North Georgia State Fair to reel in thousands of visitors
by Staff reports
September 09, 2013 12:00 AM | 932 views | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend | print
More than 300,000 people will pour into Cobb this month as the annual North Georgia State Fair takes place.

While official economic impact numbers are not available, the event is significant for the area.

Superior Plumbing will present the 81st annual event Sept. 19 to 29 at Jim R. Miller Park at 2245 Callaway Road in Marietta.

This event, the largest fair in metro Atlanta features live music, free attractions and shows, farm animals, flower shows, blue-ribbon competitions, local entertainment and a variety of food.

Fair admission is $7 daily. Children 10 and younger will be admitted free. Ride tickets are $1.25 each, or $20 for 21 tickets, $50 for 55 tickets or $100 for 120 tickets. Parking is $3.

Fair hours are Monday to Thursday from 4 to 11 p.m., Fridays from 4 p.m. to midnight, Saturday from 10 a.m. to midnight, and Sundays from 12:30 to 10 p.m. For more information, call (770) 423-1330 or (770) 528-8989 after Sept. 2, or visit

- from staff reports

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