Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Today at the Fair: Midway opens, Pageants, Demolition Derby

The Adair County Fair, 413 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY, opens tonight at 6pmCT with several big events tonight, Monday, July 9, 2012 and the first night with all the rides.

Myers International Midways, the family-oriented rides and entertainment amusement company from Gibsonton, Florida is set up on the midway. The fair is a P.O.P (Pay One Price-Ride All Rides) show, with a $10 per person admission to the fair covering all rides as well.

This evening, three pageants will be held in the New Pavillion.
  • The Baby Contest for 0-1 year olds, starts at 6pmCT. Randy Hadley, 270-634-3626, is in charge of this event, with 6 classes - 3 age groups. plus photogenic contest. The contest is sponsored by Flowers n Things.

  • The Little Mister and Miss Pageant will start at 7:15pmCT. Susan Lewis Perkinson, 270-634-0365, is in charge of this event. It is also sponsored by Flowers n Things.

  • The Miss Pre-Teen Pageant will start at 8pmCT. Susan Lewis Perkinson, , 270-634-0365, is in charge of this event. It is also sponsored by Flowers n Things.
At 8pmCT, the Small Car Demolition Derby begins on the Main Track. Thomas Long, 270-634-3172, is in charge of this event.

Details for the events are all in the big 2012 Adair County Fair catalog (Photo), available at several places around the county. By now, many country stores have at least one house copy for fair goers to peruse at the store at coffee.

The 2012 Adair County Fair & Horse Show printed catalogs are available at the office of Adair County Judge Executive Ann Melton, 424 Public Square; Adair County Extension Office, 409 Fairground Street, at the Chamber of Commerce office, 201 Burkesville Street, at Flowers n Things, 310 Campbellsville Street; and Grimsley's Jewelry, 102 Public Square.

For the Adair County Fair Schedule, see or check individual events each day in Events.

This story was posted on 2012-07-09 07:12:20
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.