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North Texas State Fair & Rodeo Schedule for Saturday, August 18

NORTH TEXAS STATE FAIR AND RODEO

 

When: Today through Aug. 25

Where: North Texas State Fairgrounds, 2217 N. Carroll Blvd.

Details: Tickets cost $15 for adults, $5 for children. To buy advance tickets, visit www.ntfair.com and click on “ticket information.”

On the Web: www.ntfair.com

 

TODAY

 

8:30 a.m. — Parade lineup on the north side of Denton High School, 1007 Fulton St.

10 a.m. — Parade goes from Denton High School, around the Square and back to the school.

11 a.m. — Denton County Farm Bureau Jackpot Steer Showmanship, First State Bank Livestock Pavilion

11:15 a.m — Denton County Farm Bureau Pre-Junior Miniature Hereford Steer Show, Livestock Pavilion

11:30 a.m. — Denton County Farm Bureau Junior TCCA Junior Steer Show, Livestock Pavilion

1 p.m. — Denton Record-Chronicle photography exhibit opens in Fair Hall; Com­mer­cial Exhibit Building opens.

1 to 6 p.m. — Afternoon armband honored at carnival.

2 p.m. — Peterbilt Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

3 to 6 p.m. — Darr/JCB Equipment Spirit of the Horse, First United Bank Fun Zone

3:30 p.m. — CoServ presents the Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

4 p.m. — Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

5 p.m. — Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

6 p.m. — Performance by Scotty Thur­man and the Perfect Trouble Band, Bud Light Stage; Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone

7 p.m. to midnight — Evening armband honored at carnival.

7:30 p.m. — PRCA Rodeo, Miller Lite Rodeo Arena; Spirit of the Horse, Fun Zone

8 p.m. — Kids’ Tractor Pull, NTSF Kid Zone; Great American Duck Race, Fun Zone

9:30 p.m. — Casey Donahew Band concert, Budweiser Stage

11 p.m. — Performance by Scotty Thur­man and the Perfect Trouble Band, Bud Light Stage