Volusia County fair begins Thursday
Musical performances include 'Diamond Rio,' Casey James
Good food, good music and good times are all available starting Thursday at the Volusia County fair.
The 10-day fair kicks off Thursday at 4 p.m. at the Volusia County Fairgrounds in DeLand.
Admission is free for everyone on opening day. Tickets for adults cost $8 in advance and $10 at the gate. Admission for children ages 6-12 costs $4 in advance and $5 at the gate. Kids ages 5 and under are allowed in for free.
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Families interested in going on the rides at the fair must also buy a wristband. The unlimited ride wristbands cost anywhere from $1 to $25, depending on the night.
Country band Diamond Rio and singer Casey James are two of the musical acts headlining the 2013 fair.