LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Thousands of East Texas youth finally got to show off their months of hard work at the 67th Angelina County Fair.
It's where livestock, cooking skills and arts & crafts meet.
Things kicked off Tuesday morning with the forestry competition.Throughout the week kids will showcase some of their best live stock.
All of their hard work will pay off literally, because on Saturday 12 scholarships will be given out.
"Some of the best kids in Angelina County are going to participate in the Angelina County fair," Cary Sims, the County Extension Agent for Agriculture & Natural Resources said. "We have over 1,100 entrees from Angelina county youth, in everything from livestock to home economics."
The youth fair will have different competitions until Saturday.
Here is a complete list of events.
TUESDAY, February 23th
9:00 A.M. Forestry Competition – Hudson Forestry Service
9:00 A.M. Judging – Cakes - SE
9 - 10:00 A.M. Check-in of Market Rabbit & Breeding Rabbit - MA
10:00 A.M. Market & Breeding Rabbit Show followed by Showmanship – MA
1:00 P.M. Judging – Desserts/Cheesecakes - SE
5:30 P.M. Broiler Sift - MA
6:00 P.M. Broiler Show – MA
WEDNESDAY, February 24th
9:00 A.M. Judging – Cookies – SE
12:00 Noon Judging – Pies - SE
2:00 P.M. Judging – Breads - SE
2 - 7:00 P.M. Check In: Arts & Crafts – MA (upstairs)
5 - 7:00 P.M. Check In: Hogs, Goats, Lambs, Ag Mech, Horses and Commercial Heifer Record books
THURSDAY, February 25th
9:00 A.M. Ag Mechanics Show - MA
10:00 A.M. Market Goat Show - MA
2:00 P.M. Market Lamb Show - MA
4:00 P.M. Junior Horse Show – MA
5:30 - 7:30 P.M. Check in: Steers, Commercial Heifers & Beef Heifers
6:30 P.M. Stick Horse Rodeo – MA
8:00 P.M. Horseless Roping - MA
FRIDAY, February 26th
8:00 A.M. Market Hog Show - HB
9:00 A.M. Judging - Arts & Crafts - MA (upstairs)
9:00 A.M. Commercial Heifer Show – HB
2:00 P.M. Beef Heifer Show - MA
4:30 P.M. Beef Showmanship - MA
5:00 P.M. Market Steer Show - MA
7 - 9:00 P.M. Check in: TCCA Beef Heifers – Barn 4
8 - 11:00 P.M. Exhibitor Barn Bash
Saturday, February 27th
6 - 8:00 A.M. Check in: TCCA Heifers – MA
8 - 10:00 A.M. Check out: Ag Mech, Arts & Crafts & all non-sale Items
9:00 A.M. TCCA Heifer Show - MA
11:00 A.M. Pee Wee Show (Goats, Lambs, Hogs, Rabbits) - HB
10 - 2:00 P.M. BBQ Cook-off – West Parking Lot
3:00 P.M. Awards Program - MA
4:00 P.M. Auction – MA
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