(NEWTON) The 2018 Jasper County Fair in only weeks away, scheduled for June 25 through July 1, on the fairgrounds in Newton. A couple of new shows are scheduled for visitors. The Lil Monster Truck Showdown is entertainment for the entire family featuring mini monster trucks and the added Rodeo event will be offering broncs, bulls, barrel racing, and calf roping. Meanwhile, the traditional fair events will also be offered, including the Queen and Little Miss Pageants, the Talent Show, Flat Drags, Tractor Pulls, Demo Derby, and afternoon Horse Racing, with all taking center stage on separate days as in the past. Youth Livestock Shows and 4-H Shows will also be highlighted during the Jasper County Fair, plus the popular Carnival Rides and Games and during Chamber of Commerce Day, singer/entertainer Allie Colleen will be featured prior to fireworks that night. This year’s admission will be a one price gate admission of $5 or advance purchase of 6 for $20 will allow for all carnival rides every night. The public can check out the Facebook page at Jasper County Fair Newton, Illinois and the fair’s future website for a more detailed schedule of all the events happening during the Jasper County Fair, June 25 through July 1, in Newton.