Permian Basin Fair & Expo Day 2

Photos from the second day of the Permian Basin Fair & Expo at the Ector County Coliseum including the 4-H archery contest, a performance by Odessa’s Got Talent winners Young Bloods and the Miss Permian Basin Fair Scholarship Pageant. The Permian Basin Fair & Expo opened Friday and continues with fair hours noon to midnight today, noon to 10 p.m. Sept. 5 and 6, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 7-9, noon to midnight Sept. 11 and noon to 10 p.m. Sept. 12. The annual event will be celebrating its 45th year after being cancelled in 2020 due to the outbreak of COVID-19. The yearly fair features a variety of activities including live entertainment, talent shows, pageants, a petting zoo, carnival, and other various livestock and western sporting events. Visit for a full schedule of events.