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The rides are ready at the Albany fairgrounds


In just two days, the fair season in Southwest Georgia will begin.

Workers are busy setting up for the 67th annual Exchange Club Fair. The gates open Tuesday at 4 p.m. and run through Sunday, November 10th. It's the biggest fundraiser for the Exchange Club of Albany. There are about 35 rides and more than 20 different games. There are some new attractions as well.

"We have variety act of illusions and magic. And also has a family entertainment game show that he will be offering this year for our fairgoers.  As well as some bicycles enthusiasts and the thrill seekers, we got the BMX bicycle show this year. The guys will be jumping the ramps with their bicycles," said Skip Nichols, Fair Manager.

Advance tickets are still on sale at all Homerun Foods in Albany and Leesburg until the close of business Monday night.

Tickets are $6 for general admission for 42 inches and above and $2 for under 42 inches.

You can also buy tickets at 


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