PIPESTONE — Pipestone County native Jesse Moffitt returns to his home county to perform a magic show and hypnosis show during the 2019 Pipestone County Fair, which kicks off Wedneday in Pipestone. The fair continues through Aug. 3.

This year’s fair includes a variety of activities, from 4-H and FFA livestock competitions to music concerts and tethered balloon rides. Midwest Rides & Expositions will have carnival rides on the grounds.

A full schedule of events includes:

Wednesday, July 31

8 a.m.: 4-H Swine Show followed by the FFA Swine Show

8 a.m.: 4-H and FFA Horse Show

1 to 3 p.m.: Bingo, under the tent

2 p.m.: 4-H Poultry Show followed by the FFA Poultry Show

3 p.m.: 4-H Livestock Demonstrations

3 to 6 p.m.: Mister Twister balloon twisting, under the tent

4 to 5 p.m.: Jesse Moffitt Magic Show, under the tent

4 to 8 p.m.: Dar’s Pizza at the 4-H Food Stand

5:30 p.m.: 4-H Cat and Pet Show followed by open class Cat and Pet Show

6 p.m.: Farm Bureau Ag Talk Night, under the tent

7 p.m.: Kiddie Pedal Pull, Livestock Show Arena (registration from 6 to 7 p.m.)

Evening: POW/MIA Freedom Flight featuring hot air balloon and free tethered balloon rides, weather permitting.

Thursday, Aug. 1

8:30 a.m.: FFA Dairy Show followed by the 4-H Dairy Show

Noon to 2 p.m.: Bingo, under the tent

1 p.m.: FFA Sheep Show followed by the 4-H Sheep Show

3 to 7 p.m.: Sherwin Linton & the Cotton Kings (featuring Pam Linton), under the tent. The 6 p.m. show is a full tribute to Johnny Cash.

5 to 7 p.m.: Pipestone County Cattlemen’s Feed

5 to 7:30 p.m.: Summer Cruizin’ Car Show, all are welcome; prizes will be awarded

7 p.m.: Hot Foot Pullers Antique Tractor Pull, Grandstand

7 to 8:30 p.m.: Jesse Moffitt Hypnosis Show, show arena

Evening: POW/MIA Freedom Flight featuring hot air balloon and free tethered balloon rides, weather permitting.

Friday, Aug. 2

8 a.m.: FFA Beef Show followed by the 4-H Beef Show

1 to 3 p.m.: Bingo, under the tent

3 p.m.: FFA Rabbit Show followed by the 4-H Rabbit Show

5 p.m.: FFA Goat Show followed by the 4-H Goat Show

5 to 7 p.m.: Larry Olsen Polka Band, under the tent; Pipestone County Pork Producers Feed

7:30 p.m.: NTPA Truck and Tractor Pull, Grandstand

Evening: POW/MIA Freedom Flight featuring hot air balloon and free tethered balloon rides, weather permitting.

Saturday, Aug. 3

Rib Cook-Off Contest with Rib Feed open to public from 5 to 7 p.m.

8:30 a.m.: Premier Showmanship

1 p.m.: Ribbon Auction

1 to 3 p.m.: Bingo, under the tent

3 p.m.: 4-H Fun in the Show Arena

3 to 3:30 p.m.: Creedence Petroff, under the tent

4 to 5 p.m.: The Frogs Mens Quartet, under the tent

6 p.m.: Release of livestock & general projects; Ranch Rodeo, Horse Arena

8 to 11 p.m.: Johnny Holm Band, Grandstand