4 pages have the tag County Fairs

    /news/columns/2014/county-fairs-competition-critters-and-community/
    Summary: It’s county fair-time.
    Body: “I haven’t seen you in at least 20 years,” the rural Ettrick women exclaimed as she shook the older man’s hand. “Catching up with friends is a great part of the county fair,” she leaned over and told me.   It’s county fair-time. Walking through...
    /news/columns/2015/county-fairs-time-for-creativity-and-critters-friends-and-family/
    Summary: County fairs have a deep tradition in our state. Thousands of families, FFA members, 4-Hers and other youth poured their time, energy, talent and creativity into projects exhibited at Wisconsin’s many county fairs.
    Body: “We were working on a peach pie at 11:00 pm last night,” a 4-H mom whispered. “We were working on brownies at 2:00 am,” said another mom who overhead the conversation. We were outside the 4-H food judging at the Pepin County Fair. You could have...
    /news/columns/2016/our-county-fair-is-a-celebration-of-how-we-all-work-together/
    Summary: “The Demolition Derby is ON!” a fair organizer told folks in the commercial building. “We have a three or four hour window in the weather and we are going to run the show.” Cars and trucks lined up for two miles waiting to get to the show.
    Body: Our County Fair is a Celebration of How We All Work Together “The Demolition Derby is ON!” a fair organizer told folks in the commercial building. “We have a three or four hour window in the weather and we are going to run the show.” Cars and tru...
    /news/columns/2017/conversations-at-the-county-fairs/
    Summary: I love county fairs. I love the sights, sounds, smells and the tastes of the fair. Moreover, I love all the people. Adorable little kids wander around with snow cones. Grandparents catch up on family news. Hardworking 4-Hers show cattle, cakes and...
    Body: Conversations at the County Fairs I love county fairs. I love the sights, sounds, smells and the tastes of the fair. Moreover, I love all the people. Adorable little kids wander around with snow cones. Grandparents catch up on family news. Hardwo...