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Kenosha County Fair 2015 antique farm machinery display coverage (PHOTOS)

The antique farm machinery exhibit at the Kenosha County Fair gave viewers a peek into farm life long ago. Some of the machinery on display included: Old-fashioned pitcher pump to draw water. Rope maker, with which you could make you own sample to take home. Old tractors, including John Deere, Allis Chalmers and Farmall models. Here are some […]

Education Building Best of the Best for Kenosha County Fair 2015

The Education Building at the Kenosha County fair is a showcase of work from school children in Kenosha County. Each year, some are chosen for the Best of the Best honor. Here’s 2015’s Best of the Best list:

2015 Kenosha County Fair garden tractor pull coverage (PHOTO & VIDEO)

Garden tractors — the pulling kind not the mowing kind — competed at the Kenosha County Fair Saturday morning. The garden tractor pull is a lot like the more heavy duty version held in the grandstand earlier in the week, just with a scaled down sled and smaller machines. These specially modified tractors compete not in which lawn looks […]

2015 Kenosha County Fair small animal auction

Junior fair exhibitors in poultry and rabbits had their chance Sunday afternoon to make all of their hard work through the year with their animals pay off at the Kenosha County Fair small animal auction. The auction took place in the show/auction barn on the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Here are some more photos from the auction:

2015 Kenosha County Fair pie auction coverage (PHOTOS)

Baked goods, quilts, chainsaw cravings and other assorted goods were sold to the highest bidder for a good cause at the Kenosha County Fair’s annual pie auction Saturday night. The money raised in this fun event, which takes place in the show barn, goes to the fair’s building fund. Sometimes friendly bidding wars break out to […]

Daily Celebration: Schedule for Sunday at the Kenosha County Fair

Here’s the schedule for Sunday at the 2015 Kenosha County Fair: 4-H Horse Fun Show 8 a.m. Horse Shoe Pitching Contest 1:30 p.m. Firefighter water fights 1:30 p.m. Small animal auction 1:30 p.m. Derby Icons Demolition Derby 1:30 p.m.& 5 p.m. 1 to 3 p.m., Burro Creek at the Miller Lite Creek Side Stage. Class of ’62 from […]

2015 Kenosha County Fair pedal tractor pull coverage (VIDEO)

The big tractors in the truck and tractor pull at the Kenosha County Fair might have a lot of horsepower, but the participants in the pedal tractor pull use strictly muscle power. The pedal tractor pull is an annual feature of Thursday and Friday at the fair. In this competition the tractor is pedal powered and the competitors […]

2015 Kenosha County Fair talent show

There was music a plenty on display in the Kenosha County Fair talent show. The show was held Thursday evening at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Here is a video sample of a few of the acts: Here are the winners: Youth: First, Lily E. Backs; second, Kenna Plfueger; third, Lillian, Julian, Angel, Angel Jazymn. Teen: First, Asia Booker; 2nd/ 3rd tie, […]

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair rabbit show results

The 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair rabbit show was held Friday at the Fairgrounds in Wilmot. Here are the results of judging:

2015 Kenosha County Fair large animal auction coverage (PHOTOS)

The 2015 Kenosha County Fair large animal auction took place Saturday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. This event is the culmination of a year’s worth of hard work by young people in the Beef, Pork and Sheep projects. The animals they showed in the fair this week are sold to the highest bidder. Here are some […]

2015 Merit Awards for fishing announced for fair

The following merit awards were given for the fishing project at the 2015 Kenosha County Fair: Colten Winch, Slades Corners Lucky Clovers, casting contest. Kyle Blume, Brighton Bombers/Explorers, casting contest.

Dairy farms recognized at 2015 Kenosha County Fair

Kenosha County’s dairy farmers were recognized during the Kenosha County Junior Fair dairy show Friday afternoon. Rachael Crane, Kenosha County Dairy ambassador, introduced representatives of each dairy farm to the crowd. After that, the farm families were treated to lunch at the Dairy Promotions building. Here’s some video and photos of the ceremony:

Daily Celebration: Saturday’s schedule for Kenosha County Fair

Here is the schedule for Saturday at the Kenosha County Fair: 4-H English Horse  8:00 AM. 9 a.m. Garden Tractor Pull. Livestock Auction 1:00 PM. Pie Auction 8:00 PM. IRA Outlaw Sprints 6:00 PM. Additional $5 along with fair admission. 8 p.m. to midnight, Bella Cain at the Miller Lite Creek Side Stage.  

2015 Kenosha County Fair Children’s Parade

The 2015 Kenosha County Fair Children’s Parade took place Friday morning. Participants dress in costumes representing different themes. After covering a route around the south end of the fairgrounds and through the Commercial Building, participants are given a bag of goodies. A top entry is selected for each category. Here are some more photos:

2015 Kenosha County Fair Dairy Futurity (PHOTOS)

The Kenosha County Junior Fair Dairy Show futurity show took place today at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. In the futurity show, youngsters too young to show their own dairy cows in other classes dress up a calf and themselves in a themed presentation promoting milk and/or milk products. The result is always cute. Chase Lois, with his Uncle […]

2015 Kenosha County Fair Junior Fair Poultry Show results

The 2015 Kenosha County Fair Junior Fair poultry show was held Friday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Here are the results of the judging:

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair dairy results

Here are the results of the 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair dairy show, held Friday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot:

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair rabbit show coverage (PHOTOS)

The 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair rabbit show took place Friday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. We expect to have results from the show later. Check back! Meanwhile here are some photos from the show:

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair beef show results

The 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair beef show was held Thursday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Following are results of the judging (Photos from the show are here in a previous post):

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair sheep champions

The 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair sheep show was held Wednesday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Here is a list of the champions from the judging:

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair dairy show coverage (PHOTOS)

The 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair dairy show took place Friday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. A senior 2-year-old shown by Chase Warren was named supreme champion. Reserve champion was a 5-year-old Holstein also shown by Chase Warren. We are expecting to have more judging results later. Check back! In the meantime, here are some more […]

Daily Celebration: Kenosha County Fair Friday schedule

Here is Friday’s schedule for the Kenosha County Fair: Jr. Western Horse Show, 8 a.m. Jr. Fair Rabbits-Open Class After 8 a.m. Jr. Fair Dairy-Open Class After 9 a.m. Pedal Tractor Pull registration 10 a.m. Children’s Parade 10:30 a.m. Special Pedal Pull, 13-16 yr olds, 11 a.m. Pedal Tractor Pull 11:30 a.m. Open Class flower arrangements 1 p.m. Tea with the […]

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair Merit Award Winners

Here is a list of the 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair Merit Award Winners:

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair swine results

Here are the results of the 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair swine show, held Wednesday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot: Grand champion market hog — Morgan Rau. Reserve champion market hog — Tucker Matrisch. Champion duroc — Morgan Rau. Champion Chester white — Jenna Sheen. Champion Poland China — Kyle Blume. Champion spot — Nicole […]

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair poultry show

The 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair poultry show was held Thursday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. We expect to have results of the judging to post later. Meanwhile here are a few photos of the judging:

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair goat show coverage (PHOTOS)

The 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair goat show took place Thursday morning at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Here are a few photos from the event:

2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair beef show coverage (PHOTOS)

The 2015 Kenosha County Junior Fair beef show was held Thursday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Selected as grand champion steer was an animal shown by Chase Warren. Selected as reserve grand champion steer was an animal shown by Wylie Jackson. We will have more results later. Check back. Meanwhile, here are some more photos:

Daily Celebration: Thursday’s schedule for Kenosha County Fair

Here is Thursday’s Kenosha County Fair schedule: Jr. Fair Poultry 8 a.m. Open Class Foods 9 a.m. Jr. Fair Beef 10 a.m. Open Class Beef Follows Jr. Fair Beef, 10 a.m. Open Class Cultural Arts 9:30 a.m. Junior & Open Class Goats 10 a.m. Scavenger hunt ages 12 and under 10 a.m. Pedal Tractor Pull registration 10 a.m. Pedal Pull […]

Lauren Feltner is 2015 Kenosha County Fairest of the Fair

Lauren Feltner was named 2015 Kenosha County Fairest of the Fair. The crowning took place Wednesday evening at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. 2014 Fairest Kristin Blume performed the honors. The other members of the fairest court will be Miranda Bird and Bailey Slater. The court and fairest selections were made after two rounds of judging, which […]

2015 Kenosha County Fair Open Class judging

Open class judging in many classes took place Wednesday at the Kenosha County Fair in Wilmot. Some of the categories judged today were: Clothing, knitting and crocheting, home furnishings, flowers and plants, vegetables and photography. Open class is for individuals who do not participate in junior fair. The judging may have taken place today, but the exhibits will […]

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