July 29, 2008 at 4:24 PM EST - Updated July 3 at 9:11 AM
Monday, July 28, 2008 1:00-9:00 p.m. Jr. Fair Bldg. Set-up 3:00-7:00 p.m. Swine Weigh-In-Beef Show Arena 7:00-7:30 p.m. State Fair Lamb Weigh-In
Tuesday, July 29, 2008 Opening Day Veterans Day 8:00 a.m. Start Gate Admission-$6.00 - 9 and under FREE 8:00 a.m. All Livestock in place 8:00 a.m. FFA Crop & Shop Judging - Jr. Fair Bldg. 8:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Rabbit & Poultry Weigh-In - Rabbit/Poultry Barn 8:00 a.m. Jr. Beef Barn Meeting with Weigh-In to follow-Beef Show Arena 8:00-11:00 a.m. Flower Show I entries open 8:30 a.m. Jr. Swine Barn Meeting-Beef Show Arena 9:00 a.m. Jr. Horse Groom & Clean Contest-Horse Show Arena 9:00 a.m.-Noon Farm Products entries in place 10:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Rabbit Showmanship-Rabbit/Poultry Barn 10:00 am. Jr. Fair Dairy Cattle Showmanship/Judging-North Twp. Grove Tent, Open Class Dairy Cattle Judging-Immediately following Jr. Show Note: The Dairy Cattle Show/Judging is a Pull In Show 12:00 Noon Goat Barn Meeting-Goat Barn 12:00 Noon Horse Dept. Meeting-Horse Arena 1 1:00 p.m. Sheep Barn Meeting-Sheep Barn with weigh-in to follow Goats 1:00 p.m. Farm Products Judging-Farm Produce Bldg. 1:00 p.m. Flower Show Judging-Home & Garden World Bldg. 1:00 p.m. Baking & Canning Judging-Home & Garden World Bldg. 1:00 p.m. Harness Racing-Grandstand 2:00 p.m. Jr. Horse - Team Tournament-Horse Arena 4:00 p.m. Contest Horsemanship-after Team Tournament 4:30 p.m. Float Assemble For Judging-Blacktop Parking Lot of the Jr. Fair Bldg. 5:00 p.m. Float Judging 5:00-7:00 p.m. Wood Shelf using Raised Panel Construction-demonstration by: Jeff Zimmerman-Fine Atrs Bldg. 6:00 p.m. Floats Assemble for Parade 6:15 p.m. Post Everlasting-Grandstand 7:15 p.m. Opening Ceremony-Grandstand 7:30 p.m. Wood County Youth Parade-Grandstand 8:00 p.m. Jr. Horse Exhibition - Barrels & Poles-Horse Arena 1 9:00 p.m. Baked Goods Auction-Home & Garden World Bldg.
Wednesday, July 30, 2008 D.A.R.E. DAY Chamber Member Business Day at the Fair 9:00 a.m. Mule Pull-Grandstand 9:00 a.m. Tractor Operator Contest-Infield of Track 9:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Horse Show-English - Horse Arena 9:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Rabbit Judging-Rabbit/Poultry Barn 10:00-11:50 a.m. Business Day Setup-Annex Bldg. 12:00 Noon Jr. Fair Beef Breeding & Feeder Calf Judging-Beef Breeding, Dairy Beef, Beef Feeders-Beef Show Arena 12:00-7:00 p.m. Business Day display open-Annex Bldg. 2:00 p.m. Pony Pull-Grandstand 4:00 p.m. Open Class Performance Goat Show-North Twp. Grove Tent 5:00 p.m. Open Class Draft Horse Show-Horse Arena 5:30-6:30 p.m. Bandsaw and Boxes-demonstration by Northwest Ohio Woodworkers Guild - Fine Arts Bldg. 6:00 p.m. Jr. Market Cattle Judging-Dairy Steers, Market Steers/Heifers -Beef Show Arena 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Food PreservationDemo and Ask the Extension Staff-Home & Garden World Bldg. 6:00-10:00 p.m. Karaoke - "Mixin' It Up"-Mike & Deb Browne-Free Tent - Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 6:30 p.m. Harness Racing-Grandstand
Thursday, July 31, 2008 NAPA Pull Day Quilt Day Senior Citizens Day 8:00 a.m. State Fair Lambs in Place 8:30 a.m. Swine Showmanship-Beef Show Arena 9:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Poultry Showmanship & Judging-Rabbit/Poultry Barn Open Class Poultry, Waterfowl, Household Critters & Fancy Pigeons Judging immediately following Jr. Show - Poultry Barn 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Sr. Citizens Day Activities-Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 9:00-9:55 a.m. Coffee & Donuts-Sponsored by Blakely Care Center-(first come first served) Bill Foley, acoustic guitarist, singer & songwriter, Columbus, Ohio 9:30-11:00 a.m. Quilted Items accepted for display-Annex Bldg. 9:55-10:00 a.m. Welcome & Opening Address-National Anthem by Abby Paskvan - Senior Citizens Day - Free Tent - Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 10:00 a.m. Wood County Antique Tractor Pull - divisions 2 & 3-Grandstand 10:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Goat Performance Judging-North Twp. Grove Tent 10:00-10:45 a.m. STAR 1: Glass City Dixieland Band, Toledo, Ohio - Sr. Citizens Day-Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 10:45-11:00 a.m. Special Tribute! North Baltimore Senior Center-Door Prize Drawing--Sr. Citizen's Day--Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 11:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Horse Show-Contesting - Horse Arena 11:00 a.m. Tractor Square Dance-Country Fest Tractor Square Dancers - Grandstand 11:00-11:45 a.m. STAR 2: Wood County Senior Singers - Representing Wood County, Ohio--Sr. Citizen's Day--Free Tent--Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 11:30 a.m. Jr. Fair Sheep Breeding Judging-Sheep Show Arena 11:45-12:00 noon Special Tribute! Rossford Senior Center-Sr. Citizen's Day-- Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 12:15 a.m.-1:00 p.m. LUNCH-By Reservation Only - STAR 3: Entertainment - Mike Mitchell of Dowling Road Band, Country Singer, Whitehouse, Ohio Sr. Citizen's Day--Free Tent--Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 1:00-1:15 p.m. Special Tribute: Perrysburg Senior Center & Pemberville Area Senior Center-Sr. Citizen's Day--Free Tent--Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 1:00-8:00 p.m. "Husquvarna Viking Megaquilter Grace Frame Quilting Machine Demonstration"-presentation by Priscilla Flores-Annex Bldg. 1:00-9:00 p.m. Quilt Day-Show items in place & show open to public-Annex Bldg. 1:15-2:00 p.m. STAR 4: Twirling Sophhisticates & Abby Paskvan-Perrysburg and Bowling Green, Ohio - Sr. Citizen's Day--Free Tent--Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 2:00-4:00 p.m. "Stampin' Up" - Rubber Stamping demonstration by Carole Garrett - Fine Arts Bldg. 2:00 p.m. "Trash or Treasure? Decluttering and Organizing Your Sewing Space" Presented by Ann Musgrave - Annex Bldg. 2:00-2:15 p.m. Special Tribute: Wood County Senior Center -Sr. Citizen's Day--Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 2:15-3:00 p.m. STAR 5: Toraigh, Celtic Band - Bowling Green, Ohio - Sr. Citizens Day - Free Tent - Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 3:00 p.m. Tractor Square Dance-Country Fest Tractor Square Dancers - Grandstand 3:00-3:10 p.m. Special Tribute: Northeast Senior Center & Wayne Senior Area Center - Door Prize Drawing -Sr. Citizen's Day--Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 4:00 p.m. "Mini Demos" Quick & Easy Table Cover and Placemats - Presented by Janette Willman - Placemat Purses - Presented by Nancy Keys & Nicki Kale - Annex Bldg. 5:00 p.m. Fair Quilt Auction-in front of Annex Bldg. 5:00 p.m. Beef Day Judging-Home & Garden World Bldg. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Turning With the Woodlathe-demonstration by Northwest Ohio Woodworkers Guild - Fine Arts Bldg. 6:00 p.m. Jr. Fair Sheep Judging-Sheep Show Arena 6:00 p.m. Wood County 4-Wheel Drive Truck Pull-Grandstand 6:45 p.m. Drawing for Door Prizes-for Quilt Day display entrants only - Stage 7:00 p.m. Tractor Square Dance-Country Fest Tractor Square Dancers - Grandstand 7:00 p.m. "Crazy Quilts"-presentsed by Allison Gollenhon - Annex Bldg. 7:00-8:00 p.m. Dulcimer Music-by Wood County Dulcimers/Simple Sounds - Home & Garden World Bldg. 7:30 p.m. Youth Days - Beef Show Arena 7:30 p.m. Wood County Fair Farm Stock Tractor Pull - Grandstand 7:30 p.m. Wood County Fair Modified Mini Tractor Pull - Grandstand 8:00-10:00 p.m. Midnight Dance Express-Line Dancing, Square Dancing & Request-Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 9:00 p.m. Wood County Semi Truck Pull-Grandstand 9:00 p.m. Quilt Show closes-Doors are closed 9:00 p.m. Wood County Fair Altered Farm Stock Tractor Pull-Grandstand 9:30 p.m. Pick up Quilts-Annex Bldg.
Friday, August 1, 2008 Cheerleading Competition 8:00-11:00 a.m. Flower Show II-entries open-Home & Garden World Bldg. 8:30 a.m. Jr. Swine Judging-Beef Show Arena 9:00 a.m. Jr. Horse Show (Western)-Horse Show Arena 10:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Goat Showmanship, Breeding & Market-North Twp. Grove Tent 1:00 p.m. Flower Show II Judging-Home & Garden World Bldg. 1:00-3:00 p.m. "Stampin' Up" - Rubber Stamping demonstration by Carole Garrett - Fine Arts Bldg. 2:00 p.m. 4-H Bake-Off Judging - Home & Garden World Bldg. 3:00 p.m. Healthy Dessert Ideas, Susan Woodard, Winner Food Expo Recipe Contest-Home & Garden World Bldg. 5:00 p.m. Flower Show II opens-Home & Garden World Bldg. 6:00 p.m. 4-H Bake-Off Auction - In Front of Jr. Fair Office 6:30 p.m. Cheerleading Competition - Grandstand 6:30-7:30 p.m. "Scrollsaw Art"-demonstration by Northwest ohio Woodworkers Guild - Fine Arts Bldg. 7:00 p.m. Tips on starting a small business, Kristin Swihart, Cherry Creek Country Shoppe-Home & Garden World Bldg. 8:00-10:00 p.m. "Mynd Crym" Band-Tony Knisely-Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area Saturday, August 2, 2008 Concert Day Pie day in stage area until after 5 p.m. -Home & Garden World Bldg. 8:00 a.m. Open Class Beef Breeding Judging-Beef Show Arena 9:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Beef Cattle Showmanship - Beef SHow Arena 9:00 a.m. Open Class Sheep Breeding Judging-Sheep Show Arena 10:00 a.m. Jr. Fair Horse Production & PeeWee Classes -Horse Show Arena 10:00-11:00 a.m. Firefighters Recognition Awards-Free Tent--Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 1:00 p.m. Jr. Fair Horse Versatility-Horse Arena 2:00 p.m. Dairy Beef - Beef Feeder Lot Sale - Upstairs of the Admin. Bldg. 2:00-3:00 p.m. "The Metzger's"-Trustees Bldg. 2:00-3:00 p.m. Spur of the Moment Dance Line Team - Terry Nowicki - Free Tent - Jr. Fair Bdg. Area 2:00-5:00 p.m. "Stampin' Up" - Rubber Stamping demonstration by Carole Garrett - Fine Arts Bldg. 3:00-4:00 p.m. Bandsaw and Boxes-demonstration by Northwest Ohio Woodworkers Guild - Fine Arts Bldg. 3:00-5:00 p.m. BGSU Juggling Club-Midway Strolling Entertainment 4:00 p.m. Jr. Fair Sheep Showmanship-Sheep Show Arena 4:00-5:00 p.m. "One Stage Studios Dance Ensemble"-Free Tent - Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 4:00-6:00 p.m. "Joe Bob - Duda"-Trustees Bldg. 4:00-6:00 p.m. Street Magician-Brandon Coleman - In front of the Fine Arts Bldg. 4:30-5:30 p.m. Wood Carving-demonstration by Northwest Ohio Woodworkers Guild - Fine Arts Bldg. 6:00 p.m. Myriah Crimmins, Not So Sinful Chocolate Cake-Home & Garden World Bldg. 5:00-7:00 p.m. BGSU Juggling Club-Midway Strolling Entertainment 5:30 p.m. Pie Auction-In Front of Home & Garden World Bldg. 6:00-10:00 p.m. R&R Entertainment - Karaoke-Free Tent - Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sparkles the Clown-Trustees Bldg. 8:30 p.m. BILLY CURRINGTON & JASON MICHAEL CARROLL CONCERT-Grandstand-Tickets $30.00 track & $25.00 Grandstand - All seats are reserved and everyone must have a ticket.
Sunday, August 3, 2008 Combine Demonlition Derby $5.00 - children under 6 free 9:00 a.m. Open Show Horses & Ponies-Horse Arena 9:00 a.m. Open Class Rabbit Show/Judging-Rabbit Barn 10:00 a.m. Open Class Goat Judging-Show Tent-Horse Barn Area 10:00 a.m. Horse Pull-Grandstand 11:00 a.m. Church Services-Dayspring Assembly of God - Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 12:00 Noon Draft Horse & Draft Pony Hitch Show - Grandstand 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. 4-H Demonstration Winners-Home & Garden World Bldg. 2:00 p.m. Small Animal Auction-Rabbits, Poultry, Turkeys, Ice Cream - Beef Show Arena 2:00-2:30 p.m. "Middle Eastern Dance"-by Lana Shakti - Radiance Dance Studio - Free Tent - Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 2:00-4:00 p.m. Dulcimer Music-Wesley Linenkugel-Elephant Ear Patio 2:00-4:00 p.m. Ricky Pratt and The Midnight Travelers-Trustees Bldg. 2:00-4:00 p.m. Homer the Clown-Strolling Entertainment 2:30-3:00 p.m. Unicycling & Juggling with April McCurdy & Mark Janowicki - In front of Admin. Bldg. 3:00 p.m. Chainsaw Carvings Auction - Free Tent-Jr. Fair Bldg. Area 3:00-4:00 p.m. Wood One Wheelers 4-H Club-Midway Strolling Entertainment 3:00-4:00 p.m. Woodcarving-demonstration by Northwest Ohio Woodworkers Guild - Fine Arts Bldg. 4:00 p.m. "Buchman" Showmanship Sweepstakes-Beef Show Arena 4:00-6:00 p.m. "On The Beach" Band-with Jeff Zucker - Gazebo - Home & Garden World Bldg. 4:00-6:00 p.m. "Street Magician"-Brandon Coleman - in front of Fine Arts Bldg. 4:00-6:00 p.m. BGSU Juggling Club-Midway Strolling Entertainment 4:30-5:30 p.m. Woodcarving-demonstration by Northwest Ohio Woodworkers Guild - Fine Arts Bldg. 5:00-7:00 p.m. Sparkles the Clown - Trustees Bldg. 6:00 p.m. Guys & Gals Sheep Lead Contest-Sheep Show Arena 7:00 p.m. Combine Demolition Derby - Grandstand - Admission $5.00 Children under 6 free
Monday, August 4, 2008 Livestock Sale Day Derby Day 8:30 a.m. Large Animal Livestock Sale-Sheep, Dairy Beef Feeders, Beef Feeders, Market Steers, Dairy Market Steers, Goats & Swine 10:00 a.m. Horse Open Fun Show-Horse Arena I 1:00-6:00 p.m. Election of Board of Directors of WCAS-Jr. Fair Bldg. 4:30 p.m. Catch-a-Pig Contest-Grandstand 5:00 p.m. Babyland Sale-Babyland 6:00 p.m. Horses Dismissed 6:00 p.m. 4-H, FFA & Animal Projects Released 7:00 p.m. Demolition Derby-Grandstand-Admission $5.00, children under 6 years FREE
Daily Attractions Pioneer Park - Blacksmith Babyland-Sponsored by Eastwood FFA Masters of the Chainsaw Demonstration Pony Rides--Not included in Ride Prices Wood County Woodworkers Guild - Fine Arts Bldg. Rides - Daily - 12-6 pm $12.00; 5-11 pm $15.00; or 12 Noon-11 pm $18.00