The Pike County Missouri Fair gets underway July 24th with lots of events and fun for young and old, alike.

In addition to the many livestock events, this year's fair features plenty of entertainment.

On Tuesday (7/24), moto-cross and dirt bike races take place, and a Bluegrass music concert featuring the Bluegrass Martins and the Clayl Hess Band.

Wednesday (7/25) features the truck pull and quad racing.

The pro tractor pull takes place on Thursday, (7/26) on the main track.

Friday, (7/27) at 7pm is the demolition derby, which is always a crowd favorite.

On Saturday (7/28), the Fair continues its tradition of  bringing Country artists to the area with Tracy Lawrence. Also appearing are a new group originally from Australia, The McClymonts, and Pike County native - singer/songwriter/ comedian and radio personality Bill Whyte.

For tickets and a complete schedule of events, check out the Fair's website. The fairground is located on Highway 54, just east of Bowling Green.