2017 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
(SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

 

pre-fair events
Sunday July 9, 2017

LITTLE MISS PAGEANT
4:00pm in the Hunt Building
JUNIOR MISS PAGEANT
5:00pm in the Hunt Building
MISS PAGEANT
5:00pm in the Hunt Building
Sponsored by MidAmerica National Bank

COLORING CONTEST
Kids 13 and under
Due in Fair Office by July 9th

 

Wednesday JULY 12, 2017
"big top grand kick-off"

JUDGING OF NON-LIVESTOCK
All Day
KROGER KOOKIE STACKING CONTEST
4:00pm at the Commercial Building
Prizes given in 3 age groups, children to adults
Sponsored by Your Chillicothe Kroger Store
ImAGination ACRES
4:00pm-8:00pm
Sponsored by Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau, ADM Hennepin, J & S Durst Trucking, Josh & Vicki Merdian, Bill & Terri Campion, Hickory Point Bank, Thirvent Finacial, Ed Hartwig Trucking & Excavating, Walmart

KICK-OFF DINNER
5:00-7:30pm in the Activity Building
Sponsored by  Ryan J. Anderson-Atty at Law, Kelly Sauder Rupiper Equipment LLC,  LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company, Marshall-Putnam Soil & Water Conservation District, Peru Waltham Mutual Insurance
HARNESS RACING
(featuring pick a winner)
5:00pm Grandstand
Sponsored by Kenyon's Place Restaurant
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
5:00pm by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy
"COUNTRY ELEGANCE" WINE TASTING
5:30pm
with MUSIC BY CODY CALKINS 6:30-8:30pm
HAT CONTEST 7:00pm
 Sponsored by Heartland Bank & Trust Company, LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company, McKean Pallet, Peru Waltham Mutual Insurance, Scrub Yer Duds
AG FUN THINGS TO MAKE & TAKE
(provided by M-P Extension Ag Literacy Program)
7:00-8:00pm
Sponsored by First State Bank-McNabb
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
7:00 by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy


Thursday july 13, 2017
"monkey mayhem Thursday"

SENIOR CITIZENS' PROGRAM
9:00-11:00am in the Hunt Building
(registration at 8:30am for persons 65+)
Sponsored by Judge Michael McCuskey, Judge Scott A. & Adriane Shore, Henry Rotary Club, Lacon Rotary Club, Putnam County Rotary Club, Toluca Rotary Club
ImAGination ACRES
12:00pm-8:00pm
Sponsored by Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau, ADM Hennepin, J & S Durst Trucking, Josh & Vicki Merdian, Bill & Terri Campion, Thrivent Financial, Ed Hartwig Trucking & Excavating, Walmart

FAMILY FUN NIGHT
Face Painting (15 & under) 4:00-7:00pm
Inflatable, Train Rides & Carnival Games 4:00-8:30pm
4H STEM Clubs 4:00-7:00pm
Balloon Artist 4:30-6:30pm
Absolute Science with shows at 4:30pm and 5:30pm
Magician/Ventriloquist 4:30-6:30pm
Upper Limit Climbing Wall 5:30-7:00pm
ILLINOIS RAIL BAND
5:00-7:00pm
Sponsored by Eberle Enterprises, Eberle Bros. Trucking, Heartland Bank, Henry Rotary Club,  Hensel Seed Solutions LLC, Jim's IGA,  Marquis Energy, Jackie Padesky State Farm Insurance, Peru Waltham Mutual Insurance, Putnam County Rotary Club, Salisbury Farms & Wilson Insurance
All Family Fun Night Events are FREE!!
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
5:00pm by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy
SOLUTION ACTION SPORTS PRESENTS-
"FREESTYLE MOTOCROSS SHOW"
7:00pm Grandstand
featuring FMX Athletes
Sponsored by Rumbold & Kuhn Inc.
FEARLESS FLORES  CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
following the Motocross Show (approx 8:30pm) by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Ener
 

Friday July 14, 2017
"lion taming friday"

ANTIQUE TRACTOR SHOW
All Day
Sponsored by Granville National Bank, Kingery Printing & Marquis Energy

POULTRY SHOW
11:00am
HEARTLAND PYGMY GOAT CLUB POINT SHOW

ImAGination ACRES
12:00pm-8:00pm
Sponsored by Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau, ADM Hennepin, J & S Durst Trucking, Josh & Vicki Merdian, Bill & Terri Campion, Hickory Point Bank, Thrivent Financial, Ed Hartwig Trucking & Excavating, Walmart
FLEA CIRCUS FOLLIES
1:00pm in the Tri-Court area and Hunt Building
CRAZY COOKIE DECORATING CONTEST
1:30pm in the Hunt Building
BIG TOP SEARCH CONTEST
2:00pm in the Hunt Building
Sponsored by Granville National Bank
AG FUN THINGS TO MAKE & TAKE
(provided by M-P Extension Ag Literacy Program)
4:00-6:00pm
Sponsored by First State Bank-McNabb
M & K PARTY INFLATABLES AND CHILDREN'S TRAIN

4:30pm-8:30pm
Sponsored by Family Farms Together, LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company
144TH ARMY 5 STAR BRASS BAND
5:30pm in the Activity Building
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
6:00pm by Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy
DEMO DERBY
7:00PM Grandstand
with 50/50 Drawing
Sponsored by Club LaCon, First National Bank of Lacon, Illinois Valley Cellular,  Klein Design, LaPrairie Mutual Insurance
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
8:00pm by the Hunt Building
Sponsored byLaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy
JOE STAMM BAND
9:00pm-1:00am in the Activity Building


Saturday July 15, 2017
"elephant pull Saturday"

ANTIQUE TRACTOR SHOW
All Day
Sponsored by Granville National Bank, Kingery Printing, Marquis Energy
WESTERN PLEASURE FUN HORSE SHOW
8:00am
OPEN STEER & HEIFER JACKPOT SHOW
check-in begins at 7:00am. Show at 11:00am
"HIGH WIRE ACTS"
9:00am in the Hunt Building
Three categories: Bountiful Fruits, Vibrant Vegetables & Cutie Cupcakes
Open to all ages. $2.00 per entry
STORY TIME & CRAFTS AT THE FAIR
9:00am in the Commercial Building
CHILDREN'S YOGA & FITNESS FOR KIDS
9:30am in the Commercial Building
Spnsored by Lacon Tan and Fitness
DOWN IN THE BARN ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS
10:00am

Cutest Little Farmer Contest (boys & girls groups)(2-11 yrs old) Come dressed as a farmer.
Ponytail Contest (2-11 yrs old)
ImAGination ACRES
10:00am-8:00pm
Sponsored by Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau, ADM Hennepin, J & S Durst Trucking, Josh & Vicki Merdian, Bill & Terri Campion, Hickory Point Bank, Thrivent Financial, Ed Hartwig Trucking & Excavating, Walmart

KIDDIE TRACTOR PULL
11:00am by the Grandstand
(Registration at 10:45am)

Sponsored by Family Farms Together, Marquis Energy &
Peru Waltham Mutual Ins.
HEARTLAND PYGMY GOAT CLUB POINT SHOW

PAW PATROL MEET & GREET & PICTURES
Come and meet Skye & Chase!!

1:00-2:30pm Free Stage
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
2:30pm by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy
POTATO DECORATING CONTEST
3:00pm under the Grandstand
IL STATE FAIR KARAOKE CONTEST
3:00pm in the Activity Building
M & K PARTY INFLATABLES & CHILDREN'S TRAIN
3:00pm-9:00pm
Sponsored by Family Farms Together, LaPrairie Mutual Insurance

M-P-S SHOW CHOIR
5:00pm in the Hunt Building
Sponsored by Knights of Columbus (Henry Council 2405)
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
5:00pm by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy
LUCAS OIL "AMERICA'S PULL"-
PPL SUPER NATIONAL TRACTOR & TRUCK PULL
5:00pm Grandstand
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
7:00pm by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy
DJ BRIAN
9:00pm-1:00am in the Activity Building


Sunday July 16, 2017
"trick riding Sunday"

ANTIQUE TRACTOR SHOW
All Day
Sponsored by Granville National Bank, Kingery Printing & Marquis Energy
FAIR BREAKFAST
7:00-10:00am in the Activity Building
Sponsored by Compeer Financial (1st Farm Credit Services)
ECUMENICAL CHURCH SERVICES
8:00am in the Hunt Building
TOP 50 CAR/TRUCK/MOTORCYCLE SHOW
9:00am-1:00pm
(registration for 8:00-11:00am)
Sponsored by Al Cioni Ford, Foley Motors Inc,Jackie Padesky State Farm, Kingery Printing & Wilson Insurance
MARSHALL-PUTNAM FARM BUREAU YOUNG LEADERS TRACTOR DRIVE
9:00am-1:00pm SHOW
OPEN SWINE JACKPOT SHOW
11:00am
HEARTLAND PYGMY GOAT CLUB POINT SHOW

"CADDYSHACK CLASSIC" GOLF CART SHOW
10:00-11:00 Registration with Parade of Carts to follow
Sponsored by McNabb Motorsports
ImAGination ACRES
12:00pm-3:00pm
Sponsored by Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau, ADM Hennepin, J & S Durst Trucking, Josh & Vicki Merdian, Bill & Terri Campion, Hickory Point Bank, Thrivent Financial, Ed Hartwig Trucking & Excavating, Walmart
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
12:00pm by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy
M-P BOCCE Tournament
12:30pm by the Activity Building
AG FUN THINGS TO MAKE & TAKE
(Provided by M-P Extension Ag in the Classroom)
12:30pm-1:30pm
Sponsored by First State Bank-McNabb
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
2:30pm by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy
M & H PARTY INFLATABLES & CHILDREN'S TRAIN
3:00pm-8:00pm
Sponsored by Family Farms Together, LaPrairie Mutual Insurance

COWBOY/COWGIRL MEET & GREET
3:30pm in the Activity Building
CHAIN SAW CARVINGS AUCTION
4:30pm in the Activity Building
Sponsored by Ajinomoto Windsor
Logs Provided by DK Tree Service
Auction Service Donated by Jeff Bond, Auctioneer
FEARLESS FLORES CIRCUS THRILL SHOW
5:00pm by the Hunt Building
Sponsored by LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company & Marquis Energy

BIG HAT RODEO
6:00pm Grandstand
Sponsored by First National Bank of Lacon, LaPrairie Mutual Insurance Company  & Rumbold & Kuhn Inc.


For information please contact the Marshall-Putnam Fair office at
(309)364-2814 or email us at www.marshallputnamfair.org

join us next year at the

marshall-putnam fair

july 11-15, 2018

for our 97th anniversary

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Marshall-Putnam Fair 
P.O. Box 114
Henry, IL  61537

Telephone: (309)364-2814  Fax: (309)364-2952