The Blue Mountain eagle. (John Day, Or.) 1972-current, June 28, 2017, Page PAGE 13, Image 33

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This Fair Is For You!
FAIR BOARD: Donna Palmer - Chair, JC Oliver, M.T. Anderson,
Lucas Moore - Vice Chair, John Girvin and Shanna Northway
Dear Friends,
Welcome to the 108th Grant County Fair.
fair board and the fair staff have been working hard
to bring the best fair possible to the community,
and we have great things lined up for you. During
the week, you can enjoy the Old Time Fiddlers, JD
K9 Kings, hypnotist and magic acts. Wednesday
is free day, thanks to all our wonderful sponsors,
with team branding and dog trials in the outdoor
arena. Thursday, come down and take in all the
amazing talent our community has to offer as they
compete in the outdoor arena. Friday will be an
exciting night with our 2nd annual concert with
Melissa Mickelson opening for Ned LeDoux. We
promise you won’t be disappointed. Saturday is
action- packed, starting with the Grant County Fair
Parade at 10 a.m., followed by the Wear Pink 4-H/
FFA auction to bring awareness to breast cancer,
and nail biting Freestyle Bull Fighting. Finish the
RODEO BOARD: Bryan Martin, Jim Hampsher,
Trever Hampsher, Larry and Debra Lizotte
night off with the not to be missed after party,
featuring Nate Botsford performing on the main
stage. Please, make sure and see all the 4-H/FFA
members’ hard work in the Pavilion and the show
barns. We’re proud to have these kids as a huge
part of the Grant County Fair. Also in the Pavilion
and barns you’ll find friendly competition in our
open class departments. We hope you enjoy our
grounds and entertainment as you make great
memories. The Grant County Fair Board and Staff
would like to thank all businesses and individuals
for their generous donations to the 2017 Grant
County Fair. A special thank you also goes to
all the leaders, members, parents, committee
members, superintendents, the Grant County Road
Department, the County Court and employees and
many others who provide assistance in so many ways.
We couldn’t make this happen without all of you!
-Mindy Winegar, Fair Manager
FAIR STAFF: Andy Reyes, Fair assistant;
Mindy Winegar, Fair Manager and
Dusty Williams, Fair Maintenance