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Salinas Valley Fair returns in King City

KING CITY, Calif. (KION)-- The Salinas Valley Fair is open in King City beginning Friday, May 13. The theme this year is Back in the Saddle.

If you are an adult interested in attending the fair the entrance fee is $12. Youth tickets are $8 dollars and children under the age of five can get in free.

Parking is $20.

Today is set to be a fun time because it’s Senior Day at the fairgrounds and people over sixty get in completely free.

Residents can enjoy carnival rides, food and a livestock auction.

Gates are set to open at 11 am and will close at 10 pm.

Saturday free admission will be given to active-duty military personnel and their dependants,military-civilian employees and military contractors with military ID.

Sunday will have the Dia Del Hispano theme.

On Saturday and Sunday the following events are scheduled:

Saturday, May 14th
8:00am: Junior Livestock Auction, Rava Arena
1:00pm - 3:30pm: Samz School of Rock, Steinbeck Stage
5:00pm: Tyzen the Comedy Hypnotist, Steinbeck Stage
6:30pm - 9:00pm: The Outlaw Mariachi, Steinbeck Stage
7:00pm: PRCA Pro Rodeo, Stampeded Arena | Sponsored By: LA Hearne & Mission Ranches
8:00pm: Tyzen the Comedy Hypnotist, Steinbeck Stage

Sunday, May 15th
1:30pm: Jaripeo Bull Riding, Stampede Arena
4:00pm: Los Reyes de la Banda, Steinbeck Stage
5:15pm: Banda Tierra Menguarense, Steinbeck Stage
7:00pm: Banda Tioyana Hay Vamos Subiendo, Steinbeck Stage

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