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PHOTOS: Appalachian Fair on Friday

Brandon Paykamian • Aug 24, 2018 at 10:52 PM

More folks began to arrive at the Appalachian Fairgrounds during Friday’s fifth day of the Appalachian Fair.

Shortly before the Midway opened in the afternoon, the annual Sheep Show continued as fair workers set up their rides and games and vendors set up shop to sell as much merchandise as they could before the last day of the fair the following day. 

On Saturday, the schedule will be as follows: 

One-hour free rides and admission at 10-11 a.m.

Unlimited Rides from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. — $25

Hand stamp honored until close if purchased before 3 p.m.

8 a.m.: Jr. Sheep Show — Sheep Arena

9 a.m.: Baby Show — Girls — 6-12 months, Museum Stage

9:30 a.m.: 4-H Jr. High Outdoor Meat Cookery

10 a.m.: Midway Opens

10 a.m.: Open and Jr. Dairy Show — Heifers — Show Pavilion

10 p.m.: FFA Speaking Contest — F&H Stage

10 a.m.-9 p.m.: Unique Craftsmen Demonstrations of Times Past — Museum Building.

11:30 a.m.-3 p.m.: B-B-Que, Comfort Foods, Breads & Spreads — Judging — F&H Stage

1 p.m.: Open & Junior Dairy Cows Show — Show Pavilion

1 p.m.: Baby Show — Girls 13-24 months — Museum Stage

2:30 p.m.: Baby Show — Boys 13-24 months — Museum Stage

3 p.m.: Breads & Spreads Judging — F&H Stage

3:30 p.m.: Baby Show — Twins 6-24 months — Museum Stage

4 p.m.: Emma Cole (Country) — F&H Stage

4-7:30 p.m.: 4-H Biscuit Baking — Johnson Co. — 4-H Building

5:15 p.m.: Trail Blazer Cloggers — F&H Stage

6:15 p.m.: Hot Peppers (Keatley Farms) — F&H Stage

6:30 p.m.: Watermelon Jam — F&H Bldg

7 p.m.: Exhibitor of the Year Award Presentation – F&H Stage

7 p.m.: "Appalachian Fair's Got Talent" contest — Museum Stage

7:15 p.m.: Charlie and Friends (Bluegrass/Gospel) — F&H Stage

7:30 p.m.: Demolition Derby — Appalachian Arena

8 p.m.: Dailey & Vincent Concert — Main Stage

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