Livingston Parish fair returns after one year absence

The Livingston Parish Fair will be held during the week of Oct. 7 – 15 at the Fairgrounds in the town of Livingston after a one-year suspension due to the flood of 2016.
In addition to midway rides, rodeos and fair food, there will also be various exhibits, academic and fun bowls, talent contests, beauty pageants, spelling bees, and a day for children with special needs and much more.

Highlights of the fair include:
Sat., Oct. 7- 10:00 a.m.: Parade
Sun., Oct. 8 – Pre-School Pageant for boys and girls ages 0-4 years (Green Barn)
Mon., Oct. 9 – 7 p.m.: Seventh Grade Spelling Bee
Tuesday, Oct. 10 – Family Night: From 4-11 p.m., pay one price of $15 for all rides
8 a.m.–5 p.m.: Agriculture, Homemaking, & Floral Exhibits (all in school exhibit building)
7 p.m.: Sixth Grade Spelling Bee, sponsored by Livingston Parish News (Green Barn)
Wednesday, Oct. 11 – 4-11 p.m. two for one Pay One Price of $25 for all rides
fair10 a.m.-noon: Host Special Needs Students
4-11 p.m.: $25 two for one Pay One Price bracelets
6 p.m.: Rodeo Queen Contest (Rodeo Arena)
7 p.m.: Kids Rodeo in Rodeo Arena, sponsored by The Church
Thursday, Oct. 12 – Pay One Price of $25 for all rides
9 a.m.-2 p.m.: Field Trip Day for grades K-12 (must be prearranged; closed to general public during this time).
5 p.m.: Academic Fun Bowl (Rodeo Arena for students in grades 6-8)
6:30 p.m.: Fun Bowl (for students in grades K-5)
6 p.m.: Talent Show (all ages); (Green Barn)
8:30 p.m.: Live Music (mystery guest appearance by two rising stars)
4-11 p.m.: Pay One Price of $25 to ride all rides
Friday, Oct. 13 – 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Pay One Price of $15; 4-11 p.m. Pay One Price of $25
School Day: From 11 a.m.–3 p.m., pay one price of $15 for all rides
9 a.m.: Judging Livestock (Livestock Pavilion)
10 a.m.–noon: Older Folks Day, honoring Livingston Parish Residents 75 yrs. & older (Green Barn). Registration 9 a.m.; program at 10 a.m.
4-11 p.m.: Pay One Price of $25 to ride all rides
8 p.m.: PCA RODEO, sponsored by Ram Rodeo
Saturday, Oct. 14 – 11 a.m. until close Pay One Price of $25
From 11 a.m. until close: Pay One Price of $25 to ride all rides
9-11 a.m.: Pet Show, Dog Show & Horse Show (Livestock Pavilion)
3 -6 p.m.: Pageants: Petite & Tiny Miss; Little & Deb Miss; Teen & Jr. Miss
6 p.m.: Senior Pageant Competition
8 p.m.: PCA Rodeo, sponsored by Ram Rodeo
Sunday, Oct. 15 – Pay One Price of $25
Noon-6p.m.: Carnival Midway open – Pay One Price of $25 to ride all rides
6p.m. Fair closes