KENNEWICK, Wash. -- Here are today's highlights:
Pop rock band Hinder performs on the Main Stage at 7:30 p.m. Horse Heaven Hills rodeo starts tonight at 7 p.m. Kids' Day, including the Kiddies Parade at 10 a.m.
Tickets: Fair admission is $12 at the gate. Ages 65 and older are $5. Ages 6-12 are $2 today only. Kids 5 and younger free. Concerts come with admission to the fair, but reserved seats are $15.
General admission tickets to the rodeo come with fair admission. Reserved seats are an additional $10.
All-day carnival ride wristbands are $30. The Davis Carnival hours are noon to 11 p.m. through Thursday and closes at midnight Friday and Saturday.
Parking: $5. Or buy a combo fair/bus pass for $12 or $7 for ages 6-12.
Transit: Ben Franklin Transit offers bus service to and from the fair each day or $1.50 each way per person or $4 each way for a family of five. Seniors and the disabled with valid transit ID cards ride for 75 cents each way. Kids age 5 and younger free.
Buses depart starting at 9:30 a.m. from Knight Street Transit Center in Richland, TRAC's south parking lot in Pasco, the 22nd Street Transit Center in Pasco, as well as Kamiakin High and Lampson Stadium in Kennewick.
Kennewick service from Lampson Stadium and Kamiakin High depart every 30 minutes from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and from the fairgrounds every 30 minutes from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Evening service from Kennewick every 15 minutes until 11:45 p.m.
Pasco service from TRAC leaves every hour 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Buses leave from the Pasco Transit Center at 22nd Avenue and Sylvester Street every 30 minutes from 9:15 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. with evening service every 15 minutes until midnight.
Richland service from the Knight Street Center is every 30 minutes from 9:15 a.m. to 5:45 p.m., with evening service every 15 minutes until midnight.
During the day, Benton City and Prosser residents can also catch the Route 120 eastbound buses to connect with the Knight Street shuttle. Evening riders can catch the 7:10 p.m. shuttle from West Richland Transit Center.
Weather: Sunny skies with a highs approaching 90.