Georgia National Fair
|Georgia National Fair|
|Dates||October 2-12, 2014|
|Years active||1990 to Present |
The Georgia National Fair is now an 11-day fair. It was first held in 1990 with an attendance of 270,000 people. It has grown to attract an annual average of over 440,000 visitors. It offers a wide range of activities and shows, such as agricultural, livestock and horse shows, home and fine arts competitions, youth organization events (4-H, FBLA, FCCLA, FFA, and TSA), circus, midway rides and games, fair food, major live music concerts in Reaves Arena, family entertainment, and nightly fireworks.
The Georgia National Fair is the official state-sponsored fair, administered through the Georgia Agricultural Exposition Authority.
The rides have been provided by Reithoffer Shows since 1990.
- About Georgia National Fair; georgianationalfair.com
- "News Media Representative." Georgia National Fair. Georgia National Fair, 2010. Web. 19 Aug 2010. <http://www.georgianationalfair.com/_general_information/media.htm>.
- Angela Woolen (October 15, 2012). "Georgia National Fair attendance up from last year". The Telegraph. Retrieved July 21, 2013. "The fair, which closed Sunday, drew 445,395 visitors..."