Details for Central States Fair - Double Truck - 201

Thursday, August 16 4pm Open Class Entries accepted until 7pm (exceptions: Rabbits and Poultry) – Fine Arts, Creative Arts, Creative Hobbies, Leather Shop and Horticulture Bldg 6:3Opm Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – Soule Family Stage 7pm in the WW Grandstand Arena Friday, August 17 BOY SCOUTS FOOD DRIVE: Bring a non-perishable food item and receive FREE gate admission to the fair. THINGS TO SEE: Bunny’s Heros Fair Open 3pm–Midnight 9am Open Class Entries accepted until 12:45pm (exception: Rabbits and Poultry) – Fine Arts, Creative Arts, Creative Hobbies, Leather Shop and Horticulture Bldgs 1oam 4-H Fashion Revue Judging – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 12:3Opm 4-H Special Foods Contest – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 1pm Open Class Judging (all Bldgs closed to outside public) – Fine Arts, Creative Arts, Creative Hobbies, Leather Shop and Horticulture Bldgs 3pm Central States Fair Ribbon Cutting, Official Opening of the 73rd Fair – McDonald’s Stage 3:3Opm Kevin Phillips, music of the Rat Pack – McDonald’s Stage 4pm On Your Toes Dance Studio, dance group – Soule Family Stage 5pm Jacob Johnson, music – Coors Tent On Your Toes Dance Studio, dance group – McDonald’s Stage 5:3Opm Charlie Martin, comedian – Soule Family Stage 6:3Opm Charlie Martin, comedian – McDonald’s Stage 7pm in the WW Grandstand Arena 7pm Rick Borger & the Average German Band – German Tent Keg Tapping Ceremony – German Tent 7:3Opm Live Music – Coors Tents 9pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Layla with Twenty One 20, music – Coors Tent 11pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Saturday , August 18 Kids Day! ’ THINGS TO SEE: Bunny’s Heros Fair Open Noon–Midnight 8am AQHA Horse Show – Bray Arena & James Kjerstad Event Center 9am Open Class Rabbit Show, judging – Rabbits Bldg 12pm Open Class, 4-H and Soule Vendors Open (closes at 7pm daily) Culinary Showdown: German Chocolate Cake (Youth & Adult Divisions) – Creative Arts Culinary Bake Sale – Creative Arts 4-H Robotics Challenge – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg Longhorn Livestock Display – Beef Barn 12:3Opm SD Queens Talent Show – Soule Family Stage 1pm Hot Shot Dance Camp, dance – McDonald’s Stage South Dakota Brewery Beer Tasting (ends at 4pm), Bob Grimm Band – German Tent 2pm Kids Cash Scramble (6 & Under), sponsored by BankWest – Fine Arts Kiddie Land Demonstration: Quilting Top Techniques – Fine Arts North Dexter Cattle Show – Livestock Show Ring, Soule Grass Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – Soule Family Stage 2:3Opm Indigenous People: Fashion Show – McDonald’s Stage 4-H Rabbit Show and Rabbit Skillathon – Rabbit Bldg 3:3Opm Kids Karaoke/Open Mic – Soule Family Stage Indigenous People: Flute Session – McDonald’s Stage; Storytelling at Tipi’s 4pm Indigenous People: Dance Demonstration – McDonald’s Stage 4:3Opm Kids Karaoke/Open Mic – Soule Family Stage 5pm Indigenous People: Sequoia Crosswhite, music – McDonald’s Stage Live Music – Coors Tent 4-H Style Show – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 6pm Indigenous People: Brandon Sprague – McDonald’s Stage Rabbit Show & Rabbit Skillathon – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 7pm Rick Borger & the Average German Band – German Tent 7:15pm Indigenous People: Brandis Knudsen – McDonald’s Stage 7:3Opm Live Music – Coors Tent 8pm Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – McDonald’s Stage 9pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Layla with Twenty One 20, music – Coors Tent 11pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Sunday , August 19 Kids Day! 12:3Opm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 1:3Opm Rock Bottom Boys, music – McDonald’s Stage 2pm Kids Cash Scramble (6 & Under), sponsored by BankWest – Fine Arts Kiddie Land Demonstration: Quilting Top Techniques – Fine Arts North Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – Soule Family Stage 3pm Rock Bottom Boys, music – Soule Family Stage 3:3Opm Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – McDonald’s Stage 4pm 4-H Dog Skillathon (until 8pm) – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 4:3Opm South Dakota State Mutton Bustin’ Championship, qualifier – Livestock Show Ring, Soule Grass Tiffany Johnson, music – McDonald’s Stage 5pm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage Rock Bottom Boys, music – Coors Tent 6pm Team Pig Wrestling, qualifier • Win money for your nonprofit organization – South of Soule Bldg Black Hills in Motion, cloggers – McDonald’s Stage 7pm in the WW Grandstand Arena THINGS TO SEE: Bunny’s Heros Fair Open Noon–Midnight 8am AQHA Horse Show – Bray Arena & James Kjerstad Event Center 9am Poultry, Waterfowl & Rare Bird Entries (Accepted until 7:3Opm) – Poultry Bldg World Qualifying Longhorn Show – Livestock Show Ring, Soule Grass 12pm Open Class, 4-H and Soule Vendors Open (closes at 7pm daily) 4-H Consumer Decision Making Contest (until 5pm) – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 4-H Public Presentations Contest (until 5pm) – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg Corn Hole Tournament Registration, Tournament starts at 1pm – German Tent 12:3Opm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 1pm Wilt Brothers, music (until 5pm) – German Tent 1:3Opm On Your Toes Dance Studio, dance group – McDonald’s Stage 2pm Kids Cash Scramble (6 & Under), sponsored by BankWest – Fine Arts Kiddie Land Demonstration: Quilting Top Techniques – Fine Arts North Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – Soule Family Stage 3pm Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – McDonald’s Stage 3:3Opm Kids Karaoke/Open Mic – Soule Family Stage 4pm Anneliese the Magnificent with Master Benjamin, magician – McDonald’s Stage 5pm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage Nick Rottum, music – Coors Tent 5:3Opm Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – McDonald’s Stage 6:3Opm Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – McDonald’s Stage 7pm in the WW Grandstand Arena 7pm Beer Olympics, Night #1 – German Tent Rick Borger & The Average German Band – German Tent Nick Rottum, music – Coors Tent 8pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage 9pm Layla with Twenty One 20, music – Coors Tent 1Opm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage 7pm Rick Borger and the Average German Band – German Tent Rock Bottom Boys, music – Coors Tent 8pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage 9pm The Rude Band, music – Coors Tent 1Opm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Tuesday , August 21 Senior Citizen Day, Sponsored by Great Western Bank Fair Open Noon–Midnight 8am Black Hills Cattle Dog Challenge – James Kjerstad Event Center 12pm Open Class, 4-H and Soule Vendors Open (closes at 7pm daily) Beer Olympics, Stein Carry, Senior Night at the Fair – German Tent 12:3Opm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 1:3Opm Kevin Phillips, music of the Rat Pack – McDonald’s Stage 2pm Kids Cash Scramble (6 & Under), sponsored by BankWest – Fine Arts Kiddie Land Demonstration: Papercraft Techniques: Quick & Easy Cards, Peg Ireland – Creative Arts Demonstration: Quilting Top Techniques – Fine Arts North Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – Soule Family Stage 3pm Senior Night at the Fair – German Tent Demonstration: Papercraft Techniques: Different Folds, Peg Ireland – Creative Arts Rock Bottom Boys, music – Soule Family Stage Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – McDonald’s Stage 4pm The Lonely Rangers, music – McDonald’s Stage 4:3Opm South Dakota State Mutton Bustin’ Championship, qualifier – Livestock Show Ring, Soule Grass 5pm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage Rock Bottom Boys, music – Coors Tent 6pm Team Pig Wrestling, qualifier • Win money for your nonprofit organization – South of Soule Bldg 4-H Companion Animal Show – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 6:3Opm Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – McDonald’s Stage 7pm in the WW Grandstand Arena Monday, August 2o Fair Open Noon–Midnight 8am Black Hills Cattle Dog Challenge – James Kjerstad Event Center 9am Poultry, Waterfowl & Rare Bird Show – Poultry Bldg 12pm Open Class, 4-H & Soule Vendors Open (closes at 7pm daily) Demonstration: Weaving – Fine Arts North Beer Olympics, Giant Jenga – German Tent 7pm Rick Borger & the Average German Band – German Tent 7:3Opm Charlie Martin, comedian – Coors Tent 8pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage 9pm The Rude Band, music – Coors Tent 1Opm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Wednesday, August 22 Agriculture Day DAILY DEALS: GERMAN TENT, COLLEGE NIGHT: $5 cover charge after 6pm, FREE with Grandstand Pass or college ID. BUDDY DAY: Two carnival wristbands for $40 with coupon from Burger King. Fair Open Noon–Midnight 11am Boehringer Ingelheim Pen of Three Show – Livestock Show Ring, Soule Grass 12pm Open Class, 4-H and Soule Vendors Open (closes at 7pm daily) “Look What Grew In My Garden” Horticulture Contest Entries (closes at 3pm) – Horticulture Bldg 12:3Opm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 1pm Demonstration: Needlework, free demo with 1 free kit per person (until 3pm) - Creative Arts 1:3Opm Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – McDonald’s Stage 2pm Kids Cash Scramble (6 & Under), sponsored by BankWest – Fine Arts Kiddie Land Demonstration: Quilting Top Techniques – Fine Arts North 2:15pm Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – Soule Family Stage 2:3Opm Rock Bottom Boys, music – McDonald’s Stage 3pm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 4pm 4-H Horticulture Skillathon (until 8pm) – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 4:3Opm South Dakota State Mutton’ Bustin Championship, qualifier – Livestock Show Ring, Soule Grass Cirque Zuma Zuma, acrobats – Soule Family Stage 5pm Nick Rottum, music – Coors Tent Horticulture Pick-up (until 7pm) – Horticulture Bldg 5:3Opm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 6pm Team Pig Wrestling, qualifier • Win money for your nonprofit organization – South of Soule Bldg Ranch Rodeo Calcutta – McDonald’s Stage 6:3Opm Rock Bottom Boys, music – McDonald Stage 7pm in the WW Livestock Arena 7pm Rick Borger & the Average German Band & College Night – German Tent 7:3Opm Rock Bottom Boys, music – Coors Tent 8pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage 9pm The Rude Band, music – Coors Tent 1Opm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Thursday, August 23 Military Appreciation Day All military, family members and DOD card holders will receive FREE admission to fair, grandstand entertainment and German Tent with ID. DAILY DEALS: GERMAN TENT: $5 cover charge after 6pm, FREE with Grandstand Pass or military ID. KIDS DAY in Fine Arts with special activities! Fair Open Noon–Midnight 12pm Open Class, 4-H and Soule Vendors Open (closes at 7pm daily) Mobile Veterans Center – San Francisco St. Gate Demonstration: Spin–In, join us with your wheel & spindle – Fine Arts North 12:3Opm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 1pm Garden Talk: Beekeeping, Tom Allen will discuss keeping of back yard bees – Horticulture Bldg 1:3Opm Rock Bottom Boys, music – McDonalds Stage 2pm Rapid City Police Department K9 Unit – Soule Grass Kids Cash Scramble (6 & Under), sponsored by BankWest – Fine Arts Kiddie Land Garden Talk: Conserving Water in the Garden – Horticulture Bldg 2pm Demonstration: Quilting Top Techniques – Fine Arts North Tiffany Johnson, music – Soule Family Stage 3pm Garden Talk: Making a Rain Barrel – Horticulture Bldg 3:3Opm Anneliese the Magnificent with Master Benjamin, magician – Soule Family Stage Tiffany Johnson, music – McDonald’s Stage 4pm Garden Talk: Perennials for Color All Season Long – Horticulture Bldg 4:3Opm South Dakota State Mutton’ Bustin Championship, qualifier – Livestock Show Ring, Soule Grass 5pm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage Rock Bottom Boys, music – McDonald’s Stage Karaoke Contest – Coors Tent 6pm Team Pig Wrestling, qualifier • Win money for your nonprofit organization – South of Soule Bldg 4-H Poultry Show – Poultry Barn 6:3Opm Black Hills in Motion, cloggers – McDonald’s Stage 7pm in the WW Livestock Arena All military, family members, and DOD card holders receive FREE admission with proper ID. 7pm Rick Borger and the Average German Band – German Tent 7:3Opm Rock Bottom Boys, music – Coors Tent 8pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage 9pm Brandon Jones, music – Coors Tent 1Opm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Friday , August 24 Moonlight Madness DAILY DEALS: Moonlight Madness Carnival: Ride from 9pm-1am for $15 with coupon from Arbys. Fine Arts in Open Class – Halloween in August! Fair Open Noon–1am 9am Range Days PRCA Rodeo Slack – WW Grandstand Arena Central States Fair Team Roping Jackpot – Bray Arena immediately following PRCA Rodeo Slack 9:3Oam Youth Swine Show – James Kjerstad Event Center 11am Youth Goat Show – James Kjerstad Event Center 12pm Open Class, 4-H and Soule Vendors Open (closes at 7pm daily) 12:3Opm Garden Talk: Ask a Master Gardener – Horticulture Bldg The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 1pm Youth Sheep Show – James Kjerstad Event Center Garden Talk: Planting a Tree – Horticulture Bldg Demonstration: String Ink Card, Black Ice Technique, Basic Scrapbooking hints & tips with Nancy Von Eye – Creative Arts 1:3Opm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – McDonald’s Stage 2pm Rock Bottom Boys, music – Soule Family Stage Kids Cash Scramble (6 & Under), sponsored by BankWest – Fine Arts Kiddie Land Garden Talk: Fairy Gardens – Horticulture Bldg Demonstration: Quilting Top Techniques – Fine Arts North 3pm Kevin Philips, music of the Rat Pack – McDonald’s Stage Garden Talk: Making Art Objects for the Garden – Horticulture Bldg 3:3Opm Kids Karaoke/Open Mic – Soule Family Stage 4pm Garden Talk: Making Wine from Backyard Fruit – Horticulture Bldg 4-H Veterinary Science Skillathon (until 8pm) – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 5pm Rock Bottom Boys, music – McDonald’s Stage Karaoke Contest – Coors Tent Garden Talk: Ask a Master Gardener – Horticulture Bldg SD State Championship Mutton Bustin’ Finals –Livestock Show Ring, Soule Grass 5:3Opm The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 6pm Team Pig Wrestling, qualifier • Win money for your nonprofit organization – South of Soule Bldg 7pm in the WW Livestock Arena Presentation of Mutton Bustin’ Champion Buckle 7pm Rick Borger and the Average German Band – German Tent 7:3Opm Nick Rottom – Coors Tent Rock Bottom Boys, music – McDonald’s Stage 9pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Brandon Jones, music – Coors Tent 11pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Saturday , August 25 First Responders Day THINGS TO SEE: Bunny’s Heros Fair Open Noon–Midnight 7:3oam Sergeant Colton Levi Derr Foundation, PTSD Awareness 5K Run/Walk Registration – McDonald’s Stage 8am Sergeant Colton Levi Derr Foundation, PTSD Awareness 5K Run/Walk – McDonald’s Stage 8:3Oam Youth Beef Show – James Kjerstad Event Center 9am PRCA Steer Roping – WW Grandstand Arena 12pm Open Class, 4-H and Soule Vendors Open (closes at 7pm daily) Demonstration: Basket Weaving– Fine Arts North Black Hills Gold Youth Futurity Show – James Kjerstad Event Center 12:3Opm Rock Bottom Boys, music – Soule Family Stage Kevin Phillips, music of the Rat Pack – McDonald’s Stage 1pm Black Hills Angus Futurity Show – James Kjerstad Event Center Bob Grimm Band (ends at 4pm), music – German Tent 1:3Opm SD State Arm Wrestling Championship – McDonald’s Stage 2pm Central States Fair Angus Show followed by All Other Breeds Show – James Kjerstad Event Center Kids Cash Scramble (6 & Under), sponsored by BankWest – Fine Arts Kiddie Land Demonstration: Quilting Top Techniques – Fine Arts North The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 3:3Opm Rock Bottom Boys, music – Soule Family Stage 4pm Pie Eating Contest (register prior to 2pm) – Walter Taylor 4-H Bldg 5pm Karaoke Finals – Coors Tent Rabbits, Poultry, Waterfowl & Rare Birds Release (until 7pm) – Poultry Bldg The Magic of Keith Raymond, magician – Soule Family Stage 7pm in the WW Livestock Arena 7pm Rick Borger and the Average German Band – German Tent Closing Ceremony & Keg Tapping – German Tent 7:3Opm Black Hills in Motion, cloggers – McDonald’s Stage Jacob Johnson, music – Coors Tent 9pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Brandon Jones, music – Coors Tent 1Opm Rock Bottom Boys, music – McDonald’s Stage 11pm Tyzen, hypnotist – McDonald’s Stage Sunday , August 26 DAILY DEALS: FREE GATE ADMISSION Carnival Open Noon–5pm 8am Boots and Saddles Playday – Rounds Arena 9am-12pm Rabbit, Poultry, Waterfowl & Rare Birds Release Pick–up – Poultry Bldg 11am-1pm Open Class & 4-H Exhibit release – Fine Arts, Creative Arts, Creative Hobbies, Leather Shop & Walter Taylor

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