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On The Road with Big Blue – Knox County Fair Edition! The Big Blue Crew is getting ready for the Knox County Fair! 

The Knox County Fair is going on 7/25 – 7/31! WNZR will be at the Fair all week bringing you show results and highlights of all the activities, plus we’ll feature some amazing kids and tell the stories of our Knox County 4-H participants.  

  • Over 1,175 youth are exhibiting projects at the Fair from FFA Shop and Crop to still projects in the 4H booth building to animal projects in the barns.  

  • 762 youth exhibitors have 1,466 animal projects. 

  • Over 1,850 projects will be exhibited! 


The WNZR staff supports their hard work and will be cheering them on. Listen to WNZR all during Fair week for show results and highlights of everything on the schedule. Our Fair coverage starts around 4pm each day (Sunday -Friday)! We will broadcast 10am to 1pm on Saturday, 7/31.
 

You will find Big Blue near the Junior Fair Board Office. 


We have prizes for EVERYONE in the family!

Adults – you could win BEEF this year!
WNZR has partnered with the Mount Vernon Nazarene University Admissions Office, Kokosing Incorporated and A+ Autobrokers to purchase a Steer at the Knox County Junior Fair Sale. 
Four winners will split up the beef, processed by Smithhisler Meats.
Each winner will also receive a $100 gift card to Kroger courtesy of Cosby Heating and Cooling!
Each adult prize is valued at approximately $1000 dollars (includes sale price, processing, gift card and the 2021 On The Road with Big Blue t-shirt)!

 

*Our four winners will each receive approximately 100 pounds of beef, including round steak, cube steak, rump roast, sirloin steak, sirloin tip roast, porterhouse, t-bone, rib steak, short rib, brisket, chuck roast, arm roast, soup bone, hamburger, and stew beef. (Cuts may differ depending on the specific animal purchased.)* 

adults Get registered HERE or in person at the Fair.
*Employees and immediate family members of Kokosing Inc., A+ Autobrokers, Smithhisler Meats, Cosby Heating and Cooling, WNZR and MVNU Admissions are NOT permitted to participate in this giveaway. Immediate family members are mother, father, spouse, child, brother or sister.*

A complete list of rules for On The Road with Big Blue can be found HERE or at our tent.


Here’s how the giveaway works:

We have a new time for the giveaway this year! At 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 31, we begin drawing names. If your name is announced, you have 9 minutes and 9 seconds to call (740) 392-9090 or come to the WNZR Tent located near the Junior Fair Board Office at the Knox County Fair to claim your prizes.  

 

Names will be drawn until four (4) winners are secured. Each time WNZR draws a name, 9 minutes and 9 seconds will be given to claim the prize. Winners must be present or listening to WNZR, 90.9 FM to win.  Winners must provide proof of identification when claiming the grand prize. Only the registered winner may claim the grand prize. 

 

Registration deadline is Saturday, July 31 at 8 a.m. 

A complete list of rules is available at the WNZR Tent and HERE

 

KIDS of EVERY age can WIN at the Knox County Fair!
We’ll have a Kid’s ultimate summer fun prize basket to give away EVERY day of the fair!
That’s SEVEN incredible baskets.

 

Kids (10 and under) can register at the fair or HERE


Kids – you could win a summer sand bucket packed full of goodies including:
*sidewalk chalk 
*bubbles 
*Frisbees 
*beach ball
*splash ring
*water toys
*glow sticks
*sunscreen 

 

Each basket winner will also receive
- a Children’s Bible
- A Family 4 Pack of One-Day Passes to the Hiawatha Water Park and Pool ($32 value)
- the VeggieTales DVD “The Pirates Who Don’t Do Anything, - a VeggieTales Movie”
- the 2021 On The Road with Big Blue t-shirt
- and lots of WNZR goodies. 

Kid’s Prize baskets are for kids 10 and under. Each basket is valued at $70.
We will give away a kid’s prize basket every night of the Knox County Fair.
Winners will be drawn at random and contacted by phone. The giveaways are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Sunday, 7/25 through Friday, 7/30 and at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday 7/31.

• Over 943 youth are exhibiting projects at the Fair from FFA Shop and Crop to still projects in the 4H booth building to animal projects in the barns.

• 624 youth exhibitors have 1,194 animal projects. 700 animals will actually be on the fairgrounds.

• Over 3,000 projects will be exhibited!

 

We also have an AWESOME student prize backpack for ages 11 - 17 courtesy of WNZR and the Office of Admissions at MVNU. 

 

Students can register at the fair or HERE
 

You could win:
* An MVNU Cougar drawstring backpack that is stuffed full of goodies!
* 3 T-Shirts
* 3 frisbees 

* 2 water bottles 

* socks 

* hat
* headband 
* lanyard 

* blue light glasses 

* flash drive 

* car charger 

* MVNU pin and stickers 

* hand sanitizer 

* WNZR guitar flyswatter
* NIV Student Bible 
* A Family 4 Pack of One-Day Passes to the Hiawatha Water Park and Pool ($32 value) 

* Look Up Child CD by Lauren Daigle 

* Reason, Deluxe Edition CD by Unspoken 
* Living Hope CD by Phil Wickham  

* ONE ticket to Sonfest 2021 at MVNU
* Plus lots of WNZR goodies.
We will draw for our student prize backpack on Saturday, 7/31 at 12:45pm and contact the winner by phone. The basket is valued at $200 dollars! 

Register in person or HERE

 

A complete list of contest rules for On The Road with Big Blue can be found HERE 

 

You can also see WNZR’s complete summer 2021 calendar online. Check it out and follow us On The Road with Big Blue! 

 

We will have special prizes ALL WEEK LONG – get them while supplies last – they GO FAST!! 
Hand Fans from Cosby Heating and Cooling
Water Bottles from Kokosing Incorporated
Frisbees from Southside Diner and Valley ATV
Micro-Fiber Cloths from Fredericktown Chevrolet
Goody Bags from A+ Autobrokers 
Plus WNZR goodies: magnets, coasters, pens and program guides!
PLUS FREE tattoos and bubbles for the kids! 

On The Road with Big Blue - Prizes and Family Fun all year long!

Thanks to our broadcast underwriters for their support of our Knox County Fair Coverage:

Thanks to our On The Road with Big Blue partners for the Knox County Fair.

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