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Nebraska State Fair on-site parking remains closed Sunday

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Posted at 12:02 PM, Aug 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-25 13:02:50-04

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KMTV) — Due to wet conditions, all on-site parking at the Nebraska State Fair remain closed. Guests must continue using the express shuttles.

The shuttles are running continuously at Walmart South, ShopKo, Conestoga Mall (13th St & Webb road), Conestoga Mall (North of Sears), Sam’s Club, and Central Community College. Shuttles start operation one hour before the Fair gates open and finish at midnight.

A shuttle will run daily from Walmart South for the remainder of the fair.

The Bosselman north parking lot off of Locust at Fonner Park is available for $10 per vehicle, with fees supporting the Overland Trails Council Boy Scouts of America. Tractor trams will transport attendees to the main entrance.

This service will be available weekdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday/Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. On Labor Day, the trams will operate from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The following is Sunday's schedule for the Nebraska State Fair:

· All day - BMX Freestyle Stunt Team – Around Grounds

· All day – Musical entertainment – CHI Health Stage

· All day – Twiggy the Water Skiing Squirrel – Aurora Co-op Chill Zone

· All day – Dusty Trails Horseback Riding – East Equine Arena

· 10:00 a.m. 4-H Fashion Show – Heartland Events Center

· 1:00 p.m. Nature Hill Polo Match - Sports Field

· 1:30 p.m. Celebration Parade – Grounds

· 4:00 p.m. Draft Horse Hitch Finals – Five Points Bank Arena

· 4:00 p.m. Beard Contest – Pump and Pantry Party Pit

· 2:30 p.m. & 5:30p.m. Amazing Doberman’s – Sam’s Club Stomping Grounds

· 8:00 p.m. Cody Jinks – Heartland Events Center