TULSA - Cooler temperatures in Tulsa are affecting business at the Tulsa State Fair.
The first Saturday of the fair is usually one of the busiest for vendors.
Tulsa State Fair vendors say because of the cooler weather they aren't making as much money and business is slow, but they're optimistic things will pick up.
"Usually today is a really good day for us, but obviously the day is not cooperating," Vendor Dan Dybalski said.
Vendors say the chilly weather is keeping people at home.
"Of course it's affecting business. Everyone at the midway has gotten affected by this today, but like I said hopefully it's lightening up we'll make up for it. We'll just call it a slow start," Dybalski said.
Some fairgoers say the weather is not going to keep them away. They say their friends and family will enjoy their time at the fairgrounds despite the bad weather.
"We come two to three times a year...We just love all the stuff. We love the food and the animals and like to see our relatives competing in competitions," Fair goer Terry Beckwith said.
Gate admission to the fair is 10 dollars, but it doesn't include tickets for the rides.
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