In its 10th year, DukesFest & Hazzard County Fair will feature an entertaining lineup of county fair-related activities. The weekend, produced by John & Elly Schneider, will encompass appearances and autograph sessions from show cast members including John Schneider (Bo Duke), Catherine Bach (Daisy Duke), Tom Wopat (Luke Duke), James Best (Sheriff Roscoe P. Coltrane), Ben Jones (Cooter Davenport) and Rick Hurst (Clettus Hogg) Sonny Shroyer (Deputy Enos Strate).
Also scheduled for the weekend is a car show featuring hundreds of world famous 1969 "General Lee" Dodge Chargers, trucks and tractors, a demolition derby, stunt shows including an authentic "General Lee" jump, craft vendors, lawn mower races, Daisy Dukes' shorts contests and a fireworks display. Local music acts and a special guest artist, announced at a later date, will also be in attendance.
Fans will be treated to carnival rides, a kids' barnyard area complete with a petting zoo, pie-eating contests and a question and answer sessions with the entire cast.
Gates will open at 9 a.m. each day and close at 10 p.m. on Saturday and 5:30 p.m. on Sunday.
Single day tickets as well as weekend packages are available. Advanced tickets will be discounted, so those interested in attending are encouraged to act now.
If purchased in advance, a weekend pass is just $25 while a ticket to Saturday or Sunday is available for $15. If purchased the day of the event, the weekend package is $35, while an individual ticket is $20. Senior citizen and military discounts are available and kids 12 years of age and younger will be admitted free.
Tickets are available through the Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket office, an authorized Ticketmaster retailer or by visiting www.dukesfest.com
For more information and event details, visit http://www.dukesfest.com/.