August 1st, 2nd and 3rd

BARAGA COUNTY FAIR

Important Dates

Monday, July 28, 2014

3-8pm - Registration of Small & Large Animals


Thursday, July 31, 2014

2-7pm - Registration of 4-H, Youth and Open Class Exhibits


4-7pm - Small Animals Arrive

7-9pm - Judging of Exhibits


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Event Schedule

  • Friday, 1st
  • Saturday, 2nd
  • Sunday, 3rd

  • 11 a.m.
    Junior Horse Show
  • Food Concessions, Exhibit Hall, Petting Zoo, and Small Animal Barns Open Bounce House Area Opens
  • 11- 2 p.m.
    Senior Day Program (Performance Hall)
    Country Drifters
  • 4:00 p.m.
    Baraga Co. Fair Queen Presentations (Performance Hall)
  • 5-7 p.m.
    ATV Registration
  • 6:30 p.m.
    Special Awards (Performance Hall)
  • 7:00 p.m.
    ATV Challenge & Junior ATV Challenge
  • Baked Goods Auction (Performance Hall)
  • 7:30 p.m.
    Ugly Purse, Tool & Tackle Box Auction
  • 7:45 p.m.
    Fair Queen Crowning (Performance Hall)
  • 7:45 p.m.
    "Baraga County's Got Talent" Talent Show
  • 7-10 a.m.
    French Toast and Pannukakku Breakfast by Mission United Lutheran Church of Pelkie (Community Hall)
  • 8 a.m.
    Open Horse Show
  • 9 - 6 p.m.
    Trout Pond for Kids (All Day)
  • 9:30 a.m.
    Livestock Judging Begins
  • 10 a.m.
    Food Concessions, Bounce House Area, Exhibit Hall, Petting Zoo, and Small Animal Barn Opens
  • 11 a.m.
    Chicken B-B-Q by Pelkie Fire Dept
  • Mud Bog Registration and Inspection (Through 1 p.m.)
  • 12:30 p.m.
    JT Stafford Illusion Show (Performance Hall)
  • 1 p.m.
    Mud Bog
  • 2 p.m.
    Pie Eating Contest (Pavilion)
  • 2:30 p.m.
    Kids In The Kitchen Presentation (Exhibit Hall)
  • 3 p.m.
    Market Steer, Lamb, and Hog Auction
  • Butter Making Demonstration, Teresa Kraker (Exhibit Hall)
  • 3:30 p.m.
    Whole Food Presentation, Linda Kinnunen (Exhibit Hall)
  • 4 p.m.
    Bread In A Bag Cooking Demonstration (Exhibit Hall)
  • 4:30 p.m.
    Who's In The Kitchen, Joe Schutte (Exhibit Hall)
  • 5 p.m.
    JT Stafford Illusion Show (Performance Hall)
  • 6 p.m.
    Pony Pull
  • 6:30 p.m.
    Watermelon Eating Contest (Pavilion)
  • 7-8:30 p.m.
    Cathy Bolton Concert 8:30 - 11:00
  • 10:30 p.m.Fireworks at Dusk by Morin Fireworks
  • 10 a.m.
    Pancake Breakfast by Baraga County Fair Board (Community Hall)
  • 8:00 a.m.
    Sunrise Church Service
  • 10:00 a.m.
    Open Fun Horse Show
  • Food Concessions, Bounce House Area, Exhibit Hall, Petting Zoo, and Small Animal Barn Open
  • 11-1:00 p.m.
    Demolition Derby & Oval Track Registration and Inspection
  • 11:00 a.m.
    Dog Show
  • 12:00 p.m
    Pasty Sale
  • 12:00 p.m.
    Antique Car/Truck Display
  • 12:00 p.m.
    Chili Cook-Off (Exhibit Hall)
  • 12:00 p.m.
    Nisu Bake-Off (Exhibit Hall) 12-1:00 p.m.
  • 12-1:00 p.m.
    Paper Bag Bingo, Janice Koski (Exhibit Hall)
  • 1:00 p.m.
    Off Road Derby
  • 1:00 p.m.
    Quilting & Little Dresses for Africa Demonstrations (Exhibit Hall)
  • 2:00 p.m.
    Horse Pull
  • 4:30 p.m.
    Demolition Derby
  • 5:00 p.m.
    Fair Exhibits Released*
  • *Fair Not Responsible for Items Left after 6 p.m.
  • FAIR INFORMATION

    When:

    August 1st, 2nd and 3rd

    Weekend Pass

    Adults: 10$

    Children: 6$

    Daily Pass:

    12-Adult: $4.00/day

    7-11: $3.00/day

    6 and under are free

    Address:

    Baraga County Fairgrounds

    PO Box 73

    Pelkie, MI 49958

    Phone: (906) 353-6542