The Cherokee County Fair begins today, July 12 and runs through July 15.
Thursday's activities include, swine, rabbit, poultry, and horse shows along with a flag presentation by the American Legion, and Vetrans of Foreign Wars by American Legion Post 230 and Vietnam Vetrans of America, Chapter 888 and a rodeo will end the night's festivities at 7:30 p.m.
Friday night activities include free watermelon by Heritage Bank and a performance by Tom Wurth at 7:30 p.m. Tom Wurth, a native to Marcus, is a contemporary country singer with traditional appeal. A teen dance will begin at 9 p.m.
Saturday calls for kid's day from noon - 4 p.m. along with the diaper derby, pedal tractor pull, and more 4 - H animal shows The evening entertainment includes a demolition derby at 6:30 p.m.
Sunday's events will be go kart races starting at 1 p.m. The Fair Queen contest will begin at 5:30 p.m..
Daily events include exhibits in the commercial buildings, family craft buildings and 4-H buildings. There will also be a petting zoo, pony rides and much more