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Talent, stars, food, rides, games — what more could you ask for?

The 100th Halifax County Fair will kick off Tuesday for its five-day run at the fairgrounds with an exciting entertainment lineup for fairgoers featuring recognition of the Dixie Youth baseball and softball championship teams, a Salute To Veterans, Joey + Rory, Doc McKenzie and the Hi-Lites, Buxton-Hughes, Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives, a Saturday Bluegrass Music Festival, an exciting midway, exhibits and spectacular fireworks shows.

The midway will open daily Tuesday through Friday at 5 p.m. and on Saturday at noon featuring rides for the young and the adventurous.

Free grandstand shows are scheduled Tuesday through Saturday with the recognition of Dixie Youth baseball and softball championship teams at 5:45 p.m. followed by the 4-H talent show tomorrow at 6 p.m. and then the Salute to Veterans featuring a performance by the 29th Virginia National Guard Band.

Wednesday evening Joey + Rory will perform at 8 p.m.

On the grandstand Thursday, Doc McKenzie and the Hi-Lites will entertain at 8 p.m.

Country music artist Buxton-Hughes is the headliner Friday at 8 p.m.

Saturday Bluegrass Festival
The Bluegrass Festival will kick off at noon Saturday with concerts by Junior Sisk and Rambler’s Choice, Ebony Hillbillies and Lawson Creek Grass II.

Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives will be concert at 8 p.m.

Exhibits

Fair exhibits will be judged today.

Spectacular fireworks are scheduled Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.