Tag: Don Merkens

Norman County Vintage Snowmobile Club to Kick Off Snowmobiling Season with 22nd Annual Show

Ada, MN — Snow or no snow, the Norman County Vintage Snowmobile Club’s 22nd Annual Vintage Snowmobile Show will continue on this Saturday, December 4th at the Main Street Bar in Ada. The event is being held in conjunction with the Old Fashioned Family Christmas Festival. There is no cost to enter snowmobiles in the…
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December 1, 2021 0

Oktoberfest this Sunday at Norman County Fairgrounds!

Ada, MN — Get a taste of Germany this Sunday, September 26th as part of the Oktoberfest meal at the Norman County Fairgrounds Coliseum. The Norman County Agricultural Society is continuing up their tradition of serving up smorgasbord of german sausage, sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, green beans, potato salad, dinner rolls, and delicious homemade desserts. Norman…
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September 24, 2021 0

Today is Youth Day at the Norman County Fair!

Ada, MN — Today is Youth Day at the 125th Norman County Fair, which is a day geared at providing affordable fun for the youngest group of fairgoers. The big highlight of the day will be the $1 rides from Noon until 5pm on the Mighty Thomas Carnival. Throughout the afternoon there will be a…
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June 24, 2021 0

Norman County Fair Board President Previews the Food of this Year’s Fair

Ada, MN — Some people go to the Norman County Fair for the Mighty Thomas Carnival on midway, some like to tour the livestock buildings, and some go for the grandstand events, but it’s probably “fair” to say we all go to sample the mouthwatering food. Norman County Fairboard President Don Merkens says they have…
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June 22, 2021 0

125th Norman County Fair to Welcome Lumberjack Show, Mechanical Puppets, & Tripwire as New Attractions in 2021

Ada, MN — It took an extra year to get here, but better late than never the 125th Norman County Fair gets underway this Wednesday June 23th and will continue through June 26th. Like nearly every other county fair across the state, the Norman County Fair was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Up until…
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June 21, 2021 0

All Systems Go for the 125th Norman County Fair

Ada, MN — All systems are go for the 125th Norman County Fair! Governor Walz’s latest turn of the dial for event restrictions helped give the green light for this year’s fair, which will take place June 23rd – 26th. Many of the same attractions are scheduled to return this summer, including racing at the…
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March 15, 2021 0