Stanislaus County Fair will not reduce admission price
Modesto Bee - (DARRYL BUSHemail@example.com) - The Stanislaus fair lost $240,000 in state funding, but it’s finding ways to stay budget-friendly.
By Patty Guerra
From: Modesto Bee
Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012
TURLOCK -- A few changes are in store at the Stanislaus County Fair this year, but a major cut in admission price, as Merced is doing, is not in the offing.Merced County Fair officials recently announced that they are chopping the general admission price in half, to $5."People in our community have less money to spend on entertainment, but folks still want and need to have fun," Chief Executive Officer Tom Musser said in a news release. "We are being responsive to the community's needs by charging less for everyone to come in the fair gates. We're making it more affordable for more families to come and enjoy the fair." Read more here: http://www.modbee.com/2012/02/26/2087302/stanislaus-fair-holds-line-on.html#storylink=cpy