Here comes the annual Heart O' Texas Fair and Rodeo!

Tickets to the fair can be found here. Skip the line and buy online for just $10. Tickets will be $15 at the gate. Children 8 and younger will now be able to get into the fair for free! It used to be 3 and younger. Don't miss Aaron Watson at the fair this Saturday night!

The annual Heart O’ Texas Fair and Rodeo kicks off this afternoon. Concert tickets include fair and concert admission. Rodeo tickets include fair, rodeo and concert admission.

The nine-day event helps to raise near a quarter of a million dollars for student scholarships. During the spring a multimillion-dollar expansion of the fairgrounds took place. A new exhibition hall replaces the original center built back in 1952.

It's the largest renovation to the fairgrounds since air conditioning was installed in 1999.

Concerts at the 2018 Heart O' Texas Fair and Rodeo include Cory Marrow, Aaron Watson, Sloppy Joe Band, Glen Templeton, Koe Wetzel, Shane Smith and the Saints, Sexto Grado, La Energia Nortena.