The Georgia State Fair returns to Atlanta Motor Speedway with fun for the whole family Oct. 25 - Nov. 3 with more than 100 midway rides, entertaining acts and musical performances.

Among the entertaining acts that will perform at the Georgia State Fair include: Marvelous Mutts dog show, Rhinestone Roper cowboy, The Banana Derby, Georgia Yo-Yo Contest, Sea Lion Show, Kikkoman Grill-Off, Nojos' Clown Circus, A Grizzly Experience, Petting Zoo, The Freakshow Deluxe, Halloween Magic Show and Puppetone Rockers. For a complete listing of acts and attractions, visit www.georgiastatefair.org.

In addition to the traditional fair activities, a variety of musical acts are scheduled to appear on the main stage. Country musicians Jordan Allena and Josh Thompson will perform on Oct. 25 and southern rock band Molly Hatchet will do so on Oct. 26. Los Nortenos De Ojinaga, also known as La Furia Fronteriza, will appear on Oct. 27. Country music artist Kelly Ballard as well as the rock band Howling Tongues will be on stage Nov. 1 with southern country rock band The Daniels Brothers and singer & songwriter Shane Lee being on stage Nov. 2. The SOS Band is scheduled to perform on Nov. 3.

All shows and musical acts are included in the very-affordable admission price of $10 for Adults, $5 for Youth ages five to 12 and Children four and under are free. For rides, all-day wristbands can be purchased for $20.

The fair will operate on Fridays from 4 p.m. to midnight, Saturdays from 10 a.m. to midnight, Sundays from noon to 10 p.m. and Monday through Thursday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

For more information and a complete schedule of events at the Georgia State Fair, visit www.georgiastatefair.org or call (912) 373-6376.