Today at the Malheur County Fair and Rodeo

A cow is led into the auction at the 109th Malheur County fair. (The Enterprise/file photo)

ONTARIO — It’s play day at the Malheur County Fair! Today’s admission is $5 for all ages and all buildings open to the public at 10 a.m.

Wednesday – Play Day

Animal Showing

8 a.m. – Exhibitor meeting

8:30 a.m. – 4-H/FFA Open Western Pleasure, Western Equitation

8:30 a.m. – 4-H/FFA Swine Showmanship, Open Class (Swine Arena)

8:30 a.m. – 4-H/FFA Dairy Showmanship, 4-H/FFA Dairy Breed Classes, Open Class (Dairy Arena)

9 a.m. – Cloverbud Small Animal Show (Small Animal Barn)

11:30 a.m. – Flower Judging (Red Barn)

12 p.m. – 4-H/FFA Meat Goat Showmanship Classes, Market Goat Classes (Girvin Hall)

1 p.m. – 4-H/FFA Beef Breed Classes (Beef Arena)

2 p.m. – 4-H/FFA Market Lamb Classes, Breed Classes (Girvin Hall)

5 p.m. – Malheur County Commercial Market Steer Class (Beef Arena)


7 a.m. – Tri-County Chamber Breakfast

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

6 p.m. – Sip & Dip with Kacie Recla Shaffer and refreshments by Second & Vine Bistro

6 to 9 p.m. — Pansy the Clown

6 to 10 p.m. – Funtime Carnival Dollar Day Rides

6:30 p.m. – 1st Annual Malheur County Fair Little Buckaroo Contest

7 p.m. – Malheur County Team Roping 

Weather: Mainly sunny skies with an expected high of 101° and light, variable winds