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  • =) great minds think alike?

    October 13, 2011 at 7:45 a.m.
  • That's funny, jpuente - you and I replied at the same time!

    October 13, 2011 at 7:27 a.m.
  • familyman - the bands are listed under "schedule of events".

    October 13, 2011 at 7:25 a.m.
  • Dear Familyman,

    Thanks for your question. If you look at the breakouts on the side of the story you will see the schedule of events including bands.

    Schedule of Events

    Thursday

    5 p.m. - Cantina and carnival open

    Friday

    5 p.m. - Cantina and carnival open

    Craft and food vendors open

    Brian Milson

    Petting zoo/pony rides

    Paintball shooting range

    5:30 p.m. - Children's parade

    6 p.m. - Youth road race

    7:30 p.m. - Guadalupe Surfers

    10 p.m. - Bobby Allen and 87 South

    Saturday

    7:30 a.m. - 5K fun run registration

    8 a.m. - 5K fun run start

    10 a.m. - Craft and food vendors open

    Cantina opens

    Petting zoo/pony rides

    Gold Mine

    Paintball shooting range

    10:15 a.m. - Motorcycle tour

    10:30 a.m. - Grand parade

    Noon - Jeremy Steding

    Carnival opens

    South Texas Gunfighters

    Quilt Show at fire station

    Magic Show

    Paintball shooting range

    12:30 p.m. - Mutton bustin'/pig scramble

    1:30 p.m. - Mutton bustin'/pig scramble

    2:30 p.m. - Salsa contest turn in

    2:30 p.m. - Kyle Bennett Band

    4:30 p.m. - Motorcycle tour winners announced

    5 p.m. - Bart Crow Band

    7 p.m. - Cook-off awards

    7 p.m. - Cory Morrow

    9 p.m. - Kyle Park

    11 p.m. - Kevin Fowler

    Sunday

    Noon - Carnival opens

    The Loaded Guns

    1 p.m. - Lil wrangler rodeo

    2 p .m. - Children's tractor pull

    2:30 p.m. - Children's cook-off

    3 p.m. - Barrel horse races

    3:15 p.m. - Children's cook-off turn in

    3:30 p.m. - DJ Val

    5:30 p.m. - Cook-off awards

    6 p.m. - Carnival closes

    6:30 p.m. - Festival giveaway drawing

    You will also see a note that reads, "For more on the musical lineup, see Thursday's Get Out."

    We hope you will grab a paper today and take a look at our Get Out. Or you can take a look at our digital edition http://tinyurl.com/3apxdhj

    Sincerely,

    Jessica Puente
    Interactivity editor
    361-580-6311

    October 13, 2011 at 7:24 a.m.
  • What? No bands at the fair this year? Not a mention. Even after the battle of the bands back in the spring of this year. VicAd. Music will bring more people to the fair so let us know if there are going to be live music at the fair. Usually live music is a staple of the county fair.

    October 13, 2011 at 5:51 a.m.