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Cindy Bourassa (left) and Brittany Kelm enjoyed one of the rides Thursday at the
Cindy Bourassa (left) and Brittany Kelm enjoyed one of the rides Thursday at the

County Fair Schedule - Aug. 6

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Brainerd MN 506 James St. / PO Box 974 56401


Kid’s Day

Special activities from 11 a.m. on to include, free stuffed animal give-a-way, dig for nickels, veggie derby, bike give-a-way, antique tractor parade hosted by the Brainerd Tractor Club and the Central Minnesota Two Cylinder Club and more.


8 a.m., WSCA open horse show, Horse Arena.

9-11 a.m., state show packets available and questions answered, 4-H Building.

10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Kids Kountry open.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Home Depot workshop for kids, Bingo Building.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m., final coloring contest (exhibitors guide) entries accepted, Administration Building.

10 a.m. to 10 p.m., all exhibits open.

10:30 a.m., dig for nickels, Mills Free Stage.

11 a.m., 4-H premier showmanship contest, Livestock Arena.

Noon, Midway Open.

Noon, antique tractor parade, through the fairgrounds.

1 p.m., livestock interviews, 4-H Building.

1-6 p.m., free stuffed animal drawings throughout the day, Information Building.

1:30, Veggie Derby, Mills Free Stage.

2 p.m., barn tours, meet at Poultry Building.

2 p.m., 4-H cloverbud exploring farm animals, Livestock Arena.

2:30 p.m., Minnow Races, Mills Free Stage.

2:30-9 p.m., play bingo, Bingo Building.

3-4 p.m., 4-H dog exhibition, Mills Free Stage.

4:30-6:30 p.m., Ray’s Promenader’s (square dancing), Mills Free Stage.

6-9 p.m., premium checks, Information Booth.

7-10 p.m., Kevin Anthony and the Twin City Playboys (variety), Mills Free Stage.

7 p.m., “Dirt Kickin’ Wicked Good” bull riding, Grandstand.