Cotton Pickin Fair coming this weekend

Special to The Times

The Cotton Pickin’ Fair is a national-award-winning festival held since 1972. Some 350 exhibits of art, antiques and crafts are nestled in and around farm buildings dating from 1891. Delicious southern foods cooked on site and regional entertainment combine to make a truly unique family outing and a historic farm country experience.

Crowds of attendees enjoy fried chicken and other Southern favorites during the 2015 Cotton Pickin’ Fair. Special photo

The Cotton Pickin’ Fair will be held October 1 and 2 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Gay Family Farmstead, located at 18830 Hwy. 85 in Gay, GA 30218. Tickets for adults age 13-64 are $8; seniors age 65 and older are $7; and children ages 7 to 12 are $5.

For more information visit,­fair or call 706-538-6814.