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This Year’s Fair

May 28th:  6:00 PM Market Swine, Sheep, and Goat Weigh-In 

June 17th: Deadline for State Shoot Douglas To the Extension Office 

June 13th:  2:00 pm 4-H Presentations Contest, Weston County Event Center 

July 1st: Deadline for Weston County Jr. Rodeo Entries 

July 11th–14th: State Shoot in Douglas 

Monday, July 15th: 

5:00 PM 4-H & FFA entries and Open Class livestock are due on-line. ABSOLUTELY NO LATE ENTRIES will be accepted in Youth Divisions. 

Saturday, July 20th: 

1:00 PM Open Horse Show, Outdoor Arena 

Sunday, July 21st: 

2:00 PM Carcass Contest-Sponsored by Black Hills Energy, WC Fairgrounds Swine Barn 

Friday, July 26th: 

10:00 am Clothing & Fashion Revue Judging, Newcastle Lodge 

3:00 pm Fashion Revue Rehearsal, Newcastle Lodge 

7:00 pm Public Fashion Revue, Newcastle Lodge 

Saturday, July 27th: 

9 AM-5 PM Friend of Fair Vendor Show, Open Class Building 

10:00 AM Weston County Fair Parade, Downtown Newcastle 

2:00 PM Donkey Races, Sponsored by Focus, Outdoor Arena—Tickets are $10 

3:00 PM Weston County Has Talent Contest, sponsored by Fisher Sand and Gravel—Fair Park 

6:00 pm Truck Pull, Sponsored by Outlaw Motors, Outdoor Arena 

Sunday, July 28th: 

9 AM-5 PM Friend of Fair Vendor Show, Open Class Building 

11:00 am Junior Horse Show, Outdoor Arena 

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1-5 PM WC Fair Show and Shine and Ugly Truck Contest, sponsored by Newcastle Motors and WCTC, Fair Park 

4:00 pm Newcastle Ministerial Society Outdoor Service and Chicken Dinner, Clay Ertman Memorial (Bring a dish to pass, Chicken is provided) 

Monday, July 29th: 

9:00 am Junior Horse Show/Stock and Speed Events, Outdoor Arena 

2:00 pm Cat Show Check-In, Open Class Building 

2:15 pm Cat Show, Open Class Building 

5:00 PM Pig Wrestling Calcutta, Pig Wrestling Pit 

6:00 PM Pig Wrestling, Sponsored by Saddle and Sirloin FFA, Pig Wrestling Pit 

Tuesday, July 30th: 

10:00 AM Dog Show Check In, FSA 

10:30 AM Dog Show, FSA 

5-7:00 PM Event Center will be open to receive static exhibits. 

5:30-7:30 PM Rabbit and Poultry Weigh-In, Rabbit/Poultry Barn 

4-6 PM 1st State Bank Cornhole Tournament, Fair Park 

4-8:00 PM Bouncy Houses, sponsored by Friends of Fair, Fair Park 

4-8:00 PM WCNRD Booth 

4-7:00 PM NWTF BB Gun Range 

6:00 PM ATV Races & Mud Bogging, Sponsored by Renegade Pant and Pipes, Sprint Track 

7:30 PM 4-H Dance, OCB 

Wednesday, July 31st:

7-8:00 AM Weigh in for market swine, sheep, market lambs & goats (Must be in by 8:00) Swine Barn

7-10:00 AM Event Center will be open to receive static exhibits.

8-9:00 AM Beef Weigh in, Swine Barn

9:00 AM Rabbit Judging, Rabbit Barn

10:00 AM 4-H Interview Judging, Event Center

10-5:00 PM Messy Mania, Sponsored by Wyoming Refining Company, Fair Park

10:30 AM Open Class Static judging begins, except Flowers. EC will be closed until Thursday morning.

11:00 AM Beef exhibits must be in proper places

3:00 PM Breeding Sheep, Breeding & Dairy Goats in proper places

5:00 PM Swine Show, Outdoor Show Ring

Swine Over-The-Hill Showmanship (Immediately following youth show)

Thursday, August 1:

8:00 AM Poultry Judging, Poultry Barn

12:00 PM Flowers in Place (Open Class Building)

12-7:00 PM Messy Mania, Sponsored by WC Commissioners, Fair Park

1:00 PM Goat/Sheep/Wool Judging, Outdoor Show Ring

Over-The-Hill Showmanship for Goat and Sheep (Immediately following youth judging)

1:00 PM Flower Judging, EC

4-7:00 PM Newcastle Farmers’ Market, Fair Park

6:30 PM Calcutta for Ranch Rodeo, Outdoor Arena

7:00 PM Ranch Rodeo, Sponsored by Pinnacle Bank, Outdoor Arena

Friday, August 2: County Commissioners’ Day

6:00 AM Pancake Breakfast, Sponsored by Weston County Health Services Foundation, Ertman Memorial

8:00 AM Beef Judging, Outdoor Show Ring

Beef Over-The-Hill Showmanship (Immediately following Beef Judging)

11:30 AM Pocket Pets followed by Pee Wee & Tumbleweeds, Ertman Memorial

1:00 PM State Fair Livestock Meeting/Livestock Brand-Veterinary Inspection, Ertman Memorial

3:00 PM FFA & 4-H Round Robin Contest, Outdoor Show Ring

5:00 PM Junior Livestock Committee & CowBelles’ Barbeque, Ertman Memorial

5:00 PM Saddle and Sirloin FFA Ice Cream Churn-Off

6:45 PM Catch-A-Calf and Catch-A-Lamb, Outdoor Show Ring

7:00 PM Youth Livestock Sale (ALL animals will be released immediately following the sale), Outdoor Show Ring

9:00 PM Free Dance and Concert by Southern Fryed, Sponsored by Wind River Casino, Thunder Basin Resources, and RT Communications, FSA

Saturday, August 4:

9:00 AM Junior Rodeo, Outdoor Arena

1:00 PM Heritage Team Roping, Outdoor Arena

2:00 PM Jackpot Team Roping, Outdoor Arena

1-4 PM All Exhibits Released

Sunday, August 5:

7:30 AM Cowboy Church Service

9:00 AM Junior Rodeo, Outdoor Arena

1:00 PM Junior Rodeo Awards, Outdoor Arena Grandstands