The 169th annual Walworth County Fair opens Wednesday and runs through Labor Day, Sept. 3, at the county fairgrounds, 411 E. Court St., Elkhorn. Here is the full schedule:

Wednesday, Aug. 29

General admission—$10 for adults, $5 for ages 5-12.

Season pass—$40 for adults, $15 for juniors.

Marshals Day and Senior Citizens Day special—$8 admission for ages 62 and older

Moonlight Madness wristband special—$27 from noon to 11 p.m.

Judging

8 a.m.—Open farm products, Horticulture Building; swine/barrows show, Swine Barn.

9 a.m.—Dog obedience and showmanship, Activity Center; garden and fruit crops, Junior Exhibit Building; junior flowers, Junior Exhibit Building; open antiques, Antiques Building; open flowers, Horticulture Building.

9:30 a.m.—Open photography, Arts & Crafts Building.

Noon—Open food, North Hall.

6:30 p.m.—Open adult dairy showmanship, Activity Center.

Special events

10 a.m.—Opening ceremony with honorary marshals, Park Stage; cooking demo with Rushing Waters, Learning Coop.

11 a.m.—Beekeeping with Kristine Karlson, Learning Coop.

11 a.m., 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m.—Swifty Swine Racing and Swimming Pigs, Machinery Lot.

Noon—Todd Greene Jazz Trio, Park Stage; chair caning with Larry Yanke, Log Cabin; Stampin’ Up with Laura Zaraza, Learning Coop.

Noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m.—Nick’s Kids Show, Kiddieland Stage.

12:30, 2:30, 4:30 and 6:30 p.m.—Chainsaw artist Dave Watson, Kiddieland.

1 p.m.—Miniature gardens with Pesche’s Greenhouse, Learning Coop.

1:30 p.m.—Jack Farina Big Band, Park Stage.

2 p.m.—Making treasures with The Antique Farmer, Learning Coop.

3:30, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.—X-Metal BMX Riders including the Globe of Death, Kiddieland Stage.

5 p.m.—Moogician, Kiddieland Stage.

6 p.m.—Walworth County Idol semifinals, Park Stage; American Legion VFW flag ceremony, Grandstand.

7 p.m.—Elkhorn National Flat-Track Motorcycle Races, Grandstand.

Thursday, Aug. 30

Senior Citizens Day special—$8 admission for ages 62 and older.

Family Day wristband special—$27 from noon to 10 p.m.

Judging

8 a.m.—Junior beef, Activity Center; junior sheep, Sheep Barn.

9 a.m.—Junior cavies, Small Animal Barn; open arts and crafts, Arts and Crafts Building; open canned goods, North Hall; open knitting, North Hall; open crocheting, North Hall.

10 a.m.—Open Repurpose, Recycle, Reuse, North Hall.

Special events

10 a.m.—Spring bulbs with Pesche’s Greenhouse, Learning Coop.

11 a.m.—Outstanding Senior, Vendor and Exhibitor awards, Park Stage; growing gourds with Honey Bee Studios, Learning Coop.

11 a.m., 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m.—Swifty Swine Racing and Swimming Pigs, Machinery Lot.

Noon—Burlington Ukulele Band, Park Stage; gourd creations with Honey Bee Studios, Learning Coop; antique and stock tractor pull, Grandstand.

Noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m.—Nick’s Kids Show, Kiddieland Stage.

12:30, 2:30, 4:30 and 6:30 p.m.—Chainsaw artist Dave Watson, Kiddieland.

1 p.m.—Children’s book author Carol McLernon, Log Cabin; milk chugging contest, Kiddieland Stage; Stampin’ Up with Laura Zaraza, Learning Coop; kids’ pedal tractor pull registration, Midway Area.

1:30 p.m.—Steve Meisner Polka Band, Park Stage.

2 p.m.—DIY with The Sign Studio, Learning Coop; kids’ pedal tractor pull, Midway Area.

3:30, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.—X-Metal BMX Riders including the Globe of Death, Kiddieland.

5 p.m.—Moogician, Kiddieland Stage.

6 p.m.—Walworth County Idol finals, Park Stage.

7 p.m.—Badger State tractor and truck pulls, Grandstand.

Friday, Aug. 31

Senior Citizens Day special—$8 admission for ages 62 and older.

Ride Survival wristband special—$27 from noon to 11 p.m.

Judging

8 a.m.—Open sheep, Sheep Barn.

8:30 a.m.—Junior dairy showmanship, Activity Center.

9 a.m.—Open clothing, North Hall; open home furnishings including quilts, North Hall.

10 a.m.—Draft horse halter class, Draft Horse Arena; junior dairy, Activity Center.

10:30 a.m.—Junior rabbit showmanship, Small Animal Barn.

1 p.m.—Dairy auction/Miss “Q” contest, Activity Center; junior rabbit hopping, Small Animal Barn.

2:30 p.m.—Junior nonrabbit project, Small Animal Barn.

Special events

8:30 a.m.—SMILES open horse show, Horse Arena.

9 a.m.—”Stop and Smell the Roses” by Doug Amon, Log Cabin.

10 a.m.—Meat animal sale, Wiswell Center; cooking demo with Rushing Waters, Learning Coop.

11 a.m.—Adventures with Ma and Pa, Park Stage; Lakeland Audubon Society, Learning Coop.

11 a.m., 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m.—Swifty Swine Racing and Swimming Pigs, Machinery Lot.

Noon—The Magic Village, Park Stage; DIY projects with Home Depot, Learning Coop.

Noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m.—Nick’s Kids Show, Kiddieland Stage.

12:30, 2:30, 4:30 and 6:30 p.m.—Chainsaw artist Dave Watson, Kiddieland.

1 p.m.—Pickle eating contest, Kiddieland Stage; DIY projects with Home Depot, Learning Coop; kids’ pedal tractor pull registration, Midway Area.

2 p.m.—Cake decorating demo with Lakeland Bakery, Learning Coop; kids’ pedal tractor pull, Midway Area.

2:30 p.m.—Andrus & The Mariners, Park Stage.

3 p.m.—Meat Sale of Champions, Wiswell Center.

3:30, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.—X-Metal BMX Riders including the Globe of Death, Kiddieland.

5 p.m.—Lake Geneva House of Music Student Showcase, Park Stage; Moogician, Kiddieland Stage.

7:30 p.m.—PF & the Flatheads, Park Stage; All-Star Monster Trucks, Grandstand.

Saturday, Sept. 1

Judging

8 a.m.—Junior poultry, Poultry Barn.

8:30 a.m.—Junior goats, Goat Barn; open dairy, Activity Center.

9 a.m.—Junior rabbits, Rabbit Barn.

10 a.m.—Cart/hitch, Draft Horse Arena.

6:30 p.m.—Master showman contest, Activity Center.

Special events

8:30 a.m.—Boots & Saddle Open and speed show, Horse Arena.

9 a.m.—Walenton’s Speed Show, Horse Arena; “Pacesetters Alpaca” by Dennis Pace, Log Cabin.

10 a.m.—Pies in the Park recipe challenge followed by pie auction, Park Stage; “Where’s the Beef?” by Wilson Farm Meats, Learning Coop.

11 a.m.—Bubble gum-blowing contest, Kiddieland Stage; fresh cheese class with Scarlett, Learning Coop; harness races, Grandstand.

11 a.m., 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m.—Swifty Swine Racing and Swimming Pigs, Machinery Lot.

Noon—Stampin’ Up with Laura Zaraza, Learning Coop.

Noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m.—Nick’s Kids Show, Kiddieland Stage.

12:30 p.m.—The Amazing Farm Boys, Park Stage.

12:30, 2:30, 4:30 and 6:30 p.m.—Chainsaw artist Dave Watson, Kiddieland.

1 p.m.—Corn-eating contest, Kiddieland Stage; DIY with the Sign Studio, Learning Coop.

1:45 p.m.—Fredneck, Picnic Shelter.

2:30 p.m.—The Amazing Farm Boys, Park Stage.

3 p.m.—Watermelon-eating contest, Kiddieland Stage; Sesame Street Live “C is for Celebration” Show, Grandstand.

3:30, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.—X-Metal BMX Riders including the Globe of Death, Kiddieland.

4 p.m.—Georgia Rae Mussared, Picnic Shelter.

5 p.m.—Walworth County Cloggers, Wiswell Center; KR Bluegrass, Park Stage; Moogician, Kiddieland Stage.

7:30 p.m.—Gary McAdams Band, Park Stage; Hunter Hayes, Grandstand.

Sunday, Sept. 2

Judging

7:30 a.m.—Open rabbit show registration, tent near Small Animal Barn.

8 a.m.—Open beef, Activity Center.

9 a.m.—Open goats, Goat Barn; open rabbit show, tent near Small Animal Barn.

9:30 a.m.—Wool fleece contest, Sheep Barn.

10 a.m.—Hitch class, Draft Horse Arena.

3:30 p.m.—Dairy Futurity Show, Activity Center.

Special events

8:30 a.m.—Linn Youth Benefit Horse Show, Horse Arena.

9 a.m.—Walenton’s Speed Show, Horse Arena.

10 a.m.—Ecumenical church service, Park Stage; cooking demo with Hometown Sausage and Yuppie Hill Farm, Learning Coop.

10:30 and 11:30 a.m.—Chainsaw artist Dave Watson, Kiddieland.

11 a.m.—Orchids with Pesche’s Greenhouse, Learning Coop.

11 a.m., 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m.—Swifty Swine Racing and Swimming Pigs, Machinery Lot.

Noon—Sheep lead in, Wiswell Center; class with ABCD Farm House, Learning Coop; draft horse parade, Grandstand.

Noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m.—Nick’s Kids Show, Kiddieland Stage.

1 p.m.—Square dancers, Picnic Shelter; potato sack races, Kiddieland Stage; demo with “A Glass of Art,” Learning Coop.

3 p.m.—Woodcarving auction to benefit the Walworth County Fair Foundation, Park Stage; pie-eating contest, Kiddieland Stage.

3:30, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.—X-Metal BMX Riders including the Globe of Death, Kiddieland.

5 p.m.—Bankers Night awards, Wiswell Center; 2018 Fairest of the Fair finals, Park Stage; Moogician, Kiddieland Stage.

6 p.m.—Seasalt, Park Stage.

7:30 p.m.—Beatles tribute band The Britins, Park Stage; Newsboys United with special guest Adam Agee, Grandstand.

9 p.m.—Toy builder Richard Morgan, Log Cabin.

Monday, Sept. 3

Last Blast wristband special—$25 from noon to 8 p.m.

Special events

8:30 a.m.—Open Labor Day horse show, Horse Arena; horse-pulling contest, Grandstand.

9 a.m.—Walenton’s Speed Show, Horse Arena; arrowhead demo with Terry Ames, Log Cabin.

10 a.m.—Bale-throwing contest, Activity Center; “How to Make Mead” demo, Learning Coop.

11 a.m.—Drill team, Horse Arena; Spirit of the Lakes & Country Gentleman, Park Stage; milk mustache contest, Kiddieland Stage; cooking demo with Casual Joe’s, Learning Coop.

11:30 a.m.—Fur and feather sale, Wiswell Center.

11 a.m., 1, 3 and 5 p.m.—Swifty Swine Racing and Swimming Pigs, Machinery Lot.

Noon—Stampin’ Up with Laura Zaraza, Learning Coop.

Noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m.—Nick’s Kids Show, Kiddieland Stage.

1 p.m.—Cream puff-eating contest, Kiddieland Stage; chalk paint demo with Terra Yard Creations, Learning Coop.

1, 3 and 5 p.m.—X-Metal BMX Riders including the Globe of Death, Kiddieland.

1:30 p.m.—The Swing Fandango, New Orleans-style jazz, Park Stage.

1:30, 4 and 6:30 p.m.—Demolition derby, Grandstand.

4:30 p.m.—The Concrete Roots Reggae Band, Park Stage.

5 p.m.—Moogician, Kiddieland Stage.

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