The 165th annual Barry County Fair is just around the corner; July 15 through July 22, at the fairgrounds at the Barry Expo Center, midway between Hastings and Middleville.
A centerpiece of the fair is the kids in 4-H Clubs showing their animals during judging, the birthing tent and special youth programs in the Community Tent all week, including Youth Cat judging on Wednesday, Ladies Day on Thursday, Williams Family bluegrass on Friday and Taste of Barry County on Saturday,
The grandstand has events every day, starting with harness racing, mud runs and draft horse pulls, Saturday, Sunday and Monday. During the week, look for more events at the grandstand; the Super Kicker Rodeo, Off Road Derby, truck and tractor pulls, demolition derby and antique tractor pulls. Special Days are Veterans & Senior Day on Tuesday and Kids Day on Wednesday.
Elliot Amusements will provide Midway rides and attractions. For details including a schedule and time of events, and much more, visit www.barryexpocenter.com.
Photos: The Barry County Fair is all about 4-H kids and their animals, exhibits and the midway.