Many animals were on display at the Scioto County, with each animal needing care and support from their owners throughout the week.

Some of the early participants of the Scioto County Fair.

The 2016 Scioto County Fair featured many rides, for everyone to enjoy.

Some of the many Scioto County Fair attendees checking out some of the merchant booths.

Saturday, August 5

Senior Fair Office Open, 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m.

4-H Building Open for Booth Construction Only, 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 6

4-H Beef, Dairy, & Horse Penning and All Open Livestock- Anytime

4-H Market Hog Arrival: Weighing, & Penning, 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

4-H Lamb & Goat Arrival: 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

4-H Poultry & Rabbit Check In: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon and 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

4-H Building: Booth Set-up, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Senior Fair Office Open: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

4-H Building: Still, Clothing, Nutrition, etc. Project Sign-in, 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Farm Products Building: Entries accepted for Art, Farm Products, Fruits & Nuts, Culinary, & Needlework Departments, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Open Horse Show, 1:00 p.m.

Rabbit Building: Market Rabbits Must Be Penned by 5:30 p.m. & Weighed at 6:00 p.m.

Livestock Complex: Weigh 4-H Lambs & Goats, 6:00 p.m.

Monday, August 7

Grandstand: Entertainment by BUCKIN B CATTLE COMPANY PROFESSIONAL BULL RIDING & BARREL RACING – 8:00 p.m.

Livestock Complex: All 4-H Beef Projects Must be Penned, 7:30 a.m.

Farm Products Building: Entries accepted for Art, Farm Products, Fruits & Nuts, Culinary, & Needlework Departments, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Livestock Complex: Weigh 4-H Steers, 8:00 a.m.

Senior Fair Office Open: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Poultry Building: 4-H Poultry Show, 9:00 a.m.

4-H Building: Booth Construction & Project Sign-in, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Farm Products Building: Flower Show, 11:00 a.m.

4-H Building: Booth Judging, 12:00 noon (Building Closed Until Judging Completed)

4-H Fair Beautification Projects & all other Projects must be registered and in place, Judging of Beautification Projects: 12:00 noon

Main Gate: Portsmouth West High School Band Performance, 3:00 p.m.

Livestock Complex: Cloverbud Interviews, 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Livestock Arena: National Kiddie Tractor Pullers Association, 4:30 p.m. registration with pulls from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Main Gate: South Webster High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.

Farm Products Building: Farm Products, Fruits & Nuts Judging, 6:00 p.m.

Main Gate: Minford High School Band Performance: 7:00 p.m.

Grandstand: Introduction of Fair Queen and Court, 7:45 p.m.

Tuesday, August 8

Grandstand: Entertainment by CAVALCADE OF THRILLS DEMOLITION DERBY – 8:00 p.m.

Farm Products Building: Culinary & Needlework Judging, 8:00 a.m.

Rabbit Barn: 4-H Rabbit Show, 9:00 a.m.

Livestock Arena: Pack & Diary Goat Shows, 9:00 a.m.

Senior Fair Office Open: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Livestock Arena: Pet Show open to Scioto County children from ages 2 to 12, 12:00 noon

Livestock Arena: Breeding & Market Goat Show, 3:00 p.m.

Main Gate: Clay High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.

Main Gate: Portsmouth High School Band Performance, 7:00 p.m.

Grandstand: Formal Opening of Fair, 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, August 9

Grandstand: Entertainment by THE BELLOMY BROTHERS – 8:00 p.m.

Livestock Arena: 4-H Swine Show, 9:00 a.m.

Horse Arena: 4-H English Horse Show, 9:00 a.m.

Senior Fair Office Open: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Rabbit Building: Open Rabbit Show, 10:00 a.m.

Main Gate: New Boston High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.

Livestock Arena: 4-H Lamb Show, 6:00 p.m.

Main Gate: East High School Band Performance, 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, August 10

Grandstand: Entertainment by CIRCUS CONTINENTAL – 2:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m.

Senior Fair Office Open: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Farm Products Building: Flower Show, 11:00 a.m.

Main Gate: Valley High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.

Livestock Arena: 4-H Beef Market & Breeding Show, 6:00 p.m.

Main Gate: Northwest High School Band Performance, 7:00 p.m.

Friday August 11

Grandstand: Entertainment by THE CHARLIE DANIELS BAND – 8:00 p.m.

Senior Citizen Day: Ages 60 & older – $3.00

Livestock Arena: 4-H Dairy Cattle Show, 9:00 a.m.

Horse Arena: 4-H Western Horse Show, 9:00 a.m.

Senior Fair Office Open: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Livestock Complex: Cloverbud Interviews, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Livestock Arena: Open Dairy Show, 12:00 noon

Main Gate: Green High School Band Performance, 5:00 p.m.

Livestock Arena: Showman of Showmen Contest, 6:00 p.m.

Main Gate: Wheelersburg High School Band Performance, 7:00 p.m.

Note: 4-H livestock not participating in any Junior Fair sale may be removed from midnight Friday to 6:00 a.m. Saturday if not entered in any open class show.

Saturday, August 12

Grandstand: Entertainment by CALVALCADE OF THRILLS DEMOLITION DERBY – 5:00 p.m.

Senior Fair Office Open: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Livestock Arena: Junior Fair Livestock Sale (Sale Order: Beef, Poultry, Goats, Swine, Rabbits, Sheep), 11:00 a.m.

Junior Fair Premiums must be picked up at Junior Fair Premium Office by 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 13

All exhibits may be removed between 12:00 noon and 4:00 p.m. The Senior Fair Office will be open during these hours for exhibitors to pick up Senior Fair premiums if they are not distributed by the Departmental Superintendents. All items in any exhibit not removed during these times will be discarded.