FREEPORT (WIFR) -- The Stephenson County Fair has announced their Free On-Grounds Entertainment for the 2011 Fair.
This year's fair is July 12 – 17 at the fairgrounds in Freeport.
Upon arrival at the fairgrounds, there are many free events and activities to entertain both the young and old alike.
Out of My Tree Chainsaw Artist will offer many carving shows throughout the week of the fair, carving animals, birds and a variety of items that will be auctioned off at the end of the week.
Magic Mike will also be appearing all week at the Stephenson County Fair. When Magic Mike appears, don't expect just another magic show. You'll enjoy comedy, you'll gasp in amazement at the impossible made possible.....it's top notch professional entertainment with plenty of audience involvement. Magic Mike will perform numerous shows daily throughout the week.
And don't miss Wambold's Amazing Animals! From horses to dogs to ponies, camels, llamas, tigers, lions and elephants....each 30 minute show is both entertaining and educational. And the Wambold's K-92 Revue is always the children's favorite. Quite the combination of comedy and perfection, watch as dogs of your favorite breeds perform comedy and daring tricks. The Wambolds also provide a walk-thru camel and llama exhibit. The Wambold's Amazing Animals will also be performing daily shows.
Equipped with a stage, 250 chairs, and a generous number of tables, the Rest and Entertainment Tent is a wonderful spot to take a break and enjoy a multitude of free activities each day beginning around noon and continuing until approximately 10:00 pm.
And Don't miss the Farm Fun Zone for fun and education, located across from the Chicken Shack. Each day offers a theme, and there will be unique activities, promotions, and door prizes – so be sure to visit the Farm Fun Zone frequently throughout the week of the fair! One of the highlights will be the assortment of animals including a calf, sheep, goats, rabbits, pigs and the ever-popular baby chicks hatching during the fair.
For a complete listing of all the activities at this year's Stephenson County Fair, visit www.stephensoncofair.com or call 815-235-2918.