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DAILY FAIR EVENTS

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20

KIDS DAY

9:00AM    FREE School Backpack Giveaway to the first 175 students!

9:00AM    Registration for Baby Contest and Tot Trot

10:00AM  Baby Contest and Tot Trot

10:00AM  Youth Horse Show

10:00AM  Baby Animal Tent Opens (until 10PM)

10:00AM  Petting Zoo Opens (until 10PM)

10:00AM  FREE Wagon Rides (until 2PM)

11:00AM  X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

1:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

1:00PM    Poultry Show

1:30PM    Hula Hoop Contest

2:00PM    MIDWAY OPENS – Unlimited Rides until 10PM for $30

2:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

2:00PM    Bingo Tent Opens (until 10PM)

2:30PM    Meijer Watermelon Eating Contest

3:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

3:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

3:30PM    Meijer Pickle Putting

4:00PM    Youth Rabbit & Guinea Pig Show

5:00PM    Youth Swing Show

5:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

5:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

6:30PM    Opening Ceremonies – Coronation of the 2024 Genesee County Fair Queen

7:00PM    Complete Towing presents Monster Truck Show

7:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

8:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

9:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

9:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21

SENIOR CITIZENS DAY / FARMERS DAY

SENIOR CITIZENS GET FREE PARKING BEFORE 5PM!

9:00AM    FREE gift to the first 175 Senior Citizens!

9:00AM    Donna’s Donuts and Gleaner Life Insurance Society present FREE Coffee and Donuts for Senior Citizens

9:00AM    Senior Directors Association Health Tent Opens

9:00AM    Wake-Up Music with John Davis

9:00AM    Youth Dairy Cattle Show

10:00AM  Antique Tractor Show

10:00AM  Old Blue Eyes – Tribute to Frank Sinatra

10:00AM  Baby Animal Tent Opens (until 10PM)

10:00AM  Petting Zoo Opens (until 10PM)

10:00AM  FREE Wagon Rides (until 2PM)

11:00AM  Shades of The King – Tribute to Elvis Presley

11:00AM  X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

NOON      Senior Directors Association Scavenger Hunt

NOON      Bingo Tent Opens (until 8PM)

1:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

1:00PM    Youth Horse Show

1:30PM    Meijer Tomato Baseball

2:00PM    MIDWAY OPENS – Unlimited Rides until 10PM for $30

2:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

2:00PM    Antique Tractor Pull

2:00PM    Household Pets Competition

2:00PM    Roaring 20’s presents FREE Ice Cream for Senior Citizens

2:30PM    Donna’s Donut – Donut Eating Contest

3:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

3:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

3:00PM    Youth Demonstrations, Public Speaking and Performing Arts

3:30PM    Husband Calling Contest

4:00PM    Biergarten Opens (until Midnight)

5:00PM    Youth Beef Cattle Show

5:00PM    Antique Tractor Cruise

5:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

5:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

7:00PM    Flint New Holland presents Truck & Tractor Pull

7:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

8:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

9:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

9:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

9:00PM    Live in the Biergarten – Fenech Feud

THURSDAY, AUGUST 22

ARMED SERVICES DAY

VETERANS AND ACTIVE-DUTY MILITARY: GET FREE PARKING BEFORE 5PM WITH PROOF OF SERVICE!

9:00AM    FREE gift to the first 175 Veterans!

9:00AM    Youth Sheep Show

10:00AM  Armed Services Day – Flag Raising Ceremony

10:00AM  Baby Animal Tent Opens (until 6PM)

10:00AM  Petting Zoo Opens (until 10PM)

10:00AM  FREE Wagon Rides (until 2PM)

11:00AM  X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

1:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

1:30PM    Meijer Watermelon Relay Race

2:00PM    Armed Services Day – Tribute

2:00PM    MIDWAY OPENS – Unlimited Rides until 10PM for $30

2:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

2:00PM    Bingo Tent Opens (until 8PM)

2:00PM    Biergarten Opens (until Midnight)

2:30PM    Montrose Orchards Blueberry Eating Contest

3:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

3:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

3:30PM    Longest Beard Contest

5:00PM    Youth Goat Show

5:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

5:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

6:00PM    Armed Services Day – Evening Colors

7:00PM    RMI presents Dylan Scott wsg Madison Olivia

7:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

8:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

9:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

9:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

9:00PM    Live in the Biergarten – Madison Olivia

FRIDAY, AUGUST 23

9:00AM    FREE 175th Celebration Cupcake to the first 175 guests!

9:00AM    Youth Dog Show

10:00AM  Petting Zoo Opens (until 10PM)

10:00AM  FREE Wagon Rides (until 2PM)

11:00AM  X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

1:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

1:30PM    Hog Calling Contest

2:00PM    ELGA Credit Union presents Paul Russell

2:00PM    MIDWAY OPENS – Unlimited Rides until 10PM for $30

2:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

2:00PM    Bingo Tent Opens (until 10PM)

2:00PM    Biergarten Opens (until Midnight)

2:00PM    Youth Rabbit & Guinea Pig Costume Class

2:30PM    Pizza Eating Contest

3:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

3:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

3:30PM    Water Balloon Toss

4:00PM    Youth Small Animal Super Showmanship Competition

4:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

5:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

5:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

6:00PM    Youth Small Animal Super Showmanship Competition

7:00PM    Budweiser presents Buckcherry wsg. Spiral Crush

7:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

8:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

9:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

9:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

9:00PM    Live in the Biergarten – Spiral Crush

SATURDAY, AUGUST 24

9:00AM    FREE Corndog to the first 175 guests!

9:00AM    Open Horse Show

10:00AM  Petting Zoo Opens (until 10PM)

10:00AM  FREE Wagon Rides (until 1PM)

10:00AM  Small Animal Livestock Auction

11:00AM  X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

11:00AM  Registration for Cornhole Competition

NOON      Cornhole Competition

NOON      Biergarten Opens (until Midnight)

NOON      Bingo Tent Opens (until 10PM)

1:00PM    MIDWAY OPENS – Unlimited Rides until 10PM for $30

1:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

1:00PM    Large Animal Livestock Auction

1:30PM    Meijer Jalapeno Livestock Auction

2:00PM    Boot Barn presents Rodeo

2:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

2:30PM    Coney Dog Eating Contest

3:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

3:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

3:30PM    Mullet Contest

4:00PM    Live in the Biergarten – PFCU Big Sing!

4:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

5:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

5:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

6:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

7:00PM    Michigan CAT presents Rodeo

7:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

8:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

9:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

9:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

9:00PM    Live in the Biergarten – Jon Fett Quartet

SUNDAY, AUGUST 25

9:00AM    FREE Gift to the first 175 guests!

9:00AM    Western Speed & Action Horse Show

10:00AM  NRBA Angora Rabbit Show

10:00AM  Petting Zoo Opens (until 10PM)

10:00AM  FREE Wagon Rides (until 1PM)

11:00AM  X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

NOON      National Sheep Shearing Competition

NOON      Bingo Tent Opens (until 8PM)

1:00PM    MIDWAY OPENS – Unlimited Rides until 10PM for $30

1:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

1:30PM    Mummy Wrap Contest

2:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

2:30PM    Flint Institute of Music – Music Around Town programming presents Bluegrass Music by The Outfit

2:30PM    Wing Eating Contest

3:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

3:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Artist – Jeff Sequin

3:30PM    Meijer Egg Toss

4:00PM    The Flying Wallendas

4:00PM    X-TREME Chainsaw Art Auction

5:00PM    Pure Pro Wrestling

5:00PM    Mid-States Bolt & Screw presents Demolition Derby

6:00PM    Twiggy The World-Famous Waterskiing Squirrel

HAPPENING
EVERY DAY

THE FLYING WALLENDAS

New for 2024!

Experience the legendary Flying Wallendas, a high-wire and aerial performance troupe with over two centuries of history. Renowned for their precision and bravery, the Wallendas hold records in the Guinness Book of World Records. Their most famous act, the seven-person pyramid first performed in 1948, continues to thrill with its risk and beauty. Don’t miss one of the most exhilarating shows in circus history! Catch their death-defying performances:

Tuesday – Thursday: 2PM, 8PM
Friday – Saturday: 2PM, 4PM, 8PM
Sunday: 2PM, 4PM

TWIGGY THE WORLD-FAMOUS WATERSKIING SQUIRREL

New for 2024!

Don’t miss Twiggy, the World-Famous Water-Skiing Squirrel, in a thrilling display that has charmed audiences globally! Known for show-stopping performances on “Late Night with David Letterman,” “America’s Got Talent,” and “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” as well as a delightful cameo in the movie “Anchorman,”  Twiggy continues to be a sensation across continents. Come witness this unique and enchanting act, perfect for the whole family.

Tuesday – Friday: 3PM, 9PM
Saturday: 3PM, 6PM, 9PM
Sunday: 3PM, 6PM

BABY ANIMAL TENT

Discover the latest additions to our County Fair’s Farm Exhibit! Join us for an up-close experience with our newest furry and feathered friends. Whether you’re a family looking for a fun outing or an animal enthusiast eager to learn more, our exhibit has something for everyone. Explore the charming world of farm life and interact with our delightful new animals.

Tuesday – Wednesday: 10AM-10PM
Thursday: 10AM-6PM

PURE PRO WRESTLING

Experience the thrill of Pure Pro Wrestling, where high-flying, hard-hitting, and fast-paced action takes center stage! Featuring some of Michigan’s hottest professional wrestlers, this is the place to be for edge-of-your-seat excitement. Each match promises a spectacle of athleticism and drama as top-tier talent battle it out in the ring. Perfect for fans of all ages looking for an electrifying evening. Catch the action:

Tuesday – Saturday: 5PM, 7PM, 9PM
Sunday: 5PM, 7PM

X-TREME CHAINSAW ARTIST JEFF SEQUIN

Prepare to be captivated by the extraordinary skill of X-TREME Chainsaw Artist Jeff Sequin! As chips fly and imaginations soar, Jeff deftly wields his chainsaw to carve stunning sculptures from mere logs. Witness the transformation of wood into intricate art at this performances:

Tuesday – Saturday: 11AM, 1PM, 3PM, 5PM
Sunday: 11AM, 1PM, 3PM

Chainsaw Art Auction – Sunday at 4PM!

MID AMERICA SHOWS SPECTACULAR MIDWAY

Enjoy a variety of ride, from adrenaline-pumping thrillers to classic family attractions. Try your luck at games or savor delicious carnival treats. With its vibrants lights, lively music, and magical atmosphere, it’s an ideal place for creating lasting memories. Whether you’re after adventure or relaxation, this midway has something for everyone.

SAVE $5 ON RIDE WRISTBANDS IF PURCHASED BEFORE JULY 31!

Tuesday-Friday: Unlimited rides from 2PM-10PM for $30 per day. ($25 if purchased by July 31).

Saturday-Sunday: Unlimited rides from 1PM-10PM for $30 per day. ($25 if purchased by July 31).

BIERGARTEN

Quench your thirst at the Genesee County Fair hotspot for brews and spirits, where good times and great drinks await! Featuring entertainment by Spiral Crush, Jon Fett Quartet, The Outfit, Madison Olivia, PFCU Big Sing, Fenech Feud, and MORE!

Wednesday: 4PM-Midnight
Thursday: 2PM-Midnight
Friday: 2PM-Midnight
Saturday: Noon-Midnight

PETTING ZOO

Donkeys, goats, ponies, sheep, and other creatures.

Daily: 10AM-10PM

FREE WAGON RIDES

Catch a ride with our Tractor Captain for a comfortable, scenic tour around the fairgrounds, perfect for families and those seeking a break from walking.

Shuttle runs every half hour.
Tue-Fri: 10AM-2PM
Sat-Sun: 10AM-1PM

BINGO TENT

Join the excitement! Gather with friends and family to play the timeless game; a fun, easy way to take a break and possibly score a win while enjoying the festive atmosphere.

Tuesday: 2PM-8PM
Wednesday: Noon-8PM
Thursday: 2PM-8PM
Friday: 2PM-10PM
Saturday: Noon-10PM
Sunday: Noon-8PM

AGRICULTURAL, HORTICULTURAL, ARTS AND SCIENCE EXHIBITS

Celebrate the accomplishments of your friends and neighbors in the Community.