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It's fair time in Coweta County

If it’s September, it’s time for fall fun in Coweta County.
The 2013 Kiwanis Coweta County Fair will be open through Sept. 28 at the Fairgrounds on Pine Road. Hours for the fair are:

Friday, Sept. 20: 5 p.m. - midnight
Saturday, Sept. 21: noon - midnight
Sunday, Sept. 22: 2 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Monday,September 23 - Thursday, September 26: 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 27: 5 p.m. - midnight
Saturday, Sept. 28: noon - 12 midnight

The Petting Zoo closes nightly at 9 p.m. The Exhibit Hall and Ag building close nightly at 10 p.m.
Gate admission is $5; children under 6 are free with paid adult admission

Armbands are available for purchase at the fair on the midway during designated times only for $25. The armbands allow unlimited rides during specific times on the day of issue only.
Individual tickets for rides are available during normal fair hours. Cost of rides varies.

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