Dubois Septemberfest

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    Tucker Woolems of Dubois, 2, closed his eyes before swinging the bat while playing whiffle ball with his dad, Luke, Friday night at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Dawn Helming of Celestine raised her arms in victory as she completed the only full pull in the women’s division of the adult tractor pull at the Septemberfest in Dubois on Friday. Helming beat her sister Tara Eichmiller of Dubois by a few feet. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Tyler Haas of Dubois pedaled hard toward the end of the adult tractor pull Friday night at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Trisha McAfoose of Dubois struggled to pedal in the adult tractor pull Friday evening at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    "It's a full pull," Adam Cave of Dubois, 3, exclaimed as he watched the adult tractor pull with his dad, Michael, on Friday night at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Emma Johnson of Dubois, 6, slid down an inflatable slide Friday evening at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Jace Terwiske of Dubois, 18, waited for his burger Friday night at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Kaytlynn Dodd of Dubois, 18, smiled at a friend as she made lemonade while working at the Northeast Dubois cheerleaders' stand Friday night at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Clint Seegers, left, looked at his friend Wes Clifton, both of DeMotte, who shrugged at his opponents before throwing the pingpong ball to see which team would go first during the beer pong tournament Friday night at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Little Miss Septemberfest contestants waited for the contest to start Saturday afternoon in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    River Russell of Jasper, 6, second from right, sat down and goofed off while Evan Mitchell of Dubois, 6, right, watched while the Little Miss and Mister Septemberfest contestants were announced Saturday afternoon in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Little Miss Septemberfest contestants Emma Mitchell of Dubois, 6, Cheyenne Mroz of Dubois, 6, and Makenzie Buchta of Celestine, 6, laughed while waiting for the contest to start Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Ariana van den Akker/The Herald Madison Kalb of Dubois, 6, background, watched as Raynie Schnell of Celestine, 5, was crowned Little Miss Septemberfest on Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Little Mister Septemberfest River Russell of Jasper, 6, looked at the crowd as he received his sash Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Danielle Schnell of Celestine congratulated her daughter Raynie, 5, after Raynie was crowned Little Miss Septemberfest on Saturday afternoon in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    "I get a free ice cream from Dairy Queen," River Russell of Jasper, 6, said as he inspected the contents of his goody bag after being crowned Little Mister Septemberfest on Saturday afternoon in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Braiden Beckman of Dubois, 9, lifted the front end of an adult pedal tractor as his brother Carson, 7, and their friend Austin Kalb of Dubois, 9, right, giggled Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Sophie Kluesner of Dubois, 6, eagerly awaited the start of the water balloon toss during the children's games Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    A water balloon exploded as Brinley Royer of Dubois, 9, caught it during the water balloon toss Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Susie Kluesner of Dubois prepared to catch a water balloon during the water balloon toss Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Judy Wagner of Ferdinand, left, smiled as her granddaughters Alexus Royer of Dubois, 10, middle, and Alexus's sister Brinley, 9, goofed off Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Alexus Royer of Dubois, 10, blew on the $2 bill she won during the balloon toss after the bill got wet Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Brandon Mehringer of Dubois, 15, left, jokingly modeled a pair of sunglasses for Austin Wright of Dubois, 17, and their other friends while working at one of the FFA booths Saturday afternoon at the Septemberfest in Dubois. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald