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Friday, August 19, 2011

Rainy River Valley Agricultural Fall Fair

The 2011 Rainy River Valley Agricultural Fall Fair is being held August 18-20 at the Emo Fairgrounds in Emo.

The parade will be held on Saturday August 20th. All participants are asked to assemble on Front Street in Emo at 10:30. Judging will take place at 11:00 a.m. sharp. The parade will proceed up to the Fair grounds at 12 noon. All information about participating in the parade is in the fair book which can be viewed HERE.

Fort Frances - Wilson's Stationary & Rainy Lake Sports
Devlin - Devlynn's & Greensides
Emo - Tompkin's Hardware, Village Variety & Cloverleaf Shop Easy
Barwick - Barwick Village Restaurant
Stratton - Stratton Restaurant
Rainy River - Rainy River Drug Store

    Advance midway tickets are on sale until Thursday evening August 18th - $28.00 a savings of $5.00.  Gate admission is $3.00 per person per day.  You do not need advanced midway tickets to enter the fairgrounds.  You can pay your $3.00 admission at the gate.

    For complete fair information, please visit their website at