KENNEWICK, Wash.-- Ben Franklin Transit announced that is will not be running its usual shuttle to the Benton Franklin Fair and Rodeo next week. The agency says its decision was based on the growing number of COVID-19 cases in the area.
“Our hearts are heavy and we are saddened to share this news. It has al
Tickets for most of the Benton Franklin Fair and Rodeo events go on sale this coming Monday, June 14th at 8am.
These include tickets for general admission, the rodeo, demolition derby, and reserve concert seating.
Since tickets had already gone on sale last year when the fair had to be canceled because of COVID, some tickets are already accounted for by people who've held onto last year's tickets
KENNEWICK, Wash-Leaders of the Benton-Franklin Fair and Rodeo have announced this year's event has been canceled due to the affects of the COVID-19 outbreak.
"There's no chance to have an event like the Fair by August, especially in Benton County", says BF Fair and Rodeo Executive Director Lori Lancaster
The Benton Franklin Fair wants to see and hear you sing the National Anthem.
They're accepting video auditions from crooners to sing the Star Spangled Banner at the Rodeo during the last week of August.
You have until June 29th to enter your submission here...