Click here to edit title

Click here to edit subtitle

Welcome to the Bourbon County Fair and Horse Show

June 25 to June 30, 2018
Bourbon County Park
Legion Drive
Paris, Kentucky

Schedule of Events


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

SATURDAY, May 19, 2018
1pm  4-H/Youth Horse Show - Sosby Arena

FRIDAY, JUNE 22, 2018
6:30 pm Bourbon Co Walking Horse Show –Sosby Arena
6:00 pm Limited food vendors

SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon - Receive Exhibits - metal Building & Open Air Building
9am-12pm Pageant sign-up
5:00pm  Mule and Horse Show-Sosby Arena

SUNDAY, JUNE 24, 2018     NO EXHIBIT ENTRY!

MONDAY, JUNE 25, 2018 - MIDWAY STARTS TONIGHT  
8:30 am-11:00 am Receive Exhibits-Metal Building & Open Air Building
11am-4pm  Exhibit Hall closed to public
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
6pm-10:30pm   ZOMBIE ECLIPSE LASER TAG—Ages 5 and up
RIDES START TONIGHT

TUESDAY, JUNE 26, 2018
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 Pre Teen/Teen Bourbon County Fair Pageant
7:00 pm Truck Tug-O-War
Must be present to win.
6pm-10:30 pm   ZOMBIE ECLIPSE LASER TAG -Ages 5 and up
A complete midway throughout the evening.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2018
9 am - 12 pm Flower Exhibits Released
Optional Release of Produce (No premiums available at this time.)
5:00-10:00 pm Operation Food Basket
6:00 pm 4-H/FFA Open Boer Goat Show
6:00-9:00 pm Petting Zoo
7:00 pm  Mutton Bustin - Sosby Arena
10:00 pm Greased Pig Contest (Sign ups 7pm-9:30pm)
6pm-10:30pm  ZOMBIE ECLIPSE LASER TAG—Ages 5 and up
A complete midway throughout the evening

THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 2018
5:00-10:00 pm Operation Food Basket
6:00-9:00 pm Petting Zoo
6:00pm  Chicken Show - Livestock Show Barn
8:00 pm ATV Drag Races- Pull Track
10:00 pm Gate ticket qualifies you with proper ID
Drawing 
6pm-10:30 pm   ZOMBIE ECLIPSE LASER TAG—Ages 5 and up
A complete midway throughout the evening.

FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2018
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
6pm-10:30pm     ZOMBIE ECLIPSE LASER TAG—Ages 5 and up
A complete midway throughout the evening.

SATURDAY, JUNE 30, 2018
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  Extension Service at the fair
6:00-9:00 pm Petting Zoo
6:30 pm   Doll Pageant - small stage 
6:30 pm Parent/Child look-a-like contest - following doll pageant –Small Stage
7:00 pm Little Mr and Miss Pageant (Ages 5-7) - 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
5:00pm - close ZOMBIE ECLIPSE 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
Jackie Burden………………………………………..…….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.