The Butterfly Encounter will be located in the KRFO TownSquare area of the Steele County Free Fair. A 12 x 33 exhibit with 200 to 300 plus butterflies inside, and up to 5 different species where permitted. Feeding sticks with nectar will be available and the fair goers are able to interact and take as many pictures as they like.
The exhibit will open each day after Tuesday at 11 AM and will remain open until 8 PM. Tuesday, the exhibit will open at 3 PM.
Be on the lookout from Danny DeVito and Jack Nicholson. Inpersonators are going to be stolling the grounds. Sponsored by Owatonna Motor Company and Baymont Inn and Suites.
Alexander Lumber will be bringing a new exhibit to the Steele County Free Fair, Wood B Creations. Burt Fleming, Wood Carver will be giving 3 or 4 shows per day, carving a new piece at each show. With a natural talent that draws in a crowd, Burt takes his chainsaw and produces excitement and entertainment. Detailed, impressive art sculptures take form with speed and ease while visitors watch.
In addition to entertaining at fairs and festivals, Burt accepts commissions. With his expertise, Burt can make your dull piece of wood turn into a beautiful, enjoyable wood sculpture