James Gang Amusements will kick off the fair when it opens carnival rides and concessions beginning at 6 p.m. today. Armbands for the rides will be available for $20. Tomorrow morning will be dedicated to checking in animal exhibits, and projects will be entered and open judged between 9 and 11:30 a.m.
After a full week of activities, the fair will close out with a concert at the Indoor Arena by Savannah Jack, a country band with an impressive résumé, having opened for the likes of John Fogerty, Vince Gill and Kenny Rogers. To learn more about the band, visit www.savannahjack.com.