The Walworth County Idol vocal competition is heating up as the Walworth County Fair nears. A final preliminary round is set for 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 25, at Kunes Country Chevrolet Cadillac, 1231 Geneva St., Delavan.
Singers who advance from one of the preliminary rounds will sing for the crowd at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, on the Park Stage at the fair The final round featuring the top 10 contestants takes place at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, at the fair’s Park Stage. Among other prizes, the winner gets to open for Newsboys United on Sunday, Sept. 2, in front a much bigger crowd at the fair’s grandstand. Shown above at right is 2016 winner Hannah Sattler opening for the sold-out Scotty McCreery concert.