The gates are now open on this the 64th Annual North Florida Fair that runs through November 13.
The crowds are building, the rides are rolling; you can feel the excitement in the air, not to mention those mouthwatering smells of all the food being prepared.
Thursday morning final setups were made to all the rides and the many exhibits.
This is an agricultural fair that began many years ago to signify the beginning of harvest. 4-H Club members still use it to display their work and skills as they raise and show their cattle and livestock.
The North Florida Fair is a regional drawing card with a broad economic impact, and if you are planning to bring your family out to the fair, here's a quick glimpse of what it will cost.
Adults: 13 and over, $7,children 6 - 12 $4, children 5 and under are free. Once you're in, all entertainment is free.