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The Biggest Show In Oregon Brings Deep-Fried Foods, 4-H & FFA Exhibits, Carnival Rides, Headlining Concert Acts And More Together For The Annual 'Oregon State Fair'

 

FairLogoHere comes the fun, so grab your family Overhead picture of the entire fair and friends and head on down to the Oregon State Fair. If you love the fun atmosphere of a fairs, livestock shows, carnival rides and the weirdness of things like deep-fried Oregon Roadkill and deep-fried chocolate chip cookie dough balls, then this year's fair is for you!


The fair starts during the last week of August and runs for eleven straight days with a long list of competitions, attractions and vendors Giant ferris wheel and sky mover who sell everything and anything: from food to toys Kids having a great time on a fair ride to electronics to clothing to nearly anything you can think of. This fair is the place to find unique handmade arts and crafts that you won't find anywhere else!


In addition to 4-H and FFA horse exhibitions, open class livestock will compete for ribbons and bragging rights. A young 4-Her tending to her sheep while small animals like cavies, rabbits doves and poultry are eager to meet and greet in the Poultry Building.

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The fun continues with the Amateur Wine making and Homebrew competitions, the Top Your Hotdog Contest, and fan favorites Gerry Frank Chocolate Layer Cake Contest and Bob's Home-Baked Bread Contest.


Entertainment includes magic acts and the ever-popular Talent Search, Concerts performed daily by big-name music acts while the 6,000 seat L.B. Day Amphitheatre hosts concerts by some of music's biggest stars. Artists that have performed on the stage include Foreigner, Chris Young, Kenny Loggins, Hunter Hayes, Melissa Etheridge, Everclear, Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, Montgomery Gentry, Motly Crue, Creedence Clearwater Revisited and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts. Every year the lineup gets bigger and better.


If all of that is not enough, Dog Town, Pets get their act on at the Dog Town arena Extreme Creature Feature, Machine Mania, the Fair Lift and the thrilling carnival rides are sure to provide fun for the whole family! Fireworks light up the night sky over the fair

 

The OREGON STATE FAIR


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