Grace Amburgey was crowned the 2017 Miss Crawford County Fair Queen Saturday night by 2016 Queen Carley Travis, with the assistance of Miss Illinois County Fair Queen Claudia VanOpdrop. Julie Gower was named first runner up, and Mykala Wolf second runner up and Miss Congeniality. Amburgey will reign over the rest of the fair and represent Crawford County in January at the state pageant. (Tom Compton photo)
Grace Amburgey was crowned as 2017 Miss Crawford County Fair Saturday night by 2016 Queen Carley Travis, with the assistance of Miss Illinois County Fair Queen Claudia VanOpdrop. Julie Gower was named first runner-up, and Mykala Wolf second runner up and Miss Congeniality.
This afternoon, tractor and garden-tractor driving was scheduled for 2 p.m. and the Rabbit Show at 3 p.m.
The pig scramble begins at 7 tonight. Entries for the event close at 6 p.m.
A barn dance, hosted by the Crawford County Junior 4-H Leaders is 8 to 9:30 p.m. in the show ring.
The dairy show is 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, followed by the sheep show at 9 a.m. and the goat show at 11 a.m. The poultry show is 3:30 p.m.
Open judging is also Tuesday. Open dairy judging is 7 :30 a.m. and the open swine show is 8 a.m. Open goat and wether judging and open sheep judging follow their 4-H counterparts.
A tractor and truck pull is 7 p.m. with weigh-ins beginning at 5 p.m.
The beef show is 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, followed by open poultry and rabbit judging at 9 a.m. The Master Showmanship show is 2 p.m. and ATV and SUV mud drags are 7 p.m.
The fair's open beef show is 8 a.m. Thursday. The annual Crawford County 4-H livestock auction is 1 p.m. Outstanding 4-H general projects exhibitors will be recognized in the show ring at 12:30 p.m. General projects will also be released during the day.
A Power Wheel demolition derby is 6:30 p.m. with entries starting at 5:30 p.m. The full-size demo derby starts at 7 p.m. with entries closing at 6 p.m.
Release of Grange Hall exhibits and premium payment are noon Friday. Compact, truck and powder puff demolition derbies are 7 p.m. Entries close at 6 p.m.
The fair wraps up with the open meat goat show at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 29.