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Missouri State Fair 2017 Daily Schedule
      Aug. 10 - 20, 2017
2503 W. 16th Street, Sedalia, Missouri


Sunday Schedule - August 13, 2017

Military Appreciation Day
Free gate admission for active military, veterans and delayed entry recruits with appropriate I.D.;
$1 admission for immediate family members (spouse and dependent children).

10:00 am - 4:00 pm - “Stars of Service” Resource Fair
Military exhibits located outside the Mathewson Exhibition Center

2:00 pm - Military Appreciation Day Ceremony, Mathewson Exhibition Center
Ceremony will commemorate the centennial of WWI and celebrate military families; Military vehicles including a tank, Howitzers and a WWI era canon on display; Patriot Guard Riders, 135th Army Band; Jo Driskell, Missouri’s First Military Advocate will serve as emcee.

Pepsi Grandstand
  Missouri State Fair Shoot Out featuring Missouri Association Championship Truck and Tractor Pull Qualifying and Finals and Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League
  All Day Ticket, 12:00 and 6:00 pm
  $20 Adults, $10 (ages 6-12) Free (ages 5 and under)



State Fair Arena
  Sponsored by Husqvarna
  Motocross, Final Championship Round of the MO Fair Cross Series - 7:00 pm $7.
  Horseshoe Pitching Contest - 9:00 am and 1:00 pm

Amazing Anastasini Circus
  1:00, 5:00 and 8:00 pm

Blacksmith Demonstrations
  9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Budweiser Stage
  The Vincents, 2:00 and 6:00 pm
  MSF Idol Preliminary Round, 4:00 pm,
  Sponsored by Bimbo Bakeries USA
  Full Moon Band, 9:00 pm

Flippenout's Extreme Trampoline Show
  1:00, 4:00 and 7:00 pm

Ditzfeld Stage
  The Morton Sisters, 11:30 am, 2:30 and 5:30 pm
  Spoon Man, 1:00, 4:00 and 7:00 pm

Hendrick's Racing Pigs Show
  Sponsored by Jim’s Tire Service, Inc.
  10:00 am, 12:30, 3:00, 5:30 and 8:00 pm



Kids Stage
  Sponsored by McDonald’s of Mid-Missouri
  Ronald McDonald, 11:00 am and 1:00 pm
  Chicago Honey Bear Dancers 12:00, 3:30 and 6:00 pm
  Sergeant Says, 2:00 pm
  Professor Farquar, 5:00 pm

Touchstone Energy Stage
  Lutheran Worship Service, 8:30 am
  Cornerstone Baptist Church, 9:30 am
  Terry Davolt, Comedy Hypnosis, 1:00 & 5:00 pm
  Vocal Trash, 3:30 and 7:30 pm
  Minute-To-Win-It, Winner goes in the Money Madness Machine!, 6:00 pm

State Fair Firehouse
  Sponsored by Casey’s General Stores
  Fire Extinguisher Demo, 1:30 pm

Strolling Entertainment
  Professor Farquar, Polecat Annie RoboCars, Sponsored by AOK RVs

            Buildings

4-H Building
  Show-Me Wares
  Clover Kids Day

Assembly Hall
  10:00 - 5:00 pm - Show-Me Robotics Competitions & Exhibitions



Coliseum
  8:00 am - Open Hereford Show
  2:00 pm - Open Charolais Show

Conservation Building
  11:00 & 1:30 pm - Bear Aware

Consumer Showcase Stage
  Sponsored by Monsanto
  10:30 am - Sewing & Quilting Gadgets
  11:00 am - Preparing Beef Entrees
  11:30 am - Fancy Pillows
  12:00 pm - Aprons for Everyone
  12:30 pm - Salsa & Sour Cream Dips - Watkins
  1:00 pm - Reducing Chemicals in Your Home - Norwex
  1:30 pm - Tying Fishing Flies
  2:00 pm - Using Tupperware
  2:30 pm - Cooking Quick & Easy - Pampered Chef
  3:00 pm - Butterfly Gardens
  3:30 pm - Reducing Chemicals in Your Home - Norwex
  4:00 pm - Meal Planning - Freezer Meals
  4:30 pm - Scrapbooking & Card Making

Donnelly Arena
  8:00 am - 4-H/FFA Maine Anjou

FFA Building
  3:00 pm - Let’s Talk Livestock - Swine
  4:00 pm - Let’s Talk Livestock - Sheep
  4:45 and 5:30 pm - Let’s Talk Livestock - Goats

Fine Arts Building
  10:00 - 6:00 pm - Artists-in-Residence: Matt Rahner & Amy Potts

Floriculture Building
  9:00 am - Rose Show
  12:00 and 3:00 pm - Monarch Butterfly Story


  Missouri State Fair 2017 Schedule:

  • Aug. 11 - Friday     • Aug. 12 - Saturday

  • Aug. 13 - Sunday     • Aug. 14 - Monday

  • Aug. 15 - Tuesday     • Aug. 16 - Wed.

  • Aug. 17 - Thursday     • Aug. 18 - Friday

  • Aug. 19 - Saturday     • Aug. 20 - Sunday



Home Economics Building
  10:00 am - Missouri Conservation Agents Association, Wild Game & Fish Game Cook-Off
  12:00 pm - Missouri Conservation Agents Association, Nature’s Harvest Cook-Off
  3:00 pm - A-1 Rotary Well Drilling Lunch Box Special Contest

MEC Building
  9:00 - 4:00 pm - Rural Missouri’s “People from Our Pages”
  Abraham Lincoln Presenter Mark Rehagen

MFA Livestock Arena
  8:00 am - Jacks & Jennets (In-Hand) Show and Miniature Donkeys
  5:00 pm - 4-H/FFA Crossbred & Other Heifer Show

MO-AG Theatre
  10:00 am, 12:00, 2:00 and 4:00 pm - Healthy Food Demos
  10:00 - 5:00 pm - Missouri Lottery
  Buy $10 worth of Missouri Lottery tickets; receive a FREE ‘limited edition’ Missouri Lottery t-shirt. Collect all four.
  Enter any Missouri Lottery ticket - purchased at the State Fair Lottery booth - into a 2nd chance drawing to win The iHeart Radio Music Festival VIP Package in Las Vegas.

MoDOT Highway Gardens / Expo Center
  9:00 - 6:00 pm - AT&T It Can Wait Simulator
  11:00 and 1:30 pm - K.C. Chiefs Cheerleader Susie & Horse Warpaint (In front of Highway Gardens)

Poultry Building
  2:00 pm - Rooster Crowing Contest Preliminaries

Sheep Pavilion
  1:00 pm - Lead Line/Pee Wee, Junior, Intermediate, Senior 1, Senior 2 and Senior 3
  6:00 pm - Katahdin Breed Show (Arena 1)

Swine Barn
  5:00 pm - 4-H/FFA Swine Showmanship

Womans Building
  9:00 - 4:00 pm - Environmental Emergency Response, Geological Survey


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