Tillman County Free Fair slated


By Kathleen Guill - [email protected]



The Tillman County Free Fair is scheduled for Sept. 8-10 at the Tillman County Fair Barn in Frederick.

Sept. 8

All fair entries except for livestock are due between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.

A tractor driving contest is slated for 12:30 p.m.

Children’s events begin at 6 p.m. They are the ice cream contest, goat dressing and sunflower spitting.

From 7-9 p.m., children ages 3 to 5 years of age are set to compete for Little Mr. or Miss Tillman County Free Fair. Also from 7-9 p.m., the Tipton Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a Bingo game.

Weigh in of all animals begins at 7 p.m.

Sept. 9

Judging begins 9 a.m. of all inside exhibits, as well as the livestock and dairy entries

4-H and FFA events will also begin at 9 a.m.

Magician Chris Fowler is scheduled to perform at 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

An animal show called Traveling Tails is slated for 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

The pie contest begins at 6 p.m.

From 7-8 p.m., there will be a diaper derby and stick contest, horse races, frog and turtle races and a best-dressed pet contest.

The bucket calf contest is set for 8 p.m.

The talent show is scheduled from 7-9 p.m.

Sept. 10

Judging of heifers, steers, dairy heifers and goats is slated for 9 a.m.

Exhibits, booths and animals are set for owner pick up at noon.

By Kathleen Guill

[email protected]

Reach Kathleen Guill at 580-379-0588, ext. 2602.

Reach Kathleen Guill at 580-379-0588, ext. 2602.

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