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Program / Schedule

The 2019 schedule is here!

ON THE GROUNDS

THURSDAY
1pm – 6pm  Come and visit Clinton Gray’s Magic Booth!
1pm – 9pm   Mall & Halls open
3pm – Midnight Madness Til Midnight, Wristbands are $40 + entry to Fair

FRIDAY
TBA   FREE! Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides
10am – 9pm  Mall & Halls open
11am – 6pm  Come and visit Clinton Gray’s Magic Booth!
12pm    Midway Rides open
1pm   Antique Tractor Parade

SATURDAY
TBA   FREE! Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides
10am – 9pm  Mall & Halls open
11am – 6pm  Come and visit Clinton Gray’s Magic Booth!
12pm    Midway Rides open
1pm   Antique Tractor Parade

SUNDAY
TBA   FREE! Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides
10am – 5pm  Mall & Halls open
11am – 5pm  Come and visit Clinton Gray’s Magic Booth!
12pm – 5pm   Kids Day at the Midway! Unlimited rides for $30 + entry to Fair

CLAUDE DOHLER STAGE

THURSDAY
7pm   Theresa Michelle Mohr
8pm   THE INFIRMARY
9pm   ARRIVAL: Canada’s Tribute to ABBA

FRIDAY
11am   Keith Cummings
12pm   Celtic Clover
1pm   Comedy Magician Clinton Gray
2pm   Poison Girl
3pm   Horn
4pm   Max McLaughlin
5pm   Dinner Break
7pm   Reckless Mountain
8pm   APPALOOSA
9pm   KENNY HESS

SATURDAY
10am   Colin Maskell Quartet
11am   Valley Youth Fiddlers
12pm   Whisky Rose
1pm   C’est La Vie
2pm   4H Auction – stage closed
4:15pm  Backroads Home
5:15pm  The Ungers
6:15pm  Dinner Break
7:30pm  KESIA NAGATA
8:30pm  MARK PERRY & NORTHWEST
10:00pm  THEE NIGHT BAMM


SUNDAY
11am   Sunday Service
12pm   Cor & Gary van der Meulen
1pm   Six Feet Over
2pm   Stage closed for Rodeo

LIVESTOCK AREA

THURSDAY
9am – 10:30am Poultry, Rabbits & Guinea Pigs Check-in – Poultry Barn
9am – 11am  Swine Weigh-in
9am – 12pm  4H Beef Weigh-in
1pm – 2pm  Open Cavy, Rabbit & Poultry Judging – Poultry Barn
1pm – 3pm  Sheep Weigh-in
6pm – 8pm  Open Beef Weigh-in

FRIDAY
9am – 11am  4H Beef Show – Beef Ring
9am – 11am  4H Sheep Show – Sheep Ring
11am   Milking Demo – Dairy Ring
1pm – 5pm  Open Sheep Show – Sheep Ring
1pm – 5pm   Junior Beef & Open Beef Show – Beef Ring
2pm – 5pm  4H Swine Show followed by Open Swine Show – Swine Ring
4pm   Milking Demo – Dairy Ring

SATURDAY
9am – 11am  Open Beef Show continues – Beef Ring
11am   Milking Demo – Dairy Ring
11am – 1pm  Open Dairy Show – Dairy Ring
2pm – 4pm  4H AUCTION SHOW
4pm   Milking Demo – Dairy Ring
SUNDAY
10am   Jackpot Yearling Heifer
10:30am  Jackpot Bull Calf
11am   Junior Fitting Class
12pm – 2pm  4H Dog Project
3pm – 4pm  4H Awards

KIDS’ AREA

THURSDAY
1pm   Uncle Chris the Clown roving
2pm   THE PET PARADE!
2:30pm  The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
3pm   Comedy Hour! With Magician Clinton Gray and Uncle Chris the Clown
4pm   The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
5pm   Uncle Chris the Clown roving
5:30pm  Last chance at the Petting Zoo for the day!

FRIDAY
10am   Uncle Chris the Clown’s booth opens!
10:30am  Uncle Chris the Clown Stage Show
11am   The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
12pm   Zucchini racecar building workshop starts
12:30pm  The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
1pm   Pop Up Puppet Company
1:30pm  Uncle Chris the Clown roving
2pm   ZUCCHINI RACES!
2:30pm  The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
3pm   Comedy Hour! With Magician Clinton Gray and Uncle Chris the Clown
4pm   The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
5pm   Last chance at the Petting Zoo for today!

SATURDAY
10am   Uncle Chris the Clown’s booth opens!
10:30am  Uncle Chris the Clown roving
11am   The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
11:30am  Uncle Chris the Clown stage show
12:30pm  The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
1pm   HERITAGE RACES!
1:30pm  Comedy Hour! With Magician Clinton Gray and Uncle Chris the Clown
2:30pm  The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
3pm   Pop Up Puppet Company
3:30pm  Uncle Chris the Clown roving
4pm   The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
4:30pm  Clinton Gray the Magician stage show
5pm   Last chance at the Petting Zoo for today!

SUNDAY
10am   Uncle Chris the Clown’s booth opens!
10:30am  Uncle Chris the Clown stage show
11am   The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show
12pm   DRESSUP FASHION SHOW!
12:30pm  The Canine Stars Sunt Dog Show
1pm   HERITAGE RACES!
1:30pm  Clinton Gray the Magician stage show
2pm   KIDS DOG SHOW!
2:30pm  Uncle Chris the Clown roving
4pm   Last chance at the Petting Zoo for today!

LOGGERS’ SPORTS AREA

FRIDAY
12pm   Loggers’ Sports Office opens for event registration
3pm   Friday Fun Events

SATURDAY
9am   Loggers’ Sports Office opens
10am   Competitors, judges and volunteers meet
10:15am – 11:15am Kids’ Events
11:30am – 5pm Novice, Intermediate, Open and Ladies Events

RODEO ARENA

THURSDAY
5:30pm  Opening Ceremonies
6pm   CPRA Bareback Bonanza!

FRIDAY
12pm   Draft Horse Halter Classes
5pm   BCRA Rodeo

SATURDAY
9am    Draft Horse Show – Wagon & Cart Classes, Log Skidding, Single Horse Pull
5pm   BCRA Rodeo
9pm   Rodeo Dance (at Civic Centre, by ticket only, 19+)

SUNDAY
8:30am Draft Horse Show – Teamster Competition, Team Driving, Registered Mares Wagon Classes, Unicorn Hitch, 4 & 6 Horse Hitch, Chore Team Fun Class
12pm BC Championship Pull
2pm  BRC Bullarama!

INDOOR RIDING ARENA

THURSDAY
11am – 2pm Trainer of the North Demonstration with Severin Pederson
3:30pm Todd Bailey Saddle-fitting Demonstration

FRIDAY
12pm – 3pm Trainer of the North Demonstration with Severin Pederson
3:30pm Todd Bailey Western Riding Demonstration

SATURDAY
11am – 2pm Trainer of the North Demonstration with Severin Pederson
2:30pm Specialty Riding

SUNDAY
9:30am BVX Reining
10:30am APHA, ApHC, ApHCC Reining

DRIVING RING

SATURDAY
9:30am – 5pm Driving Classes, Horses and Ponies

DRESSAGE RING

THURSDAY
8:30am – 5pm Dressage Day 1 – Walk Trot, Training Level & 1st Level

FRIDAY
8:30am – 3pm Dressage Day 2 – Pony, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & FEI Level, Western Dressage (following FEI Freestyle)

MAIN RING

THURSDAY
10am – 5pm APHA, ApHC & ApHCC Halter Classes, followed by other Halter Classes
1:30pm Specialty Halter Classes
3pm Showmanship (following Specialty Halter)

FRIDAY
9:30am APHA, ApHC & ApHCC Hunter Under Saddle
1:30pm BVX Western (following HUS & Equitation classes)

SATURDAY
9:30am APHA, ApHC & ApHCC Trail
11am BVX Trail (following Breed Trail)
3:30pm BVX Wild Trail Challenge

SUNDAY
9:30am Gymkhana
3pm Awards Ceremony

HUNTER/JUMPER RING

THURSDAY
4:30pm In-Hand Trail (following Showmanship – Main Ring)

FRIDAY
1:30pm – 5pm BVX English

SATURDAY
9pm – 5pm Hunter Classes

SUNDAY
9am – 12:30pm Jumper Classes

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BVX News

Saturday Night - Main Stage August 24th, 2019

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