North Georgia State Fair
Mondays-Thursdays, 4-11 p.m., Fridays, 4-12 a.m., Saturdays, 10-12 a.m. and Sundays, 12:30-10 p.m. Continues through Oct. 4 2015
Cost: $7 general admission; $20 for 21 ride tickets
From the venue:The largest fair in metro Atlanta features live music, attractions and shows, fair foods, and, of course, rides galore, among many other attractions. After ride-hopping from the Cyclops and the Wave Swinger to the Balloon Ferris Wheel, try your luck at a number of carnival games and check out performances by the likes of Montgomery Gentry, Kellie Pickler, and Kristian Bush.