Grant County Fair promises days of entertainment
The longest party of the Grant County summer returns next week with a schedule of events that mixes music with magic and sound from Aug. 15-19.
Magician Louie Fox will have three daily shows during the course of the fair. He has performed in shows like America’s Got Talent, and has been honored with Best Stage Magician in Minnesota award from the American Society of Magicians.
The tractor pull competition will also occur daily, with three chances for children to become the star of the show. It is free for children ages or older.
Musical comedian Eric Haines and hypnotist Jerry Harris will perform at the fair. Showtimes were not listed.
Atlas Robotics, a show of life-size interactive robots, will return to the fair to interact with children of all ages.
In addition a slew of musicians will stand on stage at the Grant County Fairgrounds, with Dance FX Showcase performing Aug. 15 and 17 from 5:30-6:30 p.m., fiddle player Rocklyn Road performing Aug. 15 at 7 p.m., country musician Jesse Leigh performing Aug. 15 at 8:30 p.m., country singer Chad Bushnell performing at the same time, and indie rock band Thief of Hearts performing Aug. 16 at 7 p.m.
In addition to Thief of Hearts, Lions Ambition, a seven-member Seattle-based band perrforms at 8:30 p.m. San Francisco-based Lake City Blues performs Aug. 17 at 7 p.m., and country music band Nash Brothers performs Aug. 17 at 8:30 p.m.
On Aug. 18, Desert Highway Band performs at 7 p.m., with Dime Store Prophets following at 8:30 p.m. Nationally-acclaimed mariachi program Mariachi Huenachi performs Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. with Mexican band Los Canarios de Michoacan performing at 8:30 p.m.
To learn more about the Grant County Fair, visit www.gcfairgrounds.com.
By Post-Register staff