The 82nd annual Ozark Empire Fair kicks off Thursday in Springfield.
This year’s theme is being called “Summers Biggest Party.”
Some of the free attractions with you paid ticket include: a Sea Lion Splash Show, Axe Women Loggers of Main, Fire Fighter Training Show, and an Antique Tractor Pull just to name a few.
The fairgrounds will open at 4 p.m. on opening day
KTTS Day is on Friday where you can get a fair ticket for $2 if you arrive before 5 p.m..