Fair officials said all activity on the fairgrounds will shut down at 8:46 p.m., the time investigators say the first emergency call came in last year on August 13 when the stage came crashing down before the Sugarland concert.
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Several victims and family members even wear the date and time on specially made wristbands.
"It says 8/13/2011, 8:49 p.m.," said victim Laura Magdziarz said, while holding up her wristband.
Some victims and their families said they will observe the 8:46 p.m. moment, but several of them also plan to hold their own silent moment at 8:49 p.m.
Seven people died and 58 were injured in the tragedy. A plaque memorializing those victims was placed beneath the grandstand on Main Street.