2019 Blue Earth County Fair Entertainment
“Project dollars for some of these programs were provided
by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund,
from the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment,
through partnership with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.”
Nominate a Senior Volunteer
If interested in nominating a Blue Earth County Senior contact—
Robin Tietz 507-420-5689 for more information.
Thursday, July 25th, 2019 — SENIOR DAY
Blue Earth County Fair and True Transit partnering
to provide rides to anyone interested July 25th
Thursday, July 25th 9am – 4 pm
True Transit will be providing FREE rides to the Fair from anywhere in
Blue Earth County on July 25 from 9am - 4pm.
Just call (507) 388-8783 to make your reservation by July 23rd.
ALL Senior Day Entertainment
in the Beer Gardens/Entertainment Building Area
The VINE Stompers
11 am show scheduled Entertainment Stage
This is a line dancing group of Seniors, made up of 15-20 performers.
They typically perform at care facilities and community events.
VINE offers different performance groups to bring smiles and joy to those
who are fortunate enough to see and hear their talents around the community.
If you are interested in learning how you can become involved
or have one of our VINE performers at your next event.
Contact Mary O’Sullivan at (507) 387-1666 for more information.
The Marv Nissel Band
Noon show scheduled Entertainment Area
The Marv Nissel Band is a polka variety family
band from New Ulm, Minnesota.
1 & 3 pm shows scheduled on the Entertainment Stage
Band Members—Barb Jorgensen, Bev Winzenburg and Rosie Henry
performing a “sweet sibling harmony” mixed with the classic songs
creating their own vintage sound enjoyed by all ages.
They have been performing for many years together.
They are entertaining, telling jokes and getting the crowd
involved in-between their performances of songs by
Hank Williams, The Judds, McCarter Sisters and John Denver.
Magician, Storyteller, Comedian
2:00 pm show scheduled Entertainment Area
Annette’s “Hat’s Off To Seniors” show will have on display some of
her fabulous treasured vintage hats. You can try them on and snap pictures
as you reminisce about the “Good Old Days” when you wouldn’t dare leave
the house without your most cherished hat! So slip on your finest
hat and join Annette as she regales fellow senior citizens with stunning magic
and delightful stories of the past. Her motto is “If you don’t
have wrinkles, you haven’t laughed enough!”
Kartoon Caricatures by Pete Wagner
1–3 and 4–6 pm near the Entertainment Stage/Beer Gardens Area
Pete Wagner is a well-known, major award-winning, widely published
and exhibited, highly experienced professional caricaturist and newspaper and TV
cartoonist. “Fastest Drawer in the Midwest” who draws “Funny Not Ugly”
kid- and family-friendly caricatures. So come early and be one of the lucky
to receive an amazing drawing of yourself or you with friends
or family, up to 4 faces per picture.