Fair highlights Street Legal Pull

KAYLA BREEN/STAFF PHOTOFairgoers scream and laugh as they twirl high above the ground on the YO-YO-Swing thrill ride at the Clinton County Fair. The rides, food, fun and displays continue through Sunday at the fairgrounds in Morrisonville. See a schedule of today’s events on Page A3.

MORRISONVILLE — Gears will be grinding at the grandstand tonight as the Clinton County Fair hosts its annual Street Legal Pull.

The event starts at 4 p.m. at the Glenn Gillespie Stage, sponsored by 97.5 Eagle Country.

Today is Special Day for Special People & Senior Citizens Day at the Clinton County Fairgrounds, Morrisonville.

Seniors age 62 and up pay half-price gate admission ($4) until 4 p.m.

Special people may enter free, with counselors/guardians paying half price ($4). Proof of Group required.

Regular gate admission is adults, $8; children, 12 years and under free.

Grandstand Show: 4 p.m., Street Legal Truck Pull. Pit Pass, $10; Grandstand, $7.

Here’s today’s schedule:

9 a.m.: English Horse Show.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Songs with Brock Gonyea pn the Sample Lumber Co. LLC Center Court Stage.

Noon: Carnival rides start.

Noon to 9 p.m.: 4-H Dairy Bar open.

Noon 2:30, 8 p.m.: “The Marvelous Mutts” (Dog Show) sponsored by Tammy Perotte Sears RE/MAX North Country & Palmer Veterinary Clinic.

1 p.m.: 4-H Small Animal Show.

1 to 3 p.m.: 4-H public presentations in the 4-H Building.

1:30, 4:30, 6:30 p.m.: Buffalo Barfiel, sponsored by JP Signs & BM Speciality Waterworks.

1, 3:30, 7:30 p.m.: Tropigal Revue (comedy, puppets and live animal show). Sponsored by WellNow Urgent Care, BM Speciality Waterworks, Sam’s Club & Berkshire Farm Center.

2, 4, 7 p.m.: Pipsqueak’s Party Time Clown Show sponsored by Price Chopper/ Market 32 on the Children’s Stage.

3 to 6 p.m.: Music by Classic Country Band at the Stewart’s Shops Gazebo.

4 p.m.: Street Legal Truck Pull, sponsored by 97.5 Eagle Country at the Glenn Gillespie Stage sponsored by Casella Waste Management, in front of the Sample Lumber Co. LLC & D.S. Specialties Inc. Grandstand.

6 p.m.: Open Beef Cattle Show in the Sun Community News & Suburban Propane Cattle Barn; Coin Hunt in the sawdust pile sponsored by UFirst FCU, Dannemora FCU, TD Bank, Peru FCU, Champlain National Bank, Community Bank, NBT Bank, and Dupuis & Son ($100 added to pile each day).

7 p.m.: Michael Blaine Master Hypnotist on the Sample Lumber Company LLC Center Court Stage. Sponsored by Fidelis Care

8:30 to 11 p.m.: Songs with Mike Caso at the Stewart’s Shops Gazebo.

9 p.m. to midnight: Classic Country Band” in the B&B Saloon.