Now in its 59th year, the Fair is full of concerts, games, exhibitions, fried foods, and thrill rides. Admission is $9, but children 5 and younger get in free. (Ride coupons cost extra; check the Fair's website for discounts and other deals.) Gates open at 3 p.m. most weekdays and at noon weekends. Visit fairexpo.com.
Mondays-Sundays, 3 p.m. Starts: March 25. Continues through April 11, 2010