BR fair kicks off tonight

POSTED: Thursday, October 22, 2009 - 1:20pm

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 10:58pm

Wanting some cheap family fun?

The Greater Baton Rouge State Fair kicks off tonight.

You'll get a discount for family night.

Admission only costs $5 and you get unlimited rides.

The fairgrounds are located just off Airline Highway toward Prairieville.

Organizers say this year there are more than 40 rides.

And folks can expect everything from funnel cakes to corn dogs.