(LE MARS)–Fair weather and opening day activities and events brought an estimated Plymouth County Fair attendance of 15,500.
The opening day number is the highest estimate for opening day since the move to a Wednesday opening, five-day fair began in 2005.
Five years ago, the number of people on the fairgrounds was estimated at 15-thousand. The 2010 estimate is up 500.
Thursday, July 29
(American Bank Day)
7:00 a.m. 4-H & FFA Horse Check-in – Horse Arena
8:00 a.m. 4-H & FFA Horse Show – Horse Arena
8:30 a.m. 4-H & FFA Sheep Show – Covered Arena
9:00 a.m. 4-H Exhibit Building Open
10:00 a.m. Open Class Exhibits Open
12:00 p.m. Blair House Open
1:00 p.m. Midway Rides Open
1:00 p.m. Chain Saw Artist – A.J. Lutter – West
1:00 p.m. Educational Presentations – Century Hall
2:00 p.m. Commercial Exhibit Buildings and Round
4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Lego Booth – Building West of Pioneer
6:00 p.m. 4-H & FFA Dairy Cow Show – Covered Arena
6:30 p.m. Tuff Truck – Grandstand
10:00 p.m. Open Class, 4-H Exhibit Building and Blair
10:00 p.m. Commercial Exhibit Buildings and Round
Pioneer Village stage:
5:00 p.m.Marissa Harvey, Country Vocalist -Sponsored by Linda Mayrose Real Estate & Farmers Coop of Hinton, Akron, Oyens and Le Mars
6:00 p.m.Danika Portz, Female Vocalist – Sponsored by Farmers Savings Bank – Remsen and Channel Bio
7:00 p.m.Marcoux Corner, A Cappella – Sponsored by American Bank, Le Mars
8:00 p.m.Danika Portz, Female Vocalist – Sponsored by Le Mars Agri-Center Inc. & Mr. P’s
9:00 p.m.Marcoux Corner, A Cappella – Sponsored by Remsen Farmers Elevator& Evans Repair
Let’s do some farmin’!