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July 2017
July 2017

Sat. 1 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Sun. 2 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Mon. 3 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Tue. 4 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Fredericktown Fourth of July Celebration (Tue. 4 Jul, 2017 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Fredericktown's annual Fourth of July celebration, sponsored by the Fredericktown Recreation District, is held each year at Fredericktown Community Park, located on Ohio 95 East, at the north edge of the village.

As in past years, the Fredericktown Lions Club will be serving their famous brats and fries during the day-long event on July 4 along with several other local organizations sponsoring different food and game concessions as well.

Community Park's ball fields will be busy with a co-ed softball tournament during the day, and the gates of Sockman Lake swimming beach will be open at noon for a day of free swimming for all.

The Fredericktown Fire Department will offer Bingo in the park's enclosed shelter house beginning at 1 p.m. and running until dark. Kid's games, sponsored by the Fredericktown Lions Club, will begin at 3 p.m. near the lake area with events planned for children ages 2 to 14.

As the day winds down, bring your lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy the live music of the popular band, Sourthbound, which wil be returning to entertain again this year beginning at 7:30 p.m.

The finale of the day-long celebration will be the fireworks display begining at 10 p.m. In case of inclement weather, the rain date for the fireworks display will be the following night.

July 4 Concerts and Fireworks (Tue. 4 Jul, 2017 2:00 pm)

Join us at Ariel-Foundation Park for an Independence Day celebration! Free concert in the afternoon featuring the Central Ohio Brass Band and in the evening with 7 Bridges (Eagles tribute band). Fireworks will start around 10 p.m. Food and beverage vendors will be available all day. Just a reminder: there is no smoking and no pets allowed in the Event Center. Please watch the park website for details on the events of the day.

Wed. 5 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Plein Air Painters at the BFEC (Wed. 5 Jul, 2017 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Enjoy this opportunity to paint, draw, or sketch with like-minded artists every Wednesday from 5 - 8pm.  Bring your own supplies, including a chair and/or easel, and spend the evening houws painting in a peaceful setting.  The Resource Center will be open for restrooms.  The Wildlife Garden, ponds, and trails, are all available and waiting to be painted.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Fredericktown Saddle Club Fun Shows (Wed. 5 Jul, 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Fredericktown Saddle Club will be hosting its Fun Shows every Wednesday, rain or shine.  Classes include Pee-Wee Barrels, Barrels, Stake and Bend, Flags, Open Egg and Spoon, Open Halter, Showmanship, Walk-Trot, Western Horsemanship, and more! The show starts at 6:30pm, FREE to watch! Entry fee to participate in the classes with awards, trophies, and ribbons given.  More information can be found on the Fredericktown Arena Facebook page, or call 740-485-0584/ 740-398-2879.

Thu. 6 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

"Hang Out With Wheels" Outdoor Party (Thu. 6 Jul, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

 

The Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County will be “rolling along” with a free outdoor party, “Hang Out with Wheels,” on Thursday, July 6, 10:00 a.m. to Noon, in the rear parking lot of the main library, 201 N. Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon.

 

The event is part of the “Build A Better World” Summer Reading Program. The public of all ages are invited to attend the free event and bring a camera. A fun collection of “wheels” from fire, rescue, police, disaster services, farm, construction, recreational vehicles, etc. will be available for photos with both kids and adults.

 

 

In addition to representatives of fire, police and public safety, other “big wheel” favorites invited include Trail City LLC, Ohio Rental, Mid-Ohio Suzuki Honda Yamaha Kawasaki, American Red Cross, Ariel Corporation (featuring CNG fuel technology), Shearson’s Equipment, Mount Vernon Ambulance, Fackler Kubota Tractor & Equipment, Blubaugh’s Body & Frame and Danny’s Auto Center and others. Friends of the Library volunteers, library staff and participant representatives will be on hand to assist with more information on the equipment.

 

 

 

Free sno-cones, lemonade, and cotton candy will be provided by the Friends of the Library. Balloons and pinwheels will be available while supplies last.

 

 

 

Children who have completed their summer reading program reading requirements for the Mount Vernon program will need to go to the lower level of the main library during the event to receive their prizes.

 

 

 

For more information or to volunteer, contact Debbie Baker, PLMVKC Youth Services, at 740-392-2665 Ext 257, or Linette Porter-Metler, PLMVKC Community Relations, 740-501-0080, visit www.knox.net or email [email protected].

 

 

 

Fri. 7 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Strawberry Sundae Day (All day)

It's National Strawberry Sundae Day! Come celebrate at Ye Olde Mill with specials on strawberry sundae's all day. 

Bye Bye Birdie (Fri. 7 Jul, 2017 7:30 pm)

MTVarts present a spirited fresh look at a Broadway Classic "Bye Bye Birdie"  

Conrad Birdie, the local heartthrob has been drafted into the Army. His agent Albert, his secretary and sweetheart, Rosie, comes up with a last-ditch publicity stunt to have Conrad Birdie record and perform a song before he is sent overseas. The result is small town American hilarity at its best.

Featuring new songs, this high-spirited, fun-filled production is sure to please audiences of all ages.

The Memorial Theatre will be the venue for 6 productions in July.  Tickets are available at First-Knox National Bank main office or online at MTVarts.com

Sat. 8 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Fredericktown Christmas in July (Sat. 8 Jul, 2017 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Fredericktown celebrates Christmas in July, downtown, 5-9 pm.  Food Drive to benefit Fredericktown Interchurch, quilt raffle (1 ticket per 5 cannned food items donated) Dunking Booth, free kids games, horse and wagon rides, "snowball fight", snocones, baked goods, petting zoo, live music, Christmas movie (outside at dusk), First Responder equipement displayed, downtown business's and Historical Museum open late,

St. Luke Community Festival (Sat. 8 Jul, 2017 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Pit-Barbecue Chicken Dinner from 5 to 7; Food truck and ice cream also on site; Live music by Chestnut Ridge Bluegrass Gospel Band, 6-9;  Live Auction; Games & inflatables for the kids, BINGO and $1,000 cash giveaway. Free admission, free parking. Fun for the whole family.

Bye Bye Birdie (Sat. 8 Jul, 2017 7:30 pm)

MTVarts present a spirited fresh look at a Broadway Classic "Bye Bye Birdie"  

Conrad Birdie, the local heartthrob has been drafted into the Army. His agent Albert, his secretary and sweetheart, Rosie, comes up with a last-ditch publicity stunt to have Conrad Birdie record and perform a song before he is sent overseas. The result is small town American hilarity at its best.

Featuring new songs, this high-spirited, fun-filled production is sure to please audiences of all ages.

The Memorial Theatre will be the venue for 6 productions in July.  Tickets are available at First-Knox National Bank main office or online at MTVarts.com

Sun. 9 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Bye Bye Birdie (Sun. 9 Jul, 2017 2:00 pm)

MTVarts present a spirited fresh look at a Broadway Classic "Bye Bye Birdie"  

Conrad Birdie, the local heartthrob has been drafted into the Army. His agent Albert, his secretary and sweetheart, Rosie, comes up with a last-ditch publicity stunt to have Conrad Birdie record and perform a song before he is sent overseas. The result is small town American hilarity at its best.

Featuring new songs, this high-spirited, fun-filled production is sure to please audiences of all ages.

The Memorial Theatre will be the venue for 6 productions in July.  Tickets are available at First-Knox National Bank main office or online at MTVarts.com

Mon. 10 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Movie Mondays (Mon. 10 Jul, 2017 8:30 pm)

  • Seating available or bring your own (or blankets, etc.)
  • Free pizza slice for children 18 and under (adults $1)
  • Other snacks available
  • No alcohol or smoking is permitted
  • No pets inside the Event Center

Tue. 11 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Fly Fishing General Overview (Tue. 11 Jul, 2017 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

This FREE overview will offer a sneak peak into the growing sport of fly fishing.  No registration necessary!

Wed. 12 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Plein Air Painters at the BFEC (Wed. 12 Jul, 2017 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Enjoy this opportunity to paint, draw, or sketch with like-minded artists every Wednesday from 5 - 8pm.  Bring your own supplies, including a chair and/or easel, and spend the evening houws painting in a peaceful setting.  The Resource Center will be open for restrooms.  The Wildlife Garden, ponds, and trails, are all available and waiting to be painted.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Fredericktown Saddle Club Fun Shows (Wed. 12 Jul, 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Fredericktown Saddle Club will be hosting its Fun Shows every Wednesday, rain or shine.  Classes include Pee-Wee Barrels, Barrels, Stake and Bend, Flags, Open Egg and Spoon, Open Halter, Showmanship, Walk-Trot, Western Horsemanship, and more! The show starts at 6:30pm, FREE to watch! Entry fee to participate in the classes with awards, trophies, and ribbons given.  More information can be found on the Fredericktown Arena Facebook page, or call 740-485-0584/ 740-398-2879.

Thu. 13 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

CHAUTAUQUA - Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison (Thu. 13 Jul, 2017 7:00 pm)

JULY 13 - Jeff Putnam, Desmond Wall, Mike Petee as Traveling Wilburys  (Rock Supergroup)

 

No Opener – for this musical act that includes Bob Dylan, George Harrison and Roy Orbison

ELIXIR PRESENTS

 With financial support from the Ariel Foundation:

Chautauqua/Lyceum Series (11th Season)

2017 Schedule

All Productions are on a DONATION BASIS on THURSDAYS at 7 PM at [email protected] (120 S. Main St., Mt. Vernon)

11th season of the only monthly Chautauqua in the United States

Cost of admission – donation basis

For more information visit www.elixirpresents.com  or contact Mike Petee at [email protected]  and to be added to gentle reminder email on Sunday before each program or call 740-392-6102.

Fri. 14 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Bye Bye Birdie (Fri. 14 Jul, 2017 7:30 pm)

MTVarts present a spirited fresh look at a Broadway Classic "Bye Bye Birdie"  

Conrad Birdie, the local heartthrob has been drafted into the Army. His agent Albert, his secretary and sweetheart, Rosie, comes up with a last-ditch publicity stunt to have Conrad Birdie record and perform a song before he is sent overseas. The result is small town American hilarity at its best.

Featuring new songs, this high-spirited, fun-filled production is sure to please audiences of all ages.

The Memorial Theatre will be the venue for 6 productions in July.  Tickets are available at First-Knox National Bank main office or online at MTVarts.com

Sat. 15 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Snorkeling in the Kokosing River (Sat. 15 Jul, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Meet at the River Access parking lot on the corner of Laymon Rd. and 229.  Registration REQUIRED. For adults and families with children with the ages 8 and up.  Experience the Kokosing in a whole new way! We will provide masks and snorkels.  You may want to wear water shoes and bring your own life jacket.  Bring a sack lunch for a picnic afterwards.  Space is LIMITED.  Call now to register!  740-427-5052

 

Bye Bye Birdie (Sat. 15 Jul, 2017 7:30 pm)

MTVarts present a spirited fresh look at a Broadway Classic "Bye Bye Birdie"  

Conrad Birdie, the local heartthrob has been drafted into the Army. His agent Albert, his secretary and sweetheart, Rosie, comes up with a last-ditch publicity stunt to have Conrad Birdie record and perform a song before he is sent overseas. The result is small town American hilarity at its best.

Featuring new songs, this high-spirited, fun-filled production is sure to please audiences of all ages.

The Memorial Theatre will be the venue for 6 productions in July.  Tickets are available at First-Knox National Bank main office or online at MTVarts.com

Sun. 16 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Bye Bye Birdie (Sun. 16 Jul, 2017 2:00 pm)

MTVarts present a spirited fresh look at a Broadway Classic "Bye Bye Birdie"  

Conrad Birdie, the local heartthrob has been drafted into the Army. His agent Albert, his secretary and sweetheart, Rosie, comes up with a last-ditch publicity stunt to have Conrad Birdie record and perform a song before he is sent overseas. The result is small town American hilarity at its best.

Featuring new songs, this high-spirited, fun-filled production is sure to please audiences of all ages.

The Memorial Theatre will be the venue for 6 productions in July.  Tickets are available at First-Knox National Bank main office or online at MTVarts.com

$1 Cone Day (Sun. 16 Jul, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Come spend a relaxing Sunday at Ye Olde Mill. It's $1 Cone Day! Enjoy a single dip on a sugar or cake cone for only $1. Entertainment on the patio will be JoJo the clown and Mike Gorrell, 2-4pm 

Mon. 17 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Tue. 18 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Knox County Farmers Breakfast (Tue. 18 Jul, 2017 8:00 am)

Please join us for farm and agricultural discussions. Monthly meetings are as follows:

 

February 21– Grain Aeration– Custom Agri Systems

 

March 21– Drones in Agriculture– OSU Extension

 

April 18 Top 10 Farming Apps– Ag Info Tech

 

May 16Social– Review of the Planting Season

 

June 20 Manure Application

 

July 18- Biosecurity

 

August 15– Cover Crop Uses and Benefits

 

September 19– Woodland Management 

 

October 17– Social– Review of the harvest

 

November 21– Agricultural Easements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fly Fishing Class (Tue. 18 Jul, 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Learn the basics of Fly Fishing, including knots, casting, and leaders.  Learn to read the water, and the best places to fly fish right here in Knox County.  Graham Stokes, professional outfitter, will lead this exciting program.  On Tuesday evenings starting at 6:30pm from July 18th to August 1st.  Call NOW to register: 740-427-5052.  Registration is required.  Payment due by July 14th.  Members: $45 -- Non-Members $60.

Wed. 19 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Plein Air Painters at the BFEC (Wed. 19 Jul, 2017 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Enjoy this opportunity to paint, draw, or sketch with like-minded artists every Wednesday from 5 - 8pm.  Bring your own supplies, including a chair and/or easel, and spend the evening houws painting in a peaceful setting.  The Resource Center will be open for restrooms.  The Wildlife Garden, ponds, and trails, are all available and waiting to be painted.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Fredericktown Saddle Club Fun Shows (Wed. 19 Jul, 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Fredericktown Saddle Club will be hosting its Fun Shows every Wednesday, rain or shine.  Classes include Pee-Wee Barrels, Barrels, Stake and Bend, Flags, Open Egg and Spoon, Open Halter, Showmanship, Walk-Trot, Western Horsemanship, and more! The show starts at 6:30pm, FREE to watch! Entry fee to participate in the classes with awards, trophies, and ribbons given.  More information can be found on the Fredericktown Arena Facebook page, or call 740-485-0584/ 740-398-2879.

Thu. 20 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Game Night at Paragraphs (Thu. 20 Jul, 2017 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Grab your friends and family and come join us for an evening of fun and games!

Try out some of the new games from our shelves or bring your own from 6:00 - 7:30pm!  We can't wait to see you!

Open Mic Night - Ariel-Foundation Park (Thu. 20 Jul, 2017 7:30 pm)

Got a song to sing? Want to recite some poetry? Beatboxer? Guitarist? Come show us what you've got! This is the perfect venue and opportunity to share your blossoming talent with your community. Bring your friends to cheer you on. We hope to see you at Open Mic Night at the park! No need to register in advance. If you have questions, call Carrie Hyman at 740-501-9293.

Fri. 21 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Outdoor Concert (Fri. 21 Jul, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

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Join us on July 21st @ 7pm at the

Gazebo for our second outdoor

concert.

Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the inspirational Fresh Faith Praise Team from Mt. Gilead. 

A love offering will be taken.

Come join us for a fun evening!

McGuffey Lane - AFP Free Concert Series (Fri. 21 Jul, 2017 7:30 pm)

Come out an enjoy this great free concert event at Ariel-Foundation Park in the Schnormeier Event Center. Food and beverages will be available.

Originally formed in 1972, McGuffey Lane is a country rock band from central Ohio. Today, they are still going strong with three original members and performing more than 30 concerts annually.

Read more about them here: http://www.johnschwab.com/about-mcguffey-lane--2.

Sat. 22 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Butterflies for Beginners (Sat. 22 Jul, 2017 1:00 pm)

Meet at the BFEC Resource Center.  Impress yourself and your friends when you see an orange-brown butterfly in the distance and say, “That’s a Meadow Fritillary!”  We’ll search for the fritillary and other butterflies in the BFEC gardens.  There are about 65 common butterflies in Ohio.   We will have ID guides and insect nets for everyone to share.  No registration necessary.

 

Knox County Fair (Sat. 22 Jul, 2017 4:00 pm - Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Knox County Fair 2017

 

See schedule below (note some items are subject to change due to scheduling or weather)

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017

FREE DAY!!!!

4 PM - 9 PM AG Museum

6 PM - 10 PM Free Rides

7 PM Harness Racing in the Grandstands

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017

8 AM Worship Service (in the multi-purpose building)

8:30 AM Gates open 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Junior Fair King and Queen Judging 

1 PM Rides Open

2 PM 25th Annual Little Miss Knox County

3 PM Opening Ceremonies

3 PM - 10 PM Indian Artifact Display

3 PM Draft Pony & Horse Pull 

4 PM Open World Brush Pull (Events Sponsor Hughes Equipment)

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Reopen

 

Monday, July 24, 2017

9 AM Grange Exhibit Judging 

9 AM Open Class Dairy Show/Junior Fair Dairy Show

10 AM Draft Horse - Pony Hitch Class 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Horticulture Judging

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifiact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Moto Cross 

7 PM Harness Racing (Event Sponsor Jacobs Motorsports)

 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM - 8 PM Knox County Cub Scout Fun Day

1 PM Harness Racing

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Go Cart Racing (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM Open Class Sheep Show (Immediately following sheep show Knox County Lamb Cook-Off)

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Rough Truck & Side by Side Racing (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Senior Citizen & Veterans Day

Junior Fair Day

9 AM Draft Horse & Draft Pony Halter Classes

10 AM Senior Citizen Day Event

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Artistic Flower Show

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

3:30 PM - 5 PM Monster Truck Party in the Pits for the Public

4 PM Antique Tractor Parade 

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6:30 PM Demolition Derby, Figure 8 Truck & Bus Races and Monster Truck Rally (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

7 PM Antique Tractor Pull 

 

Friday, July 28, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Open Beef Show

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6 PM KOI Diesel and Gas Dirt Drags (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8 AM - 1 PM Release Time for Still Exhibits 

9 AM Youth Fishing, Archery and Other Actvities

9 AM Open Equine Show

10 AM Youth Games in the Grandstand 

10 AM Open Class Hog Weigh-In

11 AM - 9 PM Ag Museum Open

11 AM Enteries Close for Youth Bicycle Drawing

12 PM Gates Open

12 PM Youth Bicycle Drawing (Must be present to win)

1 PM Terminal Market Hog Show

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Pedal Tractor Pull 

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display Open

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull (pulling on two tracks) (Event Sponsor Hughes Equipment and Driver Sponsor Gene Yarman, Burke Dairy Farm & Beheler Excavating)

Sun. 23 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Knox County Fair (Sat. 22 Jul, 2017 4:00 pm - Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Knox County Fair 2017

 

See schedule below (note some items are subject to change due to scheduling or weather)

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017

FREE DAY!!!!

4 PM - 9 PM AG Museum

6 PM - 10 PM Free Rides

7 PM Harness Racing in the Grandstands

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017

8 AM Worship Service (in the multi-purpose building)

8:30 AM Gates open 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Junior Fair King and Queen Judging 

1 PM Rides Open

2 PM 25th Annual Little Miss Knox County

3 PM Opening Ceremonies

3 PM - 10 PM Indian Artifact Display

3 PM Draft Pony & Horse Pull 

4 PM Open World Brush Pull (Events Sponsor Hughes Equipment)

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Reopen

 

Monday, July 24, 2017

9 AM Grange Exhibit Judging 

9 AM Open Class Dairy Show/Junior Fair Dairy Show

10 AM Draft Horse - Pony Hitch Class 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Horticulture Judging

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifiact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Moto Cross 

7 PM Harness Racing (Event Sponsor Jacobs Motorsports)

 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM - 8 PM Knox County Cub Scout Fun Day

1 PM Harness Racing

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Go Cart Racing (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM Open Class Sheep Show (Immediately following sheep show Knox County Lamb Cook-Off)

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Rough Truck & Side by Side Racing (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Senior Citizen & Veterans Day

Junior Fair Day

9 AM Draft Horse & Draft Pony Halter Classes

10 AM Senior Citizen Day Event

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Artistic Flower Show

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

3:30 PM - 5 PM Monster Truck Party in the Pits for the Public

4 PM Antique Tractor Parade 

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6:30 PM Demolition Derby, Figure 8 Truck & Bus Races and Monster Truck Rally (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

7 PM Antique Tractor Pull 

 

Friday, July 28, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Open Beef Show

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6 PM KOI Diesel and Gas Dirt Drags (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8 AM - 1 PM Release Time for Still Exhibits 

9 AM Youth Fishing, Archery and Other Actvities

9 AM Open Equine Show

10 AM Youth Games in the Grandstand 

10 AM Open Class Hog Weigh-In

11 AM - 9 PM Ag Museum Open

11 AM Enteries Close for Youth Bicycle Drawing

12 PM Gates Open

12 PM Youth Bicycle Drawing (Must be present to win)

1 PM Terminal Market Hog Show

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Pedal Tractor Pull 

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display Open

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull (pulling on two tracks) (Event Sponsor Hughes Equipment and Driver Sponsor Gene Yarman, Burke Dairy Farm & Beheler Excavating)

Summer Music Garden (Sun. 23 Jul, 2017 4:00 pm)

A summer series located at the Children's Garden behind the Knox County Career Center.  Sponsored by the Ariel Foundation, these concerts provide music for families and are free to all.  Bring a picnic or snack, a chair or blanket and enjoy the music, as well as a science activity with SPI.

 

Mon. 24 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Knox County Fair (Sat. 22 Jul, 2017 4:00 pm - Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Knox County Fair 2017

 

See schedule below (note some items are subject to change due to scheduling or weather)

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017

FREE DAY!!!!

4 PM - 9 PM AG Museum

6 PM - 10 PM Free Rides

7 PM Harness Racing in the Grandstands

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017

8 AM Worship Service (in the multi-purpose building)

8:30 AM Gates open 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Junior Fair King and Queen Judging 

1 PM Rides Open

2 PM 25th Annual Little Miss Knox County

3 PM Opening Ceremonies

3 PM - 10 PM Indian Artifact Display

3 PM Draft Pony & Horse Pull 

4 PM Open World Brush Pull (Events Sponsor Hughes Equipment)

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Reopen

 

Monday, July 24, 2017

9 AM Grange Exhibit Judging 

9 AM Open Class Dairy Show/Junior Fair Dairy Show

10 AM Draft Horse - Pony Hitch Class 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Horticulture Judging

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifiact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Moto Cross 

7 PM Harness Racing (Event Sponsor Jacobs Motorsports)

 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM - 8 PM Knox County Cub Scout Fun Day

1 PM Harness Racing

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Go Cart Racing (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM Open Class Sheep Show (Immediately following sheep show Knox County Lamb Cook-Off)

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Rough Truck & Side by Side Racing (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Senior Citizen & Veterans Day

Junior Fair Day

9 AM Draft Horse & Draft Pony Halter Classes

10 AM Senior Citizen Day Event

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Artistic Flower Show

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

3:30 PM - 5 PM Monster Truck Party in the Pits for the Public

4 PM Antique Tractor Parade 

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6:30 PM Demolition Derby, Figure 8 Truck & Bus Races and Monster Truck Rally (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

7 PM Antique Tractor Pull 

 

Friday, July 28, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Open Beef Show

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6 PM KOI Diesel and Gas Dirt Drags (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8 AM - 1 PM Release Time for Still Exhibits 

9 AM Youth Fishing, Archery and Other Actvities

9 AM Open Equine Show

10 AM Youth Games in the Grandstand 

10 AM Open Class Hog Weigh-In

11 AM - 9 PM Ag Museum Open

11 AM Enteries Close for Youth Bicycle Drawing

12 PM Gates Open

12 PM Youth Bicycle Drawing (Must be present to win)

1 PM Terminal Market Hog Show

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Pedal Tractor Pull 

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display Open

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull (pulling on two tracks) (Event Sponsor Hughes Equipment and Driver Sponsor Gene Yarman, Burke Dairy Farm & Beheler Excavating)

Knox County Garden Clubs Horticulture Show (All day)

Knox County Garden Clubs sponsored Horticulture Flower Show at Knox County Fair

Tue. 25 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Knox County Fair (Sat. 22 Jul, 2017 4:00 pm - Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Knox County Fair 2017

 

See schedule below (note some items are subject to change due to scheduling or weather)

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017

FREE DAY!!!!

4 PM - 9 PM AG Museum

6 PM - 10 PM Free Rides

7 PM Harness Racing in the Grandstands

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017

8 AM Worship Service (in the multi-purpose building)

8:30 AM Gates open 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Junior Fair King and Queen Judging 

1 PM Rides Open

2 PM 25th Annual Little Miss Knox County

3 PM Opening Ceremonies

3 PM - 10 PM Indian Artifact Display

3 PM Draft Pony & Horse Pull 

4 PM Open World Brush Pull (Events Sponsor Hughes Equipment)

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Reopen

 

Monday, July 24, 2017

9 AM Grange Exhibit Judging 

9 AM Open Class Dairy Show/Junior Fair Dairy Show

10 AM Draft Horse - Pony Hitch Class 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Horticulture Judging

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifiact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Moto Cross 

7 PM Harness Racing (Event Sponsor Jacobs Motorsports)

 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM - 8 PM Knox County Cub Scout Fun Day

1 PM Harness Racing

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Go Cart Racing (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM Open Class Sheep Show (Immediately following sheep show Knox County Lamb Cook-Off)

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Rough Truck & Side by Side Racing (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Senior Citizen & Veterans Day

Junior Fair Day

9 AM Draft Horse & Draft Pony Halter Classes

10 AM Senior Citizen Day Event

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Artistic Flower Show

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

3:30 PM - 5 PM Monster Truck Party in the Pits for the Public

4 PM Antique Tractor Parade 

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6:30 PM Demolition Derby, Figure 8 Truck & Bus Races and Monster Truck Rally (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

7 PM Antique Tractor Pull 

 

Friday, July 28, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Open Beef Show

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6 PM KOI Diesel and Gas Dirt Drags (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8 AM - 1 PM Release Time for Still Exhibits 

9 AM Youth Fishing, Archery and Other Actvities

9 AM Open Equine Show

10 AM Youth Games in the Grandstand 

10 AM Open Class Hog Weigh-In

11 AM - 9 PM Ag Museum Open

11 AM Enteries Close for Youth Bicycle Drawing

12 PM Gates Open

12 PM Youth Bicycle Drawing (Must be present to win)

1 PM Terminal Market Hog Show

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Pedal Tractor Pull 

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display Open

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull (pulling on two tracks) (Event Sponsor Hughes Equipment and Driver Sponsor Gene Yarman, Burke Dairy Farm & Beheler Excavating)

National Hot Fudge Sundae Day (All day)

Come celebrate National Hot Fudge Sundae Day at Ye Olde Mill with specials all day! 

Knox County Garden Clubs Horticulture Show (All day)

Knox County Garden Clubs sponsored Horticulture Flower Show at Knox County Fair

Fly Fishing Class (Tue. 25 Jul, 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Learn the basics of Fly Fishing, including knots, casting, and leaders.  Learn to read the water, and the best places to fly fish right here in Knox County.  Graham Stokes, professional outfitter, will lead this exciting program.  On Tuesday evenings starting at 6:30pm from July 18th to August 1st.  Call NOW to register: 740-427-5052.  Registration is required.  Payment due by July 14th.  Members: $45 -- Non-Members $60.

Wed. 26 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Knox County Fair (Sat. 22 Jul, 2017 4:00 pm - Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Knox County Fair 2017

 

See schedule below (note some items are subject to change due to scheduling or weather)

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017

FREE DAY!!!!

4 PM - 9 PM AG Museum

6 PM - 10 PM Free Rides

7 PM Harness Racing in the Grandstands

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017

8 AM Worship Service (in the multi-purpose building)

8:30 AM Gates open 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Junior Fair King and Queen Judging 

1 PM Rides Open

2 PM 25th Annual Little Miss Knox County

3 PM Opening Ceremonies

3 PM - 10 PM Indian Artifact Display

3 PM Draft Pony & Horse Pull 

4 PM Open World Brush Pull (Events Sponsor Hughes Equipment)

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Reopen

 

Monday, July 24, 2017

9 AM Grange Exhibit Judging 

9 AM Open Class Dairy Show/Junior Fair Dairy Show

10 AM Draft Horse - Pony Hitch Class 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Horticulture Judging

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifiact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Moto Cross 

7 PM Harness Racing (Event Sponsor Jacobs Motorsports)

 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM - 8 PM Knox County Cub Scout Fun Day

1 PM Harness Racing

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Go Cart Racing (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM Open Class Sheep Show (Immediately following sheep show Knox County Lamb Cook-Off)

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Rough Truck & Side by Side Racing (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Senior Citizen & Veterans Day

Junior Fair Day

9 AM Draft Horse & Draft Pony Halter Classes

10 AM Senior Citizen Day Event

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Artistic Flower Show

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

3:30 PM - 5 PM Monster Truck Party in the Pits for the Public

4 PM Antique Tractor Parade 

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6:30 PM Demolition Derby, Figure 8 Truck & Bus Races and Monster Truck Rally (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

7 PM Antique Tractor Pull 

 

Friday, July 28, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Open Beef Show

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6 PM KOI Diesel and Gas Dirt Drags (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8 AM - 1 PM Release Time for Still Exhibits 

9 AM Youth Fishing, Archery and Other Actvities

9 AM Open Equine Show

10 AM Youth Games in the Grandstand 

10 AM Open Class Hog Weigh-In

11 AM - 9 PM Ag Museum Open

11 AM Enteries Close for Youth Bicycle Drawing

12 PM Gates Open

12 PM Youth Bicycle Drawing (Must be present to win)

1 PM Terminal Market Hog Show

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Pedal Tractor Pull 

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display Open

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull (pulling on two tracks) (Event Sponsor Hughes Equipment and Driver Sponsor Gene Yarman, Burke Dairy Farm & Beheler Excavating)

Knox County Garden Clubs Horticulture Show (All day)

Knox County Garden Clubs sponsored Horticulture Flower Show at Knox County Fair

Plein Air Painters at the BFEC (Wed. 26 Jul, 2017 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Enjoy this opportunity to paint, draw, or sketch with like-minded artists every Wednesday from 5 - 8pm.  Bring your own supplies, including a chair and/or easel, and spend the evening houws painting in a peaceful setting.  The Resource Center will be open for restrooms.  The Wildlife Garden, ponds, and trails, are all available and waiting to be painted.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Fredericktown Saddle Club Fun Shows (Wed. 26 Jul, 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Fredericktown Saddle Club will be hosting its Fun Shows every Wednesday, rain or shine.  Classes include Pee-Wee Barrels, Barrels, Stake and Bend, Flags, Open Egg and Spoon, Open Halter, Showmanship, Walk-Trot, Western Horsemanship, and more! The show starts at 6:30pm, FREE to watch! Entry fee to participate in the classes with awards, trophies, and ribbons given.  More information can be found on the Fredericktown Arena Facebook page, or call 740-485-0584/ 740-398-2879.

Thu. 27 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Knox County Fair (Sat. 22 Jul, 2017 4:00 pm - Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Knox County Fair 2017

 

See schedule below (note some items are subject to change due to scheduling or weather)

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017

FREE DAY!!!!

4 PM - 9 PM AG Museum

6 PM - 10 PM Free Rides

7 PM Harness Racing in the Grandstands

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017

8 AM Worship Service (in the multi-purpose building)

8:30 AM Gates open 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Junior Fair King and Queen Judging 

1 PM Rides Open

2 PM 25th Annual Little Miss Knox County

3 PM Opening Ceremonies

3 PM - 10 PM Indian Artifact Display

3 PM Draft Pony & Horse Pull 

4 PM Open World Brush Pull (Events Sponsor Hughes Equipment)

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Reopen

 

Monday, July 24, 2017

9 AM Grange Exhibit Judging 

9 AM Open Class Dairy Show/Junior Fair Dairy Show

10 AM Draft Horse - Pony Hitch Class 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Horticulture Judging

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifiact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Moto Cross 

7 PM Harness Racing (Event Sponsor Jacobs Motorsports)

 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM - 8 PM Knox County Cub Scout Fun Day

1 PM Harness Racing

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Go Cart Racing (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM Open Class Sheep Show (Immediately following sheep show Knox County Lamb Cook-Off)

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Rough Truck & Side by Side Racing (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Senior Citizen & Veterans Day

Junior Fair Day

9 AM Draft Horse & Draft Pony Halter Classes

10 AM Senior Citizen Day Event

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Artistic Flower Show

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

3:30 PM - 5 PM Monster Truck Party in the Pits for the Public

4 PM Antique Tractor Parade 

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6:30 PM Demolition Derby, Figure 8 Truck & Bus Races and Monster Truck Rally (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

7 PM Antique Tractor Pull 

 

Friday, July 28, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Open Beef Show

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6 PM KOI Diesel and Gas Dirt Drags (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8 AM - 1 PM Release Time for Still Exhibits 

9 AM Youth Fishing, Archery and Other Actvities

9 AM Open Equine Show

10 AM Youth Games in the Grandstand 

10 AM Open Class Hog Weigh-In

11 AM - 9 PM Ag Museum Open

11 AM Enteries Close for Youth Bicycle Drawing

12 PM Gates Open

12 PM Youth Bicycle Drawing (Must be present to win)

1 PM Terminal Market Hog Show

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Pedal Tractor Pull 

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display Open

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull (pulling on two tracks) (Event Sponsor Hughes Equipment and Driver Sponsor Gene Yarman, Burke Dairy Farm & Beheler Excavating)

Knox County Garden Clubs Artistic Show (All day)

Knox County Garden Clubs sponsored Artistic Flower Show at Knox County Fair

Family Program: Insect Mouth Part Mayhem (Thu. 27 Jul, 2017 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm)

Meet at the BFEC Resource Center.  Eek!  Does it bite?!  We share our planet with over 1 million different types of insects.  In spite of this huge variety, insects have only four common ways of chowing down (on us and on their food).  During this program, we will spend some time catching insects and examining their mouthparts.  Join us to discover the world of insects!  No registration necessary.

 

Family Program: Insect Mouth Part Mayhem (Thu. 27 Jul, 2017 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm)

Meet at the BFEC Resource Center.  Eek!  Does it bite?!  We share our planet with over 1 million different types of insects.  In spite of this huge variety, insects have only four common ways of chowing down (on us and on their food).  During this program, we will spend some time catching insects and examining their mouthparts.  Join us to discover the world of insects!  No registration necessary.

 

CHAUTAUQUA - Clara Barton (Thu. 27 Jul, 2017 7:00 pm)

SEPTEMBER 14 – Chris Petee as Clara Barton (Founder of the American Red Cross)

 

Opener - Steve Ball – Civil War and Stephen Foster Music Historian and Players

ELIXIR PRESENTS

 With financial support from the Ariel Foundation:

Chautauqua/Lyceum Series (11th Season)

2017 Schedule

All Productions are on a DONATION BASIS on THURSDAYS at 7 PM at [email protected] (120 S. Main St., Mt. Vernon)

11th season of the only monthly Chautauqua in the United States

Cost of admission – donation basis

 

For more information visit www.elixirpresents.com  or contact Mike Petee at [email protected]  and to be added to gentle reminder email on Sunday before each program or call 740-392-6102.

Fri. 28 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Knox County Fair (Sat. 22 Jul, 2017 4:00 pm - Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Knox County Fair 2017

 

See schedule below (note some items are subject to change due to scheduling or weather)

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017

FREE DAY!!!!

4 PM - 9 PM AG Museum

6 PM - 10 PM Free Rides

7 PM Harness Racing in the Grandstands

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017

8 AM Worship Service (in the multi-purpose building)

8:30 AM Gates open 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Junior Fair King and Queen Judging 

1 PM Rides Open

2 PM 25th Annual Little Miss Knox County

3 PM Opening Ceremonies

3 PM - 10 PM Indian Artifact Display

3 PM Draft Pony & Horse Pull 

4 PM Open World Brush Pull (Events Sponsor Hughes Equipment)

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Reopen

 

Monday, July 24, 2017

9 AM Grange Exhibit Judging 

9 AM Open Class Dairy Show/Junior Fair Dairy Show

10 AM Draft Horse - Pony Hitch Class 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Horticulture Judging

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifiact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Moto Cross 

7 PM Harness Racing (Event Sponsor Jacobs Motorsports)

 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM - 8 PM Knox County Cub Scout Fun Day

1 PM Harness Racing

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Go Cart Racing (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM Open Class Sheep Show (Immediately following sheep show Knox County Lamb Cook-Off)

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Rough Truck & Side by Side Racing (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Senior Citizen & Veterans Day

Junior Fair Day

9 AM Draft Horse & Draft Pony Halter Classes

10 AM Senior Citizen Day Event

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Artistic Flower Show

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

3:30 PM - 5 PM Monster Truck Party in the Pits for the Public

4 PM Antique Tractor Parade 

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6:30 PM Demolition Derby, Figure 8 Truck & Bus Races and Monster Truck Rally (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

7 PM Antique Tractor Pull 

 

Friday, July 28, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Open Beef Show

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6 PM KOI Diesel and Gas Dirt Drags (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8 AM - 1 PM Release Time for Still Exhibits 

9 AM Youth Fishing, Archery and Other Actvities

9 AM Open Equine Show

10 AM Youth Games in the Grandstand 

10 AM Open Class Hog Weigh-In

11 AM - 9 PM Ag Museum Open

11 AM Enteries Close for Youth Bicycle Drawing

12 PM Gates Open

12 PM Youth Bicycle Drawing (Must be present to win)

1 PM Terminal Market Hog Show

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Pedal Tractor Pull 

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display Open

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull (pulling on two tracks) (Event Sponsor Hughes Equipment and Driver Sponsor Gene Yarman, Burke Dairy Farm & Beheler Excavating)

Knox County Garden Clubs Artistic Show (All day)

Knox County Garden Clubs sponsored Artistic Flower Show at Knox County Fair

Sat. 29 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Knox County Fair (Sat. 22 Jul, 2017 4:00 pm - Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Knox County Fair 2017

 

See schedule below (note some items are subject to change due to scheduling or weather)

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017

FREE DAY!!!!

4 PM - 9 PM AG Museum

6 PM - 10 PM Free Rides

7 PM Harness Racing in the Grandstands

 

Sunday, July 23, 2017

8 AM Worship Service (in the multi-purpose building)

8:30 AM Gates open 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Junior Fair King and Queen Judging 

1 PM Rides Open

2 PM 25th Annual Little Miss Knox County

3 PM Opening Ceremonies

3 PM - 10 PM Indian Artifact Display

3 PM Draft Pony & Horse Pull 

4 PM Open World Brush Pull (Events Sponsor Hughes Equipment)

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Reopen

 

Monday, July 24, 2017

9 AM Grange Exhibit Judging 

9 AM Open Class Dairy Show/Junior Fair Dairy Show

10 AM Draft Horse - Pony Hitch Class 

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Horticulture Judging

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifiact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Moto Cross 

7 PM Harness Racing (Event Sponsor Jacobs Motorsports)

 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM - 8 PM Knox County Cub Scout Fun Day

1 PM Harness Racing

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Go Cart Racing (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM Open Class Sheep Show (Immediately following sheep show Knox County Lamb Cook-Off)

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM Rough Truck & Side by Side Racing (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Senior Citizen & Veterans Day

Junior Fair Day

9 AM Draft Horse & Draft Pony Halter Classes

10 AM Senior Citizen Day Event

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Artistic Flower Show

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

3:30 PM - 5 PM Monster Truck Party in the Pits for the Public

4 PM Antique Tractor Parade 

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6:30 PM Demolition Derby, Figure 8 Truck & Bus Races and Monster Truck Rally (Event Sponsor McDonald Logging & Family)

7 PM Antique Tractor Pull 

 

Friday, July 28, 2017

11 AM - 9 PM AG Museum Open

11 AM Open Beef Show

12 PM Gates Open

1 PM Rides Open

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display

5 PM Rides Close

6 PM Rides Open

6 PM KOI Diesel and Gas Dirt Drags (Event Sponsor Trail City 4 x 4)

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8 AM - 1 PM Release Time for Still Exhibits 

9 AM Youth Fishing, Archery and Other Actvities

9 AM Open Equine Show

10 AM Youth Games in the Grandstand 

10 AM Open Class Hog Weigh-In

11 AM - 9 PM Ag Museum Open

11 AM Enteries Close for Youth Bicycle Drawing

12 PM Gates Open

12 PM Youth Bicycle Drawing (Must be present to win)

1 PM Terminal Market Hog Show

1 PM Rides Open

1 PM Pedal Tractor Pull 

3 PM - 9 PM Indian Artifact Display Open

5 PM Rides Close 

6 PM Rides Open

7 PM OSTPA Truck & Tractor Pull (pulling on two tracks) (Event Sponsor Hughes Equipment and Driver Sponsor Gene Yarman, Burke Dairy Farm & Beheler Excavating)

Knox County Garden Clubs Artistic Show (All day)

Knox County Garden Clubs sponsored Artistic Flower Show at Knox County Fair

Artist Reception (Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 2:00 pm)

Meets at BFEC Resource Center.  The BFEC is pleased to host an art exhibition by the Central Ohio Plein Air (COPA) painting group from July 29 through September 22.  The exhibition, titled “Dog Days of Summer:  COPA at the Brown Family Environmental Center” will display approximately 40 original paintings from a variety of local artists.  The paintings will feature the unique and beautiful landscape of the BFEC.  Join us on July 29 to meet the artists and learn about their inspiration.  Refreshments will be provided.   No registration necessary.

 

Moths for Beginners (Sat. 29 Jul, 2017 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm)

Meet at the BFEC Resource Center.  When you see a moth close-up, you’ll discover their hidden beauty including artistic designs fit for a museum painting!  During this program, we’ll use a variety of techniques to attract moths.  As they fly in, we will identify them.  After this experience,  you’ll want to leave your porch light on all night!   No registration necessary.

 

Sun. 30 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

Mon. 31 Jul, 2017

National Ice Cream Month (Sat. 1 Jul, 2017 12:00 am - Mon. 31 Jul, 2017 11:00 pm)

Enjoy the month of July as National Ice Cream Month. We will have specials throughout the month, and free samples of ice cream fresh off the line Monday- Friday from 12pm-3pm. 

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