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SEMO District Fair kicks off with parade through downtown Cape Girardeau, MO

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

The SEMO District Fair kicked off with a parade in downtown Cape Girardeau, Missouri on Saturday morning, September 10.

The parade began at 9:30 a.m. and will go from Capaha Park to the Fairgrounds Parade Route.

For smooth and safe traffic flow, police say "No Parking" signs will be placed around Arena Park on Friday, September 9 to restrict parking. These signs will be enforced beginning on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 6 a.m.

Any vehicles parked in a "No Parking" or "Restricted Parking" area will be towed at the owner's expense, and a traffic ticket will be issued.

Additionally, on Friday, Sept. 9, "No Parking" signs will be placed in Capaha Park, North West End Blvd. and Perry Ave. to restrict parking for the SEMO District Fair Parade on Saturday, Sept. 10.

Capaha Park will be closed starting at 6 a.m. and only vehicles actually used in the parade will be allowed  inside the park.

If anyone wishes to delivery parade participants, they can be dropped off at the intersection of West End Blvd. and Normal Street at the park entrance.

Broadway and Cape Rock Drive, and Kingshighway from Hopper to Kiwanis will be closed during the parade.

The theme for this year's fair is "Enough Fun for the Whole Herd."

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