The 81st Annual North Georgia State Fair is taking place September 19-29, 2013 at Jim Miller Park in Marietta, GA. Before its over hundreds of thousands of visitors from the Southeast will attend the fair to enjoy funnel cakes, rides, live music, Ferris wheels and other attractions. The North Georgia State Fair is one of the largest events of its kind in the Metro Atlanta area.
Two of the most popular rides are the WildCat Roller Coaster and Georgia Mountain Lift. Recently installed, the WildCat Roller Coaster boasts as being one of the two largest permanent roller coasters in any fairgrounds in the nation. The Georgia Mountain Lift spans an amazing 2,000 feet while offering riders a birds eye view of the fair.
Popular country music performers at the North Georgia State Fair include Loretta Lynn, Jerrod Niemann, Colt Ford and Lauren Alaina. Also performing is Christian artists Philliips, Craig and Dean. There are a total of six concerts over the eleven day fair that are free with admission. For more information, call 770.423.1330, or 770.528.8989 after September 2.
There’s something for everyone at the North Georgia State Fair including a classic car show, flower shows, and a beauty pageant. This year’s festival features more kids entertainment than ever before. Kids can’t help but enjoy Oscar the Robot who roams the grounds each day looking for kids to converse with. Children and adults alike can interact with ponies, rabbits, bison, zebra, cows, llamas at the Wit Carson Petting Zoo. Other attractions include Sea Lions, Horses and live Tiger Shows.
Location: Jim Miller Park
2245 Callaway Rd. Marietta Ga
Dates: September 19 – 29, 2013
Thursday Sept. 19 4pm to 11pm
Friday Sept. 20 4 pm to midnight
Saturday Sept. 21 10 am to midnight
Sunday Sept. 22 12:30 pm to 10 pm
Monday – Thursday Sept. 23 – 26 4 pm to 11 pm
Friday Sept. 27 4 pm to midnight
Saturday Sept. 28 10 am to midnight
Sunday Sept. 29 12:30 to 10 pm
Children 10 and under are FREE
Ride Ticket Prices (all rides require (2) or more tickets a piece)
Individual Tickets $1.25
21 Tickets $20.00
55 Tickets $50.00
120 Tickets $100.00
For more information please visit the North Georgia State Fair site at:
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