ON-THE-GROUNDS ATTRACTIONS

Joe's Old Fashioned Fun Carnival

Joe's Old Fashioned Fun Carnival

Tuesday, July 25: 4 to 10 p.m.
Wednesday, July 26: 4 to 10 p.m.
Thursday, July 27: 4 to 10 p.m.
Friday, July 28: Noon to 10 p.m.
Saturday, July 29: Noon to 10 p.m.

$15 Wristband Days: Wednesday and Thursday

Down on the Farm Barnyard

Down on the Farm Barnyard

Open Daily 10-8 p.m.

Sponsors include; AGSTAR, New Fashion Pork, Jackson Sports, Pietz Farms, Extended Ag Services

Kid's Tractor Pedal Pull

Kid's Tractor Pedal Pull

Tuesday, July 25 at 6:30 in the Fair Village.  Trophies for 1-3rd place in the age groups of 4 thru 11.  Registration starts at 5:00 p.m.

Sponsored by; American Legion-Lakefield, Schraders Computer Services, Svoboda Excavating, CFS

United Barrel Racers Association

United Barrel Racers Association

A first at the Jackson County Fair in 2014, the United Barrel Racers Association is coming back in 2017!
Ready to watch some fast-paced barrel racing in the horse arena on Tuesday, July 25, at the 2017 Jackson County Fair? The arena will open for warm-ups at 5 p.m., with exhibition runs starting at 6 p.m. and the first class of racing to begin at 7.   Sponsored by the Jackson Saddle Club and the Jackson County Fair Association.   Check out the Jackson Barrel Racing Series - MN Facebook page  for more information.

Kids and Canvas Painting Event

Kids and Canvas Painting Event

Kids ages 9 to 14 are invited to come to the Jackson County Fair on Tuesday, July 25, from 6 to 7:15 p.m. and join together to create and install a beautiful painted stained-glass art display. Cost is $10. Preregister online at www.michelleweberstudio.com or arrive early. Space is limited. Call Michelle Weber at (507) 530-4037 for details.

Acoustic Smoke

Acoustic Smoke

Wednesday, July 26: 3, 5 and 7 p.m.
Fair Village

This activity is funded in part with a grant from the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council, made possible by the voters of Minnesota, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

The Paul Stewart Show

The Paul Stewart Show

Wednesday, July 26: 8 p.m.
The Garden
Featuring '50s and '60s country, rock and blues.

Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting

Thursday, July 27: 5 to 7 p.m.
Saturday, July 29: 5 to 7 p.m.
The Garden
Hosted by Round Lake Vineyards and Winery.

Mitch Gordon & The Unleaded Band

Mitch Gordon & The Unleaded Band

Thursday, July 27: 8 p.m. to midnight
The Garden
Sponsored by Kozy Heat

Market Place Handmade Items

<strong>Market Place Handmade Items</strong>

Friday & Saturday July 28-29th, 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Arts & Craft Handmade Goods Up-Cycled Goods

Market Place Handmade Items

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Local artisans are invited to feature handmade items at the new Jackson County Fair Market Place, which will run from noon to 7 p.m. Friday, July 28, and Saturday, July 29. Click on the image at left for more information and to register.

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Memorial Tractor Parade &
Wayne Schneekloth Classic Car Cruise In Show

Memorial Tractor Parade &amp;<br>Wayne Schneekloth Classic Car Cruise In Show

Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Parade is at 1:00 p.m.
Classic Car Show Sponsored by; Wayne Schneekloth Family, Full Tilt, Complete Insurance Services, T-Care, Osteberg Funeral Home

2nd Annual Jackson County Food 4 Kids Celebrity Hog Show

Saturday, July 29
Olson Pavilion
2 p.m.

All ages are invited to watch the second a
nnual Jackson County Food 4 Kids Celebrity Hog Show. In this entertaining event, local businesses develop a costume idea for the pig and for themselves. The participant and the pig will then compete in a drive that will be judged. The businesses take part in this event as a fundraiser for Jackson County Food 4 Kids, which provides food packs for food insecure elementary students in Jackson County during weekends and breaks throughout the school year.

Ranch Rodeo

Ranch Rodeo

Looking to see some exciting real working horses and riders?
Be sure to attend the Ranch Rodeo on Saturday, July 29, starting at noon and watch teams of four riders team sort, doctor, trailer load, team pen and sort and pen at the horse arena.
For more information and registration, check out www.birchcouleearena.com.

Saddle Club Horse Show

Saddle Club Horse Show

The Jackson Saddle Club will host its Southwest Trail Riders Association-sanctioned horse show on Sunday, July 23, starting at 9 a.m. sharp.