Friday is Military/Veteran Appreciation Day at the Canyon County Fair, and the day also features one of the fairs most popular events, Hogs n Mud wrestling.
The messy event, sponsored by Specific Steel, is set for 6 p.m. in the rodeo arena of the Caldwell fairgrounds.
Friday nights concert, free with paid admission to the fair, features country music singer Sara Evans at 8 p.m. on the Main Stage.
Other fair highlights Friday include:
12:30, 4:45 and 7:45 p.m. Magician Kent Messmer, Community Stage
12:45 p.m. Boise Cloggers, Entertainment Stage
1:30, 7:15 and 9:45 p.m. Juggler Curtis Carlyle, Community Stage
2, 5 and 9 p.m. Dizzy Hips, Entertainment Stage
2 p.m. Cherry pie-baking contest, OConnor Field House
2:45 p.m. High Desert Band, Community Stage
3, 6 and 10 p.m. Comedy Hypnotist Don Barnhart, Entertainment Stage
4 p.m. Carnival midway opens
4 p.m. Big Wheel Race, Farm Bureau Contest Corral
4:30 p.m. Opening ceremonies with colors presented by Gem State Young Marines, Entertainment stage
5:45 and 8:45 p.m. Reptile Adventures, Entertainment Stage
6 p.m. Hogs n Mud wrestling, rodeo arena
7 p.m. Siphon-tube setting contest, Farm Bureau Contest Corral
8 p.m. Sara Evans, Main Stage
8 p.m. Hispanic Folkloric Dancers of Idaho, Entertainment Stage