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Auction, dairy show and tractor pull highlight busy Friday at Pierce County Fair

The Round Barn's lower floor center is filled with floral entries to the Pierce County Fair. Photo by Bill Kirk.1 / 3
Teamsters move the stone forward during Thursday evening horse pull competition at the Grandstand.2 / 3
An entrant in the Pierce County Fair's talent show Thursday evening strums his six-string. Photo by Bill Kirk.3 / 3

Day two of the 130th Pierce County Fair in Ellsworth kicks off right away at 9 a.m. with judging in junior beef and horses plus the open class dairy show.

The judging takes place a stone's throw from each other in the Arena Barn and the Horse Arena.

The Arena Barn will also be the location of tonight's Pierce County 4-H/FFA Auction, which begins at 6:30 p.m.

The other big event of the evening is the annual Pierce County Fair tractor pull which begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Grandstand.

Also taking place throughout the day are chainsaw carving demonstrations and shows involving Ozseeker the clown, Glen Gerard's comedy magic show and hypnotist Sami Dare. The carnival rides open at 10:30 a.m.