NEW ULM - Senior Citizens Day at the Brown County Fair is scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 11. The program starts at 10:30 a.m. in the New Ulm Civic Center building at the Brown County Fairgrounds. Admission is free.
The event will highlight entertainment by In Capable Hands, a professional husband and wife comedy duo with eye-catching juggling and quick-witted comic flair. Trained by Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, this innovative team has preformed at numerous fairs, festivals, corporate functions, on cruise lines, and at Disney World.
The event will also include pre-program music by the New Ulm Polka Band starting at 10 a.m., as well as special senior recognition and presentation of the 2011 Brown County Century Farm recipients. Brown County Public Health will also be providing free blood pressure checks from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Civic Center lobby.
In addition, compliments of the Brown County Fair Board, there will be juice, coffee and cookies served.