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Schedule of Events

All events take place at the
Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex (link)
2300 North Cameron Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110-9443

Please check back often — This schedule will be updated from time to time
Check in will begin Thursday April 25th, 2019

MAPACA reserves the right to adjust the show schedule to accommodate changes in show size
PLEASE NOTE: ALL END TIMES AND LUNCH BREAKS ARE APPROXIMATE

 Last updated 4/22/19

Thursday April 25, 2019

  • 11:00 am - 6:00 pm Health check begins for all shows
  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm  Fleece Show check in
  • 11:00 am - 6:00 pm Color / Compliance check for all shows
  • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Meet and Greet w/cash bar
  • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm Exhibitors Meeting followed by Judges Color Check

Friday April 26, 2019

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - FREE ADMISSION
  • 8:00 am  Fleece Show Judging
  • 8:00 am to finish Small Breeders Jubilee Halter Classes - Ring 1
  • 9:00 am - 5:30 pm    Gala Halter Show Classes - Ring 2 & 3- starting with Production
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am Alpaca 101 - Seminar Room
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm Walking Fleece Classes - Ring 1
  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Hands on Fiber Demos - Mundo Fibra! (Schedule)
  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Silent Auction
  • 11:00 am Youth Exhibitor meeting for fun classes - Youth Ring
  • 11:00 am - 11:30 pm      Suri Simply Stunning - Seminar Room
  • 12:15 pm Youth Costume Parade
  • 12:30 pm Lunch Break - Youth Costume Class - Ring 4
  • 12:30 pm                         Suri Network Rally - Ringside
  • 1:00 pm AOA Q&A  - Bud Synhorst, Executive Director
  • 1:30 pm to finish Youth Fun Classes - Youth Ring (Schedule)
  • 3:00 pm Mahindra Tractor Seminar - Seminar Room
  • 3:00 pm -  4:00 pm Yoga with the Alpacas - "Alpaca Showga"- Main Hall
  • 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm Pre-Scheduled check-in for Jubilee Show only
  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Happy Hour - cash bar open
  • 5:00 pm  Adult Egg and Spoon following Youth Classes - Youth Ring
  • 6:00 pm Drawing for 1st 50/50

Saturday April 27, 2019

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - FREE ADMISSION
  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm  Show Photographer Open
  • 8:00 am to finish Fleece Show judging
  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Alpaca Shearing
  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Jubilee Halter Classes - Ring 3 & 4
  • 8:15 am Youth Exhibitor Meeting - Youth Ring
  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Performance Judging - Youth Ring (Schedule)
  • 8:30 am  to finish Walking Fleece Classes - Ring 1
  • 9:00 am to finish Gala Halter Classes - Ring 2
  • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Silent Auction
  • 9:00 am -  10:00 am Yoga with the Alpacas  - "Alpaca Showga"- Main Hall
  • 10:00 am Fleece to Shawl demonstration begins - Mundo Fibra
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am  Tips to Improve Your Farm Store Photos - Seminar Room
  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Hands on Fiber Demos -  Mundo Fibra! (Schedule)
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Alternative Income Streams in the Alpaca Industry - Seminar Room
  • 3:00 pm -  4:00 pm Yoga with the Alpacas - "Alpaca Showga"
  • 4:00 pm Happy Hour - cash bar opens
  • 5:15 pm  Dinner seating
  • 5:30 pm Jubilee Dinner is served
  • 6:00 pm MAPACA Live Auction & 2nd 50/50 Drawing

Sunday April 28, 2019

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - FREE ADMISSION
  • 8:00 am to finish Show Photographer Open
  • 8:00 am Shearing begins
  • 8:00 am Jubilee Production Classes -  Ring 3 & 4
  • 8:00 am - 10:00 am  Silent Auction
  • 8:30 am to finish  Performance Judging - Youth Ring (Schedule)
  • 9:00 am  Walking Fleece Awards - Main Arena
  • 9:15 am Jubilee Halter Classes -  Ring 3 & 4
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  Hands on Fiber Demos - Mundo Fibra!(Schedule)