Rodeo Evening Attraction at Fair
Published on August 8 2013 10:18 am
Last Updated on August 8 2013 10:19 am
Written by Greg Sapp
The Rough Stock Rodeo is the feature evening attraction tonight at the Effingham County Fair.
The rodeo will begin at 7:30pm in front of the grandstand. Ticket prices are $12 for the infield and $8 for the grandstand.
By the way, fair officials have asked us to let you know that you cannot order tickets through the fair's website during Fair Week. Instead, please phone 1-888-854-FAIR (3247) or 618-483-6717, or buy tickets through the box office in the Secretary's Office on the fairgrounds.
Today is the final day of harness racing at this year's fair. There is a nine-heat card. Post time is 1pm. Hear the action on KJ Country 102.3 and at www.kjcountry.com.
The midway will be open for $17 armband night from 6 to 10:30pm.
The judging schedule is Class U dairy goats at 9am, Class H dairy cattle at 9:30am, and Class H pygmy goats at 3pm.
On the free stage tonight, enjoy the bluegrass music of Big Spike Hammer from 6:30 to 7:30pm, and more bluegrass music from Firebox from 8 to 9:30pm.
The fair runs through Saturday at Altamont.