Jefferson County readies county fair
Don't miss the Fair Parade at 10 a.m. on Saturday; two nights of action-packed rodeos at 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Western dance at 9 p.m., Saturday, and Talent Show Wednesday and Thursday nights.
Headlining this year's entertainment is country and Western star Josh Turner, who will perform at 9 p.m., Friday, July 28. His concert is free with your admission ticket to the fair.
Ever wanted to bungee jump or go for a spin on a Segway vehicle? Now's your chance, since fair activity booths will feature those two items plus much more.
Horse, Dog fairs this week
Due to arena use, the Horse Fair and 4-H Dog Show will be held this week at the fairgrounds. Friday, July 21, showmanship, jumping, English equitation, dressage and other horse skills will begin around 9 a.m., in the main arena.
On Saturday, July 22, horse events start at 9 a.m., featuring trail riding, bareback and Western equitation. In the Dog Show, which is at 9 a.m., Thursday and Friday, July 20-22, 4-Hers will put their canines through the paces before a judge. These events are free and spectators are encouraged to come.