FESTIVALS & EVENTS

July 23, 2017
Concert Series Victory Boys Quartet
www.victoryboysquartet.com
Time: meal served 4:40-5:45 pm, concert starts at 6:00 pm
Where: First Christian Church, Mt. Sterling, Il
Contact : 217-773-3247 (church) or pastor@ffcmtsterling.com
August 1-6, 2017
Brown Co. Fair

TUESDAY– August 1, 2017

6:00 PM – Expo Hall Opens to the Public – Carnival Opens on the Midway – Arm Bands available all Nights

6:00 PM – Brown County Fair Talent Show

7:30PM – Miss Brown County Fair Pageant – Little Mr & Miss Contest

WEDNESDAY- August 2, 2017

8:00 AM – Open Class Sheep Judging

6:00 PM – Expo Hall Opens to the Public – Free Armband Night for Major Sponsors

7:00 PM – UPA – United Pullers of America Tractor Pull – 7 classes 9500 & 10,000 Pro Farm, 11,000, 12,000, 13,000 Farm Stock, 8500 Work Stock Diesel- 8,000 Lb 2.5 Diesel Pick -ups, 5700 Classic Modified

Entertainment Pavilion – DJ Jazzy – Jeff Kassing

THURSDAY – August 3, 2017

8:00 AM – Open Class Beef & Swine Judging

6:00 PM – Expo Hall Opens to the Public – Carnival on Midway- Arm Bands available all Nights

5:30 PM – Kid’s Grand National Pedal Tractor Pull behind Grandstand – (3 Classes ages 3&4-5&6-7&8)

1st Two Places of each class will pull at 6:30 PM in front of the Grandstand Fri. Night prior to Grand National Tractor Pull – FREE Cotton Candy Kids Tractor Pull Participants -Courtesy -Zeiler Amusements 7:30 PM – Music Night – Jury’s Out opening for Kat Perkins

FRIDAY– August 4, 2017

6:00 PM – Expo Hall Opens to Public – Carnival on Midway – Arm Bands Available all Nights

6:30 PM -Finals for Kid’s Pedal Tractor Pull in front of Grandstand ( Cassady’s Corn Dog Stand will give away FREE Lemonade, Corn dog & Trophies to 1st & 2nd Place Winners) 7:00 PM – Western Illinois Grand National Tractor Pull – Featuring NTPA Electronic Score Board 5 Classes – 3 Classes NTPA – Pro Stocks, Unlimited Modified , SSTD 4×4 Trucks – ITPA Limited Pro Stock & UPA Class

Entertainment Pavilion – Sequoia Drive

SATURDAY – August 5, 2017

9:00 AM – Kid’s Day – Games on the Lawn – Paw Patrol — Courtesy of Farmers State Bank

10:00 AM – Carnival Opens – 10:00 – 1:00 PM – Arm Bands Available

4 Bicycle Give-a-Way (Bicycles courtesy of Zeiler Amusements & The Brown County Fair)

10:00 AM – Expo Hall Opens to Public throughout Day

(Special Child ID Program – sponsored by Brown County Sheriff Dept – Early Childhood Members Booth – Sponsored by Brown County Mental Health

12:00 PM – 3rd Annual Brown County Derby Hat Contest

2:00 PM – Harness Races – featuring Pari-Mutuel Wagering

7:30 PM – Ramer Race Productions Demolition Derby

6 Classes – Modified, Mini Vans, Wire, Power Wheels, Stock Mini, Modified Minis Entertainment Pavilion – Madd Hoss Jackson

SUNDAY – August 6, 2017

Car Show – 10:30 – 12:00 Entries Taken– 12:00 – 3:00 Show — Award Presentations 3:30

12:00PM – Heartland Garden Tractor Pull – Weigh in at 11:00 AM

2:00 PM – Harness Races – featuring Pari-mutuel Wagering -Fastest 1/2 Mile County Fair Track in Illinois

Contact: www.browncofair.com or Ruth McCaskill at 217-894-6269 or 217-773-3939

August 1-6, 2017

Whistle Stop Depot Museum & Ferguson School Open House

Open 5-8 pm each evening of the fair; located at the Brown Co. Fairgrounds

Contact: Margaret Scranton 217-289-3480 or scranton@adams.net

August 19, 2017

Sportsman’s Customer Appreciation Party

Where: Sportsman’s Club, Mt. Sterling

Time and Events to be announced

Contact: Tim Wachter at 217-773-9096 or www.sportsmanstavern.com

August 20, 2017

Concert Series “The Dills”

www. thedills.net

Where: First Christian Church, Mt. Sterling, IL

Time: meal served 4:30-5:30 pm, concert at 6:00 pm

Contact: 217-773-3247 (church) or pastor@ffcmtsterling.com

August 26, 2017

St. Mary School Chicken Fry

Sponsored by and proceeds to benefit St. Mary School

Serving fried chicken and all the trimmings from 11:00 am-2:00 pm

Dine in or carry out meals available, kids games, silent auctions, raffles, something for everyone!

K of C Hall, Mt. Sterling, IL