The S.C. State Fair continues through Sunday at Rosewood Drive and George Rogers Boulevard in Columbia. Here are some things to know.
Admission: $10 ages 6-54; $7 ages 55 and older; free for children 5 and younger.
Parking: Free in the Fairgrounds parking lot.
Daily gate promotion: Free admission for active and retired military and their dependents (with proper identification).
Youth entrance policy: Anyone under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent to be admitted to the fair after 7 p.m. each day.
Hours: Gates open at 10 a.m.; Midway opens at 11 a.m.
Rides: Pay-one-price ride day
Lunch promotion: From noon to 2 p.m., exchange $5 for a token at the entrance and grab lunch at the fair; then return the token for a $5 refund when you exit the gates by 2 p.m.
Grandstand entertainment: Needtobreathe, 7 p.m. $15. Tickets available at the Grandstand ticket booth from 5:30-7 p.m. or online at scstatefair.org. Tickets purchased online include fair admission.
Compiled by Bertram Rantin. Follow @bertramrantin on Twitter.