Today at the Malheur County Fair and Rodeo

A young fairgoer leads a cow through the Malheur County Fairgrounds. (The Enterprise/file photo)

ONTARIO — The fair kicks off today with family day! Admission is $3 for all ages at the gate and the fairgrounds are open to the public at 2 p.m.

Tuesday – Family Day

Animal Showing

8 a.m. – Exhibitor meeting

8:30 a.m. – 4-H/FFA Open Horse Showmanship, Harness Class Bareback Equitation, 4-H Ground Training

9 a.m. – FFA Crops & Shop Project Judging

9 a.m. – Open class Red Barn Exhibits Judging

9 a.m. – 4-H static exhibits judged, Red Barn

2 p.m. – Buildings open to the public


2 to 3 p.m. – Hands on Soil Experience

2 to 10 p.m. – Kids Safety Education with the Ontario Volunteer Fire Department

6 p.m. – Gem State Cloggers

6 p.m. – Natural Horse Training Seminar with Mike Thiel

7 p.m. – EhCapa Riders

Weather: Expected high of 99° with 4 mph winds and 28% humidity