August 23, 2013
The Jackson County Fair is being planned for Sept. 4-7. This year’s theme is “Grow it-N-Show It at the Jackson County Fair”.
Aside from the showing of animals and class entries, this year’s events will include a tractor driving contest, Youth Farm Hand Olympics, children’s tours and games, collie demonstrations, turtle races, a turkey calling contest, weiner dog races, a tractor pedal pull contest, pet show, hypnotist, and the Beautiful Baby Contest.
Also at the fair will be a petting zoo, farmers market, special appearances by Miss Altus and Miss Altus Outstanding Teen, and displays from the Sheriff’s Department and Fire Department.
For more information on each event, as well as a complete list of class entries for judging, see the special insert in the Tuesday edition of the Altus Times.