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Tuesday, July 12, 2016

PHOTOS: Bates County Fair officially underway!

Plenty of talent on stage tonight
Grey skies didn't hamper turnout as the 2016 Bates County Fair kicked off this evening. A stroll around revealed a growing number of entries on display in the Fair Building and plenty to see and do outside, too.

View the full schedule for the week here, and we'll see you at the fair!

Fun and games in the arena
Food and games at the carnival 
A friendly looking boot scraper gets a blue ribbon
A very unique use for spent shotgun shells- would look great in any room!
One of many handmade clothing items on display
BLACK AND WHITE IS JUST RIGHT...some of the photography on display
This little piggy got a blue ribbon
A colorful quilt
Smiles and sweet drinks available
This little girl wasn't ready for the ride to end