The arrival of autumn brings cooler temperatures and a change in seasons but it also signifies The Georgia National Fair has arrived! This year, from October 3rd-13th, 2013, Perry Georgia will be the center of activity in middle GA as it hosts the 24th Georgia National Fair. This 11-day event opens its doors from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., so come out and enjoy all the fair has to offer!
Themed, “There’s Magic in the Fair!”, visitors will be entertained this year with a variety concerts, rides and games, exhibits, family entertainment, nightly fireworks, food, horse shows, livestock, rides, petting zoo, street entertainers, Georgia grown products, and plenty of commercial vendors selling their unique wares.
Prices for The Georgia National Fair
Adults pay $10.00 and kids 10 and under get in FREE with a paying adult. Military and their immediate family members get in FREE on Oct 7th (with military ID cards). Come out on Oct 8th and the gate admission is only $8.00 for adults.
Seniors pay only $8.00 and groups of 20 or more adults pay $9.00. Check at the gate for advance pass prices.
Parking is FREE.
Ride Armbands are $20.00 daily and are good for unlimited rides (some restrictions apply). Come out on Terrific Tuesday (Oct 8th) and pay only $16.00. Single tickets are $1.25 and sheets cost $12.00 (12 coupons), $24.00 (26 coupons), or $60.00 (65 coupons)
The rides (60+) start up at noon during the week and 10:00am on the weekends. They run until 9:00 p.m. each day.
Georgia National Fair Entertainment
Concert performers include Grammy Nominee Hunter Hayes (Oct 5th), Justin Moore (Oct 12th), Thompson Square (Oct 12th), Colby Dee, The Atlanta Pleasure Band, Redhead Express, and a host of other talented performers in a variety of genres.
Other entertainment includes a circus, Hatfields and McCoys high dive show, ShenaniGuns! comedy wild west show, mutton bustin’, nightly fireworks, petting zoo, sea lion shows, pig racing, story tellers, human/animal stunt shows, and plenty of gifted singers and performers. There is truly something of interest for every family member!
For more information about the Georgia National Fair information contact the event staff at 478-987-3247 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photos provided by GNFA.