Discounted Platte County Fair tickets to go on sale

Discounted season tickets for this year’s 144th Platte County Fair will go on sale Wednesday through July 11 for $15 — $9 less than the regular price.

Daily tickets will sell for $7 at the fairgrounds. Children 12 and younger are admitted free. Parking is included in the ticket price.

The fair, which will run July 18 to 21, will feature a carnival, a queen contest, a demolition derby, a mud marathon, truck and tractor pulls, horse and mule shows, arts and crafts booths, 4H Club exhibits, food, live entertainment and more.

Discount tickets are available at the Wells Bank in Platte City, Community America Credit Union branches, Bank of Weston branches, Bressette’s SunFresh Marketplace at 7613 N.W. Prairie View Road, Farley State Bank branches, Platte Valley Bank branches, Park Bank branches, Leo’s Super Market in Platte City, Liberty Savings Bank in Platte City, and other locations.

For more information, call 816-431-FAIR (431-3247) or visit