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Pierce County wants your talent!

Fair talent show set for Aug. 11

ELLSWORTH – Do you dance, sing, or play an instrument? Why not enter the Pierce County Fair Talent Show taking place at the fairgrounds on Thursday, Aug. 11 at 6:30 p.m.?

The Pierce County Fair is seeking amateur entertainers from the area – including St. Croix County. Whatever your talent – singing to yoyo tricks and so much more – we invite you to show it ou!

There will be two divisions in each competition. The junior division is for those entering eighth grade and under and the senior division includes contestants entering the ninth grade through adult. The preliminary contests will be held in the Picnic Shelter on Thursday Aug. 11 starting at 6:30 p.m. There will be four town categories – 1) River Falls & St. Croix County, 2) Spring Valley/ Elmwood/Plum City, 3) Prescott and 4) Ellsworth/ Maiden Rock/Bay City/Hager City. First and second places will be awarded in each division from each town category, and each participant will receive a participation ribbon. First place will advance to the finals held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 13. In the fi nals, cash prizes of $125 and $50 will be

awarded to the first and second place winners in each division. We look forward to seeing you at the Pierce County Fair!

To participate or if you would like more information, please contact Peg Krasin at 715-425-2670 or [email protected] for people from all Pierce County cities/villages and St. Croix County. Deadline to enter is Friday, Aug. 6, so enter now.

All towns will compete consecutively. There will not be specific scheduled times for each town. So be sure to come at 6:30 p.m. sharp so you don’t miss your favorite act.

If you can sing, dance, recite poetry, juggle, or do magic, come surprise, entertain and astound us with your talents. The talent at the Pierce County Fair is outstanding.

The Pierce County Fair is your one stop shop for non-stop fun Aug. 11-14. Visit our website at https://www.co.pierce.wi.us/departments/ fair/index.php. Like us on Facebook at “Pierce County Fair and Fairground (WI)” or Instagram at piercecountyfairwi.

Submitted by Pierce County Fair Manager Liz Dietsche

August 2, 2022