

10:00 am – 12:30 pm                     Judging of Open Class & FFA Static Exhibits

12:00 pm – 8:00 pm                       Rocky Top Ranch Petting Zoo

12:00 pm –   close                          Mighty Thomas Carnival

  2:00 pm -    done                           Livestock Interview Judging

  5:00 pm –   7:00 pm                     FFA Alumni Pork Roast

  5:30 pm                                           4-H Livestock Weigh-In

  6:45 pm                                           Kid’s Bike Drawing* (sponsored by the Foster County Independent)

  7:00 pm –   done                           CBS' Beer Garden

  7:00 pm                                           Grand Opening and Fair Dedication honoring Ron & Bonnie Wenaas

                                                                           *featuring the SuperValu Singers*

  7:15 pm –   8:00 pm                     Kiwanis/Lions Challenge

  8:00 pm                                           Beef Bundle Drawing* (sponsored by Leever’s of Carrington.)

  8:00 pm                                           “The Magic of Keith Raymond”

 

Thursday, June 23

  7:00 am –   9:00 pm                     Community Activity Center (CAC) Food Booths Open

  9:00 am –   9:00 pm                     Kids Sandbox Open Playtime

  9:30 am –  until done                   4-H Livestock Show (swine, sheep, goats, dairy, beef)

10:00 am –   9:00 pm                     Merchant Building Open

12:00 pm –   8:00 pm                     Rocky Top Ranch Petting Zoo

12:00 pm –   close                          Mighty Thomas Carnival

  1:30 pm –   2:00 pm                     _Pie_ Contest Entry

  3:00 pm –   3:30 pm                     _Pie_ Contest Winners Circle

  5:00 pm –  until gone                  Federated Church Supper

  5:30 pm –   7:30 pm                     4-H Livestock Premium Sale, Terry Lund, Auctioneer

  6:00 pm –   done                           CBS' Beer Garden

  6:45 pm                                           Kid’s Bike Drawing* (sponsored by Central Pharmacy)

  7:00 pm –   done                           Ranch Rodeo ($5 adults & teens, 12 & under free)

  9:00 pm                                           Beef Bundle Drawing* (sponsored by Spickler Ranch)

 

Friday, June 24

  7:00 am –   close                           Community Activity Center (CAC) Food Booths Open

  9:00 am –   6:00 pm                     Kids Sandbox Open Playtime

  9:00 am -    done                           4-H Livestock Showmanship Contest

10:00 am –   5:00 pm                     Merchant Building Open

12:00 pm -    1:00 pm                     4-H Round Robin Showmanship Contest

12:00 pm –   close                          Mighty Thomas Carnival

  1:00 pm –   done                           Pinochle Tournament

  2:00 pm –   4:00 pm                     Sandbox Treasure Hunt 

  2:00 pm –   4:00 pm                     Kids Games    

  4:30 pm                                           Kid’s Bike Drawing* (sponsored by Central City Grain/CCMP)

  4:30 pm                                           Beef Bundle Drawing* (sponsored by Barton Meats)

  4:30 pm                                           Booth Drawings Winners Announced

  5:00 pm –   5:30 pm                     Parade of Champions

  5:30 pm                                           All Exhibits Release

  6:00 pm –   done                           CBS' Beer Garden

  6:00 pm –   done                           Southeast Pickup Pullers Assoc. Pickup Pull ($5 adults & teens, 12 & under free)

 

Saturday, June 25                          

  8:00 am                                           Registration for Tri-County 4-H Horse Show – Fessenden

  9:00 am                                           Tri-County 4-H Horse Show – Fessenden                                             

 

Sunday, June 26

7:30 am –   9:00 am                        Registration for Junior Point Show

10:00 am                                           Junior Point Show

 

Food Vendors All Three Days: (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday):

Federated Church, Gunner & Jeni’s Chuckwagon, and Trinity Lutheran Church.

Wednesday only:  FFA Alumni Supper.  Thursday only: Federated Church Supper.  Friday only:  Firehouse Ribs.

 

*Must be present to win Kid’s Bike or Beef Bundle