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School Closings, Delays & Cancellations

CLOSINGS, DELAYS & CANCELLATIONS
These are for:  Friday, February 24, 2017

Schools CLOSED

Alma Center-Humbird-Merrillan
Augusta
Bangor
Black River Falls
Blair-Taylor
Caledonia
Cashton
Cochrane-Fountain City
Coulee Region Christian
Eleva-Strum
Fall Creek
Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau
Gilmanton
Greenwood
Houston
La Crescent-Hokah
La Crescent Montessori
Loyal
Marshfield - Public and Private
Mauston
Melrose-Mindoro
Mondovi
Necedah
Norwalk-Ontario-Wilton
Onalaska Luther
Osseo-Fairchild
Owen-Withee
Pepin
Pittsville
Queen of the Apostles, Tomah
Southeact Technical, Winona Campus
Sparta
St. John's Lutheran, Sparta
St. Mary's University, Winona
St. Paul's Lutheran, Bangor
St. Paul's Lutheran, Tomah
Thorp
Tomah
Tomah Baptist Academy
West Salem
Westby
Whitehall
Winona

Schools DELAYED Two-Hours:
Viroqua

Other Cancellations:
Black River Child Care Center - CLOSING AT 12:30 PM
Boys and Girls Club Black River Falls - CLOSED
Lutheran Social Services - The Connection and A Place for You - CLOSED
H & R Block - Black River Falls and Neillsville Offices - CLOSED
Ho-Chunk Nation Government and Health Offices - CLOSED
Fundraiser for Kathleen Clemons and Cancer Awareness Event RESCHEDULED to Monday, 2/27
Black River Area Chamber of Commerce - CLOSED
Storytime at BRF Public Library-CANCELLED

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Jackson County Fair

  • Written by Tony Hart
  • Published in Community

157th Jackson County Fair

August 3 - 7, 2016

Jackson County Fair Park

Black River Falls, WI

Check out the Jackson County Fair's website here
Check out the 2016 Jackson County Fair Book here

Gate Admission:
Adult - Season Button: $8.00 - Daily: $3.00
Children 8-13 - Daily: $2.00

Huge Carnival by
Wenzel Amazement Shows

Click here for Carnival Specials - EVERYDAY!

Beverages and music in the Beer Garden
See below for music schedule

Throughout the Fair: See the Vietnam War Memorial "Paper Wall."  
A tribute to the 1,244 Wisconsin service men and women (KIA or MIS) on display in the Lunda Arena

Tuesday, August 2nd
6:00pm: Miss Jackson County Coronation, Lunda Theatre

Wednesday, August 3rd
9:00am: Dog Obedience/Showmanship/Agility Show, Animal Arena
4:00pm: Food Show
7:00pm: Local Truck and Tractor Pull, Grandstand

Thursday, August 4th
11:00am: Judging Begins
5:30pm: Pie Eating Contest, Outside Stage
6:00pm: Special Needs Rodeo, Grandstand

7:00pm: Rice's Bull Riding and Barrel Racing, Grandstand
Rodeo Tickets - $10.00 in advance ($12.00 day of show)
Buy advance tickets at: Any Bank, Credit Union,
Fair Board Member, 4-Seasons Quick Stop

8:00pm: Music in the Beer Garden - Midnight Entertainment

Friday, August 5th
8:30am: Judging Begins
1:30: Livestock Ultra Sound Demo

7:00pm: Lawn Mower Races, Grandstand
Tickets - $5.00
Buy advance tickets at: Any Bank, Credit Union, 
Fair Board Member, 4-Seasons Quick Stop

6:00-9:00pm: Youth Livestock/Dairy Mixer/Scavanger Hunt

1:00-5:00pm: Live Music in the Beer Garden - Eddie Ray

9:00pm: Live Music in the Beer
Garden - Divided Highway

Saturday, August 6th
8:00am: Judging Begins
11:00am: Draft Horse Hitch Class Judging, Outdoor Arena
11:00am: Little Britches Show
11:00: Old Timer Show
Noon: Best Homemade Cookies Contest
Noon: Bird/Animal Calling Contest
3:00pm: Kid's Pedel Pull, Animal Arena
6:30pm: Junior Livestock Auction, Animal Arena
7:00pm: Dairy Basket Silent Auction, Animal Arena

7:00pm: Badger State Tractor/Truck Pull, Grandstand
Tickets - $10.00 in advance ($12.00 day of show)

Buy tickets at: Any Bank, Credit Union,
Fair Board Member, 4-Seasons Quick Stop

1:00pm: Live Music Beer Garden - Eddie Ray
9:00pm: Live Music in the Beer Garden - The Freezers

Sunday, August 7th
Senior Citizen Day

8:30am: Horse Drill Team Performance, Outdoor Arena
9:00am: Church Service
9:30am: Draft Horse Halter Show
Noon-2:00pm: 4-H Demo Squad

12:30pm: Demolition Derby, Grandstand
Tickets - $10.00

Buy tickets at: Any Bank, Credit Union,
Fair Board Member, 4-Seasons Quick Stop
Combine Demo following

3:00pm: Herdsmanship Awards, Animal Show Arena
3:30pm: Parade of Champions, Animal Show Arena
4:30pm: Exhibits Released

Black River Falls