A fair-ly good time: Rides thrill in Paso Robles

July 24, 2012 

Aline Gutierrez, 12, and Nidya Chavez, 12, spin around last Friday on the Techno Power ride at the Mid-State Fair in Paso Robles.

JOE JOHNSTON — jjohnston@thetribunenews.com Buy Photo

  • CALIFORNIA MID-STATE FAIR

    The California Mid-State Fair continues today through July 29 at the Paso Robles Event Center, 2198 Riverside Ave. in Paso Robles. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $5 for children ages 6 to 12. For more information, call 239-0655 or visit www.midstatefair.com. Check out the Tribune's Fair section as well.

Aline Gutierrez, 12, and Nidya Chavez, 12, spin around last Friday on the Techno Power ride at the Mid-State Fair in Paso Robles.

The fair is open from noon to midnight; the box office is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. 2198 Riverside Ave., Paso Robles. www.midstatefair.com

Tickets: Adult (13+): $8; Child (6 to 12): $5; Senior (62+): $6.

Today’s schedule

8 a.m.: Breeding beef, market steer, and dairy cattle shows, Livestock Pavilion

8 a.m.: Stock Horse Show, Equestrian Center

12 p.m.: Carnival & Buildings open

1, 3, 5 & 7:30 p.m.: Mutton Bustin’, South End

2 p.m.: Barrel Racing, Equestrian Center

5 p.m.: Artistry In Motion, Headliner Stage

5 p.m.: Replacement Heifer show, Livestock Pavilion

6 p.m.: Wal-Mart Jr. Fashion Show, Paso Pete’s Ponderosa Stage

6:30 & 8:30 p.m.: Debby Boone, Frontier Stage

6:30 & 8:30 p.m.: Piano Madness, Mission Square

7 p.m.: Acoustify, Headliner Stage

7:30 p.m.: Brad Paisley with The Band Perry & Easton Corbin, Main Grandstand Stage

9 p.m.: KJUG Barn Dance, Headliner Stage

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