Fair welcomes visitors for 108th year
Wed, 21 Aug 2013 22:21:57 GMT —
Emmet-Charlevoix County Fair has opened its gates and is inviting visitors in for a week full of events
Every year I came to the fair and I always wanted to go to the
t-barn and so I can look at the pigs," Jacob Kerner-Deyoung, 4-H participant said.
ll those years of coming to the fair made
Jacob realize that he wanted to raise a pig.
She's a very playful pig and very nice
so raising her was lots of fun," Kerner-Deyoung said.
o he raised
Madeline, a 300 pound hog, that he will show off in a 4-H competition at the fair. A yearly showcase that allows local kids to compete and gives fair goers the chance to watch.
he farm aspect is just one of many fun things families can experience at the fair.
I like coming out and having lots of fun checking out all the food and riding ride
s," Erik Hosler, fair attendee said.
ames and the thrilling rides are sure to entertain any kid
and at night
, country concerts, monster truck shows, and live auctions make this event fun for all ages.
Everybody needs fair food at least once a year
," Agnes Shaw, Emmet-Charlevoix County Fair Manager said.
For a full list of events, CLICK HERE.