There’s Something For Everyone At The Oldest State Fair In The Country

It’s nearly impossible to visit the fair without having a total blast. This all-American tradition has excited children and adults throughout the country for generations, and there’s nothing better than heading out for a day of thrill rides, junk food, and delightful oddities. When you’re ready to combine your fair excitement with a healthy dose of history, make your way to the country’s oldest such event.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For more information about tickets, scheduling, and special events at this year’s fair, click here. Do you have any favorite state fair memories to share? Let us know in the comment section below!