Parish fair kicks off today

The Tangipahoa Parish Fair officially starts today, with the opening ceremony scheduled for this evening at 5 p.m. at the Florida Parishes Arena, followed by the annual Shake, Rattle, and Roll beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Arena. This is the first event in a week-long celebration that offers something for everyone.

On Thursday, October 5, the festivities will begin at 1 p.m. with the crowning of the senior citizen royalty. The midway will open to the public at 3 p.m., allowing families to enjoy the rides and carnival games. The Amateur Battle of the Bands will take place at 7 p.m. to provide musical entertainment for the crowds.

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