LANSING, Mich. — The fast few days of summer seem grim, but there's still a chance to enjoy some outdoor festivities.
The annual Eagle Fair Days are back in town Sept. 5 through Sept. 8.
Exhibits, merchant booths, a beer tent and ball tournaments are just some of the activities happening at the event.
On Friday, there's an Ox roast at 6 p.m. followed by a beer tent that will be open from 6 p.m. until 1 a.m. No one under the age of 21 is allowed in the tent after 5 p.m. Live entertainment will also be provided from 7:30 p.m. until 11:30 p.m.
There will also be a Demo-car scramble at 7:30 p.m. The gates open at 5 p.m., registration is open from 5-6:30 p.m. Drivers will be meeting at 7 p.m. Admission is $10, kids 4 to 10 get in for $5 and kids under 3 get in for free. For more information, contact Jeff Oberg 517-712-1302.
On Saturday, the event runs from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Here's the schedule for Saturday as listed on the Eagle Fair Days website:
-10 a.m. Bake Sale in Exhibit Hall
-11 a.m. Parade (Parade Open Entry), Email entry to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, contact Jeff Oberg 517-712-1302.
-12 p.m.Chicken Barbecue
12 p.m. - 1 a.m. Beer Tent (no one under 21 admitted in beer tent after 5 pm)
12 p.m. - 8 p.m. Fair Exhibits in Reception Hall
1 p.m. Kiddie Tractor Pulls, Registration 12:30 p.m. at Tennis Court
2 p.m. Kornhole Tourney, Kountry Kornhole and Fat Boy Boards will be hosting a double elimination cornhole tourney in the beer tent at Eagle Days. Parking is free and entry to the beer tent and fair is free. 2 divisions: social $20 per team and competitive $40 per team. ACL rules. Bring your own bags. Cash payouts. Check in and practice at 1 pm bags fly at 2 pm. Info contact Tom Martin 989 763 4552
3 p.m. Pulled Pork
3 p.m. Mud Bog, Gates open 1:00 pm, Registration 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., Admission $10, kids 4-10 $5, kids 3 and under are free. For more information, contact Jeremy King 734-231-7840
Here are the events scheduled for Sunday as listed on the Eagle Fair Days website:
-12 p.m. Old Timers Ball Game, Gary Davison 517-626-2382
Ball Tournament Finals
-12 p.m. Chicken Barbecue
-12 p.m. - 3 p.m .Fair Exhibits in Reception Hall
-12 p.m. - 10 p.m. Beer Tent (no one under 21 admitted in beer tent after 5 p.m.), 1 p.m. Demo-Car Scramble, Gates open 10:30 a.m., Registration 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Drivers Meeting at 12:30 p.m., Admission $10, kids 4-10 $5, kids 3 and under free. For more information, contact Jeff Rademacher 517-490-1787
3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Pick Up Fair Exhibits
6 p.m. 50/50 Drawing
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