CLEWISTON, FL. -- The Hendry County Fair and Livestock Show opens Monday March 20 at 6 p.m. The annual parade through Clewiston is at 11 a.m. today March 18. Hours have been changed since previous years for this small town fair that is primarily a display of farm animals and other agricultural-themed small displays. This year the fair hours are from 6 to 11 p.m. weekdays, with weekends having longer hours. Friday's closing is at 2 a.m. Saturday morning, while Saturday hours are from 3 p.m. until 1 a.m., and Sunday afternoon March 26, the last day of the fair grounds opens at 1 p.m. and close at 9 p.m. Admission is $4.00. See Hendry County Fair for usual activities found at the annual county fair in past years.
Other area festivals this week: March 18 – The 54th Annual Mobile 1 - Twelve Hours of Sebring Auto Race @ Sebring International Raceway. Green flag at 10:30 am. 863-655-1442; March 24-25 – Avon Park 27th Annual Springtime on the Mall Festival, Downtown Avon Park. 863-453-3350; March 25 – Arcadia Antiques Fair, Historic Downtown. 863-949-4033