The Coshocton County Veterans Service Office will again be issuing free fair passes to honorably discharged veterans who are residents of  Coshocton County and served on active duty.

Each pass will provide one free admission to the fair Monday through Thursday, Oct. 2-5.

Passes may be picked up at the Veterans Service Office during regular business hours, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., beginning Monday, Sept. 11 through Wednesday, Sept. 27.

Each veteran must show proof of residency and bring either their veterans ID card or a copy of their DD-214.

Veterans who are unable to get to the office at the aforementioned times should contact the Veterans Service Office to make other arrangements for obtaining their pass.

The numbered passes must be signed for and are not transferable. They must present the pass at any of the fairground entrances.

The passes are being made possible by the co-sponsorship of the Blue Star Mothers Chapter OH #59 and Coshocton County Veterans Council.

The 166th Coshocton County Fair runs from Friday, Sept. 29 through Thursday, Oct. 5.

The Veterans Office is located in the basement of the Court House, 318 Main St. in Coshocton.