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2018 Kenosha County Fair Sheep Show results

The 2018 Kenosha County Fair Sheep Show was held Wednesday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Here are the results of judging: Grand Champion Single — Lauren Christensen. Reserve Champion Single — Carolann Bradley. Grand Champion Pen — Carolann Bradley. Reserve Champion Pen — Kendall Krumm. Grand Champion Showman — Matthew Knapp. Champion Senior Showman — […]

Last look at 2018 Kenosha County Fair (PHOTOS)

We have covered many things going on at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair since last Wednesday. There still were many things we could not get to. We will try to hit some of those events next year. Following are some miscellaneous photos that we did not have a place to put in our other coverage. […]

First Shirley Daniels Sewing Memorial awarded at 2018 Kenosha County Fair

The Kenosha County 4-H Sewing Project awarded its new Shirley Daniels Sewing Memorial Award at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair. Mirari Mueller, of the E.A.R.T.H Adventurers 4-H Club, was the first awardee. The award is named for Shirley Daniels, a longtime leader in local 4-H. Daniels was a general leader of the Brighton Explorers 4-H […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Fish Casting Contest merit awards

Here are the Fish Casting Contest merit awards given at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair: Carly Corelli, Bristol Strivers, Sportsmanship. Abby Sweatman, Brighton Bombers/Explorers, Sportsmanship. Aiden Michewicz, Bristol Strivers, Sportsmanship. Dylan Oberembt, Bristol Strivers, Sportsmanship. Share12 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 12

2018 Kenosha County Fair Small Animal Auction coverage

The 2018 Kenosha County Fair Small Animal Auction took place Sunday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. At this event, young exhibitors who have worked with their poultry and/or rabbits all year get a chance to have that work pay off. Chickens, ducks, turkeys, geese and rabbits are sold at this auction, Here are some more […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Junior Gymkhana Horse and Pony Show coverage (PHOTOS)

The Junior Gymkhana Horse and Pony Show at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair was held Sunday morning at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. This is one of two horse shows held at the fair this year. The Junior Fair Horse & Pony Show was held Friday morning. In gymkana, the riders and horses compete in a set of […]

2018 Daily Kenosha County Fair Preview: Sunday’s schedule for the 2018 Kenosha County Fair

Here is the schedule for Wednesday at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair : Hours 8 a.m.- 7 p.m. Midway Open Noon – 7 p.m. Wristband Special:  Noon – 7 p.m. $25. 9 a.m. — Junior Gymkhana Horse and Pony Show 1 p.m. — Small Animal Livestock Auction – Show & Sale Arena 1 p.m. — Derby Icons […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Pie Auction coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The 2018 Kenosha County Fair Pie Auction was held Saturday night at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. In this event people bid on baskets or other items assembled to raise money for the building fund. Under the right circumstances, rivals can drive the bids quite high. For example, here is video of the initial bidding on the […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Large Animal Auction coverage (PHOTOS)

The Large Animal Auction was held Saturday at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair in the sale and show arena at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. This is the event where the hard work put in all year from youth exhibitors pays off as their steers, swine, sheep and goats are sold at this auction. Buyers compete […]

2018 Kenosha County Junior Fair rabbit show results

The 2018 Kenosha County Junior Fair rabbit show was held Friday at the Fairgrounds in Wilmot. Here are the results of judging: Share2 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 2

2018 Kenosha County Fair poultry Show results

The 2018 Kenosha County Junior Fair poultry show was held Thursday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Here are the results: Share10 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 10

New Discovery Barnyard at 2018 Kenosha County Fair (PHOTOS)

The Discovery Barnyard has a new location at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair in Wilmot. This child favorite attraction is now located at the south end of the fairgrounds across from the Commercial Building. Rest rooms also are conveniently located nearby. In recent years, bingo was held in the building. For many years before that […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Beef Show results

Here are the results of the 2018 Kenosha County Fair Junior Fair Beef show, which took place Thursday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot (Photos we took at the show available here): Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

2018 Kenosha County Fair Pedal Tractor Pull results

Pedal tractor pulls were held at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair on Thursday and Friday. Pedal tractor pull is like the larger, noisier kind found in the grandstand, except with kids on  a pedal power tractor. Here are the results from both days: Thursday 5 – 6 year old –– 1st – Cohen Winkle; 2nd – Cash […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Hay Bale Throwing Contest coverage

The 2018 Kenosha County Fair Hay Bale Throwing Contest took place Friday evening in the Show and Sale Arena at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. The event is organized and run by the Slades Corners Lucky Clovers 4-H Club. In this contest, people are grouped by age and gender. They get two attempts to see how […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Dairy Futurity coverage (PHOTOS)

The Kenosha County Dairy Futurity contest was held at the fairgrounds in Wilmot Friday afternoon. In this contest, youngsters still too young to show in the Junior Fair Dairy Show are able to wear a costume and decorate a calf with a theme promoting dairy. They then take the calf around the show ring. This […]

2018 Daily Kenosha County Fair Preview: Saturday’s schedule for the 2018 Kenosha County Fair

Here is the schedule for Saturday at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair : Hours: 8 a.m. -Midnight Midway Open: Noon-11 p.m. Wristband Specials:  Noon to 5 p.m. $20; or Noon-11 p.m. $25. 9 a.m. — Garden Tractor Pull – Parking Lot 10 a.m.-6 p.m.  — Haribo at Main Gate distributing samples Noon — Amateur Home Brew Competition Results […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Combine Demo Derby coverage (VIDEO)

In what has become a Thursday night tradition, combine demolition derby was held at the Kenosha County Fair on the Wilmot Raceway track. This event features vehicles more typically used for harvesting group for a contest of survival of the fittest — in last machine still running wins. Here is some video of the event […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Children’s Parade coverage (PHOTOS)

The 2018 Kenosha County Fair Children’s Parade took place Friday morning at the fairground in Wilmot. In this traditional highlight of Friday at the fair, children 14 and under depict various themes such as “book character” or “farm life.” There are 26 categories in all. The top participants in each category are awarded ribbons and […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Rabbit Show coverage (PHOTOS)

The Kenosha County Fair Rabbit Show took place Friday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. We expect to have results of judging later. Check back. Here are some more photos of the event: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

2018 Kenosha County Junior Fair swine show results

Here are the results of the 2018 Kenosha County Junior Fair swine show, held Wednesday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot: Grand champion market hog — Carrie Weis. Reserve champion market hog — Jordyn Schultz. Champion duroc — Paige Armbruster. Champion Chester white — Aaron Denko. Champion Poland China — Naomi Pogue. Champion spot — Brent […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Goat Show coverage

The 2018 Kenosha County Fair Goat Show took place Thursday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. Results from judging were: Supreme Champion Dairy Goat: Vanessa Laforge Supreme Senior Dairy Doe: Vanessa Laforge Reserve Champion Senior Dairy Doe: Bryleigh Ellis Champion Junior Dairy Doe: Vanessa Laforge Reserve Champion Junior Dairy Doe: Valerie Lapke Champion Senior Alpine: Vanessa Laforge Champion Senior […]

2018 Kenosha County Dairy Show coverage (PHOTOS)

The 2018 Kenosha County Junior Fair Dairy Show was held Friday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. A six-year-old Holstein show by Carrie Weis was named Supreme Champion. We expect to have results of judging later. Check back. Here are some more photos: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

2018 Daily Kenosha County Fair Preview: Friday’s schedule for the 2018 Kenosha County Fair

Here is the schedule for Friday at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair: Hours 8 a.m.- Midnight Midway Open Noon-11 p.m. 1 ticket off each ride Noon-5 p.m. Wristband Specials:  Noon-5 p.m. $15, or Noon-11 p.m. $25. 8 a.m. — Junior Fair Rabbit Show followed by Open Class Rabbit Show – north of Rabbit Building 8 a.m. — Junior […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Junior Talent Show coverage (VIDEO)

The Kenosha County Fair Junior Talent Show took place Wednesday at the Fairgrounds in Wilmot. Children in youth and teen categories showed off their performing talents. Participants performed on the Creekside Stage. Three cash prizes were awarded for each division, with first prize being $100. Here is a sampling of some of the acts: Share4 Tweet […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Poultry Show coverage (PHOTOS)

The 2018 Kenosha County Fair Poultry Show took place Thursday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. The show includes chickens, ducks and turkeys. We expect to have results from the show later. Check back. Here are some more photos from the show: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

2018 Kenosha County Fair Education Building Best of the Best

Here is the list of the 2018 Kenosha County Fair Education Building Best of the Best: 4K — Champion: Sierra McAlister (Lakewood); Reserve Champion: Brantley Hangebrauck (Westosha Head Start). 5K — Champion: Cooper Orwig (Salem); Reserve Champion: Kaleb Knapp (Salem). 1st Grade — Champion: Kenden Kruzan (Wheatland); Reserve Champion: Kaila Keiser (Salem). 2nd Grade — […]

2018 Kenosha County Fair Merit Awards winners

Here is a list of the 2018 Kenosha County Junior Fair Merit Award Winners: Share206 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 206

2018 Kenosha County Junior Fair Beef Show coverage (PHOTOS)

The 2018 Kenosha County Fair Beef Show took place Thursday at the fairgrounds in Wilmot. A steer shown by Zach Bacle was named grand champion. A steer show by Katie Walkington was named reserve champion. We expect to have more results of judging later. Check back. Here are some more photos from the beef show: […]

2018 Daily Kenosha County Fair Preview: Thursday’s schedule for the 2018 Kenosha County Fair

Here is the schedule for Thursday at the 2018 Kenosha County Fair : Hours 8 a.m. – Midnight Midway Open 1 p.m. – 11 p.m. Wristband Special 1-10 p.m. – $25. 8 a.m. — Junior Fair Poultry Show – east of Poultry Building 9 a.m. — Open Class Foods Judging – Open Class Building 10 a.m. […]

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