STATE FAIR: Ticket Prices Going Up

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Attending the Iowa State Fair is getting more expensive.

The fair says the price of tickets bought before event will rise from $7 to $8. The cost of gate admission will also be increased from $10 to $11.

Fair officials weren’t immediately able to discuss why the price of admission was raised, but did say people can buy tickets for the 2013 fair at 2012 prices until February 28th.

The 2013 Iowa State Fair is scheduled for August 8th through August 18th. The theme of the 2013 fair is “Nothing Compares.”