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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 6, 2017 - Sunday
8:00 am
• Open LLR-SD Llama Show - Pop Weaver Youth Pavilion
4-H Beef Steer Show - Indiana Farmers Coliseum
• Open Pygmy Goat Show 2 - South Pavilion (Saddle Horse Barn)
• 4-H Barrow Crossbred Show - Swine Barn

9:00 am
• Habitat For Humanity AG Home Build - Tractor Supply Co. FFA Pavilion
• Cheese Sculpture sculpted by The Cheese Lady, Sarah Kaufmann - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
Goat Mountain
• Indiana History Train - MetroPCS Family Fun Park

• Young Hoosier State Piano Competition - Indiana Arts Building
• Pathway to Water Quality presented by Indiana American Water - Pathway to Water Quality
• Tour a Pig Farm via Virtual Reality Glasses - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance
• Build Your Creativity with Legos - Indiana Arts Building

My American Farm Games Scavenger Hunt for Prize - Farm Bureau Building
• Easy Ride 'Em Ponies - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Little Hands on the Farm pres. by CollegeChoice 531 - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Hunter's Honey - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building



9:00 am (continued)
• CANstruction Display - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• 4-H Rabbit Interactive Demonstrations - Northwest Pavilion (Rabbit & Poultry Barn)
• Livestock Nursery - Hoosier Lottery Grandstand Side Lot
• Flag Raising Ceremony - Pioneer Village

Shooting Sports - Boy Scouts Area
• 4-H Meat Goat Show (market Boer Goats) - Elements Financial Blue Ribbon Pavilion (Sheep Barn)
• Purdue Extension Display - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Second Lady Water Color Painting Exhibit - Indiana Arts Building

• Glass Barn A Clear Look at Farming - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance
Fishing - DNR Building
• Photo Stations - Boy Scouts Area
• Indiana Department of Agriculture - Normandy Barn

• Sustainability Activities - Boy Scouts Area
• FFA Pavilion Activities - Tractor Supply Co. FFA Pavilion
• Youth Interactive Stations - 4-H Exhibit Hall
• Girl Scout Programming - Girl Scout's of Central Indiana Bldg.

• Old-time Ice Cream Treats and Antique Pharmacy - Hook's Museum and Soda Fountain
Baird's Exotic Animal Experience - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• STEM Activities - Boy Scouts Area
• Wonder Trail presented by Indiana Farm Bureau Foundation - Farm Bureau Building

• Indiana's Urban Garden: Takeout Garden - Greenhouse
• Indiana Grown Marketplace - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Purdue Extension-Marion County Demonstration Garden - Purdue Extension Demonstration Garden
• Indiana Young Farmers Association Exhibits - Farm Bureau Building
• Boy Scout Basecamp - Boy Scouts Area



9:30 am
• Make It with Wool judging (3rd Floor Auditorium) - Indiana Arts Building

10:00 am
Inkapirka - Sounds of the Andes - Indiana Arts Building
• Snakes Alive Talk - DNR Building
• Culinary Stage - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Go-Karts - Tractor Supply Co. FFA Pavilion
• Our Global Kitchen Exhibit: Food, Nature, Culture - Harvest Pavilion

• Family Fun and Cooling Station - Angie's List Gardens
Family Reunion String Band (Pioneer Stage) - Pioneer Village
• Fishing - DNR Building
Kitchel Brothers (Front Porch) - Pioneer Village
• DockDogs - Big Air Competition - Dow AgroSciences Celebration Park

10:30 am
• Make a Yarn Doll (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village
Domino Sugar Cupcake Bake-off - Indiana Arts Building



11:00 am
• Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Live Farmer Chats sponsored by Indiana Soybean Alliance - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance
• Roving Naturalist - DNR Building
• Dani Tippmann (Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building

12:00 pm
• Hands-On Milking Demonstration - Livestock Nursery
• DockDogs - Big Air Competition - Dow AgroSciences Celebration Park
• Free Popcorn - Farm Bureau Building
Youth Talent Contest presented by Jack's Pizza - Farm Bureau Building

• Heather Tallman Cooking Demo (Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Cornfield Cloggers - Dance Stage
Indiana Beer, Wine & Spirits Exhibition - presented by Visit Indiana

12:30 pm
• All About Popcorn - Pioneer Village


  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



1:00 pm
• Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Little Red Door Cancer Agency's Eat Well, Live Well, Cooking Demos - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Pioneer Playtime (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village

• Kids Craft Corner - Indiana Arts Building
• 4-H Interactive Demonstrations - 4-H Exhibit Hall
• Live Veterinary Surgery (Spay & Castration) - Purdue Vet Medicine
4-Leaf Clover Cloggers - Dance Stage

1:30 pm
• Pampered Chef (Culinary Stage) - Indiana Arts Building
• 4-H Junior Demonstrations - 4-H Exhibit Hall

2:00 pm
• Common Ground - Pioneer Village
• DockDogs - Speed Retrieve Competition - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Hands-On Milking Demonstration - Livestock Nursery
Hispanic Music Festival featuring Las Chicas Roland - Chevrolet Silverado Free Stage

• Live Farmer Chats sponsored by Indiana Soybean Alliance - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance
• Indiana State Fair Piano Competition Finals (3rd Floor Auditorium) - Indiana Arts Building
• Vintage Farm Machinery in Action - Pioneer Village
• American Dairy Association of Indiana Inc Delicious Dairy Demos (Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building

• Nature Preserves Celebrates 50 years - DNR Building
• Make It with Wool Fashion Show (Main Stage) - Indiana Arts Building
Dance Rhythms - Dance Stage

2:30 pm
• Visit with 1860's Folk (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village
• Featured Farmer Chat sponsored by Indiana Soybean Alliance - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance

3:00 pm
Chocolate for the Spirit (Culinary Stage) - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Indiana Starfire Cloggers - Dance Stage
• Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park

4:00 pm
• Fishing - DNR Building
• Vintage Farm Machinery in Action - Purdue Vet Medicine
• Chef Seth Elgar of NOCO - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building
• Country Dancing for All! (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village

• Live Farmer Chats sponsored by Indiana Soybean Alliance - Glass Barn presented by Indiana Soybean Alliance
• Live Veterinary Surgery (Spay & Castration) - Purdue Vet Medicine
• Hands-On Milking Demonstration - Livestock Nursery
Midwest Superstars - Dance Stage

4:30 pm
• Take Flight Live Raptor Show (Amphitheater) - DNR Building
• DockDogs - Big Air Finals - 4-H Exhibit Hall

5:00 pm
• Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Heartland Chapter - USA Dance - Dance Stage
Rhythm Wreckers (Front Porch) - Pioneer Village

5:30 pm
• Swine Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - Swine Barn

6:00 pm
• 4-H Performing Arts - 4-H Exhibit Hall
• Liar's Bench (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village
• Beekeepers of Indiana - Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building

6:30 pm
Indiana State Fair Parade - Main Street
• Swine Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - Swine Barn

7:00 pm
Hedrick's Racing Pigs - MetroPCS Family Fun Park
• Make Percussion Music - Pioneer Village
• 4-H Market Animal Grand Drive - Indiana Farmers Coliseum

7:30 pm
• Swine Barn Chats presented by Farm Credit Mid-America - Swine Barn

8:00 pm
Hymn Sing at the Piano (Front Yard) - Pioneer Village


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