Weather interferes with Cumberland Co. fair

Posted September 25, 2008 12:25 p.m. EDT

— Windy weather forecast for Fayetteville Thursday evening is shutting down rides at the Cumberland County Fair.

Activities scheduled inside the Crown Expo Center will commence as planned at 4:30 p.m. Outdoor events and rides on the midway will be closed.

“Our first priority is always the safety of our guests,” said Crown Center CEO Paul Beard, Jr.

Coupons and discount admissions for Thursday will be honored, or can be used on Friday.