Avery Agricultural, Horticultural Fair Kicks Off Tuesday (2018-08-27 15:24:14)

The Avery County Agricultural and Horticultural Fair returns Tuesday, August 28th, and runs through Saturday, September 1st, at Heritage Park in Newland.

In addition to rides and exhibits, the fair will have various livestock shows, including goat, horse and chicken shows, live music, an obstacle course, a chili cook-off, and much more.

Gates for the fair open at 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and at 9 a.m. on Saturday.

Admission is $5 per person per day and ride bracelets range from $10 to $20 dollars depending on the night.

For more information, call the Avery Cooperative Extension office at (828) 733-8270.