Pike County Fair most successful in years

first_img Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Homann said the midway was filled each night with fun and thrills-a-minute.“We had a very good opening night on Tuesday and Wednesday was two-for-one night and that incentive brought out a good crowd,” he said. “The rest of the nights, we were packed from early until late. People just seemed to really enjoy everything that makes a county fair a special fall event.“We had six rides that were especially for kids and you could tell by the smiles that they had a ball. And, the camels on the midway were a big success. Camels are very difficult to train and these were well trained and people really enjoyed seeing them. The camels will be back again next year.” Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Latest Stories By The Penny Hoarder Sponsored Content Published 2:00 am Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Email the author Pike County Fair most successful in years Homann said the Troy Shrine Club will award about $4,000 in prize money to the exhibit winners. The categories ranged from barn animals to canned fruits and vegetables, woodworking and art work.“The Troy Shriners want to thank everyone who made the 2015 Pike County Fair a success,” he said. “To all of the entertainers, exhibitors, advertisers, sponsors and those who attended, we say thank you. We appreciate everyone for their support of the Troy Shine Club and we look forward to the 2016 Pike County Fair topping this one.”center_img Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson You Might Like Farm-City Committee evaluates, plans future events The Farm-City Committee of the Pike County Chamber of Commerce met Tuesday morning to discuss recent Farm-City Week events and… read more Print Article By Jaine Treadwell Book Nook to reopen Homann said the entertainment each night was outstanding and there was always a good crowd at the pavilion.“We pride ourselves in bringing some of the best local entertainment around to the Pike County Fair,” he said. And we had the best exhibits in several years and people remarked about how much they enjoyed the exhibits. We had a very large student art exhibit and it’s always good to see students participating in the county fair.” Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits The 2015 Pike County Fair Oct. 6-10 was the most successful Pike County fair since 2001 and boasted a 10 percent increase in attendance over last year’s fair.Homer Homann, president of the sponsoring Troy Shrine Club said he contributes the increased participation to an outstanding midway and new ideas and innovative thinking by the Shriners.“We opened the Pike County Fair on Tuesday night with the first ever Demolition Derby and we had between 700 and 900 people who came to the derby and then enjoyed the fair,” Homann said. “With this being our first Demolition Derby, it was a learning experience. We sat down with the drivers and the promoter after the derby to talk about how next year’s derby can be bigger and better and we’ll make those changes and adjustments. Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img

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