POMEROY — Season and membership tickets for the 151st Meigs County Fair slated for Aug. 11-16 are now on sale.
General admission tickets are $8 at the gate and includes all rides and attractions. Those purchasing season or membership tickets or holding an exhibitor’s pass will pay $5 to ride the carnival rides each day.
Parking is free, as are all attractions after gate admission is paid, according to Debbie Watson, Meigs County Fair Board secretary.
Season tickets can be purchased at Baum Lumber Co. at Chester, Connie’s Corner in Langsville, Dettwiller Lumber Co. in Pomeroy, Darwin Grocery at Darwin, Farmers Bank and Savings Co. in Pomeroy and Tuppers Plains, Gloeckners Restaurant in Pomeroy, Pomeroy Home National Bank in Racine, King Hardware in Middleport, McDonald’s in Pomeroy, Reed’s Country Store in Reedsville, Rutland Department Store in Rutland, Swisher & Lohse Pharmacy in Pomeroy, and Taz’s Marathon in Pomeroy.
The cost of tickets is $17 each.
Each of the businesses selling tickets has a limited number of Meigs County Fair Premium Books and schedules for distribution. Premium books and schedules will also be available at the secretary’s office at the fairgrounds beginning Aug. 1. They are also available online at www.themeigscountyfair.com.
Season and membership tickets can also be purchased at the Meigs County Extension Office from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, or by contacting any fair board director.