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2017 Sonoma County Fair
August 3 - August 13

Sonoma County Fair

Holiday Themed Fair Fun!

2017 Traveling Fair

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2017 Daily Fair Schedule Below

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday






Thursday, August 3


North Bay Corporation

Easter at the Fair!


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 3:00 pm
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm


Kid's Day – FREE Fair Admission for Kids 12 & Under


Special Events

11:30 am – FREE Racing Seminar – Shade Park

12:30 pm – Hat Day at the Races – The VIP Tent
(ticket required)

7:00 pm – Uncorked Painting – E.C. Kraft Building
(ticket required)


7:30 pm – The Marshall Tucker Band – Community Theater


Wine Country Horse Racing

1:15 pm – First Post Time – Racing Grandstand
Races continue all afternoon!


Community Theater

12:00 to 3:00 pm – Easter Egg Coloring
All ages welcome.

1:30 pm – Egg Hunt
Ages 10 & under

2:00 pm – Egg Roll

2:15 pm – Pancake Race

2:30 pm – Bunny Hop Race

4:00 pm – Egg Hunt
All ages welcome.


Park Stage

1:30 to 2:15 pm, 2:45 to 3:30 pm & 3:45 to 4:30 pm – Dust In My Coffee
(cowboy music)

6:00 to 6:45 pm, 7:15 to 8:00 pm & 8:15 to 9:00 pm – Hot Rods Band
(Sock Hop!)


Blues & Brews Lounge

5:30 to 8:00 pm – The Terry Hanck Band


Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!

3:00 pm – Milk Mustache Contest
Ages 12 & under

6:00 pm – Stroller Races


Family Fun Stage

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performer: Marcus Raymond

7:00 pm – Grape Expectoration (Spit!)


Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:00 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!

1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15 & 7:15 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Nuevo Amancer
(Classical Latin American Music) – Mexican Village

4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.


Livestock Area

9:00 am – Open Dairy Goat Judging (Nigerians, Saanen, Nubian) – Dorfman Ring

9:00 am – Junior 4-H Market Lamb Judging – Wilford Ring

10:00 am – Junior Rabbit Judging – Fur & Feathers Building

12:00 pm – Junior Dairy Showmanship & Judging (Heifer Show) – Jamison Ring


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Friday, August 4

Rabo Bank

New Year's Celebration

Grandparents Day


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 12:00 pm
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm

Senior's Day – FREE Fair Admission for Seniors 60+


Special Events

12:30 pm – FREE Racing Seminar – Shade Park

5:30 pm – Barrel Racing - Chris Beck Arena

7:00 pm – Uncorked Painting – E.C. Kraft Building
(ticket required)



Wine Country Horse Racing

2:15 pm – First Post Time – Racing Grandstand
Races continue all afternoon!



Community Theater

7:00 pm – Guerra De Grupos


Park Stage

2:15 to 3:00 pm, 3:15 to 4:00pm, 4:30 to 5:15pm – Susan Comstock Swingtet (Jazz/Blues)

4:00 pm – New Year's Balloon Drop
Countdown to the New Year!


6:30 to 7:15 pm, 7:45 to 8:30 pm & 8:45 to 9:30 pm – The BluesBurners (Rhythm & Blues)

7:15 pm – New Year's Balloon Drop
Countdown to the New Year!



Blues and Brews

5:30 to 8:00 pm – Rhythm Drivers with Brad Wilson


Sliders Gastro Pub

8:00 pm – Comedy Night


Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!



Family Fun Stage

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performer: Marcus Raymond

3:00 pm – Family Look-Alike Contest

5:45 pm – Cultural Dance performances: Redwood Empire Chinese Association

7:00 pm – Sirens Studio's Belly Dance Troupe


Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

2:15 pm – Bubblegum Bubble Blowing Contest

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15 & 7:15 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Nuevo Amancer
(Classical Latin American Music) – Mexican Village


4:00 to 7:00 pm – Rogue Rhythms
(Drummers)


4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.


5:30 pm – New Year's Balloon Drop – Mexican Village
Countdown to the New Year!


5:45 pm – Free Throw Contest – By Family Fun Stage

9:30 pm – Light Stick Light Show – Linwood Ave. North

9:30 pm – Twilight Parade


Livestock Area

9:00 am – Junior Market Goat & Lamb Showmanship – Wilford Ring

9:00 am – Junior Dairy Judging (Cow Show) – Jamison Ring

10:00 am – Junior Breeding Swine Orientation – Dorfman Ring

10:00 am – Junior Market Rabbit Meat Pen Judging & Showmanship – Fur & Feathers Building

1:00 pm – Open Swine Judging – Dorfman Ring

1:00 pm – Open Dairy Show Judging Brown Swiss, Guernsey, AOB) – Jamison Ring

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Saturday, August 5


Exchange Bank

Winter Day

National Beer Day


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 11:00 am
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm


Special Events

11:30 am – FREE Racing Seminar – Shade Park

1:00 to 4:00 pm – NorCal Brew Fest – Trackside Beer Garden
(ticket required)


7:30 pm – Life in the Fastlane: Eagles Tribute – Community Theater

7:30 pm – PRCA Rodeo – Chris Beck Arena
(ticket required)



Wine Country Horse Racing

1:15 pm – First Post Time – Racing Grandstand
Races continue all afternoon!



Community Theater

2:00 pm – Tree Decorating

2:00 to 4:00 pm – Wreath Decorating


Park Stage

1:30 to 2:15 pm, 2:45 to 3:30 pm & 3:45 to 4:30 pm – Michael & TLC
(Elvis Tribute)


6:00 to 6:45 pm, 7:15 to 8:00 pm & 8:15 to 9:00 pm – Sherrie Phillips Band
(Rock & Roll)



Blues and Brews

5:30 to 8:00 pm – The Terry Hanck Band


Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventure!
Come be a part of the show!


1:30 pm – Present Wrap-Up
Bring a team!



Family Fun Stage

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performer: Marcus Raymond

3:00 pm – Present Pile-Up

4:00 pm – Dreidel Tournament

5:45 pm – Cowtown Cowgirls
(dance)


7:00 pm – Cultural Dance Presentation: Redwood Empire Chinese Association


Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15, 6:30 & 8:00 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

2:00 to 5:00 pm – Silver Belles Caroling Group

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Nuevo Amancer
(Classical Latin American Music) – Mexican Village


3:30 pm – Gingerbread House Decorating - Finley Hall

4:00 to 7:00 pm – Rogue Rhythms
(Drummers)


4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.


6:00 pm – Fruitcake Toss – South Pasture

9:30 pm – Twilight Parade


Livestock Area

9:00 am – Open Dairy Judging (Jersey & Holstein) – Jamison Ring

9:00 am – Junior Market Lamb Auction – Wilford Ring

10:00 am – Open/Junior Cavy Judging – Fur & Feathers Building

11:00 am – Junior Breeding Swine Showmanship & Judging – Dorfman Ring

1:00 pm – (or following lunch) Junior Rabbit Meat Pen Auction – Wilford Ring

1:30 pm – Junior Market Goat Auction – Wilford Ring

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Sunday, August 6


American Ag Credit

Winter Day


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 11:00 am
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm


Special Events

11:30 am – FREE Racing Seminar – Shade Park

1:00 pm – FREE Farmer's Day Program – Chris Beck Arena

7:30 pm – Graciela Beltran – Community Theater


Wine Country Horse Racing

1:15 pm – First Post Time – Racing Grandstand
Races continue all afternoon!



Community Theater

2:00 to 4:00 pm – Wreath Decorating

3:30 pm – Tree Decorating
Bring a team!



Park Stage

1:30 to 2:15 pm, 2:45 to 3:30 pm, 3:45 to 4:30 pm – Invasion
(60's British Rock)


6:00 to 6:45 pm, 7:15 to 8:00 pm, 8:15 to 9:00 pm – Bruce Guynn & Big Rain
(Country-Rock)



Blues and Brews

5:30 to 8:00 pm – The Terry Hanck Band


Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!


1:45 pm – Jingle Bells Sing-Along

3:00 pm – Little Farmer Diaper Derby
Crawlers up to 12 months can enter this race.



Family Fun Stage

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performer: Marcus Raymond

2:15 pm – On-The-Spot Christmas Singing Contest

3:00 pm – Ballet Folklorico Netzahuatcoytl

4:15 pm – Cowtown Cowgirls
(dance)


6:45 pm – Ho, Ho, Ho! Contest

7:00 pm – Sirens Studio’s Belly Dance Troupe


Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

4:15 pm – Christmas Present Wrap-Up
Bring a team!


6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15, 6:30 & 8:00 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

2:00 to 5:00 pm – Silver Belles Caroling Group

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Nuevo Amancer
(Classical Latin American Music) – Mexican Village


4:00 to 7:00 pm – Rogue Rhythms
(Drummers)


4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.



Livestock Area

10:00 am – Open Rabbit Judging – Fur & Feathers Building

2:00 pm – Sheep Shearing Contest – Jamison Ring

3:00 pm – Junior Market Hog Orientation – Dorfman Ring

3:30 pm – Sheep Dog Trials – Chris Beck Arena

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Monday, August 7 - No Horse Racing




Dollar Day! - $1 Fair Admission with a coupon from Bank of Marin


Bank of Marin


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 12:00 pm
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm

Earth Day

Sonoma Clean Power


Special Events

7:30 pm – Lauren Alaina – Community Theater


Park Stage

12:00 pm – Tuesday Social Club
(The Ukulelians)


1:30 to 2:15 pm, 2:45 to 3:30 pm & 3:45 to 4:30 pm – Western Swing Caravan
(Western Swing)


6:00 to 6:45 pm, 7:15 to 8:00 pm & 8:15 to 9:00 pm – Tom Rigney & Flambeau
(Cajun Fiddle)



Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!


2:00 pm – Stroller Races


Family Fun Stage

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performer: Scotty & Trink

3:00 pm – Grape Expectoration (Spit!)

4:15 pm – BIJA Children’s Choir

5:45 pm – SCREAM! The loudest, most piercing screams will win prizes!


Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

4:00 pm – Bubblegum Blowing

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15, 7:15 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

11:00 am to 5:00 pm – Earth Day Green Fest Program - Park Stage

12:00 to 4:00 pm – Nature Scavenger Hunt
Get an entry form at any Information booth


12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Nuevo Amancer
(Classical Latin American Music) – Mexican Village


4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.



Livestock Area

9:30 am – Junior Poultry Orientation – Fur & Feathers Building

12:00 pm – Junior Dog Judging – Wilford Ring

12:00 pm – Junior Breeding & Market Beef Orientation – Jamison Ring

1:00 pm – Junior FFA Market Hog Judging – Dorfman Ring

5:00 pm – Junior Dairy Goat & Breeding Sheep Orientation – Wilford Ring

7:00 pm – Junior Sheep Lead – Wilford Ring


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Tuesday, August 8 - No Horse Racing


First Community Bank

Independence Day

Veteran's Day

Veterans get in free after showing their Military ID. This offer is good ONLY on 8/8.


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 12:00 pm
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm


Special Events

7:30 pm – Foghat – Community Theater


Park Stage

11:45 am – New Horizons Swing Band

1:30 to 2:15 pm & 2:45 to 3:30 pm – The Guard Experience

3:45 pm – Name The States!
Identify all 50 states on a map and win!


4:00 pm – On-The-Spot Patriotic Singing Contest

5:30 pm – Redwood Chordsmen Barbershop Chorus
(patriotic music)


7:30 pm – Air Force Band GALAXY


Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!


1:30 pm – Milk Mustache Contest
Ages 12 & under.



Family Fun Stage

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performer: Michael Goudeau

6:00 pm – SCREAM!
The loudest, most piercing screams will win prizes!


7:00 pm – Rock‘em Sock’em Robots Tournament
All ages welcome. No skill required!



Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

2:15 pm – Bubblegum Blowing

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15, 7:15 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Nuevo Amancer
(Classical Latin American Music) – Mexican Village


3:00 pm – Free Throw Contest - by Family Fun Stage

4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.


9:30 pm – Light Stick Light Show


Livestock Area

9:00 am – Junior Poultry Judging – Fur & Feathers Building

9:00 am – Junior 4H Market Hog Judging – Dorfman Ring

10:00 am – Junior Market Beef Showmanship & Judging – Jamison Ring

2:00 pm – Junior Dairy Goat Showmanship & Judging – Wilford Ring


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Wednesday, August 9 - No Horse Racing


Talk Like A Pirate Day


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 12:00 pm
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm



Special Events

7:30 pm – War – Community Theater


Park Stage

1:30 to 2:15, 2:45 to 3:30 & 3:45 to 4:30 pm – Big Lou's Dance Party
(Rockin Polka)


2:15 pm – Tankard Lift

6:00 to 6:45, 7:15 to 8:00 & 8:15 to 9:00 pm – O'Craven
(Pirate Rock)



Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!


1:45 pm – Pirate Swagger Contest for Kids
Kids ages 12 & under



Family Fun Stage

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performer: Michael Goudeau

3:00 pm – Talk Like a Pirate

5:45 pm – Look Like a Pirate (Costume Contest)
For adults & kids



Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

3:45 pm – Bubblegum Blowing

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15, 7:15 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Los Hermanos Avalos – Mexican Village

4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.



Livestock Area

9:00 am – Junior Market Hog Showmanship – Dorfman Ring

10:00 am – Junior Market Poultry Meat Pen Judging & Showmanship – Fur & Feathers Building

11:00 am – Junior Breeding Sheep Showmanship & Judging – Wilford Ring

1:00 pm Junior Breeding Beef Showmanship & Judging - Jamison Ring

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Thursday, August 10


Sonoma County - Office of Education

St. Patricks Day

Kid's Day – FREE Fair Admission for Kids 12 & Under


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 12:00 pm
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm



Special Events

11:30 am – FREE Racing Seminar – Shade Park

7:00 pm – Monster Trucks – Chris Beck Arena
(ticket required)


7:00 pm – Uncorked Painting – E.C. Kraft Building
(ticket required)


7:30 pm – The Fab Four: The Ultimate Tribute – Community Theater


Wine Country Horse Racing

1:15 PM – Post Time – Racing Grandstand
Races continue all afternoon!



Community Theater

2:00 to 4:00 pm – Make a Leprechaun Trap

3:30 pm – Great Irish Potato Toss


Park Stage

1:30 to 2:15 pm, 2:45 to 3:30 pm, 3:45 to 4:30 pm – Greenhouse
(Celtic)


2:15 pm – Tankard Lift

6:00 to 6:45 pm, 7:15 to 8:00 pm, 8:15 to 9:00 pm – Culann's Hounds
(Celtic)



Blues and Brews

5:30 to 8:00 pm – The Terry Hanck Band


Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!


1:30 pm – Little Leprechaun Costume Contest
Kids of all ages welcome.



Family Fun Stage

12:30 pm & 3:00 pm – The Love Choir

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performers: Scotty & Trink

2:15 pm – Keenan Irish Dancers

7:00 pm – Sirens Studio’s Belly Dance Troupe


Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15, 7:15 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

12:00 to 3:00 pm – LEGO Leprechaun Trap Contest
Open to all ages. Sponsored by The ToyWorks


3:00 to 6:00 pm – Los Hermanos Avalos – Mexican Village

4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.


7:00 pm – Treasure Hunt – South Pasture
Hunt for a 'pot of gold'. All ages welcome.



Livestock Area

9:00 am – Open Beef Judging (Herefords & Shorthorn) – Jamison ring

9:00 am – Open Boer Goat Judging – Wilford Ring

9:00 am – Junior Market Hog Auction – Dorfman Ring

1:00 pm – (or following lunch) Junior Poultry Meat Pen Auction – Dorfman Ring

7:00 to 9:00 pm – Open Boer Goat, Junior Breeding Sheep & Dairy Goat Depart

7:00 to 9:00 pm – Junior Poultry Depart



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Friday, August 11


Redwood Credit Union

Valetine's Day


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 12:00 pm
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm



Senior's Day – FREE Fair Admission for Seniors 60+



Special Events

12:30 pm – FREE Racing Seminar – Shade Park

7:00 pm – Monster Trucks – Chris Beck Arena
(ticket required)


7:00 pm – Uncorked Painting – E.C. Kraft Building
(ticket required)



Wine Country Horse Racing

2:15 pm – Post Time – Racing Grandstand
Races continue all afternoon!



Community Theater

2:00 to 4:00 pm – Valentine Crafts

7:00 pm – Batalla de Bandas


Park Stage

11:00 am to 3:00 pm – Senior Day Program
Information Tables & Entertainment


11:15 am – New Horizon's Brass Quintet

1:45 pm – Senior Day Contests
Search for the Oldest Person at the Fair, Longest Married Couple and more!


2:15 to 3:00 pm, 3:15 to 4:00 pm, 4:30 to 5:15 pm – The Classic Sisters
(Classic oldies)


6:30 to 7:15 pm, 7:45 to 8:30 pm, 8:45 to 9:30 pm – Court 'n' Disaster
(Classic Country)



Blues and Brews

5:30 to 8:00 PM – The Terry Hanck Band


Sliders Gastro Pub

8:00 pm – Comedy Night


Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!


5:45 pm – Jump Rope Contest


Family Fun Stage

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performers: Scotty & Trink

2:15 pm – The Ukulelians

4:15 pm & 5:30 pm – Redwood Country Cloggers

7:00 pm – Rock‘em Sock’em Robots Tournament
All ages welcome, no skill required!



Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15, 7:15 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

3:00 pm – Get Married (or Renew Your Vows) on the Giant Ferris Wheel - Main Carnival
Pre-Fair sign up required to participate.


3:00 to 6:00 pm – Los Hermanos Avalos – Mexican Village

4:00 to 7:00 pm – Rogue Rhythms
(Drummers)


4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.


5:45 pm – Free Throw Contest – by Family Fun Stage

9:30 pm – Twilight Parade


Livestock Area

9:00 am – Open Beef Judging (Angus) – Jamison Ring

10:00 am – Large Animal Round Robin - Dorfman Ring

3:00 pm – Junior Pygmy Goat Show – Dorfman Ring

6:00 pm – Junior Ag Mechanics & Market Beef Auction – Jamison Ring


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Saturday, August 12


Twin Pine Casino

Halloween & Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Food Drive – Bring 2 or more non-perishable food items and get $4 off Fair admission!
11:00 am – 4:00 pm ONLY

Save Mart - Lucky

FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 11:00 am
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm




Special Events

11:30 am – FREE Racing Seminar – Shade Park
(ticket required)


7:00 pm – Monster Trucks – Chris Beck Arena
(ticket required)


7:30 pm – Trent Harmon - Community Theater


Wine Country Horse Racing

1:15 pm – Post Time – Racing Grandstand
Races continue all afternoon!



Community Theater

2:00 to 4:00 pm – Mask Making

2:00 pm – Great American Pumpkin Toss


Park Stage

1:30 to 2:15 pm, 2:45 to 3:30 pm & 3:45 to 4:30 pm – Solid Air
(Americana)


6:00 to 6:45 pm, 7:15 to 8:00 pm & 8:15 to 9:00 pm – The Poyntlyss Sistars
(Retro Rockers)


6:45 pm – Wait for the Great Pumpkin


Blues and Brews

5:30 to 8:00 pm – The Terry Hanck Band


Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!



Family Fun Stage

1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performers: Scotty & Trink

3:00 pm – Latin Elements
(dance)


5:30 pm – Cowtown Cowgirls
(dance)


7:00 pm – Dancers of the Desert


Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

2:15 pm – Family Look-Alike Contest - Barnyard Stage
We’ve got categories for everyone — mother-daughter, father-son, brother-sister & more!


3:45 pm – Mummy Wrap

4:15 pm – Halloween Costume Contest

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15, 6:30 & 8:00 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

1:00 to 4:00 pm – Easy Bake Pumpkin Pie Bake-Off - Finley Hall
Ages 5 & up


2:00 to 6:00 pm – Jason Todd, Pumpkin Carver

3:00 to 4:00 pm – Trick or Treat!
Get a map at any Information Booth.


3:00 to 6:00 pm – Meet the Pumpkin Fairy Godmother

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Los Hermanos Avalos – Mexican Village

4:00 to 7:00 pm –Rogue Rhythms
(Drummers)


4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.


6:00 to 8:00 pm - Silver Belles Caroling Group

8:00 to 9:00 pm – Trick or Treat!
Get a map at any Information Booth.


9:30 pm – Twilight Parade


Livestock Area

9:00 am – Open Beef Judging (Gelbvieh, AOB, Supreme) – Jamison Ring

10:00 am – Small Animal Round Robin – Dorfman Ring

10:00 am – Open Poultry Judging - Fur & Feathers Building

11:00 am – Open Sheep Judging – Wilford Ring

1:00 pm – Open Pygmy Goat Judging – Dorfman Ring

5:00 pm – Junior Awards Ceremony – Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Building


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Sunday, August 13


Urban Tree Farm

Halloween & Dia De Los Muertos


FAIR HOURS: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
CARNIVAL OPENS AT: 11:00 am
BUILDING HOURS: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
NO ENTRY AFTER 9:00 pm




Special Events

11:30 am – FREE Racing Seminar – Shade Park

6:00 pm – Destruction Derby – Chris Beck Arena
(ticket required)



Wine Country Horse Racing

1:15 pm – Post Time – Racing Grandstand
Races continue all afternoon!



Community Theater

2:00 to 4:00 pm – Mask Making

7:30 pm – Banda Machos


Park Stage

1:30 to 2:15 pm, 2:45 to 3:30 pm & 3:45 to 4:30 pm – Stax City
(R&B)


6:00 to 6:45 pm, 7:15 to 8:00 pm & 8:15 to 9:00 pm – Shake it! Booty Band
(Funk-Disco)



Blues and Brews

5:30 to 8:00 pm – The Terry Hanck Band


Kids Area

12:30, 2:30 & 3:45 pm – Holiday Adventures!
Come be a part of the show!


1:30 pm – Mummy Wrap


Family Fun Stage

12:45 pm – Ballet Folklorico Paquiyollotzin
(dance)


1:30, 3:30 & 6:15 pm – San Francisco Street Performers: Scotty & Trink

2:15 pm – Ballet Folklorico Quetzalli

3:00 pm – Ballet Folklorico Ireri

4:15 pm – Latin Elements Dancers

5:45 pm – Ugliest Shoe Contest

7:00 pm – Sirens Belly Dance Troupe


Redwood Credit Union Plaza

2:00, 4:00 & 6:30 pm – Acrobuffo presents WATERBOMB!

7:00 pm – Zombie Gathering


Barnyard Stage

12:30 pm – Scarecrow Building Contest
Bring a team!


1:30, 3:00 & 5:45 pm – Godfrey the Magician

3:45 pm – SCREAM!
The loudest, most piercing screams will win prizes!


4:15 pm – Halloween Costume Contest

6:30 pm – Scarecrow UN-Building Contest


South End, Main Carnival Lot

2:30, 4:15, 6:30 & 8:00 pm – High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean


Around the Grounds

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Lorikeet Encounter – Garden Building

11:00 am to 10:00 pm – Creature Features! – Finley Hall

12:00 to 6:00 pm – FREE Hay Wagon Rides

1:00 to 4:00 pm – Easy Bake Pumpkin Pie Bake-Off - Finley Hall
Ages 5 & up


2:00 to 6:00 pm – Jason Todd, Pumpkin Carver

3:00 to 4:00 pm – Trick or Treat!
Get a map at any Information Booth.


3:00 to 5:00 pm - Silver Belles Caroling Group

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Meet the Pumpkin Fairy Godmother

3:00 to 6:00 pm – Los Hermanos Avalos – Mexican Village

4:30 to 6:00 pm – 4th Street Strolling Jazz Band

5:00 pm – Parade – Around the Grounds
Meet in the Redwood Credit Union Plaza at 4:45 pm if you want to be in the parade.


4:00 to 7:00 pm – Rogue Rhythms
(Drummers)



Livestock Area

11:00 am – Open Sheep Judging Wilford Ring

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Join us for a BONUS WEEK of Wine Country Horse Racing August 18 - 20!




Sonoma County Event Center at the Fairgrounds
1350 Bennett Valley Road - Santa Rosa, CA 95404

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