Massive turnout for Alabama National Fair $1 night - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Massive turnout for Alabama National Fair $1 night

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -

It was a big night for the Alabama National Fair Thursday.

Thousands of people showed up for "Feeding Hope across Alabama" night and it was all for a good cause.

The price of admission was $1 and a non-perishable food item. The event had a massive turnout.

The donations will go to the Montgomery Area Food bank.

Fair officials estimate between 15,000 and 20,000 people turned out Thursday.

Officials say it was the first event of its kind in the 60 years of the fair.

The fair continues through Sunday.

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