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Sunday Fair Schedule - August 27th, 2017

Gates Open: 7:00am - 6:00pm:
Exhibit Halls: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
1-6pm "Last Blast" Armbands $23 unlimited rides

Featured Grandstand Events

More Information Less Information County Worship Service 10:00am
Grandstand

Dr. Jim Dunn, County Wide Church Worship Service at The Bureau County Fair

Location:Bureau County Fair Grandstand, Guests for this event must enter the fairgrounds using the west gate
Cost: FREE
Guest Speaker: Dr. Jim Dunn, who only had two open weekends for the rest of 2016, has agreed to speak at the CommUnity Worship Service. Dr. Dunn is a gifted leader in the area of spiritual formation and currently serves as a coach in the area of church development. He is a published author.

He has served as a pastor of a growing congregation for 15 years and was an elected official in the Wesleyan Church for 12 years. Dr. Dunn has preached the Gospel in 42 states and on 4 continents

View/Download the Worship flier for more information!

More Information Less Information Brian Shartzer as Garth Brooks 3:00pm
Grandstand

Brian Shartzer as Garth Brooks at The Bureau County Fair

Come out Sunday afternoon and experience one of the best Garth Brooks impersonators in the business, Brian Shartzer, as he sings your favorite country songs!


Other Special Events

More Information Less Information Carnival by North American Midway Entertainment 1:00pm to Close
Carnival Area

The Bureau County Fair proudly presents North American Midway Entertainment. From the Dade County Fair in Florida, the Illinois State Fair, and then up to Canada, North American Midway Entertainment has provided the most outstanding Carnival Attraction in North America. Don't miss the tremendous Carnival Midway at The Bureau County Fair!

Arm Band Information

1:00pm - Close, "Last Blast" Armbands $23 unlimited rides.

View Additional Carnival Information and Images Here!

Chainsaw Carving & Queen's Pie Auctions2:30pm
Fine Arts Entries Released6:00pm

Free Daily Attractions

Throughout the week of the fair, We are proud to present a number of events scattered throughout the grounds sure to entertain those of all ages!

These events are free of charge with gate admission!

More Information Less Information Farmer for a Day Free Show! All Day
Presented by Bureau County Farm Bureau
Exhibit Hall 4

Farmer for a Day at The Bureau County FairA favorite of the little ones each year, Exhibit Hall #4, adjacent to the Allen building, has an area for kids to learn what it's like to live on a farm participating in various fun and interesting activities.

Open daily during fair hours.

More Information Less Information Close Encounters of the Exotic KindFree Show! 12:00, 3:00 & 5:00pm
Presented by Heartland Bank, AgView FS, Mid American McDonalds & Variety Attractions.

Close Encounters of the Exotic KindFor 36 years the von duke family has proudly demonstrated fine care and training of the biggest exotic cats in the world. join us during your own close encounter at one of our big cat performances!

Learn More at www.tigersinthewoods.com!

More Information Less Information Bear Hollow Wood Carvers, Chain Saw Artist Free Show! 12:30pm & 1:30pm
Presented by Timber Falls Tree Service

Bear Hollow Wood Carvers, Chain Saw Artist at The Bureau County Fair Bear Hollow Wood Carvers, Chain Saw Artist will dazzle visitors with their unique wood carving skills every day of the fair, turning six-foot logs into a wide variety of detailed figures.

Learn more at bearhollowwoodcarvers.com

Beer Garden5:00pm - Closing
Presented by Tiskilwa Community Association
Near Grandstand

Free Hospitality Events

All Events held at the Hospitality Tent are free of charge with gate admission for your enjoyment!

Free WatermelonNoon on...
Presented by Midland States Bank, GES Productions & Sound Services
Hospitality Tent
Anita Reno - Country12:30pm - 1:10pm
Presented by Midland States Bank, GES Productions & Sound Services
Hospitality Tent
Bureau County Barbershop Chorus1:30pm - 2:30pm
Presented by Midland States Bank, GES Productions & Sound Services
Hospitality Tent
Haley Goetz - Pop Music2:45pm - 3:00pm
Presented by Midland States Bank, GES Productions & Sound Services
Hospitality Tent
Anita Reno - Vocalist3:15pm - 4:00pm
Presented by Midland States Bank, GES Productions & Sound Services
Hospitality Tent
Marshall Putnam Stark Youth
Variety Show Choir4:30pm - 5:30pm
Presented by Midland States Bank, GES Productions & Sound Services
Hospitality Tent

McCutchan Arena Livestock Events

View the Fair Book for specific livestock class rules, requirments and information.

Open Horse Show9:00am
McCutchan Arena
Draft Horse Show - Halter10:00am
McCutchan Arena
Draft Horse Show - Hitch1:00pm
McCutchan Arena

Livestock Events

View the Fair Book for specific livestock class rules, requirments and information.

Jr. Beef10:00am
Swine10:00am