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North Texas State Fair and Rodeo Schedule

• When: Today through Aug. 27• Where: North Texas Fairgrounds, 2217 N. Carroll Blvd.• Admission: Single-day tickets are $15 for adults, $5 for ages 7-12, free for ages 6 and younger. Season passes and four-day passes are available; call 940-387-2632. Tickets are available online.• Parking: $5 to park inside the gates (vendors can buy parking passes at the fairgrounds office).• On the Web: www.ntfair.com

TODAY

6 p.m. - Gates and carnival open; Denton Record-Chronicle photography exhibition opens in Fair Hall; Commercial Exhibit Building opens. 6:30 p.m., 8 p.m. - Peterbilt kids' tractor pull - DATCU Kid Zone 7 p.m., 8:30 p.m. - CoServ presents Great White Shark Experience - First United Bank Fun Zone7:30 p.m., 9 p.m. - Spirit of the Horse - First United Bank Fun Zone7:30 p.m. - PRCA Rodeo - Miller Lite Rodeo Arena 11:30 p.m. - Commercial Exhibit Building closes 1 a.m. - Gates and carnival closeSATURDAY8:30 a.m. - Parade lineup on the north side of Denton High School, 1007 Fulton St.10 a.m. - Parade begins, travels around the Square and returns to the school. 10 a.m. - Pre-junior Miniature Hereford Steer Show - First State Bank Livestock Pavilion10:30 a.m. - Junior Steer Jackpot Showmanship - First State Bank Livestock Pavilion11 a.m. - Junior TCCA Steer Show - First State Bank Livestock Pavilion1 p.m. - Denton Record Chronicle Photography Exhibition - Fair Hall1 p.m. - Commercial Exhibit Building opens1 to 6 p.m. - Afternoon arm band honored for the carnival2 p.m. - Peterbilt kids' tractor pull - DATCU Kid Zone3 p.m. - Spirit of the Horse - First United Bank Fun Zone3:30 p.m. - CoServ presents Great White Shark Experience - First United Bank Fun Zone4 p.m. - Peterbilt kids' tractor pull - DATCU Kid Zone 5 p.m. - CoServ presents Great White Shark Experience - First United Bank Fun Zone6 p.m. - Spirit of the Horse - First United Bank Fun Zone 6 p.m. - Peterbilt kids' tractor pull - DATCU Kid Zone 7 p.m. to close - Evening arm band honored for carnival7:30 p.m. - Spirit of the Horse - First United Bank Fun Zone 7:30 p.m. - PRCA Rodeo - Miller Lite Rodeo Arena 8 p.m. - Peterbilt kids' tractor pull - DATCU Kid Zone8 p.m. - CoServ presents Great White Shark Experience - First United Bank Fun Zone11:30 p.m. - Commercial Exhibit Building closes1 a.m. - Gates and carnival close