Approved by the
NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Member - N.C. Association of Agricultural Fairs
Member - The International Association of Fairs and Exhibitions
“OVER $60,000 OFFERED IN PREMIUMS”
|Iredell County Fairgrounds
630 N Main Street
Troutman, NC 28166
IREDELL COUNTY COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE
|Iredell Agricultural Resource Center
444 Bristol Drive
Statesville, NC 28677
|Our mailing address is:|
|Post Office Box 311
Statesville, NC 28687
|The Iredell County Extension Staff is as follows:|
|Nancy Keith, County Extension Director|
|Laura Elmore, Extension Agent, Agriculture|
|Ann Simmons, Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences|
|Kay Bridges, Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development|
|Kelly Pierce, 4-H Program Associate|
|Matt Lenhardt, Extension Agent, Horticulture|
|Jane Duncan, County Extension Administrative Assistant|
|Stephanie Watts, County Extension Program Specialist|
ACCEPTANCE OF ENTRIES
8.) If gate receipts do not justify payment of premiums offered, premiums will be reduced pro rata.
9.) Entries will be accepted up to the capacity of the accommodations only.
10.) If only one entry is made in a class, second prize will be awarded, unless the judges unanimously agree it is worthy of blue ribbon award and prize.
11.) Entries are listed by Department, then Class and then by Lot Number.
12.) Only one premium per exhibitor per class will be paid.
13.) When all space has been assigned entries will be declined.
14.) Club displays should be entered on Monday, August 28th, by 5pm..
15.) Departments will be open to accept exhibits Tuesday August 29 and Wednesday, August 30 from 3PM till 8 PM Bring your entries early and avoid the rush. Poultry Department Entries, Thursday, August 31 from 8 to 11am. Rabbit Department Entries, Tuesday, Sept. 5 from 4 to 7pm.
16.) No grouping of clubs will be permitted to combine their efforts to put on a single exhibit. Each club competing for prize or expense money must put on individual exhibits under their own name.
17.) There will be a nominal power charge to each commercial exhibitor using more than allotted power. (anything other than the electric lights) Vendor Application
18.) Any person at the Fair for pleasure or for business does so at their own risk.
19.) Exhibitors or others bringing property of any kind upon the Fair Grounds, either as a exhibitors or otherwise, do so at their risk; the Kiwanis Club of Statesville, Inc., shall not be liable for loss or damage to such property from any cause whatsoever; and no such liability shall be created or presumed from any supervisor over exhibits exercised by the association or any of its employees. Every reasonable effort will be made by the officers of the Kiwanis Club of Statesville, Inc. and those in charge to protect the property or exhibition from loss or damage.
20.) The distribution of handbills or other advertisement and solicitation is strictly prohibited on grounds except by permission of the Kiwanis Club of Statesville, Inc.
21.) All articles for entry must be made within the year unless otherwise stated.
22.) The single system is the policy of the Fair and in every case the judge will be selected with the utmost care and as far as possible will be of State reputation.
23.) The decision of the judges will be final unless a written protest is handed to the Fair Manager, who will promptly bring it before the Executive Committee.
24.) Any exhibitor attempting to interfere with the judges during their deliberations or who publicly expresses disapproval on the Fairgrounds, of the decision of the judges shall be guilty of conduct unbecoming an exhibitor, and shall forfeit the premium and be excluded from further competition.
25.) No money will be paid on anything exhibited not listed in the catalog nor more than one entry per class per exhibitor. Judges are requested not to place ribbons on anything not listed in this book.
RELEASE OF ENTRIES
26.) Exhibitors must claim their property at the close of the Fair, but no exhibit shall be removed or disarranged prior to Sunday after close of Fair, nor without delivering the proper coupon to the Superintendent.
27.) Exhibitors must call for property between 2 - 5 PM on Sunday, September 10, after close of Fair, entries not claimed will be disposed of by Fair officials.