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Summer Fun at the Allen County Fair

Nothing says "summer in Indiana" like a county fair, and here in Allen County, we have a great one! What can you find at the Allen County fair ? As a 10-year 4-H member, and now as the mom of three past and present 4-Hers, I would make a stop at the 4-H buildings first. Sure, kids bring their…

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25th Annual Allen County Fair Runs July 22-27

The 25th annual Allen County Fair is set to open Tuesday, July 22 at the Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road in northwest Fort Wayne. Home to Allen County 4-H, the Allen County Fair showcases a multitude of animal showings and events throughout the week-long event. That's in addition…

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Crafts, Collections, and More at the Allen County Fair

My favorite thing about going to the Allen County Fair is the crafts. As a former 4-Hr, I can predict that now is probably the time when kids are desperately putting the finishing touches on posters, cake decorations, barbecue projects and cooking masterpieces. The Allen County Fair has come…

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It's Time for the Fair!

It would not be summer without a county fair. The Allen County Fair opens on Tuesday, July 24 and closes on Monday, July 30. These seven days will be filled with animals, children, competitions, carnival rides, and fun. Just as it should be. The Allen County Fair holds a special place in my…

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