Waupaca County Fair organizers are now taking registrations a for the Catch a Pig Contest.
Slated for 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, the Catch a Pig Contest 40 teams attempting to place a pig in a barrel.
Each team will have three members, all male or all female. Minimum age is 16. Parent or guardian’s notarized signature is required for contestant under age 18. Each team must have a team name. Costumes are encouraged, but participants are reminded that this is a family event.
Fastest teams and those with the most creative costumes will be awarded prizes ranging from $100 to $25.
Team pre-registration is required and. Go to www.waupacacountyfair.org for rules and registration. The registration fee is $25 per team and the first forty teams will be accepted.
Mail the registration form and entry fee to Waupaca County Fair, P.O. Box 191, Weyauwega, WI 54983. Call 920-867-3395 or 715 258-7440 for more information.
Grandstand admission to see the Catch a Pig Contest is $5 for adults, $3 for children 6-11, and free for children under 6.