“Celebrate Agriculture this Weekend at Local Events”

— Written By Janine Rywak and last updated by

The annual youth livestock show and ag fair are scheduled for this Friday and Saturday, September 26 and 27. Both will be held at new locations with a change in times.

Starting on Thursday, fair entries will be received at the Cooperative Extension Center on McLaurin Street from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Judging will take place on Friday.

The weekend’s festivities kick off at 6:00 p.m. on Friday at Circle G Arena in Lilesville with the 4-H Youth Livestock Show.

Friday’s schedule includes:

Pee Wee Goat Show Weigh-In, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Pee Wee Goat Show, 5:45 p.m.

Youth Goat Show Weigh-In, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

4-H Youth Goat Show, 6:00 p.m.

Saturday will include:

Pee Wee Heifer Show Check-In, 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Pee Wee Heifer Show, 9:45 a.m.

Youth Heifer Show Check-In, 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

4-H Youth Heifer Show, 10:00 a.m.

4-H Youth Dairy Heifer Show, immediately following the Heifer Show

Lamb Weigh-In, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

4-H Youth Lamb Show, Immediately Following Dairy Show

Food will be offered in the concession area at Circle G by the Eager Beavers 4-H Club. They will be serving hot dogs, drinks and snacks.

Ag Fair viewing will be at the Extension Center in Wadesboro from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Celebrate Anson Agriculture t-shirts are on sale now for youth and adult sizes, $6 and $8, and will be on sale during the fair at the Extension office.

Come out and enjoy the fun this weekend. Celebrate agriculture in Anson!