GAINESVILLE - In conjunction with Hall County 4-H, the Hall County Farmers Market is hosting an old-timey Country Fair. Along with its regular farmers, there will be canning and preserving entries from the community, with prizes and ribbons to be given away. Crafts, food, music, and games for the kids.<br />
Also there will be events for the whole family such as a Scarecrow Contest and Watermelon Seed Spittin' Contest. There will be a cornmeal milling exhibit where you can buy fresh ground cornmeal.<br />
For more information, contact Hall County 4-H, 770-535-8291 or click on the links below.<br />
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