Belgian Horse Show leads off Thursday at Mississippi Valley Fair

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The National Belgian Horse Show kicked off Thursday morning at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds.

Horse breeders from around the country came out to the fairgrounds Thursday to see who had the best horse. Jim Whisman, Belgian Horse Show Superintendent, said one breeder even came from Ontario, Canada. That is just one of the horse shows going on at the fairgrounds this week.

Dwight Yoakam plays at the fairgrounds Thursday night at 8 p.m. To see more of our fair coverage, click here. To see the full schedule of events at the fair, click here.