Conservation Station will be returning for Kids' Day at the 2014 fair!

Van Buren County Fair
Hwy 1 North, Keosauqua, IA

July 10-21, 2014

The Van Buren County Fair has been designated as a Blue Ribbon Fair for 2014!


See "Helpful links & rules" tab for more information on specific events & the 2014 fairbook

Thursday, July 10, 2014
9:00 am Clothing Events Judging

Sunday, July 13, 2014
1:30 pm Gospel Program
3:00 pm Communications Judging
6:00 pm Demolition Derby 

Monday, July 14, 2014
6-9 pm Call in for Rodeo on Saturday, July 19
6:30 pm 2014 Junior Miss/Fair Queen Contest

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
8:00 am AM 4-H Club Pictures
8:30 am 4-H Exhibit Judging Begins (members/family only)
12-12:30 Lunch Break for Judges
12:30 pm PM 4-H Club Pictures
5:00 pm 4-H/FFA & Open K-3Cat-Pets Show Roberts Building
7:00 pm 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Dog Show

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
9-11 am Weigh-In for Market Animals
12:00 pm All None Weigh-In Animals May Enter
3-6:00 pm Weigh-In for Market Animals
6:00 pm Beef Ultrasound

Thursday, July 17, 2014
8:00 am All 4-H/FFA animals must be in place
8:00 am 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Sheep & Meat Goat Shows
11:00 am 4-H/FFA Dairy Show
2:00 pm Open Class Exhibit Judging M, J, H, I, K,L ,S
5:00 pm Meal served by Harmony-Van Buren FFA
6:00 pm 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Horse Show—Show Barn
7:00 pm Sheep & Swine Ultrasound

Friday, July 18, 2014
8:00 am 4-H/FFA Swine Show—Show Barn
Kenneth Johnson Memorial Scholarship Presentation
2:00 pm Open Class Exhibit Judging E,F,G
3:00 pm 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Poultry Show—Poultry Barn
5:00 pm Meal Served by Van Buren 4-H Youth Council
4-6:30 pm Sign In for Truck & Tractor Pull
7:00 pm Truck & Tractor Pull

Saturday, July 19, 2014
8:00 am 4-H/FFA Beef Show —Show Barn
Open K-3 Nursing Calf Show
3:00 pm 4-H/FFA & Open K-3 Rabbit Show —Rabbit Barn
5:00 pm Meal Served by Van Buren County Cattlemen
6:00 pm Cattle Dog Trial Demonstration
7:00 pm Rodeo

Sunday, July 20, 2014  - KID'S DAY
9-9:30 am Community Worship Service, Shelter by Fair Office
10:00 am Fun Horse Show
Conservation exhibit open all day
10 am-4 pm Petting Zoo
12:00 pm Deadline for Sale Notice
12:30 pm Livestock Judging—Show Barn
12:30-2:30 pm Big Bear Puppets
1:00 pm Pedal Pull Sign In
1:30 pm Pedal Pull
2:00-5:00 pm Happy Train rides and Bounce House
3:00 pm Pictures of Winners for Papers
7:00 pm All 4-H/FFA Livestock not being sold Released
7:30 pm All Other 4-H Exhibits Released
7:30-9:00 pm Open Class Exhibits Released

Monday, July 21, 2014
10:00 am-noon Open Class Entries Released
4:00 pm Presentation of Marcie Carr Memorial Award
Outstanding Shepherd
5:30 pm Meal Served by Fair Board
7:00 pm 4-H/FFA Livestock Sale

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