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Welcome to the Bourbon County Fair and Horse Show

June 25 to July 1, 2017
Bourbon County Park
Legion Drive
Paris, Kentucky

Schedule of Events


Admission $10 (under age 65)  Includes rides
$4 (65 and older)

SATURDAY, May 21, 2017
1pm  4-H/Youth Horse Show - Sosby Arena

FRIDAY, JUNE 16, 2017
6:30 pm Bourbon Co Walking Horse Show –Sosby Arena
6:00 pm Limited food vendors

Saturday, July 15, 2017
6:30pm  Bourbon County Fair Saddle Horse Show-Sosby Arena

SATURDAY, JUNE 24, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon - Receive Exhibits - metal Building & Open Air Building
10am-12pm Pageant sign-up

SUNDAY, JUNE 25, 2017     NO EXHIBIT ENTRY!

MONDAY, JUNE 26, 2017 - MIDWAY STARTS TONIGHT  
8:30 am-11:00 am Receive Exhibits-Metal Building & Open Air Building
1:00 pm Judging in appropriate departments - EXHIBIT BUILDING CLOSED TO PUBLIC
4:00 pm Exhibition Hall will open to public
5:00-10:00 pm Operation Food Basket - hosted by Bourbon Street Cruisers 
6:00-9:00 pm Petting Zoo-sponsored by Newark Boer Goats
6:30 pm  Best of Bourbon County Pie Contest
7:00 pm Horse Pull
8:00 pm  Miss Bourbon County Pageant
8:00 pm Demolition Derby Small & Large Cars 
8:00 pm Hog Show –Open 4-H, FFA Youth
10:00 pm Gate ticket qualifies you with proper ID
Drawing
6pm-10:30pm   RED DRAGON LASER TAG—Ages 5 and up
RIDES START TONIGHT

TUESDAY, JUNE 27, 2017
4:30 pm Sheep Show – Show Barn
5:00-10:00 pm Operation Food Basket 
6:00-9:00 pm Petting Zoo
8:00 pm Miss Teen Bourbon County Fair Queen Contest
7:30 pm Truck Tug-O-War
10:00 pm Gate ticket qualifies you with proper ID
Drawing 
Must be present to win.
6pm-10:30 pm   RED DRAGON LASER TAG -Ages 5 and up
A complete midway throughout the evening.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28, 2017
10:00 am Flower Exhibits Released
Optional Release of Produce (No premiums available at this time.)
5:00-10:00 pm Operation Food Basket
5:00 pm 4-H/FFA Open Boer Goat Show
6:00-9:00 pm Petting Zoo
6:30 pm The Best Bourbon County Burger Contest
7:00 pm  Mutton Bustin - Sosby Arena
8:00 pm   Miss Pre Teen Bourbon County Fair Pageant
10:00 pm Greased Pig Contest – 4 classes see rules
6pm-10:30pm  RED DRAGON LASER TAG—Ages 5 and up
A complete midway throughout the evening

THURSDAY, JUNE 29, 2017
5:00-10:00 pm Operation Food Basket
6:00-9:00 pm Petting Zoo
7:00 pm ATV Drag Races- Pull Track
10:00 pm Gate ticket qualifies you with proper ID
Drawing 
6pm-10:30 pm    RED DRAGON LASER TAG—Ages 5 and up
A complete midway throughout the evening.

FRIDAY, JUNE 30, 2017
5:00-10:00 pm Operation Food Basket
6:00-9:00 pm Petting Zoo
7:00 pm Truck and Tractor Pull – Pull Track
8:00 pm Coca-Cola Youth Talent Show - Small Stage
10:00 pm Gate ticket qualifies you with proper ID
Drawing 
6pm-10:30pm     RED DRAGON LASER TAG—Ages 5 and up
A complete midway throughout the evening.

SATURDAY, JULY 1, 2017
10:00 am-12:00 pm PICK UP PREMIUM CHECKS - FAIR OFFICE
10:00 am-12:00 pm RELEASE ALL EXHIBITS
10:30 am Beef Show – Sosby Arena
4:00 pm Baby Contest – birth – 12 months - Legion Hall
5:00 pm Baby Contest 13 months - 24 months - Legion Hall
6:00 pm Tiny Mr. and Miss Pageant (Ages 2-4) - Small Stage
6:00-9:00 pm Petting Zoo
6:30 pm   Doll Pageant - small stage
7:00 pm Little Mr. and Miss Pageant (Ages 5-7) - Small Stage
6:30 pm Parent/Child look-a-like contest - following doll pageant –Small Stage
7:00 pm Truck and Tractor Pull – Pull Track
7:30 pm Round Robin Livestock Showmanship Contest – Show Barn
10:00 pm Greased Pig Contest – Sosby Arena
10:00 pm Gate ticket qualifies you with proper ID
Drawing 
RED DRAGON LASER TAG—Ages 5 and up A complete midway throughout the evening


BOURBON COUNTY FAIR & HORSE SHOW, INC.
EXECUTIVE FAIR COMMITTEE
Leslie Yazell………..………………………...…….………….Farm Bureau-Chairman
James Cundiff………………….…………………........……..BCLIA & Vice Chairman
Janice Sosby…………………………………...............................................Secretary
Jim Allen……………………………………………...……...…..……………Treasurer
Carolyn Walls…………..…………………….…..……Bourbon County Homemakers
Donna Sparks……………………………….………………...Pageant Representative
Beth Graves..............................................................................4-H Representative
Lois Carter………………………………..………………….…..….Extension Service
Kimberly Poe…………………………………………………….….Extension Service
Ray Tackett………………………………………………………….Extension Service
Kay Denniston ……………………………………………………..Extension Service
Donnie McCarty…………………………………………………….…….Fiscal Court
Mark Offutt………………………………………………………….……..Fiscal Court
Tammy Sanderson…………………….………………………..…Walking Horse Rep.
Judy Hutson…………………….………………………....Bourbon Co. Park Director
Doug Ashcraft……………………………………..……………Bourbon County FFA
Lori Nelson….…………………………………….…..….Saddle Horse & UMH Rep.
Logan Carter………………………………………..…….Motorsports Representative
Jay Rankin…………………………………….…Bourbon County Farm Bureau Rep.
Pam Roe……………………………………………….….Community Representative
This fair is planned and conducted according to the Kentucky Department of Agriculture
regulations for the use of State Funds.