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'Butter Than Any Udder Fair' Day 2

Pickles the Clown makes a hat of balloons one lucky lady at the Pierce County Fair on August 11. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia1 / 11
Howie Cunningham, 4, of Osceola soars to new heights thanks to the trampoline at the Pierce County Fair on August 11. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia2 / 11
Kaden Funk, 15, of Bay City helps his Dutch rabbit Python throught the obstacle course of the rabbit race at the Pierce County Fair on August 11. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia3 / 11
It might be time for a nap for Bella Hague, 7, of Spring Valley lays with her calf, Fanny, during the Pierce County Fair on August 11. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia4 / 11
Mike Wiskerchen, 37, Ellsworth, catches a keeper at the Pierce County Fair on August 11. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia5 / 11
Jared Sherlock holds an orange out to the crowd during his magic show on August 11 at the Pierce County Fair. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia6 / 11
Hopefully the Woltman's were able to keep their lunches down. Sydney Woltman (left), 14, Dehlia Woltman, 12, and Jonathan Woltman, 10, or River Falls spin around on the Tilt-A-Whirl ride at the Pierce County Fair on August 11. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia7 / 11
And the winner is...Kendra Reed and her champion cow! Reed won first prize at the Open Class Beef Show during the Pierce County Fair on August 11. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia8 / 11
Braeden Bechel, 9, of Elmwood cuddles up to his cow at the Pierce County Fair on August 11. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia9 / 11
Pure joy while sliding down the big slide at the Pierce County Fair on August 11 for attendees. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia10 / 11
Watch out! Tons of people were smashing and crashing their bumper cars at the Pierce County Fair on August 11. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia11 / 11

ELLSWORTH—The second day of the Pierce County Fair went off without a hitch, with people enjoying the sights, sounds, and sometimes smells of the fair on Friday, Aug. 11 in Ellsworth.

The fun isn't over yet, check out the many events still to come on Saturday and Sunday. Their will be horse, dairy, and goat judging early, starting at 8 a.m., with the Demolition Derby set to start at 7 p.m. at the Grandstand.

Other events on Aug. 12 include:

• The "Little Dairymen" show at 12:30 p.m. in the Arena Barn.

• Nick's Kid Show, that has interactive music, at 4 p.m.

• Sean Emery juggling and telling jokes at 1, 3, and 5 p.m.

• The Talent Show Finals at 11 a.m. in the picnic shelter.

• A Buddy Holly Tribute show at 2 p.m.

• The Memories, a musical variety duo, at 7, 8, and 9 p.m.

• P&S I Love You Karaoke at 7:30 p.m. at the beer garden.

Matthew Lambert

Matthew Lambert joined the Pierce County Herald and River Falls Journal in December 2016 covering government, school board, and writing features about the community. He is a graduate of Winona State University with a Bachelor's degree in Journalism. 

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