Wapello County Fair kicks off Wednesday

Itâ??s officially the beginning of fair season!

Starting this Wednesday, the Wapello County fair will kick off.

Preparations at the county fairgrounds in Eldon are in full swing wit the carnival rides being set up and organizers putting the final touches on plans.

Something a lot of people are looking forward to are the musical performances by Greg Bates and J.T Hodges who will both performing at the grandstands Saturday night.

â??I know a lot of people between the car races and our Saturday night show. Thatâ??s our two big events that a lot of people say are some of our better stuff but you can't forget the fair food and stuff going on and we have lots of vendors coming down so,â?? said Tonya Doud, Wapello County Fair Board President.

The fair runs Wednesday through Saturday.

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