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2008 Pierce County Fair tickets now available

By Thursday, July 17, you can be the first one on your block to buy your season gate pass and advance sale ride tickets for the 2008 Pierce County Fair.

"Celebrating the 125th Pierce County Fair. Past Memories - Future Dreams" is the 2008 Fair theme.

The Fair runs from Thursday, Aug. 7, through Sunday, Aug. 10, and features $25,000 in free entertainment as well as 10,000 contest entries, fabulous food, over 100 commercial exhibits and one of the area's finest midways.

Season gate passes are good for all four days of the fair and cost only $10.

Advance sale ride tickets can be bought in books of 5 for $5 and are good all day Thursday and until 6 p.m. Friday. Quantities are limited on the ride tickets, so plan to buy early.

Advance tickets are available at many locations, including at First National Bank in River Falls.

For additional information, visit the Fair Web site at or call the Fair office at 273-6874.