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Boone County Fair to open Saturday

Entertainment events for the 2021 Boone County Fair start this Saturday, July 10, and continue through Wednesday, July 14.
Fun books and advance concert tickets are now on sale.
Following is a summary of the entertainment lineup:
• Northeast Nebraska and local Tractor Pull on Saturday, July 10, starting at 3 p.m.
• The Tanner Pelster Memorial stock car races Sunday night, July 11, at 7:30 p.m. with the Malvern Bank Super Late Models featured. Fair parade will be at 1:30 p.m.
• Monster Truck League racing on Monday night, July 12, 7:30 p.m.
• a concert by big name country music artists Sawyer Brown and special guests Parmalee on Tuesday, July 13, at 8 p.m. in front of the grandstand; over 2,500 tickets sold.
• Snowmobile races, two-car chain races and trailer races on Wednesday night, July 14, 7:30 p.m.
A new attraction this year on the grounds will be Butterfly Encounters, a self-contained unit that will be open Saturday through Wednesday.
Another new feature will be the VR Game Truck, with a variety of video games, available Saturday through Monday.