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Lawrence County Fair runs July 5-13

Jul. 04, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

PROCTORVILLE -- The Lawrence County Fair will kick off on Friday, July 5, and continue through Saturday, July 13, at the Lawrence County Fairgrounds in Proctorville, Ohio.

Admission is $8 per day and parking costs $5. A membership ticket for all eight days at the fair costs $35, and a parking pass for the fair week costs $20.

Rides open at 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and at noon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Here is a schedule of highlights from the grandstand and 4-H projects. For a full schedule, visit www.lawrencecountyohiofair.com.


Friday, July 5: Truck pulls, 7 p.m.

Saturday, July 6: Bash on the River Demolition Derby by Smash It, 7 p.m.

Sunday, July 7: Motocross by Rock Camp Motorcross, 8 p.m.

Monday, July 8: Phillip Fox Band, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, July 9: Horse Pulls, 1 p.m.; Figure 8 Derby by Smash It, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, July 10: David Lee Murphy, 7 p.m.

Thursday, July 11: Chris Cagle, 7 p.m.

Friday, July 12: World Championship Rodeo by Broken Horn Rodeo, 7:30 p.m. Bareback riding, steer wrestling, saddle bronc riding, tie down roping, barrel racing, team roping, bull riding. Intermission features a stick horse race with races for kids 5 and under and 6-9. Closing tribute to the Armed Forces with flag presentation and fireworks

Saturday, July 13: Horse pulls, 1 p.m.; Bash on the River Demolition Derby by Smash It, 7 p.m.


Sunday, July 7: Dairy Goat Show & Pack Goat Show, 6 p.m.

Monday, July 8: 4-H & FFA Market Rabbit Show, 8 a.m.; 4-H Parade, 5 p.m.; 4-H & FFA Market Chicken Show & Showmanship, Fancy Poultry, Raising Pullets, Ducks & Geese, Turkeys, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, July 9: 4-H & FFA Market Lamb Show & Showmanship, 8 a.m.; 4-H & FFA Goat Showmanship, 11 a.m.; Lawrence County Horse Pull (Grandstand), 1 p.m.; Cloverbud Games, 2 p.m.; 4-H Style Show & Nutrition Awards (4-H Shelter), 7 p.m.; 4-H & FFA Market Hog Show, 8.

Wednesday, July 10: 4-H & FFA Market Rabbit Showmanship, followed by Breeding Rabbits, 8 a.m.; 4-H & FFA Market Steer Show & Showmanship, 6 p.m.

Thursday, July 11: 4-H & FFA Market Hog Showmanship, 8 p.m.; 4-H & FFA Beef Breeding, Feeder Calf and Beef Showmanship Dairy Cattle, 5 p.m.

Friday, July 12: 4-H & FFA Showman of Showmen Sr. Contest followed by Junior (Livestock Arena), 9 a.m. Cloverbud Western Rodeo Games & Parade, 2 p.m.; Kiddie Pulls (Grandstand), 6 p.m. (5 p.m. registration); 4-H & FFA Small Market Animal & Tobacco Sale (Order of sale: Rabbits, Chickens, Tobacco), 7 p.m.

Saturday, July 13, 4-H & FFA Large Market Animal Sale (Order of sale: Lambs, Goats, Hogs, Steers)

10 a.m.; Pony Pulling Contest, 10 a.m.; Open Horse Pulling Contest, 2 p.m.