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2024 Talbot County Fair Schedule

2024 Talbot County Fair
Schedule of Indoor Exhibits and Animal Shows
Coming soon

Tuesday, July 9                  

4:30–6:30 p.m.                        Entry of NON-PERISHABLE Indoor Exhibits:  4-H/FFA Dept. C–O  

 

Wednesday, July 10         

9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.                Non-Perishable Indoor Exhibits Judging and Display Setup

5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.               Talbot 4-H Dinner and Ambassador Program (Collier Pavilion)

6:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m.               Talbot 4-H Olympics

6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.               Talbot 4-H Campfire

 

Thursday, July 11               Public fair day (beginning at 4:00 p.m.)

8:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.              Entry of 4-H and Open Market Hogs

9:00 a.m.–12:00 noon            Children’s Day

11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.              4-H Fashion Show Interview Judging

4:00 p.m.                                 Talbot County Fair Opening Ceremony

4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.               Midway Games and Vendors Open

5:00 p.m.                                 Pork Barbecue Dinner by Talbot County Young Farmers

5:00 p.m.                                 Market Hog Show (Swine Barn)

5:30 p.m.                                 4-H Fashion Show (Collier Pavilion)

8:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.               Evening Drop-Off of PERISHABLE Indoor Exhibits (vegetables and fruits, baked goods, flowers and plants)—entries must come in with entry tags pre-attached because they will be checked in Friday morning by department workers.

 

Friday, July 12                    Public fair day

8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.                Morning Entry of PERISHABLE Indoor Exhibits 

8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.                Entry of 4-H and Open Dairy Cattle

11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.              Entry of 4-H and Open Meat and Pygmy Goats

3:00 p.m.                                 Entry of Dog Show participants

4:00 p.m.                                 Dog Show (Main Pavilion)

time to be determined           Baked Goods Silent Auction

4:00 p.m.                                 Fair Opens to the Public

4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.               Midway Games and Vendors Open

5:00 p.m.                                 Beef Barbecue Dinner by Fairview Church of the Brethren

5:00 p.m.                                 Meat and Pygmy Goat Show (Swine Barn)

6:00 p.m.                                 Dairy Show (Main Pavilion)

 

Saturday, July 13               Public fair day

7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m.                Entry of 4-H and Open Beef, Dairy Steers, and Sheep

8:00 a.m.–8:30 a.m.                Entry of Open Rabbits and Cavies

9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.                Midway Games and Vendors Open

10:00 a.m.                               Fair Opens to the Public

10:00 a.m.                               Rabbit and Cavy Show (Main Pavilion)

10:00 a.m.                               Poultry Show (Main Pavilion)

10:00 a.m.                               Beef Show (Main Pavilion)

12:00 noon                              Joust by Eastern Shore Jousting Association

2:00 p.m.                                 Watermelon-Eating Contest (Midway)

2:00 p.m.                                 Sheep Show (Main Pavilion)

3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.               4-H Members Marketplace

6:00 p.m.                                 Fair Indoor Exhibits Awards/4-H Olympics Awards

7:00 p.m.                                 Livestock Auction (Swine Barn)        

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