Peeling and Squealing at the Clatsop County Fair

Clatsop County Fair 2012 starts Tuesday, July 31st and runs through Saturday, August 4th.

The 2012 Clatsop County fair starts Tuesday, July 31st, and runs through Saturday, August 4th. Five short days jam packed with toe tappin’concerts, adrenaline-pumping carnival rides, deliciously sinful foods, exhibits, 4-H & FFA livestock shows, and much more.

Professional goofballs, Andrea Terry and Mark Bunnell, display their hilarious take on life with witty dialogue, physical prowess and carefully calculated chaos.

Professional goofballs, Andrea Terry and Mark Bunnell, display their hilarious take on life with witty dialogue, physical prowess and carefully calculated chaos.

Entertainment includes the Knappa High School Marimba band, a comedy act called The Carnival of Chaos, a hypnotist, the Maddox Dancers, a magician, lots of music, and the Clatsop County Talent Show!

Daily activities include the 4H & FFA animal exhibits and shows, a petting zoo, a super science puzzle tent, BMX Extreme Freestyle, a balloon master, and the ever popular kids pedal tractor pull.

Special events include the ever popular Clatsop County Logging Show and Competition, Lawn Mower Racing, the BBQ Beef, Dinner, and the annual livestock auction.

Opening ceremonies commence at noon, on Tuesday, after which the animal exhibits and shows will be open in the arena and the exhibit hall will be open to the public. Stage performances begin at 12:30 with the Knappa High School marimba band and continue each night until 9 pm.

The carnival will once again be at fair, opening on Tuesday at 2 pm and the rest of the week at noon and closing at 10 pm. Bracelets for one day unlimited access to the carnival and all of its rides will cost $25. On Thursday, buddy day, bracelets will be half price for the second bracelet (buy one bracelet get the second one at half price).

Admission to the fair is free for children 5 yoa and under, $3 for children 6-12 yoa and seniors 62 yoa and older. General admission for everyone else is $6 except on special admission days. Parking is free.

For more information go to the Clatsop County Fair website.

Schedule for animal show & exhibits Page 1 & Page 2.

 FAIR HOURS
10AM – 9PM DAILY

CARNIVAL HOURS
TUESDAY 2 PM TO 10 PM
WED – SAT: NOON TO 10 PM

ADMISSION:

ADULTS – $6.00
SENIORS (62 and up) – $3.00
KIDS (ages 6-12) – $3.00
KIDS (ages 5 and under) – FREE!

ADMISSION SPECIALS:

TUESDAY JULY 31ST
CAR LOAD DAY: Entire car load admitted for $10.00

WEDNESDAY AUG. 1ST
SENIOR DAY: 61 and Older Admitted for $1.00

THURSDAY AUG. 2ND
BUDDY DAY: Pay for one Admission; Second one is FREE.

FRIDAY AUG. 3RD
MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY: Present a valid MILITARY ID and gain admission for presenter and their family FOR $1.00/EACH.

Daily Events:

KIDS PEDAL TRACTOR PULL – FOUR SHOWS PER DAY
PETTING ZOO – OPEN DAILY FROM 11AM TO 7PM
LET’S PRETEND THEATER – FOUR SHOWS TO PER DAY
CARNIVAL OF CHAOS – STROLLING AND STAGE SHOWS DAILY
SUPER SCIENCE PUZZLE TENT – OPEN DAILY
BMX EXTREME FREESTYLE – 3 SHOWS DAILY TUES, WED,THURS, 4 SHOWS FRI & SAT
TWISTY THE BALLOON MASTER – Daily
4H & FFA ANIMAL EXHIBITS AND SHOWS – DAILY (SEE SCHEDULE) in ARENA
CLATSOP COUNTY LOGGING SHOW AND COMPETITION – SATURDAY AUG. 4TH 10AM
LAWN MOWER RACING – SATURDAY AUG. 4TH FOLLOWING LOGGING SHOW
BBQ BEEF DINNER – SATURDAY AUG. 4TH 2PM
ANNUAL LIVESTOCK AUCTION – SAT. AUG. 4TH 6PM

ON STAGE ENTERTAINMENT…

Tammy Harris Barton - Hypnotist ExtraordiaireTUESDAY JULY 31ST

NOON – OPENING CEREMONY
12:30 – KNAPPA HIGH SCHOOL MARIMBA BAND
2PM – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
5PM – TAMMY HARRIS BARTON HYPNOTIST EXTRODINAIRE
6PM – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
7PM – TAMMY HARRIS BARTON HYPNOTIST EXTRODINAIRE

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 1ST

NOON – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
4PM – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
5PM – MADDOX DANCERS
6:30PM – CLATSOP COUNTY TALENT SHOW

Scott Anderson - Operation Magic

THURSDAY AUGUST 2ND

2PM – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
5PM – MADDOX DANCERS
6PM – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
7PM – SCOTT ANDERSON OPERATION MAGIC

FRIDAY AUG. 3RD

NOON – NORTH COAST COUNTRY BAND
2PM – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
3PM – BRUCE SMITH ACOUSTIC
4PM – OUT OF PLACE
6PM – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
7PM – PETE FORD BAND

Brownsmead Flats

SATURDAY AUG. 4TH

NOON – 4H FASHION SHOW
1PM – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
2PM – BROWNSMEAD FLATS
4PM – CARNIVAL OF CHAOS
5PM – BUSTED WESTY
7PM – ROCK AND ROLL COWBOYS