In just a few short days, WNZR will be headed out On the Road with Big Blue to the Knox County Fair! We’ll be there all 7 days, and we’ll be giving away prizes for everyone in the family – adults, students, and kids!

To read more about the fair, visit their website here!

The Big Blue Crew will be at the Fair all NEXT week bringing you results from all the shows and competitions. We are also going back to the Junior Fair Sales to purchase 4 hogs. Make sure you get registered today at Click on the Events button and then click on Contests.  

Almost 1,000 Knox County youth are participating in shows and exhibits at the Knox County Fair. 

This year, there are 1,800 projects at the Fair, 715 kids are showing over 1,300 animal projects. 

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 2pm each day! 

WNZR loves giving you chances to win, so of course, we’re not coming to the fair empty handed. Look what you can win!

Adults – you could win a HOG!
WNZR has partnered with the Mount Vernon Nazarene University Admissions Office, Kokosing Incoporated and A+ Autobrokers to purchase 4 Hogs at the Knox County Junior Fair Sales. Each hog will be processed by Smithhisler Meats and the meat will be given to one of our FOUR ADULT prize winners! PLUS our four winners will receive a $100 dollar Kroger gift card courtesy of Cosby Heating and Cooling!
Each adult prize is valued at approximately $800 dollars (includes sale price, processing, gift card and the 2018 On The Road with Big Blue t-shirt)!

For more information about the adult giveaways, visit our website at!
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 online ( Kids – you could win a summer sand bucket packed full of goodies including:
*sidewalk chalk
*water balloons
*beach ball
*water shooter
* light-up bouncy ball

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 online ( You could win:
* An MVNU Cougar drawstring backpack
* 3 T-Shirts
* 4 frisbees
* MVNU adhesive cell phone wallet
* beach ball
* mini-basketball
* water bottle
* MVNU sunglasses
* WNZR sunglasses
* a light-up bouncy ball
* WNZR drawstring backpack
* WNZR guitar flyswatter
* NIV Student Bible
* “Woodlawn” DVD and “The Playbook” (This is a devotional book by Dr. Tony Evans and his son Jonathan Evans. “The Playbook” features 15 keys proven to unlock victories in daily life. Students will learn the importance of integrity, responsibility, self-control, resilience, and more.)
* ONE ticket to Sonfest 2018 at MVNU.  

Plus lots of WNZR goodies.

WNZR brings you a special broadcast on Thursday, 7/26. Join us LIVE from 9:30am – 11:30am at the Knox County Fair Sale of Champions. We’ll bring you the results as they happen – as the grand and reserve champion animals are sold. We’ll also talk to the 4-H kids that have shown these award winning animals.

We’ll see you at the fair!
– Lilly, Todd and the rest of the Big Blue Crew!