Cass County Fair schedule

July 13, 2012 

The 19th annual Cass County Fair is an entertainment tradition. The festival will be July 17-22 in Pleasant Hill. Highlights of the fair include youth livestock shows, a demolition derby, the Southern Fun Carnival, and an Old Time Gospel Music Shown.

Tuesday, July 17

5-7 p.m. 4-H Youth Public Speaking Contest and Demonstrations & Fashion Review

6:45 p.m. Opening ceremony

7 p.m. Motorcross races

Wednesday, July 18

1 p.m. Youth Dairy Show

4-6 p.m. KMZU Radio “The Farm” live remote

5 p.m. Rabbit Show (judging)

8 p.m. ATV Races

Thursday, July 19

7 p.m. Poultry Show

8 p.m. Demolition Derby

8-Midnight Music by “D.J. with Karaoke”

Friday, July 20

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Youth Meat Goat Show

12-9 p.m. Cass County 4-H Exhibits and FFA Exhibits open

1-9 p.m. Home Economics and Horticulture Show

1-9 p.m. Quilt Show

1-9 p.m. Art and Photo Show

5-10 p.m. Depot Park Vendors open

6:30-8:20 p.m. Old Time Gospel Music Show

8 p.m. MRCA/URA Adult Radio

10 p.m. Fireworks

10 p.m.-1 a.m. Ricky Lee Tanner in concert

Saturday, July 21

7-10:30 a.m. Lions Pancake Breakfast

8-9 a.m. Ragtime Piano (Brian Hawkins)

8 a.m. Youth Beef Show

8 a.m. 5K Run at Boardman and Cedar

8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Cass County Bookmobile

9 a.m.-9 p.m. Cass County 4-H Exhibits and FFA Exhibits open

9 a.m.-8 p.m. Depot Park Vendors open

9 a.m. Parade

10 a.m.-9 p.m. Art & Photo Show; Home Economics Show; Horticulture Show; and Quilt Show

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Classic Car, Truck and Hot Rod Show

10 a.m. Pleasant Hill Chamber of Commerce Chair Challenge and Auction

11 a.m. Doug Porter Memorial Firefighters competition

11 a.m. Baby Contest winners announced

11 a.m.-7:45 p.m. Bluegrass and Old Time music festival

1 p.m. Bike Rodeo

4 p.m. Super Farmer competition

8 p.m. MRCA/URA Adult Radio

10 p.m. Fireworks

10 p.m.-1 a.m. Live music by Tate Stevens

Sunday, July 17

1 p.m. Pet Show

2 p.m. Kid’s Pedal Tractor Pull

7 p.m. M.S.T.P.A Truck and Tractor Pull

Junior Livestock Show Schedule

The 2012 Cass County Junior Livestock Show is July 27-August 2 at North Park in Harrisonville.

Friday, July 27

11 a.m. Dairy Goat

1 p.m. Dairy Cattle

Saturday, July 28

9 a.m. Bobby Calf

9:30 a.m. Beef Cattle

Monday, July 30

5 p.m. Dog Show

5 p.m. Rabbit Show

6 p.m. Poultry Show

Tuesday, July 31

6:30 p.m. Boer Goat Show

6:30 p.m. Sheep Show

Wednesday, August 1

6:30 p.m. Swine Show

Thursday, August 2

3:30 p.m. Round Robin Showmanship

5-6:30 p.m. Auction Dinner

6:30 p.m. Jr. Awards/Auction


Citywide fall festivals are coming up. Mark your calendar for the events in your community.

Belton Fall Festival, Friday-Saturday, Sept. 14-15.

Burnt District Festival, Harrisonville, Friday-Saturday, Oct. 5-6.

Freeman Homecoming, Saturday, Sept. 17.

Garden City Fall Festival, Thursday-Sunday, Sept. 27-30.

Peculiar Harvest Moon Festival, Saturday, Oct. 27.

Raymore Festival in the Park, Raymore, Thursday-Sunday, Sept. 20-23.

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