A fair day

Story by Joseph Rodgers, news editor

After the opening weekend and the annual Four States Fair Parade, the 73rd Annual Four States Fair & Rodeo will continue to be hosted from Sept. 11 to Sept. 17 from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m during weekdays, noon to 11 p.m. on Saturdays and 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Sundays.

General admission tickets for adults are $7, children’s tickets (ages six-12) are $5 and children five and under are admitted free. Exhibits and nightly entertainment will be featured the entire length of the fair. Any event or rodeo tickets purchased include free general admission tickets to the fair.

Xtreme Bull Riding featuring WILD CHILD is on Sept. 13 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 for box seats, $15 for Adult bleacher seats and $10 for Child bleacher seats.

Thursday, Friday and Saturday PCRA Night Rodeo will be held Thurs. Sept. 14, Fri. Sept. 15 and Sat. Sept. 16 respectively from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

The Great Fair Jaripeo will celebrate the Hispanic Day on Sun. Sept. 17 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. with the doors opening at 3 p.m. and the bands starting at 4 p.m. Tickets are $35 on presale and $45 the day of the event.