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The Whiteside County Fair starts August 13th and runs through Saturday, August 17th in Morrison, Illinois. 
     
Fair officials estimate about 50 to 60-thousand people will turn out for the event and event planners say they hope some new additions to this year's fair line-up will attract even more people than last year.

"It seems like we're always keeping the numbers really strong and we're always trying to do something new and trying to bring people in and no doubt we've got a lot of people that keep coming back every year," said Todd Mickley.

This year's fair will feature a new thrill show with people doing stunts on moving cars.
     
The fair will also feature a live performance from a band, something the fair didn't have last year.