Welcome to the Photo Gallery 2013!

We would like to thank photographers Steve Lehto Jr, Linda Kangas Slining, Jim Saari, Sarah Ruuttila, Tiffany Cunico Hanson and Mikal Films along with all of our facebook friends for their great photos of the fair.  If you have any pictures or videos of the fair...please let us know...we'd love to see them!  
   
Click the first picture and enjoy the slideshow! 
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Tom Auvinen, Keith Tippet and Red Richardson install the new sign.
The Turn 2 Saloon is now open.
Ashley Hampston finds a temporary home for her new friend.
Old Fair Board Chairman never die, they just volunteer elsewhere. Thanks Mr, Thomas!
Mikal Films interview Spectrum employee Bill Collins for a documentary.
Food Inspector John Shivo checks out Heather Lynn Concessions wagon on Thursday.
Blue the Pig is ready for four days at the fair.
Marty's Goldenaires marches to the grandstand show.
Marty's Goldenaires are sponsored by Edward Jones Representatives Rebecca Lynch and Joseph Lemke
Marty's drum line
Marty's marching out after the show.
Marty's Goldenaires finish up their show at the Aurora Club booth on the fairgrounds.
Mikal Films photo - Carnival the movie.com
Mikal Films photo - Carnival the movie.com
Karen Thomas works the Expo Building.
The petting zoo featured a hedgehog at the fair
Kim Kolesar sets up the booth for the Western U.P. Trail Association
The event that started it all...Harness Racing
Amy Hamel(left) watches as Nancy Kangas enters information into the computer for the Harness Racing results. Great Work Ladies!
It's never to young to start working with cattle.
Tiffany Cunico Hanson photo
The Tilt A Whirl was one of the most popular rides with lines forming early.
Dave and Dan Barbacovi of Spectrum Entertainment - Mikal Films photo
Megan and Kaylan work the Lemonade Stand
Vince Anthony opens for Steve Holy, sponsored by Heather Lynn Concessions
Vince Anthony guitarist Ron
Vince Anthony bass player Logan
Vince Anthony drummer George
Vince Anthony
Mikayla and Kathy Jo Koval introduce Steve Holy
Country Music Recording Artist Steve Holy
Steve Holy and Band
Megan Volaski photo
Steve Holy sponsored by Stoffel's Country Store
Chelsea Auvinen photo
Steve Holy and the Stoffel's the show sponsors
Steve Holy with the Turn 2 Saloon crew
God Bless America!
Crowds form early
on Saturday
And they're off!
Harness racer round the track
Joan Overway(left) works on paperwork for a harness racer after the race.
Pedal Tractor Pull sponsored by The Gribble Family
Over head view of the Pedal Tractor Pull.
Kids of all ages participate in the Tractor pull
Winners of the Pedal Tractor Pull - Tiffany Cunico Hanson photo
The Empty Handed Vagabonds performed Friday and Saturday at the fair.
The Empty Handed Vagabonds were sponsored by Hautala's Bar and Brewster's Northwoods Bar and Grill.  Thanks for your support!
This is what they look like prior to being Extra Crispy!
The horses line up for the Horse Pull.
The Return of Horse Pulling
Horse Pulling at the fair
The teams of horses make it look easy.
Skid Steer Services- Bruce Eppolite help load weights for the Horse Pull
Now there is some real HORSEPOWER!
Time to get some fair food!
The Teds entertain fairgoers on Saturday afternoon.
Nicole Oie of the Teds belts out a tune for fairgoers.
 Guitar/Vocals  Ryck Holm of the Teds takes a quick water break.
Mike Hitt keeps the beat with the Teds.
Fair Board Chairman Jim Gribble
The 4H Market Livestock Auction
The Grand Champion Steer raised by Zeb Magley, purchased by Snow Country
Lyle Somero of Ironwood raised "Harry" a Polled Herford steer, which was the Reserve Champion of the auction.  It was purchased by Bessemer Plywood.
Janelle Lekies of Ironwood raided "Raider" a 283lb Yorkshire Cross Hog.  It was purchased by Bessemer Plywood.
People enjoy checking out the animals in the Stock Pavilion, and they love to pose for photos.
Kids enjoy the games on the Carnival Midway.
Spectrum game agent Jackie works with this little guy to pick his turtles from the Turtle Pick Game.  He won a light saber!  Congrats!
Tiffany Cunico Hanson photo
Mikal Films photo
The High Roller continues to be one of the most popular rides for those who are brave enough!
Mikal Films photo - Carnival the movie.com
Interesting things can be found in the Expo Building.
Baby bunnies  are found in the Poultry Pavilion
Fair employee Marissa Casari heads to help out in the office.
As a Tribute to our Armed Services, this truck was featured at the fair next to the Expo Building
Cloverland Motors offers ATV's and more at the fair.
Even a Llama showed up at the fair.,
Time to head to the Horse Arena
Stateline MX
Racing a track made by racers for racers.
Auctioneer Don Hitt works the 3rd Annual Pie Auction
Kyle Anderson temps Fair Board Chariman Jim Gribble with a pie at the Annual Pie Auction
Kyle Anderson, Don Hitt and Marilyn Fudaley run the Annual Pie Auction
Tiziani Sand & Gravel owner Steve Tiziani with his daughter purchased the Grand Champion Youth pie for $260.000  The pie was baked and donated by Mikayla Koval
Stoffel's Country Store purchased the Grand Champion Adult pie for $377.00 at the Annual Pie Auction. The pie was baked and donated by Karen Cebolski (right)
The annual tractor parade is a favorite of fairgoers
Jeff Lekies drives the tractor through the annual Tractor Parade.
Linda Slining photo of this little guy watching the Tractor Parade.
The Carl (Rudy) Martinson Memorial  Vintage Farm Show on Sunday offers tractors and equipment like this sawmill.
The Vintage Farm Show also featured an old water pump system this year.
The Expo Building is where locals show the lovely flowers they have grown this year.
Faith Klemmett of Houghton returns to her hometown with her children for the fair.  They enjoy riding the rides together at the annual event.
Tammy Kann sends us this picture from on top of the Ferris Wheel.  Thanks Tammy!
The T&C bull rest before the show.
Chelsea Jo Auvinen presents the flag for the opening ceremonies of the T&C Rodeo
Sarah Ruuttila photo
The youngest girl rides around the barrels at the T&C Rodeo Show, and was the crowd favorite!
Fair Board Member Kathy Jo Koval rides in the show
Bull Riding was one of the highlights of this years fair.
Ironwood resident Marlene Holden rides the bull at the T&C Rodeo
Marlene and Goobie show off the dance moves, hey, we might have video!
8 seconds is all they need, and it's not the easiest thing to do.
The rodeo clowns (including Goobie inside the barrell) work to get the bulls back into the pens.
Michael "Goobie" Smith and his wife entertain the crowd during the rodeo
Goobie should learn never to use his wife in the show!
The T&C Rodeo
Sarah Ruuttila photo
Goobie poses for the camera - Tiffany Cunico Hanson photo
Once again "Goobie" makes the crowd laugh!
Bull riding with T&C
Bull Riding with T&C Rodeo
Mikal Films photo
The midway with the fireworks of the rodeo in the sky.  Mikal Films photo
After the four days of the fair, it's time to take a nap!  Good Night!
The Spectrum Carnival Midway at night.