The Pineywoods Fair gets underway today at the Nacogdoches County Expo Center. The 35th annual event will run through Sunday. Youth animal and AG mechanic projects, cheerleading competition, carnival and plenty of food, arts and crafts will be available on the midway. Among the events today will be broiler judging at 9 a.m.; the midway opening from 4 to 11 p.m.; cheerleading competition at 5:30; and ride-a-mania from 6 to 10 p.m. where discount armbands to ride all the carnival rides for $12 with 3 can goods, or $17 without can goods. Armbands will be sold from 5 to 9 p.m. This year’s Pineywoods Fair is the first in the newly renovated Nacogdoches County Expo Center. For more information on events and things happening, you can go to www.nacexpo.net.