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On with the show Celebrating 165 years

Plan on attending the 165th Columbia County Fair, July 27-31 2016!

Until the 2016 Columbia County Fair

2016 Columbia County Fair Schedule

Sunday, July 24, 2016

  • 8pm  Horse Pleasure Show and Trail Class-Horse Arena

Monday, July 25, 2016

  • 6pm  Open Dog Show-Ag Building

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Buildings open 1pm to 8pm
  • 9am  Junior Dog Judging/Rally & Agility-Ag Building
  • 2pm  Model Horse & Horseless Horse Judging-Bidwell Building
  • 2-7pm  Junior Division Entry and Judging-Buildings 7 & 8
  • 2-7pm  Open Class Entry-Building #7
  • 3-8pm  Junior Rabbit Entry-Ag Building
  • 5-8pm  Enter & weigh-in swine

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 10pm
  • 8am-11am   Ultrasound Livestock
  • 9am   Open Class Judging Begins
  • 8am-12pm   Open Rabbit and Cavies Entry-Ag Building
  • 9am   Junior Rabbit Judging followed by Open Rabbit Judging-Ag Building
  • 10am-12pm   Enter & weigh-in other livestock-at the scale
  • 12pm-6pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 12pm-7pm   Non Sale Animal Entry
  • 4pm   United Methodist Church Chicken BBQ-by Bidwell Building
  • 5pm   Swine Judging-Swine Barn
  • 5pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 5:30pm-10:30pm   Beer Garden-Entertainment by Extreme Sound-6-11pm
  • 6-9pm   Live Music - Country Wide Rocks
  • 6-10pm   Spectrum Carnival Special-Wristbands $20.00
  • 6:30pm   Cruisin' at the Fair(car show)-Near the Entertainment Tent
  • 7pm   CMJ SX MotoCross ** Buy Online Tickets Here

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 10pm
  • 9am   Beef Judging-Ag Building
  • 12pm-6pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 1-5pm   Spectrum Carnival "Buddy Day"
    (1 Person purchases ride tickets only and a friend can ride free.)
  • 5pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 5pm   Sheep Judging/Sheep Lead Class-Sheep Barn
  • 5:30pm-11pm   Beer Garden-Entertainment by Extreme Sound-6-11pm
  • 6-7pm   Live Music - Dirty Walter and the Fellas in Beer Garden
  • 6-10pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 7pm   Tractor/Truck Pull ** Buy Online Tickets Here

Friday, July 29, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 10pm
  • 8:30am   Dairy Show-Ag Building
  • 9am   Poultry Judging-Ag Building
  • 10am   Meat Goat Judging-Swine Barn follwed by Junior and Open Shows
    HCE Cream Puffs available Wednesday - Sunday in the Bidwell Building
  • 12pm-6pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 1-5pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 4pm-Midnight   Beer Garden-Entertainment by Extreme Sound-6-Midnight
  • 4:30pm   Columbia Cty Pork Partners Barbecue-Under the Grandstand
  • 5pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 6-10pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 7pm   Cat Show-Ag Building
  • 7pm   Rodeo-Bulls & Barrels ** Buy Online Tickets Here

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 10pm
  • 8:30am   Horse Speed Show-Horse Arena
  • 11am   Pedal Pull (all ages and adults) by the fireman's eat stand
  • 11am-Midnight   Beer Garden-Entertainment by Extreme Sound-6-Midnight
  • 11am-12:30pm   Buyers Buffet-back of fair office
  • 12pm-6pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 1pm   Sale of Champions-Ag Building
  • 1-3pm   Coloring Contest (ages 3-12)-Building #7
  • 1-5pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband Special-$20.00
    ($5 discount with a non-perishable food item)
  • 4pm   Farm Bureau Steak Fry at Farm Bureau Eat Stand
  • 5pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 6-10pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 7pm   Demo Derby ** Buy Online Tickets Here
  • 9:00pm-12:00am   Spectrum Carnival "Midnight Madness" all rides $1.00

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Buildings open 10am to 5pm
  • 8-11am   FFA Breakfast-Fair Office Building
  • 10am   Showman of Showman Ag Building
  • 11am   Christian Worship Service-Entertainment Tent
  • 12pm   Parade of Champions and Merit Award Recognition-Ag Bldg
  • 12pm-4pm   Ta-Da Robots Roaming the Grounds sponsored by Spectrum Ent.
  • 12pm-4pm   Beer Garden
  • 1pm   Kiwanis Bingo-Fair Office Building
  • 1pm-4pm   Spectrum Carnival Wristband $20.00
  • 2pm   Donkey Races ** Buy Online Tickets Here
  • 4pm   Fair Closes and Exhibits Released
  • 5pm   Buildings Locked
Columbia County Dairy Promotion serving ice cream Wednesday-Saturday in the Bidwell Building 1-9pm daily.

** grandstand event

2016 Fair Sponsors

Platinum Partner

Badgerland Financial
Camping World of Madison
City of Portage Tourism Committee
Enbridge
Farmers & Merchants Union Bank

Gold Partner

Columbia County Sheriff’s Dept.
Davis Construction
Don-Rick Insurance
Greg Falk Trucking
Hohl’s Farm Supply

Silver Sponsors

Adams-Columbia Electric Coop
Baraboo Power Equipment LLC
Blystone Towing
Columbia County Highway Dept.
CW Electric, LLC
Doherty Excavating
Farmers Inc. of Columbus
Friends of the Columbia County Fair
JCB of Madison
Johnson Sales, Inc.
Lodi Veterinary Care
Middleton Construction Inc.
Minick Farms
Pepsi of Madison
Portage Fire Department
Portage Park and Rec Dept
Rohde’s Sales and Service Inc.
Scott Construction
Spectrum Entertainment
The Barn at Harvest Moon Pond

Bronze Sponsors

Alliant Energy
Annen Machinery
Babe’s Candyland
Baraboo Power & Equipment
Berg’s Hay Service
Big Gain Wisconsin, LLC
Circle B, Inc.
Columbia County Farm Bureau
Community Bank of Portage
Deforest FFA Alumni Association
Didion
Duffy Grain, Inc.
Hill Automotive, Inc
Larry’s Trophies and Awards
Markesan State Bank-Randolph
Miller,Brussell,Ebben,and Glaeske,LLC
Most Trucking
Pioneer
Pizza Hut
Portage Theater
Robbins Manufacturing
Terrytown Plumbing & Heating
Tractor Supply Company
Viking Embroidery
Wieser Concrete Products, Inc.
Woerpel Trucking

Donations

AMM Incorporated
Columbia County Pork Partners
Consumers Cooperative
E.K. Machine Co. Inc.
Ida Price
Loppnow’s Oiler
MEIGS
Meinholz Enterprises LLC
Mickelson Feed Co., Inc.
National Exchange Bank & Trust
Neesam Trucking
Portage Veterinary Clinic
Poynette Veterinary Service
Roger Manthe
Stokley Welding and Repair
Walmart

2016 Award Sponsors

Beef

Adams-Columbia Electric Coop
Badgerland Financial
Bill & Deb Becker
Bob & Lisa Hagenow & family Buckhill Farm, The Gutzmans’
Circle S Stock Farms-Diana Beckius
Columbia County Livestock Committee
CW Electric LLC
Dan & Ann Jennings
East Central Select Sires
Farmers & Merchants Union Bank
Heritage Hills Farm-Debra Jenson
Hometown Café
Integrity Feeds
KnH Endres Farm
Leeds Prairie Pals 4-H Club
Mike Manthey-Equity
National Exchange Bank & Trust
Poynette FFA Alumni
Ran’s Meat Processing
Sidney Stibb
The Avalon Farm-The Millers’
Welsh Prairie Red Angus-Schneiders’
White Bluff Farm-Jim & Marianne McMillan

Dairy

Adams-Columbia Electric Coop
Ann Lerum
Badgerland Financial
Big Gain Wisconsin, LLC
Bob & Lisa Hagenow & family
Columbia Co. Holstein Breeder’s Assoc.
DeForest FFA Alumni Association
East Central Select Sires
Ken Ireland
KnH Endres Farm
Langer Dairy Farms-Randy & Sue Langer
Leeds Prairie Pals 4-H Club
Leege Trucking, Inc.
Lodi Veterinary Care
Loppnow’s Oilers
MB3-Gavin, Maddox, & Jackson McMillan
Moonbeam Dairy-Andrew McMillan
Poynette FFA Alumni
Richard Ziemke
Russ Shaw
Steve’s Auto Truck & Tire Inc.
Vangen Family Farm
Weaver Auto Parts-Sauk
White Bluff Farm-Jim & Marianne McMillan

Goats

Adams-Columbia Electric Coop
Bob Williams
CW Electric LLC
DeForest FFA Alumni Association
KnH Endres Farm
Leeds Prairie Pals 4-H Club
Mark’s Market
Portage Printing
Rio Mobile

Poultry

Airling & Mary Gunderson
Bob & Lisa Hagenow & family
Columbia County Livestock Committee
CW Electric LLC
DeForest FFA Alumni Association
Harlan Breneman Memorial
KnH Endres Farm
Leeds Prairie Pals 4-H Club
Vangen Family Farm

Rabbits

Bob Williams
Cottontails of Columbia County
CW Electric LLC
DeForest FFA Alumni Association
KnH Endres Farm
Leeds Prairie Pals 4-H Club
Rio Mobile

Sheep

Adams-Columbia Electric Coop
Big Gain Wisconsin, LLC
Bob & Lisa Hagenow & family
Carquest of Lodi
CenturyLink
Columbia County Farm Bureau
Columbia County Livestock
Creek Place-Judy Cuff
CW Electric LLC
Equity Columbian Livestock
Ewes R Us Connie & Donnie Hessler
JTH Livestock-Todd Taylor Family
Kohlwey’s Inc.
KnH Endres Farm
Larry’s Trophies & Awards
Leeds Prairie Pals 4-H Club
Mark’s Market
Papa’s Farm-Charles & Mary Taylor
Paul & Denise Bandt
Poynette FFA Alumni
Rio Mobile
Roger Price Memorial-Ida Price
United Community Bank
Wendt’s Big Oak Farm-Dan Wendt Family

Swine

Adams-Columbia Electric Coop
Alsum Farms & Produce
Badgerland Financial
Bob & Lisa Hagenow & family
Carquest of Lodi
Columbia County Farm Bureau
Columbia County Livestock Committee
Columbia County Pork Partners
Complete Feeds Service
Cross Show Pigs-Mark & Cara Cross
Equity Columbian Livestock
KnH Endres Farm
Krebs Family
Leeds Prairie Pals 4-H Club
Mark’s Market
Paul & Mary Becker
Russ & Amy Jo Cross & family
Tessmann, Inc.-Doug & Heather

Pedal Pull

Becker & Sons Pedal Tractors, LLC

Road Sign Contest

Bob Williams

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For more infomation about being a sponsor or to sign up for a vendor booth,
please contact Paul Becker at 920-992-5691(home) or 608-697-9293(cell) or email us at
paul_maryb@yahoo.com

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