Who’s ready for the Manheim Farm Show?

By on October 3, 2018

Cavies (a.k.a. guinea pigs) are judged with the rabbits on Oct. 9 at 1 p.m.

 

The Manheim Community Farm Show officially kicks off on Monday, Oct. 8. Listed below are only a handful of the goings-on during the eventful week. Many more details can be found in the official 2018 guide, located online at manheimfarmshow.org.

Saturday, Oct. 6

7 p.m. – Gospel Concert: The Browns will be held at Manheim Brethren in Christ Church

Sunday, Oct. 7

2-5 p.m. only – Enter Exhibits in Farm Show Building. No commercial exhibits.

2-5 p.m. – All rabbits and cavies must be entered.

2 p.m. – FFA chapter tractor driving contest

2-5 p.m. – All models, artwork and woodwork must be entered

Monday, Oct. 8

Manheim Central No School

7-10 a.m. – Deadline to enter exhibits in Farm Show Building (except baked goods). Models, artwork and woodworking Sunday only

12 p.m.. – All judging Monday afternoon except livestock and baked goods

2:30 p.m. – Swine judging

5:45-6:45 p.m. – Kaitlyn Carolina Myers will perform on the stage at the exhibition center

6:15 p.m. – Baby Parade

6:30 p.m. – Antique tractor demonstration at the ball field

6:45 p.m. – Opening ceremonies

7 p.m. Crowning of Farm Show royalty

7-9 p.m. – Baked good entries received

8 p.m. – Firemen’s Challenge

The Manheim Community Farm Show Baby Parade will be held Monday, Oct. 8 at 6:15 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 9

Manheim Central No School

9:30 a.m. – FFA Greenhand livestock judging and county tractor driving

12 p.m. – Baked Goods Judging

1 p.m. – Rabbit Show

2 p.m. – Dairy Beef Judging

5 p.m. – Beef Judging

6:15 p.m. – Rain date for Baby Parade

6:15 p.m. – Bake sale

6:15 p.m. – Registration for pedal tractor pull

6:45 p.m. – Pedal tractor pull (all ages)

Wednesday, Oct. 10

9 a.m. – Goat Show

1 p.m. – Sheep Show

4 p.m. – Dairy Cattle Fit-Out contest

4:30 p.m. – Alpaca Obstacle Demo by 4-H Alpaca Club, on ball field

7 p.m. – Parade

Manheim Community Food Bank Canned Good Collection

The Manheim Community Farm Show parade will be held Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. downtown.

Thursday, Oct. 11

8:30 a.m. – Dairy Show

Noon to 8 p.m. – Business Expo at senior high gym

1 p.m. – Pygmy Goat Judging

4 p.m. – Country Club miniature horses demo

5 p.m. – Champion Showmanship contest – Animal Arena

6 p.m. – Registration for Family Fun Night

6 p.m. – Live auction to include woodcarvings

6:30 p.m. – Family Fun Night

Friday, Oct. 12

5:45 p.m. – Livestock sale welcome

6 p.m. – Animal and Milk sales

8:30 p.m. – Remove Exhibits

 

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