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      Bring the Family To Kids’ Day On Opening Day At The Monterey County Fair on Wednesday, August 29th in Monterey

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      August 29, 2012

      Wednesday  12:00 PM - 10:00 PM

      2004 Fairgrounds Road
      Monterey, California 93940

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      Bring the Family To Kids’ Day On Opening Day At The Monterey County Fair on Wednesday, August 29th

      Bring the whole family to Kids' Day at the 76th Annual Monterey County Fair which will be held this year on Opening Day, Wednesday, August 29th from Noon to 10:00 PM. All kids under age 12 will be admitted free! Plus, attendees can enter the Fair for free until 3:00 PM THAT DAY during the Target® Free ‘til 3 PM program with a donation of a school supply to the Monterey County Office of Education from the list below.

      On Kids’ Day, there will be a wide array of great activities for kids including special children’s gymnastics and kids Zumba demos at the Shape Fit Zone (West Arts Building) all week during the Fair. The Kiddie Carnival is always a popular destination for children as well as an array of great grounds entertainment that are sure to enthrall the kids. Interactive always fun Circus Imagination performances, Lanky the Clown, the return of the popular Cowboy Bootcamp-Ag-Ventureland petting zoo, the Gossamer show, Heather Pearl Stiltwalker, Hypnotist Tina Marie, Stephen Lord One Man Band, Fables of the West, the Quiz Whiz Game Show, plus lots of adorable farm animals, and much, much more will keep the kids entertained for hours, every day of the Monterey County Fair.

      Fairgoers can park at Shoreline Community Church, 2500 Garden Road, from Wednesday-Friday at a cost of $5.00 per vehicle and take a free shuttle bus to the Fairgrounds. From Friday – Monday, fairgoers can park for $5.00 at Monterey Peninsula College with FREE transportation provided by Monterey Salinas Transit. Show your pre-sale ticket for a free trip to the Fair from ANYWHERE on MST.

      Attendees are encouraged to go to a local Target® store and purchase a School Supply donation from the list below:
      School Supply Donation List:

      Backpacks (no red or blue please)
      24 pack nontoxic crayons
      10 pack any size washable marker
      6 pack glue stick
      100 sheet package of wide or college ruled paper
      24 pack #2 pencils
      2 pack scissors
      Spiral bound or composition notebooks
      Three ring binder
      3 or 6 pack of highlighter
      Package of 6 or more pens
      Calculators
      Small size dictionaries

      The Monterey County Fairgrounds is a premiere event center set on 22 oak-studded acres with ample parking. It is home of the annual Monterey County Fair, host to many major and private events on the Central Coast, and the site of the Monterey Bay Race Place, a Satellite Wagering Facility. The Monterey County Fair is the 7th District Agricultural Association of the State of California.

      For more information about the Monterey County Fair, contact the Fair Administration Office, at 2004 Fairground Road in Monterey, by calling
      (831) 372-5863 or check out towww.montereycountyfair.com.

      Categories: Kids & Family | Festivals

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