Get ready! The Red River Parish Fair and Rodeo are just days away. Get your ride armbands and prepare your livestock and other entries. The complete fair schedule is at the bottom of this article.
Some of the highlights will be the Johnson Brothers Midway with rides for the whole family. The midway opens at 6:00 pm on Tuesday October 2nd. It will be open every night through Saturday. There is a midway special with $1.00 rides from 3:00 to 6:00 pm on Friday night. Armband nights are Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
This years exhibits include livestock, horses, chicken, and rabbits. Livestock check-in is Tuesday beginning at 8:00 am. That is also the day for moving in exhibit booths. Thursday night there will be the Horse Show. Registration is at 4:00 and the show begins at 6:30.
Friday and Saturday nights are rodeo nights. Both nights there will be LRCA, UPRA, TSRA Rodeo produced by J2 Rodeo Company.
The Fair Parade will be held Thursday afternoon, October 4th. Parade floats line up at 3:00 pm. The parade begins at 5:00 pm.
So get ready, the fair is almost here. The fun starts October 2nd and runs through October 6th at the Parish Fairgrounds on Highway 71.