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Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Today @ Waukesha County Expo, 3 p.m.

The oldest county fair in Wisconsin, the Waukesha County Fair keeps its events fresh and its entertainment big. This year's fair will feature the Second Annual...
Sunday, July 19, 2009

Today @ Waukesha County Expo Center

The Wisconsin State Fair doesn’t begin until August 6, but for those jonesing for livestock and fried food, the neighboring Waukesha County Fair, which runs through Sunday, has your fix. The fair closes today with attractions including a truck and tractor pull, a pie-eating contest, a western horse show and a headlining 6 p.m. performance from REO Speedwagon. Although the group’s classic lineup dissolved years ago, the band’s current roster has been intact...
Saturday, July 18, 2009

Today @ Waukesha County Expo Center

The Wisconsin State Fair doesn’t begin until August 6, but for those jonesing for livestock and fried food, the neighboring Waukesha County Fair, which runs through Sunday, has your fix. Attractions today include a cream-puff eating contest, bingo, truck and tractor pulls and a headlining performance from two ’90s alternative-pop bands, the Gin Blossoms and Tonic. This could be your last chance this summer to hear “Hey Jealousy” while eating...
08.20.2010 | | Posted at 06:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
It's one of the saddest things I've ever seen on Myspace, and I've seen a lot of sad things on Myspace. "Please don't request 'Breakfast at Tiffany's,'" the Gin Blossoms write on their Myspace page. "It's not even a Gin Blossoms song (it's by Deep Blue Something.)" So this is what it's come to. The Gin Blossoms were disciples of Big Star, R.E.M. and The Replacements, and for a time, they seemed ...
Friday, July 17, 2009

Today @ Waukesha County Expo Center

The Wisconsin State Fair doesn’t begin until August 6, but for those jonesing for livestock and fried food, the neighboring Waukesha County Fair, which runs through Sunday, has your fix. Attractions today include a knitting and crocheting demonstration, bingo, a pizza-eating contest and music from southern-rockers Southbound from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m., followed by...
Thursday, July 16, 2009

Today @ Waukesha County Expo Center

The Wisconsin State Fair doesn’t begin until August 6, but for those jonesing for livestock and fried food, the neighboring Waukesha County Fair, which runs through Sunday, has your fix. Among the attractions today are a 7 p.m. demolition derby, a 5 p.m. watermelon eating contest, a $23 unlimited ride special at the midway and not one but two performances from oldies favorites...
Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Today @ Waukesha County Expo Center

The Wisconsin State Fair doesn’t begin until August 6, but for those jonesing for livestock and fried food, the neighboring Waukesha County Fair, which opens today and runs through Sunday, has your fix. Among the attractions today are a 6 p.m. garden tractor pull competition, a 5 p.m. bubble-gum blowing contest for children, performances from the rock bands Crossfire (at 7 p.m.) and Plumb Loco...
Friday, July 18, 2008

Tonight @ the Waukesha County Fair

Minneapolis rock heroes Soul Asylum helped find several runaway children with the video for their hit single “Runaway Train,” but for most of this decade it was the band themselves that seemed to go missing. The returned in 2006 with The Silver Lining, another collection of Replacements-styled rock that picked up . . .

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