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School Closings, Delays & Cancellations

CLOSINGS, DELAYS & CANCELLATIONS
These are for: Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Schools CLOSED

Adams-Friendship
Alma
Alma Center-Humbird-Merrillan
Altoona
Aquinas Catholic Schools
Arcadia
Augusta
Bangor
Black River Falls
Blair-Taylor
Caledonia
Cashton
Christ St. John's, West Salem
Cochrane-Fountain City
Coulee Region Christian, West Salem
Eau Claire
Eleva-Strum
Fall Creek
Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau
Gilman
Gilmanton
Granton
Greenwood
Hillsboro
Holmen
Houston
Independence, SSPP CLOSED too
La Crescent-Hokah
La Crescent Montessori
La Crosse
Loyal
Mauston
Melrose-Mindoro
Mondovi
Neillsville
New Lisbon
Norwalk-Ontario-Wilton
Onalaska
Onalaska Luther
Osseo-Fairchild
Owen-Withee
Pepin
Pittsville
Queen of Apostle, Tomah
Royall
Sparta
Spring Grove
St. Paul Lutheran, Tomah
Stanley-Boyd
Thorp
Tomah
Viroqua
West Salem
Westby
Whitehall
Winona
Southeast Technical, Winona Campus
St. Mary's University, Winona
UW Stout

Schools DELAYED Two-Hours:
UW-Eau Claire, for classes starting before 10am

Other Cancellations:
Black River Child Care Center and PreSchool - CLOSED
Boys and Girls Club, Jackson County Center - CLOSED
Eau Claire County Meals on Wheels and Meal Sites - CLOSED
Headstart, BRF - CLOSED
Ho-Chunk Nation Government Offices and Clinics - CLOSED
Jackson County Senior Dining Sites - CLOSED
Jackson County Home Delivered Meals - CLOSED
Jackson County Senior Transportation Bus - CLOSED
Kids Kountry Learning Center, Tomah - CLOSED
La Crosse County Senior Nutrition Sites - CLOSED
Luthern Social Services, The Connect, and a Place For You - CLOSED
Learn and Play Daycare and PreSchool - CLOSED
Monroe County Senior Dining Sites - CLOSED
Riverfront, BRF Facility - CLOSED
The Salon Professional Academy, Onalaska - CLOSED
Senior Stay Fit Classes - CANCELLED

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Black River Falls, WI weather

Jackson County Fair

  • Written by Tony Hart
  • Published in Community

157th Jackson County Fair

August 3 - 7, 2016

Jackson County Fair Park

Black River Falls, WI

Check out the Jackson County Fair's website here
Check out the 2016 Jackson County Fair Book here

Gate Admission:
Adult - Season Button: $8.00 - Daily: $3.00
Children 8-13 - Daily: $2.00

Huge Carnival by
Wenzel Amazement Shows

Click here for Carnival Specials - EVERYDAY!

Beverages and music in the Beer Garden
See below for music schedule

Throughout the Fair: See the Vietnam War Memorial "Paper Wall."  
A tribute to the 1,244 Wisconsin service men and women (KIA or MIS) on display in the Lunda Arena

Tuesday, August 2nd
6:00pm: Miss Jackson County Coronation, Lunda Theatre

Wednesday, August 3rd
9:00am: Dog Obedience/Showmanship/Agility Show, Animal Arena
4:00pm: Food Show
7:00pm: Local Truck and Tractor Pull, Grandstand

Thursday, August 4th
11:00am: Judging Begins
5:30pm: Pie Eating Contest, Outside Stage
6:00pm: Special Needs Rodeo, Grandstand

7:00pm: Rice's Bull Riding and Barrel Racing, Grandstand
Rodeo Tickets - $10.00 in advance ($12.00 day of show)
Buy advance tickets at: Any Bank, Credit Union,
Fair Board Member, 4-Seasons Quick Stop

8:00pm: Music in the Beer Garden - Midnight Entertainment

Friday, August 5th
8:30am: Judging Begins
1:30: Livestock Ultra Sound Demo

7:00pm: Lawn Mower Races, Grandstand
Tickets - $5.00
Buy advance tickets at: Any Bank, Credit Union, 
Fair Board Member, 4-Seasons Quick Stop

6:00-9:00pm: Youth Livestock/Dairy Mixer/Scavanger Hunt

1:00-5:00pm: Live Music in the Beer Garden - Eddie Ray

9:00pm: Live Music in the Beer
Garden - Divided Highway

Saturday, August 6th
8:00am: Judging Begins
11:00am: Draft Horse Hitch Class Judging, Outdoor Arena
11:00am: Little Britches Show
11:00: Old Timer Show
Noon: Best Homemade Cookies Contest
Noon: Bird/Animal Calling Contest
3:00pm: Kid's Pedel Pull, Animal Arena
6:30pm: Junior Livestock Auction, Animal Arena
7:00pm: Dairy Basket Silent Auction, Animal Arena

7:00pm: Badger State Tractor/Truck Pull, Grandstand
Tickets - $10.00 in advance ($12.00 day of show)

Buy tickets at: Any Bank, Credit Union,
Fair Board Member, 4-Seasons Quick Stop

1:00pm: Live Music Beer Garden - Eddie Ray
9:00pm: Live Music in the Beer Garden - The Freezers

Sunday, August 7th
Senior Citizen Day

8:30am: Horse Drill Team Performance, Outdoor Arena
9:00am: Church Service
9:30am: Draft Horse Halter Show
Noon-2:00pm: 4-H Demo Squad

12:30pm: Demolition Derby, Grandstand
Tickets - $10.00

Buy tickets at: Any Bank, Credit Union,
Fair Board Member, 4-Seasons Quick Stop
Combine Demo following

3:00pm: Herdsmanship Awards, Animal Show Arena
3:30pm: Parade of Champions, Animal Show Arena
4:30pm: Exhibits Released

Black River Falls