The Lee County Fair will be held this year from Wednesday, September 2nd to Saturday September 5th. The fair will feature a number of events with the theme “Thrills, Wheels, and Squeals”. Exhibit barns will open Tuesday, September 1st from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. to accept entries. 10 or more entries will receive a free ticket to the fair. At 5 p.m. Tuesday, the Pennington Gap Women’s Club will hold the annual Beauty Contest. Exotic animals will be on display weekdays beginning at 6 p.m. and at 12 noon Saturday. A youth poultry, rabbit, and hog show will take place at 6 p.m. Friday, along with the Tractor Pull. The ATV Drag Race will begin at 12 noon on Saturday, followed by the Tractor Show at 2 p.m. The Fair will rap up with the Demolition Derby beginning at 5.30 on Saturday evening. Gates will open at 4 p.m. during the weekdays and 12 noon on Saturday. Admission for Wednesday is $2 for children 11 and under and $5 for adults. Thursday night is Family Free night and Friday and Saturday admission will be $10 for adults $2 for children.
August 19th, 2015 Rob