BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Sunny skies for fair today

NORWAY – Sunshine is in the forecast for today’s Dickinson County Fair, with a free country music concert in the grandstands tonight.

The fair runs through Monday at the fairgrounds on U.S. 8.

General admission is $3 per person per day, except on Monday, when general admission drops to $1. Children under age five enter free.

Tonight’s concert featuring Hot Rod Express and Runaway Train begins at 6 p.m. and ends at 11 p.m. There will also be a 50/50 drawing.

Temperatures are expected to reach about 79 degrees today. The National Weather Service predicts a chance of thundershowers tonight and Sunday.

The outlook for Monday is partly cloudy and cooler.

Today’s Youth Day events at the fair include:

– Pony and horse pull weigh-in at 8:30 a.m.

– Open horse show at 9 a.m.

– Kids’ Building Workshop at the exhibition building from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

– Carnival rides from 11 a.m. to close.

– BMX at 11 a.m., 3 p.m., and 5 p.m.

– Pony pull at 11 a.m., immediately followed by the open draft horse pulls. Admission is $5 for anyone age six and up.

– Dairy judging at 11 a.m.

– Live music from Paula D at the Wally Bouchey pavilion from noon to 6 p.m.

– American Legion Post 50 bingo from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.

– Circus Boy at 1 p.m., 3 p.m., and 6 p.m.

– Horseshoe pitch singles and doubles at 1 p.m.

– Cooking contest at 1 p.m.

– 4-H buyers meet and greet from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

– Youth livestock auction at 6 p.m.

Sunday is Race Day. Events include:

– Youth horse show at 9 a.m.

– Carnival rides from 11 a.m. to close.

– BMX at 11 a.m., 3 p.m., and 5 p.m.

– Live music from Paula D at the Wally Bouchey pavilion from noon to 6 p.m.

– American Legion Post 50 bingo from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.

– Annual Fair Fun Dog Show at 1 p.m.

– Circus Boy at 1 p.m., 3 p.m., and 6 p.m.

– Horse speed events at 2 p.m.

– Cooking contest from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

– Labor Day Race sponsored by the Dickinson County Race Association at 6 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children.

Monday is Senior Day. Events include:

– Truck and tractor pull weigh-in at 8 a.m.

– Dickinson County 4-H Council fun horse show registration at 8 a.m.

– Dickinson County 4-H Council fun horse show at 9 a.m.

– Cooking contest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

– Tractor pull at 10 a.m. Admission is $5 for anyone age six and up.

– Carnival rides from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. ($1 per ride special).

– Live music from Paula D at the Wally Bouchey pavilion from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

– American Legion Post 50 bingo from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

– Truck pull at 1 p.m. Admission is $5 for anyone ages six and up.

– Circus Boy at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

– BMX at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.

– All exhibits released at 5 p.m.