Great Northern Fair underway, pig wrestling tonight
In preparation for today's opening, Kathy Livingston of California cleans off a carnival tent at the Great Northern Fairgrounds on Tuesday afternoon. After the fair stop in Havre the carnival, Brown's Amusements, moves on to Lewistown before leaving Big Sky Country late next week.
The Great Northern Fair gets fully underway today. One of the highlights will be the pig-wrestling contest.
Several teams, including the Havre Daily News' Razorback Wranglers team, headed by captain John Paul Schmidt, will take part in the festivities.
Here is the lineup for today and Thursday:
3 p.m. - 4-H Chuckwagon opens
5 p.m. - Pig wrestling, Bigger Better Barn (Tickets are $5)
6 p.m. - 4-H exhibit buildings close
7 p.m. - Joni Harms concert, Chuckwagon fundraiser, Bigger Better Barn
9 p.m.- Open Exhibitors building closes
9:30 p.m. - Bigger Better Barn concession closes
11 p.m. - 4-H Chuckwagon closes
Midnight - Carnival closes
7 a.m. - Market animal weigh-in starts
11 a.m. - Chuckwagon opens to public
Noon - 4-H Exhibitors buildings open
Open Exhibitors building opens
Commercial building opens
1 p.m. - Crowning of 4-H Teen and Queen
2 p.m. - 4-H small animal show
5 p.m. - Junior Rodeo begins in arena
4-H BBB conc...
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