More food on a stick! Much closer though. No need to travel 90 minutes on Highway 83 but travel a short distance on I 94 to New Salem. It's Morton Country Fair time at the fairgrounds in New Salem.

The fair will be held from Thursday to Sunday at the Morton County Fairgrounds.

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The fun starts at 8:30 AM Thursday with the 4-H General Achievement Day. Horse lovers will enjoy the 4-H Horse Show at 10 AM.

The 4-H Livestock Achievement Day will begin at 8:30 AM Friday. One of the highlights will include The NDRA rodeo at 6:30PM, with a dance following featuring 32 Below. Live music continues Saturday with Redline.

The Morton Country Fair continues Saturday with a barrel racing competition at 11 AM. Various types of entertainment and fun for the entire family will be held throughout the day in the Entertainment Building.

The midway will include all of the rides the kids and family can enjoy. The activities will take place on the fairgrounds from noon to 5 PM Saturday.

The annual barbecue chicken supper will be served at 4:30PM Saturday, with the Morton County Power Pull following at 6 PM and the rodeo at 6:30 PM.

The fair continues Sunday.