Friday, September 24

8:00am - 8:00pm: Junior Beef can arrive & steers
8:00am - 8:00pm: Check-in Market Swine
9:00am: Horticulture Crops Judging
Noon - 3:00pm: Expo Center setup / check-in
2:00pm - 8:00pm: Check-in Market Steers / check in Junior Market Lambs
2:00pm - 8:00pm: Check-in Junior Beef
4:00pm - Midnight: Mighty Thomas Carnival open “Moonlight Madness” Unlimited Ride Arm Band Day
4:00pm - 10:00pm: Independent midway, Old McDonald’s Farm, Expo Center open
5:00pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
6:00pm: Expo Center: Live on stage “Young Troubadours”
6:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
7:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
8:00pm: Deadline for required exhibits
8:00pm: Deadline for weight cards to be submitted
8:00pm: Market Lambs & Market Swine
8:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
9:00pm: Grupo “Control” - Hugh Hardin Arena - FREE with paid gate admission
9:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia

 


Saturday, September 25

8:00am: Market Lamb Judging - Harper Stadium
8:00am: Release Market Lambs 1-hour after conclusion of show. Must be out of all barns by 10:00pm
9:00am: Junior Breeding Beef judging begins with Section A through O - Harper Stadium - South End. Arkansas Bred Lamb show will follow the selection of market lamb sale orders.
9:00am: Market Steer classification in Harper Stadium - North End
11:00am - 10:00pm: Independent midway, Old McDonald’s Farm, Expo Center open
Noon - Midnight: Mighty Thomas Carnival opens
Noon: Hot Dog Pig Races
1:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
2:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
3:00pm: Expo Center: Live on stage “Youth Talent Competition”
4:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
5:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
6:00pm: Release Market Lambs - Must be out of barns by 10:00pm
6:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
7:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
8:00pm: Eddie Montgomery of Montgomery Gentry - Hugh Hardin Arena - FREE with paid gate admission
8:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races

 

Sunday, September 26

9:00am: Junior Swine judging begins - Show Barn B
10:00am: Rabbit Show - Hugh Hardin Arena
Noon - 8:00pm: Independent midway, Old McDonald’s Farm, Expo Center open
Noon - 10:00pm: Mighty Thomas Carnival open - Unlimited Ride Armband Day
Noon: Junior Market Steer judging begins - Harper Stadium
Noon: Hot Dog Pig Races
Noon - 7:00pm: Check in Market Goats
1:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
2:00pm: Release Market Swine (except sale order animals)
2:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
4:00pm: Release Junior Beef & Steers (except sale order animals)
4:00pm: The Rocketman Valencia
4:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
6:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
7:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
8:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races

 


Monday, September 27

8:00am: Junior Market Goat Show - Harper Stadium
3:00pm: Release Market Goats at conclusion of Goat show
4:00pm - 11:00pm: Independent midway, Old McDonald’s Farm, Expo Center open
4:00pm - 11:00pm: Mighty Thomas Carnival open “Buddy Night” Buy one armband get one free
4:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
6:00pm: Junior Livestock Auction - Harper Stadium
6:00pm: The Rocketman Valencia
7:00pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
8:00pm: The Rocketman Valencia
9:00pm: Hot Dog Pig Races

 


Tuesday, September 28

8:00am - 8:00pm: Open and Junior Dairy in place
1:00pm - 6:00pm: Check in all Open Beef
4:00pm - 10:00pm: Independent midway, Old McDonald’s Farm, Expo Center open
4:00pm - 6:00pm: Dairy Check in
5:00pm: Deadline for required exhibits
4:00pm - 11:00pm: Mighty Thomas Carnival open - Discount Coupon Day – Rides require only 1, 2, or 3 coupons (2 ticket discount)
5:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
6:00pm: Expo Center: Live on stage "Front Porch Playboys”
7:00pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
7:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
8:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
9:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia

 


Wednesday, September 29

8:00am - 5:00pm: 40/29 & the Arkansas CW Feeding Hope Day – Gate admission is only $1.00
8:00am - 10:00pm: Independent midway, Old McDonald’s Farm, Expo Center open
8:30am - 10:00pm: Mighty Thomas Carnival opens
8:30am - 7:00pm: Kids Day! Rides require 2, 3, or 4 tickets (1 ticket discount)
9:00am - Noon: Open and Junior Poultry Check-in
9:00am: Registration for Educational Youth Day activities (4H & FFA)
10:00am: Educational Youth Day activities (4H & FFA)
10:00am: All livestock events - Harper Stadium
10:00am: All plant events - Hugh Hardin Arena
11:30am: The Rocketman Valencia
Noon: Hot Dog Pig Races
2:00pm - 6:00pm: Release horticulture exhibits (fruits & vegetables)
2:00pm - 6:00pm: Check in floriculture exhibits (flowers & plants)
2:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
4:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
5:00pm: Open beef judging - All breeds - Harper Stadium
6:00pm: The Rocketman Valencia
6:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
7:30pm: PRCA Xtreme Bulls - Harper Stadium - FREE with paid gate admission
8:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races

 


Thursday, September 30

9:00am: Open and Junior Ayrshire judging
10:30am: Open and Junior Milking Shorthorn judging
1:00pm: Open and Junior Brown Swiss judging
2:00pm: Open and Junior Jersey judging
3:00pm: Open and Junior Holstein judging
4:00pm: Junior Dairy Showmanship followed by Senior Dairy Showmanship - Harper Stadium
4:00pm - 10:00pm: Independent midway, Old McDonald’s Farm, Expo Center open
5:00pm: Supreme Champion Dairy Cow
5:00pm: Waterfowl in place deadline
4:00pm - 11:00pm: Mighty Thomas Carnival open - Discount Coupon Day – Rides require only 1, 2, or 3 coupons (2 ticket discount)
6:00pm: Release Open Beef
6:00pm: Expo Center: Live on stage "Page One”
6:00pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
6:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
7:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
8:00pm: Rock and Roll Over the Ultimate KISS Tribute - Hugh Hardin Arena - FREE with paid gate admission
8:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
9:00pm: Hot Dog Pig Races

 


Friday, October 1

8:30am: Open and Junior Sheep Judging - Show Barn B
8:30am: Release Open & Junior Beef - 1 hour at conclusion of show.
9:00am: Open and Junior Poultry Judging - Barn #5
Noon: Release All Dairy Cows upon Superintendent approval
1:00pm - 5:00pm: Check in Open Dairy Goat & Junior Dairy Goat
3:00pm - 8:00pm: Check in Junior Commercial Heifers
4:00pm - 10:00pm: Independent midway, Old McDonald’s Farm, Expo Center open
4:00pm - Midnight: Mighty Thomas Carnival opens
4:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
4:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
6:00pm: Expo Center: Live on stage "MT Glass”
6:00pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
6:00pm - 8:00pm: KISR NIGHT - Discount gate admission - $2.00 off for adults and $1.00 off for seniors and kids (ages 4-11)
6:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
8:00pm: Colt Ford - Hugh Hardin Arena - FREE with paid gate admission
8:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
8:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia

 


Saturday, October 2

9:00am: Open Dairy Goat & Junior Dairy Goat Judging
9:00am: Dairy Goats released 1 hour after show - Show Barn B
9:00am - 11:00am: Weigh commercial Heifers
11:00am -10:00pm: Independent midway, Old McDonald’s Farm, Expo Center open
11:00am - 6:00pm: Mighty Thomas Carnival open - Unlimited Ride Armband Day
Noon: Hot Dog Pig Races
1:00pm: Junior Commercial Heifer Judging - Hugh Hardin Arena
1:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
2:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
3:00pm: Arkansas Oklahoma State Fair Pageant - Expo Center
3:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
4:00pm: Release Open and Junior Poultry
4:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
6:00pm: Release Junior Commercial Heifers
6:00pm: Mrs. Senior Teen and Queen Pageant - Expo Center
6:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races
6:30pm: The Rocketman Valencia
7:30pm: Antique Tractor Pull - Harper Stadium
8:00pm - 9:00pm - Educational exhibits released (livestock exhibitors)
8:30pm: Hot Dog Pig Races