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State Fair tickets go on sale Aug. 1

Time to start planning your trip to the fair. Tickets, which are discounted, go on sale in a week.

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A quick note to share that tickets to the State Fair go on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 1. You'll be able to buy them online on the fair's website at a discounted rate.

Advance price tickets for adults ages 13 to 64 will be $6 (instead of the regular price of $8). The price is $2, instead of $3, for kids ages 6 to 12. And ride tickets will be $10 for a sheet of 18. They'll sell for $1 per ticket during the fair. The advance price is good from Aug. 1 to Oct. 13.

Tickets for concerts in Dorton Arena also go on sale on Aug. 1.

The State Fair runs Oct. 13 to Oct. 23 this year.

For details and to buy tickets once they go on sale, click here.

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