Utah State Fair kicks off 2017 season

SALT LAKE CITY -- The Utah State Fair got underway in Salt Lake City Thursday night, and the fun continues through September 17.

Fox 13 News' Kiersten Nunez was checking out the sights and sounds on opening night, see the video above for her report.

Visit the fair's website for details about the schedule and ticketing information.

September 13 is Fox 13 Day at the Fair, and on that day children ages 12 and under will be admitted free and all other tickets will be $8.