Fair kicks off Sunday
September 14, 2012 by WLKM
The 162nd St. Joseph County Grange Fair kicks off Sunday.
The seven-day event, which averages about 150,000 people over the course of the week, is once again offering a variety of activities and attractions.
Though not officially a fair day, Saturday will feature an 8:30 a.m. dog show and 4:30 p.m. poultry show.
Sunday’s opening day begins with large-mule pulls at 8 a.m., horse and rabbit shows at 8:30 and 9 a.m. respectively, and farm truck pulls at 4 p.m. The midway opens Sunday at noon.
Musical highlights include the Wallman family at 1 p.m. and the Wasepi Bluegrass band at 6:30 p.m.
Sunday is designated as Family Day at the Centreville-based fair.