The Georgia National Fair takes place for 11 days every October at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter in the town of Perry, Georgia. A state-sponsored fair offers several agricultural displays, horse and livestock shows, various competitions, youth events, a circus, midway rides, and live concerts in Reaves Arena with star-filled lineups. There is also a firework display every night.
The fair attracts about 400,000 people every year. General admission to the fair is $10. Midway and rides are open from noon to 10 p.m. during weekdays and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Free outdoor concerts start at 7:30 p.m.
The Georgia National Fair was founded in 1990 by the Georgia Agricultural Exposition Authority. It's known for its traditional fair foods. The fair is a celebration of Georgia's heritage and agriculture with competitive exhibits and family-friendly entertainment.