11 Best Days of Summer - 136th Annual Maryland State Fair Starts Today
It’s time for the Maryland State Fair!
Today marked the beginning of the 136th annual Maryland State Fair. People from all over the state of Maryland and counties of Pennsylvania, Virginia, Delaware and West Virginia that border on Maryland entered exhibits this week and today the gates opened to let in throngs of people who were just so excited to see what everyone has been up to since last year’s fair.
The fair is open on Saturday and Sunday from 10 am until 10 pm and week days from noon until 10 pm. Labor Day is the last day of the fair this year and it will be open from 10 am until 10 pm.
Adult admission is $8, seniors over 62 admission is $6, children from 6 to 11 pay $3, and children under 5 are free. Rides are individually priced. Pets are not allowed with the exception of Medical Dogs and Dogs participating in the 4-H/FFA part of the fair.
Unlimited wristbands will be available Monday, August 25 through Thursday, August 28, and Monday, September 1st. Price of the wristbands is $23 per person. Wristbands will be sold from Noon until 6pm only but will be valid until closing for day of purchase. Fair Admission is not included.
Be sure to check out the exhibits in the Exhibition Hall and Home Arts Building as well as the animals in the barns. There will be opportunities for kids to milk a cow, pet animals in the petting zoo.
Grand Funk Railroad with Johnny Chill will play August 28 from 7-9 pm
Phil Vassar with Lyndsey Highlander will play August 30 from 7-9 pm
For more details and more information about exhibits and events during the Maryland State Fair visit their website.
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