Tampa, Florida -- Today tickets go on sale for The Florida State Fair which will take place February 6 through February 17.

Advance tickets go on sale at Walgreens locations throughout the State and also at participating AAA Tampa Bay area locations.

This will be the 110th annual Fair, and the theme will be "1st Place For Fun." Boasting the largest independent midway and highlighting the largest traveling roller coaster in North America, the Fair also offers 110 free things to do; four featured concerts; amazing animals and livestock; Cracker Country; bizarre side show spectacles like sword swallowing and fire eating; an exciting FMX Motorcycle Thrill Zone; fantastic fair food and much more!

"We've created expanded daily discounts and promotions to appeal to every group from honoring our heroes on opening day and four senior days to college day and four student days touching nine surrounding counties," notes Charles Pesano, Executive Director of the Florida State Fair Authority. "This is a great year to experience the fair and the key for having epic fun on a budget will be to buy early and save."

Available Walgreens stores and participating AAA locations throughout Tampa Bay include: AAA Travel Center, Belleair, Bradenton, Brandon, Carrollwood, Clearwater, Lady Lake, Lake Sumter Landing, Lakeland, Lakewood Ranch, New Tampa, Palm Harbor, Port Richey, Quest South in Orlando, Sarasota, Seminole, Spring Hill, St. Petersburg, Sun City Center, Tampa and Trinity.

Country Gold concert tickets on Wednesday, February 12 can only be purchased through the Florida State Fair Authority.

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