County Fair begins Sept. 6

The 109th Lincoln County Fair, set for Sept. 6-14, once again promises fun for the whole family with music, bull riding, the demolition derby and the always-popular harness races.

It's Fair Time

Concerts by Gretchen Wilson and Colt Ford highlight this year’s entertainment.

Admission is 7 for ages six and up. Under six are admitted free of charge. A season pass is $35. Parking inside the Fairgrounds is $5.

Admission on the first Saturday night of the Fair is $20 and includes admission, the concert and ride armband, while admission on the second Saturday night is $10 and includes admission and the concert.

Grandstand attractions for the week kick off Saturday, Sept. 7, with music by Kohlwater at 7 p.m., Craig Campbell at 8 p.m. and country music’s Gretchen Wilson at 9 p.m.

Quarter horse, pony and mule races get underway on Sunday, Sept. 8, at 1:30 p.m., with the “Challenge of the Super Bulls” bull riding set for Monday, Sept. 9, at 7 p.m.

Evening harness races are set for Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m., and Thursday, Sept. 12, at 7 p.m. Daytime harness racing is at 2 p.m., each day from Tuesday, Sept. 10, through Friday, Sept. 13, and at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14.

Lincoln County Fair Opening Day

The Demolition Derby is set for Wednesday, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m. The sanctioned truck and tractor pull is Friday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m.

The Fair culminates with a night of country music entertainment on Saturday, Sept. 14, beginning with 4 Miles Gone at 7 p.m., Payton Taylor at 8 p.m. and Colt Ford, who drew a huge crowd during his last Fair appearance here, at 9 p.m.

Following is a day-by-day listing of events:

Sept. 7

Open (1 p.m.) until close $20 admission, includes armband, concert and admission to the fair; 13th Annual Barbeque Cook-Off; Kohlwater, Lincoln County band; Craig Campbell, country music singer; Gretchen Wilson, country music singer.

Sept. 8

Gate Admission $7; Armband Day, all you can ride for $20 from 1 p.m. until 5:30 p.m.; Quarter Horse Races, Pony Races, & Mule Races; Draft Horse & Mule Show. 

Sept. 9

Dairy Cattle Showmanship Class & Show; Market Hog and Swine Show; and Challenge of the Super Bulls Bull Riding.

Sept. 10

Gate Admission $7, and 62 years and older, $2; Senior Citizens Day; Antique Tractor Exhibit; Commercial Heifer, Hereford, Polled Hereford & Simmental Showmanship Class and Shows; Rabbit Show; Harness Racing, 2 and 7 p.m. 

Sept. 11

Gate Admission $7; Harness Races, 2 p.m.; Demolition Derby, 7 p.m.

Sept. 12

Gate Admission $7; Poultry Show and Sale; Shorthorn & Other Breeds Showmanship Class and Shows; LCF Sponsors Night, all you can ride, $15 withcoupon, $20 without coupon; Harness Racing, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Sept. 13

Gate Admission $10; Sheep Show; Red Angus & Aberdeen Angus Showmanship Class and Shows; Sanctioned Truck and Tractor Pull, 7 p.m.

Sept. 14

Gate Admission $10, includes fair and concert; Armband Day, all you can ride for $20 from 1 until 5:30 p.m.; 4-H Sheep Fun Class, Wool on Parade, Clover Style Show, Fun with Fashion, 4-H Make- It- With-Wool; Harness Races, 1 p.m.; Antique Tractor Presentation; Miniture Horse Giveaway; 4 Miles Gone, Lincoln County band; Payton Taylor, country music singer; and Colt Ford, country music singer.

For more information about this year’s Fair, call 433-1234 or visit www.lincolncountyfairinfo.com.

Posted on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 11:20 am