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Indiana State Fair 2017 Daily Schedule
    August 4 - 20, 2017
Indiana State Fairgrounds - East 38th Street and Fall Creek Parkway, Indianapolis.

            August 10, 2017 - Thursday
8:00 am
• 4-H Breeding Ewe Showmanship - Elements Financial Blue Ribbon Pavilion (Sheep Barn)

9:00 am
• Indiana's Urban Garden: Takeout Garden - Greenhouse
• Glass Barn A Clear Look at Farming - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance
Cheese Sculpture sculpted by The Cheese Lady, Sarah Kaufmann - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Little Hands on the Farm - MetroPCS Family Fun Park

• Purdue Extension-Marion County Demonstration Garden - Purdue Extension Demonstration Garden
• Photo Stations - Boy Scouts Area
• 4-H Poultry Interactive Demonstrations - Northwest Pavilion (Rabbit & Poultry Barn)
• Hunter's Honey - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building

• Boy Scout Basecamp - Boy Scouts Area
• 4-H Poultry Exhibition (Bantams) Show - Northwest Pavilion (Rabbit & Poultry Barn)
• 4-H Poultry Commercial and Exhibition Show - Northwest Pavilion (Rabbit & Poultry Barn)
• Indiana Grown Marketplace - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building

• Indiana History Train - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Indiana Young Farmers Association Exhibits - Farm Bureau Building
• Purdue Extension Display - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
Open Beef Show Day 2 - Pop Weaver Youth Pavilion



9:00 am (continued)
• Wonder Trail presented by Indiana Farm Bureau Foundation - Farm Bureau Building
Old-time Ice Cream Treats and Antique Pharmacy - Hook's Museum and Soda Fountain
• Girl Scout Programming - Girl Scout's of Central Indiana Bldg.
• Fishing - DNR Building

• Mule and Donkey Performance Classes - Indiana Farmers Coliseum
• Youth Interactive Stations - 4-H Exhibit Hall
• Baird's Exotic Animal Experience - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Sustainability Activities - Boy Scouts Area

• Indiana Department of Agriculture - Normandy Barn
• Tour a Pig Farm via Virtual Reality Glasses - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance
My American Farm Games Scavenger Hunt for Prize - Farm Bureau Building
• Second Lady, Karen Pence's Water Color Paintings - Indiana Arts Building

Flag Raising Ceremony - Pioneer Village
• Pathway to Water Quality presented by Indiana American Water - Pathway to Water Quality
• Habitat For Humanity AG Home Build - Tractor Supply Co. FFA Pavilion
• STEM Activities - Boy Scouts Area



9:00 am (continued)
• CANstruction Display - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
Build Your Creativity with Legos - Indiana Arts Building
• Easy Ride 'Em Ponies - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Livestock Nursery - Hoosier Lottery Grandstand Side Lot

Goat Mountain
• Shooting Sports - Boy Scouts Area
• FFA Pavilion Activities - Tractor Supply Co. FFA Pavilion

10:00 am
• Our Global Kitchen Exhibit: Food, Nature, Culture - Harvest Pavilion
• Vintage Farm Machinery in Action - Pioneer Village
• Go-Karts - Elements Financial Blue Ribbon Pavilion (Sheep Barn)
• Snakes Alive Talk - DNR Building

• Culinary Stage - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
Steve Jeffris - Pioneer Stage - Pioneer Village
• Family Fun and Cooling Station - Angie's List Gardens
Inkapirka - Sounds of the Andes - Indiana Arts Building

10:30 am
• Make a Yarn Doll (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village



11:00 am
• Beef It's What's for Dinner (Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Roving Naturalist - DNR Building
• Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
Harness Racing - Hoosier Lottery Grandstand
• Live Farmer Chats sponsored by Indiana Soybean Alliance - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance
• Ice Age Animals with the Indiana State Museum - DNR Building

12:00 pm
Free Popcorn - Farm Bureau Building
DockDogs - Training Seminar - Dow AgroSciences Celebration Park
• Heather Tallman/ISDA (Indiana Grown Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Robin Harrison (Front Porch) - Pioneer Village

• Heritage Place - Dance Stage
• Hands-On Milking Demonstration - Livestock Nursery
Indiana Beer, Wine & Spirits, presented by Visit Indiana

1:00 pm
• Film Flick showing - Pioneer Village Opry House
• Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Pioneer Playtime (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village

• Live Veterinary Surgery (Spay & Castration) - Purdue Vet Medicine
• Kids Craft Corner - Indiana Arts Building
Golden Line Dancers - Dance Stage
• Little Red Door Cancer Agency's Eat Well, Live Well, Cooking Demos - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building


  Indiana State Fair 2017 Daily Schedule:


Aug. 4 - Friday     • Aug. 5 - Saturday

Aug. 6 - Sunday     • Aug. 7 - Monday

Aug. 8 - Tuesday     • Aug. 9 - Wed.

Aug. 10 - Thursday     • Aug. 11 - Friday

Aug. 12 - Saturday     • Aug. 14 - Monday

  • Aug. 18 - Friday     • Aug. 19 - Saturday



2:00 pm
• American Dairy Association of Indiana Inc Delicious Dairy Demos (Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• DockDogs - Big Air Competition - Dow AgroSciences Celebration Park
Vintage Farm Machinery in Action - Pioneer Village
• Live Farmer Chats sponsored by Indiana Soybean Alliance - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance
• Hands-On Milking Demonstration - Livestock Nursery
• Still Kickin' Cloggers - Dance Stage

2:30 pm
• Featured Farmer Chat sponsored by Indiana Soybean Alliance - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance

3:00 pm
• Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Little Red Door Cancer Agency’s Eat Well, Live Well Recipe Contest Judging - Indiana Arts Building
• Butter Churning Demonstration (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village
• Indiana Radio Show with the IN State Museum - Pioneer Village Opry House
• Chocolate for the Spirit (Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building

4:00 pm
• Hands-On Milking Demonstration - Livestock Nursery
• Vintage Farm Machinery in Action - Purdue Vet Medicine
• DockDogs - Big Air Competition - Dow AgroSciences Celebration Park
• Fishing - DNR Building
• Live Veterinary Surgery (Spay & Castration) - Purdue Vet Medicine
• Live Farmer Chats sponsored by Indiana Soybean Alliance - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance

4:30 pm
• Learn about Calligraphy - Pioneer Village

5:00 pm
Tanzamania Dance Company - Dance Stage
• Indy Food Swappers (Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Indiana Radio Show with the IN State Museum - Pioneer Village Opry House
• Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Suzanne Krowiak Canning Demo (Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building

5:30 pm
• Beef Cattle Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - West Pavilion (Cattle Barn)
• Sheep Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - Elements Financial Blue Ribbon Pavilion (Sheep Barn)
• Swine Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - Swine Barn

6:00 pm
• Beekeepers of Indiana - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Venezuelan Dance Group - Dance Stage
Harness Racing - Hoosier Lottery Grandstand

6:30 pm
Indiana State Fair Parade - Main Street
• Swine Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - Swine Barn
• Sheep Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - Elements Financial Blue Ribbon Pavilion (Sheep Barn)

7:00 pm
• Midwest Superstars - Dance Stage
• Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park

7:30 pm
• Making Paper Flowers (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village
• Sheep Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - Elements Financial Blue Ribbon Pavilion (Sheep Barn)
Yacht Rock Revival - Chevrolet Silverado Free Stage
• Swine Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - Swine Barn

12:00 am
Cheese Sculpture Unveiling - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building


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