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Sizzlin Summer 2007

Summer Loving City Paper’s 2007 Sizzlin’ Summer Guide

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Posted 5/23/2007

Most fairs feature the same wonderful amusements of summer: games of chance and skill, blow-up Spider-man and Hello Kitty prizes, lemonade, corn on a stick, the ferris wheel, horse racing, lotto, exhibition halls, prize-winning livestock, hot dogs, crab cakes, beer, bingo. And although the Maryland State Fair in Timonium will always be our favorite (Aug. 24-Sept. 3), here’s a list of other fairs to check out when you’re out beyond your own backyard. City Paper sizzlin’ hot tip: these babys take place later in the summer and into the fall so dress accordingly. (Motorhead tee always appropriate.)

Baltimore County 4-H Fair, July 12-15, Maryland State Fairgrounds, Timonium,

Delaware State Fair,July 19-28, Delaware Fairgrounds, Harrington Del.,

Cecil County Fair, July 20-28, Fair Hill Fairgrounds, Elkton,

Somerset County Fair, July 23-29, Princess Anne,

Harford County Farm Fair, July 26-29, Equestrian Center, Bel Air,

Carroll County 4-H and FFA Fair, July 28-Aug. 3, Carroll County Extension Office, Westminster,

Frederick County Fair, July 29-Aug. 4, Frederick County Fairgrounds,

Howard County Fair, Aug. 4-11, Howard County Fairgrounds, West Friendship,

Queen Anne’s County Fair, Aug. 6-11, 4-H Park, Centreville,

Worcester County Fair, Aug. 10-12,

Montgomery County Agricultural Fair, Aug. 10-18, Montgomery County Agricultural Center, Gaithersburg,

State Fair of West Virginia, Aug. 10-18, Fairlea, W. Va.,

Maryland State Fair, Aug. 24-Sept. 3, Maryland State Fairgrounds, Timonium,

Prince George’s County Fair, Sept. 6-9, Equestrian Center, Upper Marlboro,

Charles County Fair, Sept. 12-16, Charles County Fairgrounds, La Plata,

Anne Arundel County Fair, Sept. 13-17, Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, Crownsville,

Calvert County Fair, Sept. 17-Oct. 1, Calvert County Fairgrounds, Barstow,

State Fair of Virginia, Sept. 27-Oct. 7, Richmond Raceway Complex, Richmond Va.,

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