spartansburg fair

Schedule of Events

Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013 Sparta Spurs 4-H

2:00 p.m.    Open Game Show

Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013 Sparta Spurs 4-H

9:00 a.m.    Annual Open Horse Show

1:00 p.m.    Spartansburg Futurity

1 - 7 p.m.    Entry of all exhibits

7:00 p.m.    Vesper Service

Monday, Sept. 2, 2013

8 a.m.      Rabbit Judging

8 a.m.      Senior Citizen Bake Sale -Bingo Building

8 - 9 a.m.    Sign-up for ATV Rodeo

9:00 a.m.    ATV Rodeo (Arena)

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Judging of Home Show Exhibits

(building closed for judging)

10:30 a.m.  Sign-up for Obstacle Course

11:00 a.m.  Weigh In for Horse Pull

11:00 a.m.  Obstacle Course ages 4 - 9

12:00 p.m.  Obstacle Course ages 10 - 14

Noon- 4 p.m. Pony Rides

1:00 p.m.    Fair officially opens

1:00 p.m.    Horse Pull (Pulling Track)

2:00 p.m.    Rabbit dress up contest

1:00 - 5:30 p.m.    Ride-a-rama $9.00

2:00 - 4:30 p.m.    5K Registration

4:00 p.m.    Big Wheel Race (Pulling Track)

5:00 p.m.    24th Annual 5K Race/Walk

5:30 p.m.    Bake Goods Auction (Stage)

6 p.m. - Closing    Ride-a-rama - $9.00

6 p.m. - Closing    Pony rides

6:30 p.m.    Bike giveaway (Stage)

8:00 p.m.    Presentation of contestants and crowning

of 2013 Spartansburg Fair Queen and Princess

Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013

9:00 a.m.    Buildings and exhibits open to public

10:00 a.m.  Judging dairy cattle

1:00 p.m.    Judging riding horses and ponies

shown at halter


Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013

6:00 p.m.           Judging of sheep

5:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Registration of Garden Tractor Pull

6:00 p.m.           Football Throw (all ages) (Ball Field)

6 p.m. - Closing    Ride-a-rama- $9.00

6 p.m. - Closing    Pony rides

 6 - 9 p.m.              Parade entries, Home Show II

 6:00 p.m.              Draft Horse Hitch Classes (Arena)

 6:30 p.m.              Garden Tractor Pull conducted by

Lake Erie Pulling

7:00 – 10:00 p.m. The Earthquakers (stage)

Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013

9:00 a.m.            Buildings and exhibits open to public

10:00 a.m.             Judging of goats

5:00 p.m.            Judging of draft horses

6 - 9 p.m.            Parade entries (Home Show II)

6 p.m. - Closing    Ride-a-rama- $9.00

6 p.m. - Closing    Pony rides

7:00 p.m.            Truck Pull (Pulling Track)

7:00 p.m.            Basketball Shoot (Ballfield)

8:00 - 10:00 p.m. Leather & Lace (stage)

Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013

Senior Citizen Day - Free Admission Until 5 p.m. (62 years and Over)

 9:00 a.m.               Buildings and exhibits open to public

10:00 a.m. - noon Games and Prizes for Senior Citizens

1:00 p.m.            Senior Citizen King & Queen Contest

with the Dixie Doodlers (stage)

4:30 - 6:30 p.m.   Weigh-in for Antique Tractor Pull

(at Scales)

Classes 5,500 lbs. & under thru 12,000 lbs. & under

6:00 p.m.    Children’s Tractor Pull (Ballfield)

6:00 p.m.    Pony Rides

6 p.m. - Closing    Ride-a-rama $9.00

6:00 p.m.    Draft Horse Obstacle Hitch Class (Arena)

7:00 p.m.    Antique Tractor Pull (Pulling Track)

Classes 5,500 lbs. & under thru 12,000 lbs. & under

8:00 p.m.    Dixie Doodlers (stage)


Friday, Sept. 6, 2013

 9:00 a.m. Buildings and exhibits open to public

 9:00 a.m Antique Tractors on display (Ballfield)

      4:30 - 6:30 p.m.     Weigh-In for Antique Tractor Pull

(at Scales) Classes 2,500 lbs. & under thru 5,000 lbs. & under

5:00 p.m. - Closing  Ride-a-rama ($9.00)

5:30 p.m.   Sign-up for Woodsman Contest

6:00 p.m.   Woodsman Contest (Arena)

6:00 p.m. - Closing  Pony Rides

7:00 p.m.   Antique Tractor Pull (Pulling Track)

Classes 2,500 lbs. & under thru 5,000 lbs. & under

8:00 - 9:00 p.m.    Dottie Morgan & Revolving Door (stage)

9:00 p.m.   Cow Patty Bingo (Arena)

9:30 - 10:30 p.m.  Dottie Morgan & Revolving Door (stage)

Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013

11:00 a.m. Parade

Noon - 4 p.m. Pony Rides

1 - 5:30 p.m. Ride-a-rama $9.00

1:00 p.m.   Antique Tractors on display (Ballfield)

2:00 p.m.   Announcement of Parade Winners

(Stage)

2:00 p.m.   Draft Horse Hitch Classes (arena)
Draft Horse Versatility Classes (arena)

5:00 p.m.   Demolition Derby (pulling track)

Admission Demolition Derby-$5.00

6 p.m. - Closing    Ride-a-Rama $9.00

6 p.m. - Closing    Pony Rides

7:30 p.m.   Exhibitors’ Horse Show

8 - 10 p.m. Remove exhibits from Home Show

and barns

8 p.m.     Loose Change (stage)

10 p.m.    Loose Change (stage)

11:15 p.m. Grand Finale - Fireworks

This schedule is subject to change.
Any changes will be noted on the
Tri-fold schedule that is printed
at a later time.