2019 Knox County Junior Fair Schedule of Events


Saturday, July 20

             6:00 A.M.                    Mandatory Vet Check Conducted at Front Gate until 2:30 P.M.                                    

SAA       6:00 A.M.                    Junior Fair Rabbits Check-In until 3:00 P.M.                                                            

FSB        9:00 A.M.                    FFA Crop and Shop Judging                                                                                   

               3:00 P.M.                     All Animals in Place                                                                                              

SA          3:30 P.M.                     Barn Meeting for All Junior Fair Exhibitors with the Exception of Equine

HAS       3:30 P.M.                     Barn Meeting for Equine Exhibitors at arena stands                                                  

SAA       4:00 P.M.                     Market Fryer Weigh-In, Followed by Broiler Weigh-In, Followed by Turkey Weigh-In

MPB       4:30 P.M.                     Market Beef Weigh–In, Followed by Market Dairy Steer Weigh-In

OFLB     4:30 P.M.                     Dairy Market Feeder Weigh-In, Followed by Beef Feeder Weigh-In, Followed by Market Lamb Weigh-In

SA          4:30 P.M.                     Market Goat Weigh-In, Followed by Market Hog Weigh-In

4-H         5:00 P.M.                     Booths and Still Exhibits in Place                                                                            

HAS       5:00 P.M.                     Junior Fair Equine Showmanship Show and ABC Horse Judging

Sunday, July 21

HSA       8:00 A.M.                   Junior Fair Equine Dressage Show

SAA       9:00 A.M.                   Junior Fair Market Rabbit Show Followed by Junior Fair Rabbit Showmanship

4-H        9:00 A.M.                   4-H Vegetable Judging

HSA      12:00 P.M.                  Ground Roping Competition 

FB          2:00 P.M.                     Flower Specimen and Artistic Arrangement Judging

DSA       2:00 P.M                      Junior Fair Junior Draft Horse and Pony Showmanship Show

MPB      3:00 P.M.                   Pen of Three Market Lamb Judging, Followed by Junior Fair Sheep Showmanship, 

                                                Followed by Market Lamb Show

HSA       5:00 P.M.                     Equine Club Introductions, Equine Royalty, Skill-a-thon & State Fair Delegates 


SA         6:00 P.M.                     Junior Fair Swine Showmanship

HSA       6:30 P.M                    Equine Contest Exhibition Runs 

Monday, July 22

HSA       8:00 A.M.                  Junior Fair Junior Equine Western Pleasure Show

MPB      9:00 A.M.                  Senior Fair Dairy Show Followed by Junior Fair Dairy Show & Showmanship

SAA      9:30 A.M.                   Junior Fair Market Poultry Show

SA         11:00 A.M.                 Junior Fair Market and Meat Production Goat Showmanship

MPB      1:00 P.M.                   Junior Fair Dairy Market Feeder Showmanship

SA         1:00 P.M.                   Junior Fair Market Goats Show Followed by Meat Production Doe Show

              2:00 P.M.                   Release Time for Cows in Milk Excluding the Supreme Champion

SA         6:00 P.M.                   Junior Fair Swine Show

HSA       6:00 P.M.                   Equine Contest Challenge

MPB      7:00 P.M.                   Cattle Costume Fun Show

Tuesday, July 23

HSA       8:00 A.M.                   Junior Fair Equine Walk-Trot Show 

SA         9:00 A.M.                   Junior Fair Dairy Goat and Pygmy Goat Showmanship Followed by Goat Master 

                                                Showmanship Competition Followed by Dairy Goat, Pygmy and Pack Show

SAA       9:30 A.M.                   Junior Fair Poultry Production Show Followed by Showmanship

4-H        10:00 A.M.                 4-H Booth Judging

MPB      11:00 A.M.                 Junior Fair Dairy Market Feeder Show with Market Dairy Steer Show Immediately 


HSA       2:00 P.M.                   Junior Fair Junior Equine Miniature Horse Show

HSA       5:00 P.M.                    Junior Fair Equine Draft Horse and Pony Show

MPB      6:00 P.M.                   Junior Fair Beef Feeder Show Followed by Market Beef Show

Wednesday, July 24

             6:00 A.M.                  Release Time for Market Hogs Not Going Through the Sale but Only Going to United Producers, Inc. 

              6:30 A.M.                  Release Time for Market Goats, Market Lambs, and Pen of Three Market Lambs Not Going Through the

     Sale but Only Going to United Producers, Inc. 

HSA       8:00 A.M.                   Junior Fair Equine Contesting Show

SBA       9:00 A.M.                   Junior Fair Sheep Breeding Show

MPB      9:00 A.M.                   Junior Fair Market Dairy Steer Showmanship, Market Beef Showmanship Followed by  Beef Breeding Show

SAA       9:00 A.M.                   Junior Fair Breeding Rabbit Show

SA         10:00 A.M.                 Goat Costume Fun Show

SBA       11:30 A.M.                 Lamb Cook-Off Followed by Sheep Lead

SBA       12:30 P.M.                 Sheep Pee-Wee Showmanship

              2:45 P.M.                   Showman of Showmen Competition 

MPB      6:00 P.M.                   Junior Fair Dog Show

DSA       6:00 P.M                       Junior Fair Draft Horse and Pony Decoration Show

HSA       6:00 P.M.                   Junior Fair Equine Junior/Senior Versatility Show                                                                                                           

Thursday, July 25 Junior Fair Sale Day

                6:00 A.M.                  Release Time forMarket Beef, Market Dairy Steers, Beef Feeders, and Dairy Market 

                                                    Feeders Not Going Through the Sale but Only Going to United Producers, Inc. 

HSA      8:00 A.M.                     Junior Fair Equine English Show

JFSA      8:00 A.M.                    Sale Building Opens

MPB      9:00 A.M.                    Sale Announcements & Special Awards

MPB      9:30 A.M.                    Sale of Champions – 

  • Turkeys

  • Market Dairy Steer

  • Market Goat

  • Broilers

  • Market Hog

  • Fryers

  • Market Beef

  • Dairy Product

  • Dairy Market Feeder

  • Pen of 3 Lambs

  • Market Lambs

MPB      12:00 P.M. (Approx.)Order of Sale in Multipurpose Arena – 

  • Broilers

  • Fryers

  • Turkeys

  • Beef Feeders

  • Market Beef

  • Market Dairy Steers

  • Dairy Market Feeders

  • Market Lambs

SA         12:00 P.M. (Approx.)Order of Sale in Swine Arena –

  • Market Hogs

  • Market Goats

HSA       1:00 P.M.                   Equine Groom & Clean Competition (Practice Arena)

HSA       6:00 P.M.                   Junior Fair Equine Miniature Horse Show 

              7:30 P.M.                   Release Time for Market Beef, Market Dairy Steers, Breeding Beef, Dairy Market Feeders, Market Lambs and Market Goats Not Going Through the Sale but Going Home

              7:30 P.M.                   Release Time for Market Beef, Market Dairy Steers, Market Goats, Market Lambs Not 

                                                Going Through the Sale but Going to a Processing Facility

              7:30 P.M.                   Release Time for Dry Cows, Dairy Calves and Heifers and the Supreme Champion                                                


Friday, July 26

SA         6:30 A.M.                   Release Time for Market Hogs Not Going Through the Sale but Going to a Processing 


HSA       8:00 A.M.                   Junior Fair English Jumping Show Followed by Fun Show

HSA       4:00 P.M.                   Cloverbud Stick Horse Show (Practice Arena)

              8:30 P.M.                   Release Time for Horses

              10:00 P.M.                 Release Time for Production Poultry, Breeding Rabbits, Breeding Sheep, Meat Production 

                                                Does, Pygmy Goats and Dairy Goats                                                       

Saturday, July 27

              8:00 A.M.                   Release Time for Still Exhibits until 1:00 P.M.

MPB      10:00 A.M.                 Junior Fair Llama Show                                                





HSA - Horse Show Arena

SA -  Swine Barn Arena 

JFSA – Junior Fair Sales Office

MPB – Multi-Purpose Building

SBA – Sheep Barn Arena

FSB – FFA/Scouts Building

OFLB – Over Flow Livestock Barn

SAA – Small Animal Arena

FB – Flower Building

4-H – 4-H Booth Building & Junior Fair Board Office

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