It’s the Best Time of the Year: Opening Day at the Arizona State Fair

By Editor October 7, 2016 13:44

The gates open at noon today, with only $2 Admission until 5 p.m.  Get ready to see what’s in store this year from thrilling rides to rockin’ exhibits, revved up engines to Blue Ribbon winners.

Bigfoot is back and he’s ready to rumble! Visit the Grandstand today through Sunday and see why this four-wheeled goliath is King of the Monster Trucks!

If the roars of the monster trucks aren’t enough, swing by Rock U: The Institute of Rock ’N’ Roll. Get a hands-on experience as you and your family rock out with fun, interactive exhibits. Brighten up your day with the Lights of the World, a special free preview exhibit at the South Coliseum Hall. The new Endeavor ride is sure to get your blood pumping along with all the other rides and games in the midway. Starting at 1 p.m., the Fry’s Culinary Stage will be fired-up for some all-star food demonstrations.

Tomorrow join us for deep fried treats and stay for the country stars Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy inside the Coliseum. As with all the shows in the Veteran’s Memorial Concert Series, general admission seating is free with Fair admission. We’ll see you here at the Arizona State Fair!

The Arizona State Fair is an annual tradition and has been since 1884, showcasing the best of Arizona and offering the most dynamic entertainment around. Millions of Arizonans visit the Arizona State Exposition and Fairground every year. The Arizona State Fair runs October 7th – October 30th 2016 (open Wednesday through Sunday) and hosts a variety of fun-filled attractions, competitions, food, and community participation for all ages.

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By Editor October 7, 2016 13:44

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