Clarke County Fair to start Aug. 11

The 59th Annual Clarke County Fair is scheduled for August 11-17, 2013 in Berryville. Daily admission is $7 for adults, $2 for children ages 5-15; children under 5 are free.

Tickets for the chart-topping country music duo, Florida Georgia Line at 8:30 p.m. on Aug. 17 are sold out.

County and southern rock music will be featured on Aug. 14 with Dean Crawford and the Dunn’s River Band at 8:30 p.m. Ticket prices are $7.50 for track seating and $5 for grandstand. Ticket prices do not include the gate admission of $7.

And all the old favorites will still be there-the Miss Clarke County Fair scholarship pageant, the Junior Miss Clarke County Fair pageant and Little Miss contest, pig scrambles, demolition derbies, lawn mower pulls, truck and tractor pulls, lawn mower racing, bull riding, livestock exhibits and the carnival rides.

Carnival rides are provided by Cole Amusements and will feature two Ride-All-Night events on Aug. 12 and 15. The carnival opens nightly at 6 p.m. starting on Aug. 12.

Senior citizen and children’s day will be Aug. 14. Adults ages 62 and up and children ages 15 and under are admitted free until 5 p.m.

Veteran’s Day will be Aug. 15. All active and military veterans admitted free, all day.

Gate admission is $7 for adults, $2 for children age 5-15 and free to preschool children. Six-day season passes are $18 for adults and $5 for children.

For tickets and information call 540-955-3755 or 540-955-2530 or visit www.clarkecountyfair.org.