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September 9, 2013

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Cherokee County Fair schedule

TAHLEQUAH — There will be many events and entries during the Cherokee County Fair, which is Wednesday through Saturday. All activities are at the Cherokee County Fairgrounds, 16436 U.S. Highway 62.

The schedule:


Enter indoor exhibits, Barn 2, noon-6 p.m.


Enter baked goods, Barn 2, 8-8:30 a.m.

Judge indoor exhibits, Barn 2, 9 a.m. - noon

Display exhibits, Barn 2, 1-4 p.m.

Enter tractor driving, Barn 1, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Indoor exhibit building open to public, Barn 2, 4 p.m.

Tractor driving contest, 4:30 p.m.

Enter horse show, arena, 4:30 p.m.

Horse show, arena, 5:30 p.m.

Indoor exhibit building, Barn 2, closes at 9 p.m.


Indoor exhibit building opens at 9 a.m.

4-H judging contests, Barn 1, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Enter cat show, Cattle Barn 1, 4 p.m.

Enter poultry, Barn 1, 4-6 p.m.

Cat show, Cattle Barn 1, 4:30 p.m.

Enter rabbit show, Barn 1, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

4-H steak dinner, tent, 5 p.m.

Terrapin race, outside Barn 2, 5:30 p.m.

Enter dog show, Cattle Barn 2, 5:30 p.m.

Dog show, Cattle Barn 2, 6 p.m.

Poultry show, Barn 1, 6 p.m.

Rabbit show, Barn 1, 6:30 p.m.

Indoor exhibit building closes at 9 p.m.


Indoor exhibit building opens at 8 a.m.

Enter swine and sheep show, Cattle Barn 1, 8-9 a.m.

Enter dairy and beef show, Cattle Barn 2, 9-11 a.m.

Swine and sheep show, Barn 1, 10 a.m.

OHCE fashion revue, Barn 2, 10 a.m.

4-H fashion revue, Barn 2, 11 a.m.

Enter goat show, Cattle Barn 1, noon - 1 p.m.

Dairy and beef show, Barn 1, 1 p.m.

Goat show, follows dairy and beef show, Barn 1

Indoor exhibit pickup, 30 minutes after conclusion of livestock shows.

Indoor exhibits building closes at 2 p.m.

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