The Door County Fair Association has released information on the activities for the 2013 fair which runs Wednesday, July 31st through Sunday, August 4th, at John Miles County Park in Sturgeon Bay. Musical acts include Vic Ferrari, Glass Hammer, Boogie & The Yo-Yos, The Back Home boys & local favorite Mike Raye & the Works. Grandstand events planned include the enduro races, modified truck & tractor pull, motorcycle races & the demolition derby. Rides & midway attractions will again be provided by Mr. Ed’s Magical Midways.
Tickets for fair week, which include all rides, musical & grandstand events, will be $10 per person before 5PM, after that time, the price is $12. Discounts offered during the fair include $5 tickets for senior citizens, no rides/no cost for children under five & an opening day entry fee of $10 for those planning on trying the rides or $5 for those who are not.
A new web site & logo are being developed for the fair by Boettcher Communications of Sturgeon Bay. The marketing agency has been hired to assist the Fair Association with promotions for the 2013 fair. New this year is the Radio Jingle Contest. Door County area students are encouraged to write & compose their own jingle for the fair. Jingle judging will be held on Monday, April 22nd from 3:30PM to 6:30PM at the Third Avenue Playhouse in Sturgeon Bay. The winning jingle writer or group will receive $100 & free fair passes for each member. For more information, call (920)-818-0377. the Door County Fair has also added a facebook page, which you can find by clicking the following link: https://www.facebook.com/DoorCountyFair