Big Iron packs them in
Amazingly, the ample rainfall actually helped with attendance figures at Big Iron 2008. The opening day, Tuesday, Sept. 9, ended up being the best day ever seen, and overall, the event the best organizers have ever had, according to Red River Valley Fair and Big Iron General Manager Bryan Schulz. Traditionally, anywhere from 70,000 to 80,000 people take in the three-day event.
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