U.P. State Fair Authority to launch raffle

ESCANABA – The U.P. State Fair Authority will launch a raffle fundraiser with proceeds to be used toward a new pavilion to honor Authority members and those, past and present, who have made extraordinary contributions to the U.P. State Fair.

Tickets for the Splash Hot Tub Raffle will be on sale each day during the U.P. State Fair, Aug. 11-17, in the Ruth Butler Exhibition Building. Tickets are $5 each and one person will win a six-person Hot Tub (HL8) courtesy of Master Spas.

The drawing will be held on Sunday, Aug. 17, in the Ruth Butler Building with the winner being announced on the public address system and contacted immediately. Participants need not be present to win.

For additional information on the raffle and general information about the U.P. State Fair, visit www.upstatefair.org or call 906-786-2192.