Attica Independent Fair opens today

Fair-goers can get in free until 3 p.m. today, the first day of the Attica Indpendent Fair. There is a fee for parking.

Opening ceremony is at 9 a.m. at the pavilion.

Other events scheduled are: 11 a.m., goat show, Junior Fair show arena; 4 p.m., cookie bake-off, Block Building; 5 p.m., kids’ pedal pull, pavilion; 5 p.m., beer garden opens; 6 p.m., 137th Attica royalty contest, Entertainment Building; 7:30 p.m., baked goods auction, pavilion; 8 p.m., beer garden entertainment, DJ; 8:30 p.m., Ohio Idol top 5, grandstand.