Thursday's Entertainments


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.





The Bandanas

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

Annette Fragale

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.






Blue Earth County Free Fair

July 25th — 28th, 2019