Wood County Fair Starts Today

7/28/14 – 7:18 A.M.

The Wood County Fair kicks off today and runs through August 4th. This year’s highlight event will be the “Monster Truck Throwdown” Saturday night. Other grandstand events include a cheerleading competition at the grandstand at 2 p.m. Friday at the grandstand and a drag racing competition at 7 p.m. that same day.

Opening ceremonies are set for 7:15 p.m. tonight. The Wood County youth parade will follow in the grandstand.

Daily admission is six dollars. A week long pass costs $24.

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