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Robert W. Buckhannon

  (5-29-14)   Robert W. Buckhannon, 78, of Sparta, died Thursday, May 29, 2014 at his home.

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Jackson County Fair

155th Jackson County Fair

July 30 - August 3, 2014

Jackson County Fair Park

Black River Falls, WI

Check out the fair's website 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!

Yes!  There will be beer and music in the Beer Garden

Tuesday, July 29th
6:00pm: Miss Jackson County Coronation, Milt Lunda Memorial Arena

Wednesday, July 30th
10:00am: Dog Obedience/Showmanship/Agility Show, Animal Arena
4:00pm: Food Show
7:00pm: Horse Pull, Grandstand

Thursday, July 31st
11:00am: Judging Begins
1:00-4:00: SafeAssured ID, Lunda Arena
5:30pm: Pie Eating Contest
7:00pm: C.C. Bull Riding and Barrel Racing, Grandstand
Rodeo Tickets - $10.00 in advance
Buy advance tickets at: Any Bank, Credit Union,
Fair Board Member, 4-Seasons Quick Stop
8:00pm: Music in the Beer Garden - Rewind Society

Friday, August 1st
8:30am: Judging Begins
1:00-5:00: SafeAssured ID, Lunda Arena
6:00pm: Antique Tractor Pull, Grandstand
Tickets - $10.00
9:00pm: Live Music in the Beer Garden - Divided Highway

Saturday, August 2nd
8:00am: Judging Begins
10:00am: Port-A-Potty Races
11:00am: Draft Horse Hitch Class Judging, Outdoor Arena
11:00am: Farm Safety Clinic
11:00: S'More Stunts
Noon: Best Pecan Dessert Contest
Noon: Bird/Animal Calling Contest
Noon-4:00: SafeAssured ID, Lunda Arena
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: NTPA Sanctioned Tractor/Truck Pull, Grandstand
Tickets - $15.00
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 - Shady Glen

Sunday, August 3rd
Senior Citizen Day

8:30am: Horse Drill Team Performance, Outdoor Arena
9:00am: Church Service
9:00am: Open Gymkhana Horse Show and Silent Auction, Outdoor Arena
9:30am: Draft Horse Halter Show
Noon-2:00pm: 4-H Arts and Science 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 Demo at 12:30pm
3:00pm: Herdsmanship Awards, Animal Show Arena
3:30pm: Parade of Champions, Animal Show Arena
4:30pm: Exhibits Released

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Jackson County Fair Carnival Specials

Bring the kids to enjoy the huge carnival by Wenzel's Amusements everyday of the fair.

Here are this year's wristband specials:

Wednesday, July 30; 6:00-10:00pm
Thursday, July 31; 1:00-4:00pm
Friday, August 1; 1:00 to 5:00pm
Saturday, August 2; Noon-4:00pm
Sunday, August 5; Noon to 4:00pm

Wristband (ride all the rides you want as many times as you want) - $17.00

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Trick-Or-Treat Hours

All times are for Halloween, October 31st.

  • Alma Center: 4:30-7:00 pm

  • Arcadia: 5:30-7:30pm

  • Black River Falls: 5:00-7:00 pm

  • Blair: 4:00-7:00 pm

  • Cashton: 4:00-7:00 pm

  • Ettrick: 4:00-7:00pm

  • Galesville: 4:00-8:00pm

  • Hixton: 4:00-7:00 pm
    Party @ Village Hall 6:00-7:00

  • Holmen: 4:00-8:00pm

  • Independence: 4:00-6:30 pm

  • Melrose: 5:00-7:00 pm - Party at Elementary/Junior High School @ 7:00

  • Merrillan: 4:00-6:00 pm

  • Mindoro: No set time

  • Neillsville: 5:30-7:30 pm

  • Osseo: 4:30-7:00 pm

  • Pittsville: 5:30-7:30 pm

  • Sparta: 4:30-8:00 pm

  • Taylor: 4:00-7:00 pm

  • Tomah: 5:00-8:00 pm

  • Trempealeau: 4:00-8:00pm

  • Whitehall: 4:30-6:30pm

  • Safe Trick-or-Treating @ Pine View, BRF: 3:30-5:00pm

  • Family Heritage Care Center, BRF: 4:00-5:00 

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