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Luke Mills Band performed as a special guest of the Dylan Bloom Band at the Washington County Fair Friday.

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Laren Schwedhelm of Kennard races around a barrel Saturday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Jacob Huntley, 6, of Bennington rides a sheep Saturday during the first performances of the Washington County Fair Rodeo in Arlington.

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Jenna Panning of North Bend rides around barrels Saturday during the first performances of the Washington County Fair Rodeo in Arlington.

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Shelby Kaup of Arlington rides her horse to the finish line of the barrel racing Saturday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Clayton Miller of Ord gets ready to ride a bull Saturday during the first performances of the Washington County Fair Rodeo in Arlington.

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Grant Gansmer of Wall Lake, Iowa, competes in the steer wrestling Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Nick Schwedhelm of Fort Calhoun rides a bareback bronc Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Cassidy Arp of Kennard rides around barrels Saturday during the first performances of the Washington County Fair Rodeo in Arlington.

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Clay Clayman of Highlandville, Mo., competes in the steer wrestling Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Karlene Kinney of Blair rides her horse around barrels Saturday during the first performances of the Washington County Fair Rodeo in Arlington.

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Sam Wigans of Goldfield, Iowa, attempts are bareback bronc ride Sunday during the second performance of the Washintong County Fair Rodeo in Ar…

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Kennard mutton buster Grant Robinson, 5, holds on tight Saturday during the first performances of the Washington County Fair Rodeo in Arlington.

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The Ball Busters team plays mud volleyball Sunday during the Washington County Fair in Arlington.

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Wyatt Ogle, left, hits the ball over the net Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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The Balls in Your Face team, left, take on the the Ball Busters in mud volleyball competition Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Diamond Martinez of Omaha serves on his court while others get muddy behind him Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Katie Matney, left, hits the ball while McKenna Schlueter takes her shot from a seated position Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Makenna Nelson of Seward makes a play on the ball Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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People watch the Washington County Fair Mud Volleyball tournament under an umbrella Sunday morning in Arlington.

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Ryan Ray, middle, of Blair settles in under the ball Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Maddie Von Seggern, right, of Arlington hits the ball over her head as teammate Bailey Fernau, left, watches Sunday at the Washington County F…

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Dylan Berg, middle, and Cole Ryan, right, have the best chance to return this volley Sunday during the Washington County Fair Mud Volleyball T…

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Stetson Wehmeyer, 1, checks out the gate before the concert at the Washington County Fair Saturday.

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Piper Nels shows her cow in the Clover Kids portion of the dairy cattle show Saturday.

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Ethan Hilgenkamp, left, and Brooke Hilgenkamp bring in their cows for the intermediate showmanship competition Saturday.

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Carter Behnken enters the competition in senior showmanship for the dairy cattle show at the Washington County Fair Saturday.

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Walker Behnken competes in senior showmanship for the dairy cattle show at the Washington County Fair Saturday.

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Crowds moved close to the stage as the Dylan Bloom Band entertained crowds at the Washington County Fair Friday.

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Folks leave the first performance of the Washington County Fair Rodeo on Saturday in Arlington.

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Owen Ladehoff, 11, backs up a lawnmower Saturday during the 4-H Tractor Driving Contest at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Zadyn Lambert, 11, drives a lawnmower Saturday during the 4-H Tractor Driving Contest at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Brodie Wilkins, 13, drives in reverse Saturday during the 4-H Tractor Driving Contest at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Oliver Ladehoff, from left, Brodie Wilkins, Mason Stoddard and Wyatt Moss talke shop before competing Saturday in the 4-H Tractor Driving Cont…

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Collin Fuchs, 8, drives a John Deere lawnmower Saturday during the 4-H Tractor Driving Contest at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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Luke Mills, a singer/songwriter, performer and recording artist from Holdrege, will be inducted into the Nebraska Country Music Hall of Fame i…

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Madison Starks shows her duck during the junior showmanship portion of the poultry show Friday at the Washington County Fair.

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4-Hers ready their standard pullets for the judge during the poultry show Friday at the Washington County Fair in Arlington.

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Courtney Smith smiles after her standard cockerel was judged during the poultry show Friday at the Washington County Fair.

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Brielle Hilgenkamp of Arlington watches as the judge examines her standard cockerel during the poultry show Friday at the Washington County Fair.

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Adriana Hernandez of Fort Calhoun shows her chicken to a judge for senior showmanship during the poultry show Friday at the Washington County Fair.

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Hannah Heuton bites into a tasty rib Sunday at the Washington County Fair.

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Scoop Nielsen brushes his smoked ribs with a glaze of sauce Sunday during the backyard barbecue contest at the Washington County Fair.

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Calhoun Cookers servers Michelle Petersen, left, and Teri Macht serve up ribs, tenderloin and cobbler at the annual BBQ contest Sunday at the …

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Jeremy Kyncl holds a pan while cousin Jamie Kyncl cuts up a rack of ribs Sunday during the backyard barbecue contest at the Washington County Fair.

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Jesse Dorau prepares a box of smoked burnt ends as his competition side dish during the backyard barbecue contest Sunday at the Washington Cou…

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Sheep judge recognizes Kendra Loseke as Champion Market Wether ribbon winner during the sheep show at the Washington County Fair.

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Clover Kids Showman Berkley Wolf answers questions from judge during the sheep show Sunday at the Washington County Fair.

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Katelyn Hilgenkamp cleans her goat in preparation for the goat show Sunday at the Washington County Fair.

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Jake Flesner attempts to close a gate in the Trail Class event Saturday during the 4-H horse show at the Washington County Fair.

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Eastan Strom of Kennard competes in dummy roping Saturday during the 4-H horse show at the Washington County Fair.

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Lainey Hoier powers her horse back to the finish line Saturday in the barrel racing competition during the 4-H horse show at the Washington Co…

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Jacy Schueth looks to the next barrel while competing in the barrel racing competition Saturday during the 4-H horse show at the Washington Co…

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Libby Hegemann edges a barrel as she competes in the barrel racing competition Saturday during the 4-H horse show at the Washington County Fai…

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Several 4-H sheep show contestants hold onto their sheep for judging during the Washington County Fair on Sunday.

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Hannah Gross shows her sheep for judge Vaughn Sievers of Battle Creek during the 4-H sheep show during the Washington County Fair on Sunday.

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Sarah Rhea, Gabriel Vaughn and Nate Wachter line up their sheep before a winner is announced during one portion of the 4-H sheep show during t…

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Kyle Gross shows his sheep during the Washington County Fair's 4-H sheep show on Sunday.

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Alyssa Lode and several other 4-Hers put their rabbits in place during the Washington County Fair's rabbit show on Saturday.

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From left: Ian Lode, Charlize Lambert and Jaiden Blanchard ready to show their rabbits during the 4-H rabbit show during the Washington County…

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Aaron Fuchs shows a fluffy rabbit during the 4-H rabbit show at the Washington County Fair on Saturday.

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Isaiah Rauert wrangles a rabbit during the 4-H rabbit show at the Washington County Fair on Saturday.

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Clover Kid Jenica Henton answers question from sheep judge.

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From left Libby Hagemann, Kendra Loseke, Nate Wachter, and Allison Nielsen compete in Market Wether Division.

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Veteran 4-Hers help Clover Kids ages 5 to 7 learn how to show their lambs.

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From left Libby Hagemann, Kendra Loseke, Nate Wachter, and Allison Nielsen compete with the animas in Market Wether Division.

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Katelyn Hilgenkamp rinses the soap off of her goat.

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From left Everett Jensen, Ainsley Wolf, Gabriel Vaughan, Eli Hegemann and Melanie Korth compete in Junior Showmanship competition at the Sheep…

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Clover Kid Tyler Kuhr waits for the judge during showmanship Tuesday at the 4-H dog show during the Washington County Fair.

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Logan Weiland leads his dog through the agility course Tuesday during the 4-H dog show at the Washington County Fair.

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Judge Gary Kubicek watches as Charley and Laney Hoier and Ruby Booth compete in intermediate showmanship competition Tuesday at the Washington…

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From left Allisen Larsen, Jenica Heaton and Hadley Grabbe run their pigs during Clover Kids exhibition of the hog show Tuesday at the Washingt…

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From left Ruby Booth, Mason Stoddard and Haydn Hegemann show pigs in intermediate showmanship competition Tuesday at the Washington County Fair.

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Hannah Mackie and Cole Booth run their pigs in senior showmanship competition Tuesday during the hog show at the Washington County Fair.

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Charley Hoier walks her Simmental heifer at the beef show Monday during the Washington County Fair.

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In front, Brooke Hilgenkamp and Lawson Oerman show Simmental Breeding Heifers during the beef show Monday at the Washington County Fair.

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Libby Hegemann shows her Simmental heifer Monday during the beef show at the Washington County Fair.

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Leah Wurtz shows a calf in the Clover Kid Division of the beef show Monday at the Washington County Fair.

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Brodie Wilkins answers questions from judge Johnny Johnson during the beef show Monday at the Washington County Fair.

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Jaiden Blanchard holds her cat Confetti with Madison Starks during the cat show at the Washington County Fair.

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Adriana Hernandez shows her cat in senior showmanship during the Washington County Fair.

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Adison Brown waits to exhibit her companion animal Apollo on Monday at the Washington County Fair.

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Zadyn Lambert exhibits his cat Katniss during the cat show Monday at the Washington County Fair.

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Madyson Mildward with her parakeet Sgt. Tibbs following the Companion Animal show Monday at the Washington County Fair.

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Sawyer Tjardes watches as the judge examines his dog during junior showmanship at the 4-H dog show Tuesday at the Washington County Fair.

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Ally Meyer works with her dog during the obedience portion of the 4-H dog show Tuesday at the Washington County Fair.

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Anna Taylor listens to the judge in the obedience class Tuesday in the 4-H dog show at the Washington County Fair.

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Clover Kid Ethan Taylor talks with the judge for showmanship Tuesday at the 4-H dog show during the Washington County Fair.

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Judge Gary Kubicek bumps elbows to congratulate senior showmanship champ Hannah Mackie on Tuesday during the hog show at the Washington County Fair.

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Cole Booth and Ella Booth show pigs in senior showmanship competion Tuesday at the Washington County Fair.

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Iris booth and Grady Grabbe run their pigs in junior showmanship competition Tuesday at the Washington County Fair.

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