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Riverside County Fair and
    National Date Festival 2017 Schedule

February 17 - 26, 2017

    Daily Schedule - Riverside County Fair

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Time ______ Event _______ Location

10:00 am. - Gates Open
10:00 - Hedrick’s Petting Zoo and Baby Barn - Livestock
10:30 - Hedrick’s Racing Pigs - Pig Arena
11:00 - Hedrick’s Camel and Ostrich Races - Grandstand Arena
11:00 - Riverside County Fair Amateur Vocal Contest - Family Fun Stage
(Age Categories 8 and under and 9-12)



11:00 - Battle of the Bands - Magic Carpet Stage
11:00 - Godfrey Comedy Magic Show - Genie Stage
11:30 - Jest In Time Circus - Grounds
12:00 - The Marvelous Mutts - Shalimar Lawn
12:30 - Hedrick’s Racing Pigs - Pig Arena

12:30 - Captain Jack Spareribs, Magic, Juggling, Ventriloquism - Pirate Ship Stage
2:00 - Amateur Date Recipe Contest - Taj Mahal
2:00 - The Marvelous Mutts - Shalimar Lawn
2:00 - Godfrey Comedy Magic Show - Genie Stage
2:00 - Carrillo Choir (After School Kids) - Family Fun Stage

2:30 - Jules Physical Comedy - Grounds
3:30 - Captain Jack Spareribs, Magic, Juggling, Ventriloquism - Pirate Ship Stage
3:30 - Jest In Time Circus - Grounds
4:00 - Hedrick’s Racing Pigs - Pig Arena
4:00 - The Marvelous Mutts - Shalimar Lawn



4:30 - Jules Physical Comedy - Grandstand
5:00 - Humpz and Hornz Bull Riding featuring Mexican Specialty Acts - Grandstand Arena
5:00 - Sol Del Desierto (Ballet Folklorico) - Magic Carpet Stage
5:00 - Godfrey Comedy Magic Show - Genie Stage
5:30 - Hedrick’s Racing Pigs - Pig Arena
6:00 - Salute to America - Pageant Stage
(With a special token of appreciation for all Unites States Veterans who attend)

6:00 - Jest In Time Circus - Family Fun Stage
6:00 - Captain Jack Spareribs, Magic, Juggling, Ventriloquism - Pirate Ship Stage
6:15 - Nightly Musical Pageant - Pageant Stage
6:30 - Suzy Haner Hypnosis Show - Magic Carpet Stage

7:00 - Karaoke sign-ups - Genie Stage
7:30 - Eli Young Band - Fantasy Springs Concert Pavilion
8:00 - Karaoke with Freddie Prez - Genie Stage
8:30 - Suzy Haner Hypnosis Show - Magic Carpet Stage



Fantasy Springs Concert Pavilion and Grandstand Events - Seating is Limited. First-Come, First-Served

Daily On Grounds:
Lanky the Clown, Jules Physical Comedy, Hilby the German Juggle Boy, Din Din Walk-around character.

The Rawhide Express “Trackless Train” - grounds: 10:00 am, 12:00 pm and 2:00 - 5:00 pm

Crafts and Hobbies Building:
  • Spinners and Weavers Demo -10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Quilters Demo 11:00 am - 6:00 pm;

Coachella Valley Model Railroaders Train Club Demo (building train cars, weathering, tree making technique) 11:00 am - Noon and 3:00 - 4:00 pm

Junior Building: Magical World of Science 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Kids’ Peddle Tractor Pulls 11:30 am, 2:30 pm, 5:00 pm
Hedrick’s Petting Zoo and Baby Barn – 10:00 am - 8:00 pm




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