Iron County Fair opens today


Staff Writer

IRON RIVER – The Iron County Fair starts today at the Iron County Fairgrounds in Iron River.

Parking costs $5 and walk-in admission costs $1.

Special events today include an all-day arts and crafts sale, a $75 kids’ coin scramble at 6 p.m., and the award presentations for the Friend of the Fair and Miss Iron County Fair Queen at 7 p.m.

Activities throughout the weekend include the 4-H market livestock auction at 6 p.m. on Friday, Sick Air shows at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Friday, a demolition derby at 6 p.m. on Saturday, and tractor and truck pulls at 11 a.m. on Sunday.

Carnival rides, live music, and various food vendors will also be available all weekend.

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