Monday, August 1, 2011

chemung county fair

The 169th annual Chemung County Fair will bring carnival rides and games, grandstand shows, animal shows and more to Horseheads. 
The event kicks off Tuesday and runs through Aug. 7 at the Chemung County Fairgrounds, off Grand Central Avenue. 
The fair opens at 11 a.m. daily, with the James E. Strates Show Midway opening at 4 p.m. Tuesday, and at noon Wednesday through Sunday. 
The headliner for the grandstand shows is country music star Rodney Atkins, who will perform Wednesday evening. Tickets are $25 and $35.
For more details, go to Chemung County Fair call 734-1217.