2021 Activities and Events

MONDAY, JULY 12, 2021:

FAMILY BARNYARD FUN NIGHT

  • FF - 1 - Stick Horse Costume (age 2-6).

      Entry fee $2, Prize $20.

  • FF - 2 - Stick Horse Race (age 2-4).

      Entry fee $2, Prize $20.

  • FF - 3 - Stick Horse Race (age 5-6).

      Entry fee $2, Prize $20.

  • FF - 4 - Chicken Rodeo (age 3-5).

      Entry fee $2 a team, Prize $20 a team.

  • FF - 5 - Greased Pig Contest (age 6 & under).

      Entry fee $2, Prize $20.

  • FF - 6 - Greased Pig Contest (age 7-10).

      Entry fee $2, Prize $20.

  • FF - 7 - Chicken Rodeo (age 6-8).

      Entry fee $2 a team, Prize $20 a team.

  • FF - 8 - Greased Pig Contest (age 11-13).

      Entry fee $2, Prize $20.

  • FF - 10 - Chicken Rodeo (age 9-10).

      Entry fee $2 a team, Prize $20 a team.

1. Age determined as of contest date.

2. Chicken Rodeo - team consists of 2 children (no use of bags, hats, etc.)

3. Any unsportsmanlike conduct will not be tolerated.

4. All official decisions are final.

5. Enter at your own risk.

6. Kenton County Fair Board or other persons are not responsible for accidents.

BARNYARD OLYMPICS

MONDAY JULY 12, 2021 At conclusion of Family Barnyard Fun Event (Registration 6:30 p.m.)

Olympic Events

Egg Carry, Three-legged Race

Wheelbarrow Relay, Dizzy Bat

Obstacle Course

Rules

  • Teams will consist of two people.

  • Entry fee will be $10 per team.

  • Participants must dress appropriately.

  • Rules for each event will be posted and explained prior to each event.

  • Participants will accumulate points for each event on the following scale: 1st-5 pt, 2nd-4pt, 3rd-3pt, 2nd-2pt, 1st-1pt.

  • Teams accumulating most points win.

  • In case of ties, teams will face off in tug of war.

Cash prizes for top 3 teams are:

1st-$50

2nd-$40

3rd-$30

CHILDREN'S PEDAL TRACTOR PULL

FRIDAY, JULY 16, 2021

Registration begins at 6:45 p.m.

Pull starts at 7:00 p.m.

CLASSES                                 1ST      2ND     3RD

1)4-5 year old girls                      15        10        5

2)4-5 year old boys                     15        10        5

3)6-7 year old girls                      15        10        5

4)6-7 year old boys                     15        10        5

5)8-9 year old girls                      15        10        5

6)8-9 year old boys                     15        10        5

RULES:

1.) Contest to be held in the Livestock Building.

2.) Entry fee $1.00 per child.

3.) Contestants must be 9 years old or younger on day of event.

4.) Tractor will be furnished by the Fair Board

 

All children will receive a ribbon

For more information call Kara Gurley (859) 322-0661

 

WILLIAM E. DURR EXHIBIT HALL SCHEDULE

2021 EDUCATIONAL & INFORMATION PROGRAMS

 **Open to the Public**

WILLIAM E. DURR EXHIBIT HALL

 

SCHEDULE

 

Monday,  July 12:     7-9:30 p.m.  Know Your Kenton Co. Extension Service

                                                       Photo Displays and Questions & Answers

                                                           

Tuesday, July 13:     7-9:30 p.m.   "This is My Story" Speech contest

                                                 2-5 minute Speech - All citizens eligible to enter

                                                 Categories: (1) Tall Tales, (2) My Story, (3) America

                                              Speech contest Rules: (Registration is day of event at Durr Center)

                                                           Age Categories:   (1) Youth 6-18  (2) Adult 18  (3) Senior  60 +

                                                           Speech must be original and personal to presenter

                                                           Props may be used to illustrate story

                                                           Speech must be 2 to 6 minutes in length.   (Pt. deductions for under and over time)

                                                           1st,2nd,3rd, prize in each category.  $15/$10/$7 money awards and ribbons

Wednesday, July 14: 7-9  p.m.       Cookie Baking Contest:

                                                 All ages compete against each other

                                                 Categories: (1) Fancy, (2) Shaped, (3) Other                                                                                                                 Cookie Contest Rules: (Registration is day of event at Durr Education Center)

                                                               Must be made from scratch ingredients

                                                               Attach recipe to entry

                                                               3 cookies per entry in plastic sealed bag

                                                               May enter one or all three categories

                                                               1st, 2nd, 3rd prizes in each category.   $10/$7/$5 money awards & ribbons

                                                           

 

Thursday, July 15:    7-9 p.m.        "Know your Eggs & Chickens"

                            

Friday,  July 16:       7-8:30 p.m.   How to make Angel Food Cake:

                                               Presented by Abigail Reed and Kierstin Suedkamp,

                                               4H Multi County Demonstration Winners 2021