North Texas State Fair & Rodeo Schedule

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•  When: Today through Saturday

•  Where: North Texas State Fairgrounds, 2217 N. Carroll Blvd.

•  Details: Tickets cost $15 for adults, $5 for children. To buy advance tickets, visit www.ntfair.com  and click on “ticket information.”

•  On the Web: www.ntfair.com

 

TODAY

 

10 a.m. — Denton County Farm Bureau Jackpot Jr. Heifer Showmanship, First State Bank Livestock Pavilion

10:15 a.m. — Denton County Farm Bureau Junior TCCA Heifer Show, Livestock Pavilion

1 p.m. — Gates, commercial building and carnival open; Denton Record-Chronicle photo exhibit opens, Fair Hall.

1 to 6 p.m. — Afternoon armband honored at carnival.

2 p.m. — Barbecue cook-off winners announced, Miller Lite Mobile Party Bar; Peterbilt Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

3 p.m. — Roving mariachi band; Darr/JCB Equipment Spirit of the Horse, First United Bank Fun Zone; Little Mister and Miss NTSF Pageants, Fair Hall

3:30 p.m. — CoServ presents the Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

4 p.m. — Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

5 p.m. — Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

6 p.m. — Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone; Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

7 p.m. to close — Evening armband honored at carnival.

7:30 p.m. — PRCA Rodeo and Northstar Bank Rodeo Queen Coronation, Miller Lite Rodeo Arena; Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

8 p.m. — Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone; Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

9:30 p.m. — Emilio Navaira concert, Budweiser Stage

10:30 p.m. — Commercial Exhibit Building closes.

11 p.m. — Gates and carnival close.

 

MONDAY

 

6 p.m. — Gates and carnival open; Denton Record-Chronicle photo exhibit opens, Fair Hall; Commercial Exhibit Building opens; acoustic performance by Brian Burns, Brian Houser, Tommy Alverson and Sonny Burgess, Bud Light Stage

6:30 p.m. — Open Beef Cattle Show, First State Bank Livestock Pavilion; Peterbilt Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

7 p.m. — Little Miss Junior and Junior Miss NTSF Pageants, Fair Hall; CoServ presents the Great American Duck Race, First United Bank Fun Zone

7:30 p.m. — Ranch Rodeo, Miller Lite Rodeo Arena; Darr/JCB Equipment Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

8:30 p.m. — Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

9 p.m. — Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

9:30 p.m. — Jason Meadows concert, Budweiser Stage

10:30 pm — Commercial Exhibit Building closes.

11 p.m. — Acoustic performance by Brian Burns, Brian Houser, Tommy Alverson and Sonny Burgess, Bud Light Stage

 

TUESDAY

 

6 p.m. — Gates, Commercial Exhibit Building and carnival open; Denton Record-Chronicle photo exhibit opens, Fair Hall; acoustic performance by Ryan Ready, Cody Chance and Austin Cunningham, Bud Light Stage

6:30 p.m. — Mutton Bustin’ presented by Weldon’s Western Wear, First State Bank Livestock Pavilion; Peterbilt Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

7 p.m. to midnight — Carnival armbands honored at carnival.

7 p.m. — Miss Teen and Miss NTSF pageants, Fair Hall; CoServ presents the Great American Duck Race, First United Bank Fun Zone

7:30 p.m. — 21 & Under Rodeo, Miller Lite Rodeo Arena; Darr/JCB Equipment Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

8:30 p.m. — Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

9 p.m. — Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

9:30 p.m. — Max Stalling concert, Budweiser Stage

10:30 p.m. — Commercial Exhibit Building closes.

11 p.m. — Acoustic performance by Ryan Ready, Cody Chance and Austin Cunningham, Bud Light Stage

Midnight — Gates and carnival close.

 

WEDNESDAY

 

6 p.m. — Gates, Commercial Exhibit Building and carnival open; Denton Record-Chronicle photo exhibit opens, Fair Hall; Mutton Bustin’ presented Weldon’s Western Wear, First State Bank Livestock Pavilion; performance by George Dunham and the Bird Dogs, Bud Light Stage

6:30 p.m. — Peterbilt Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

7 p.m. — CoServ presents the Great American Duck Race, First United Bank Fun Zone

7:30 p.m. — 21 & Under Rodeo, Miller Lite Rodeo Arena; Darr/JCB Equipment Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

8 p.m. — Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

8:30 p.m. — Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

9 p.m. — Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

9:30 p.m. — The Turnpike Troubadours concert, Budweiser Stage

10:30 p.m. — Commercial Exhibit Building closes.

11 p.m. — Performance by George Dunham and the Bird Dogs, Bud Light Stage

Midnight — Gates and carnival close.

 

THURSDAY

 

6 p.m. — Gates, Commercial Exhibit Building and carnival open; Denton Record-Chronicle photo exhibit opens, Fair Hall; Livestock Judging Contest, First State Bank Livestock Pavilion; performance by Luke Kaufman, Bud Light Stage

6:30 p.m. — Peterbilt Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

7 p.m. — CoServ presents the Great American Duck Race, First United Bank Fun Zone

7:30 p.m. — Mutton Bustin’ presented by Weldon’s Western Wear, First State Bank Livestock Pavilion; Miller Lite Bull Blow-Out and North Texas State Fair Cowboy Protection Match, Miller Lite Rodeo Arena; Darr/JCB Equipment Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

8 p.m. — Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

8:30 p.m. — Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

9 p.m. — Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

9:30 p.m. — Josh Abbott Band concert, Budweiser Stage

10:30 p.m. — Commercial Exhibit Building closes.

11 p.m. — Performance by Luke Kaufman, Bud Light Stage

Midnight — Gates and carnival close.

 

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