Brings Your Ugly Shoes Cute Babies and Thumb Wrestling Skills to the

THUMB WRESTLINGDo you have a talent for thumb wrestling? Come compete in The Emery County Fair’s thumb wrestling contest on Saturday, Aug. 3 at 2:30 p.m. There will be $20 cash prizes for each age category, including 5 and under, 6-10, 11-14, 15-20 and 20+.UGLY SHOE CONTESTThe contestant wearing the most beat-up, lived-in, ugliest pair of shoes will be the winner of a $50 gift card for Big 5. Judges will be looking for shoes that have come by their “battle scars” honestly. These shoes should be old friends that have been worn until they are ready to fall apart.Contestants must wear their shoes to the contest. Sign up by calling or texting (435) 820-1597 or come on stage when the contest is called at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug 2.BABY CONTESTThe Emery County Fair’s annual baby contest will take place on Thursday, Aug. 1. Registration will be that day from 10 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. Judging will begin at 11 a.m.Contestants will be divided into age categories with separate categories for boys and girls. Age categories are as follows: newborn to six months, seven months to 11 months, one-year-old division and two-year-old. Contests are judged on personality, attire, appearance, contentment and interaction with judges.The judges’ decisions are final. Children must be supervised at all times. read more