Avery County Fair will host the 3rd Annual Lawnmower Race, presented by the Carolina Mower Racing Association, Saturday June 7th beginning at 4:00pm at Heritage Park, located at 661 Vale Road in Newland. Get your lawnmowers ready for the amateur heat. Entry is $5 per person. (**The Avery County Fair Gift Card winner will be drawn during the Lawnmower Race. The proceeds will be divided between the Avery County Fair and the Winner(?). Tickets are $10.00 and are available at the County Extension Office and will be available the day of race.) For more information call 828-733-0834.