Martin County Fair begins

          The Martin County Fair kicks off today.

          Gates open at 5 at the fairground on US 50 between Loogootee and Shoals.  An antique tractor show at 5 and the queen contest at 6:30 highlight tonight’s events.  The rides open at 6. 

          Tomorrow the exhibit building opens at 9. There’s a beef show at 9, a robotics demonstration at 11 at the shelter house.  There’s a horse and rabbit show set for tomorrow at Noon and 1-pm respectively.  There’s a Lawn Tractor driving contest slated for 4. The rides open at 6-pm.  At 7 a sheep show is in the livestock area and the grandstand event tomorrow are Farm Tractor and Truck Pulls.

          General Admission is $5 with children under 5 getting in free.

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