Colfax County Fair

Thursday, Jul 16, 2020 at 7:00am

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Leigh, NE 68643

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7:00 - 9:00 am: Entry and weighing of all swine exhibits
8:00 am: 4-H Sheep Show followed by FFA Sheep - Open class will follow FFA judging.
8:00 - 10:00 am: ENTRY OF EXHIBITS IN 4-H BUILDING (EXCEPT CLOTHING, HOME ENVIRONMENT & PHOTOGRAPHY). Building closed during judging hours.
8:00 - 10:00 am: Entry of all open class exhibits (except horses and mules)
8:00 - 10:00 am: Entry of dairy exhibits
8:00 - 11:00 am: Entry of FFA & 4-H Poultry and Rabbits
8:00 - 12:00 pm: Entry of open class poultry
8:00 am - 8:00 pm: FFA, Vegetable & Commercial building set up
9:00 am: 4-H Horse Show (4-H horses MUST stay for duration of the fair)
10:00 am: Judging of 4-H and open class exhibits In 4-H Building (building will be closed during judging)AFTER JUDGING - 9:00 pm - 4-H and Open Class Building open
11:00 am: Judging Open Class Arts and Crafts, Textiles, Foods and Vegetables
12:00 pm: Open class photography judging
12:00 pm or following Sheep Show - 4-H Dairy Show followed by FFA Dairy then 4-H Dairy Goats followed by FFA Dairy GoatsFollowing Dairy Show - 4-H Goat Show followed by FFA Goats
1:30 pm: 4-H poultry showmanship followed by 4-H poultry judging - followed by FFA Poultry showmanship and judging
2:00 pm: Open class fl ower judging
4:00 pm: Judging of open class poultry
4:00 pm: McWhorter Entertainment Carnival
6:00 pm: NOWEAR Extreme BMX Stunt Show (TWO BIG Shows)
6:45 pm: 4-H Fashion Revue at grandstand
7:00 pm: Steps at Tiffany’s Dance Studio
7:30 pm: NOWEAR Extreme BMX Stunt Show
7:30 pm: Open 4-D Barrel Race & Pole Bending


Colfax County Fair is located in Leigh, Nebraska. Leigh is 18 miles North of Schuyler on HWY 15 and then 9 miles West on HWY 91.

The fairgrounds are on the West side of town and can be found by turning West on any street from Main Street.

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