A Great Vacation

Mike Eli from the Eli Young Band at the U.P. State Fair

I was able to take a little vacation this past Wednesday through Sunday and I went to the Eli Young Band Concert and Drummond Island! First of all, my sister and brother showed their pigs at the fair and did great! That night I was going to the Eli Young Band Concert at the U.P.… Continue reading A Great Vacation

U.P. State Fair Going on Now!

Who knew our pigs were white?!

The U.P. State Fair, going on at the Escanaba fairgrounds, is getting bigger and even better! Now that the state doesn’t fund the event, it seems like it is doing even better with more buildings being added and more attractions. My family has brought our camper down and camped out at the fair for 13… Continue reading U.P. State Fair Going on Now!

Who Wants a Pig?

My little brother's male pig weighing 273 pounds!

My younger brother and sister have been working hard to get their pigs ready for the fairs this year and now they will be bringing them down to the U.P. State Fair in Escanaba to show and sell them! Yes, it is a sad time on Sunday when they have to say goodbye to their… Continue reading Who Wants a Pig?

The Marquette County Fair Starts in 2 Days!

Our pigs will be at the U.P. State Fair

The Marquette County Fair is coming up this Thursday! It runs August 9th-12th and it is at the Marquette County Fairgrounds, 715 Co. Rd. 553 Sands Township. It starts at noon on Thursday and is $5.00 a person, $1 for ages 5-11. Only $1 for senior citizens on Thursday too! There is a whole line… Continue reading The Marquette County Fair Starts in 2 Days!

Huge Weekend at the Alger County Fair

Our pigs, when they were little, now they are 240 pounds and ready for the fair!

It’s that time of year again…first the Alger County Fair in Chatham tomorrow, then the Marquette County Fair at the fairgrounds in Sands, August 10th, and then finally the U.P. State Fair down in Escanaba on August 13th! I will be down at the Alger County fairgrounds as much as I can and I will… Continue reading Huge Weekend at the Alger County Fair