Tailgaters kick off the home game season in he newly renovated Fairgrounds parking lot. The lot features grassy parking spaces, asphalt,  lighting and trees. Here, from left, Knox Talbert, Carol Culbertson, Michael Culbertson, Lauran Thorndyke, Linda Straight, Keith Bradsher, Megan Bradsher and Bobby Stephens relax after eating in the lot. For their spacious pad, they purchased three parking spots.
Tailgaters kick off the home game season in he newly renovated Fairgrounds parking lot. The lot features grassy parking spaces, asphalt, lighting and trees. Here, from left, Knox Talbert, Carol Culbertson, Michael Culbertson, Lauran Thorndyke, Linda Straight, Keith Bradsher, Megan Bradsher and Bobby Stephens relax after eating in the lot. For their spacious pad, they purchased three parking spots. tglantz@thestate.com
Tailgaters kick off the home game season in he newly renovated Fairgrounds parking lot. The lot features grassy parking spaces, asphalt, lighting and trees. Here, from left, Knox Talbert, Carol Culbertson, Michael Culbertson, Lauran Thorndyke, Linda Straight, Keith Bradsher, Megan Bradsher and Bobby Stephens relax after eating in the lot. For their spacious pad, they purchased three parking spots. tglantz@thestate.com

Fans embrace fairgrounds' new look

September 20, 2009 12:00 AM

UPDATED June 20, 2012 01:01 PM

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