|Tradition of selling county fair tickets by local businesses continues|
|Wednesday, August 14, 2013 12:20 AM|
The Van Wert County Fair begins on Aug. 28 and continues through Sept. 2. The season ticket for all six days of the fair remain at $18 or $3 per day entry. Only season tickets (non-voting) are sold by local businesses. Membership tickets (voting privileges) must be purchased at the fairgrounds office. Sale of membership tickets ends at 5 p.m. Aug. 27. The sale of season tickets will close at 5 p.m. on Aug. 28, the first day of the fair. Season tickets are for all fair-goers age 9 years and older. Children age 8 and younger are always free to enter the fair. The season ticket saves $10 over six-days. Daily admittance to the 2013 fair has been reduced to $5 daily. Kids Day, Aug. 29, has gate entry of only $3 for everyone with age 8 and younger admitted free. Veterans and seniors age 60-years plus are admitted free on Veterans and Senior Day, Aug. 30.
The following Wan Wert businesses have fair season tickets available:
Van Wert Century Trading, Chamber of Commerce, Collins Fine Foods, Derry’s Health Mart, Flat Lands Supply, Kennedy-Kuhn, Partee Shop, The Sportsman, Tyler’s Short Stop, Van Wert Party Mart and the Van Wert Area Convention & Visitors Bureau.
County locations: Hall Lumber in Convoy; Delphos Discount Drugs; United Equity in Delphos and Spencerville; Mercer Landmark in Glenmore; Hemker Grain, Inc. in Jonestown; Huggy Bear Campground in Middle Point; Ramblers Roost in Middle Point; Ohio City Express in Ohio City; TJ’s Grocerette in Rockford; Scott Variety Store in Scott; Becky’s Village Restaurant in Willshire; and Wrenco Trophy in Wren.