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It’s Fair Season: The Best Fairs in the Southeast

If you grew up in a remotely rural area, you probably remember going to the county or state fair in the summer. The Rooster has fond memories of going to the county fair and experiencing the sights, the food, and the shows, and still loves a good fair to this day.

Whether you’re a fair connoisseur or you’re just looking for something to do this weekend, we’ve got you covered. Here are some of our favorite July fairs in the Southeast.

2230 Butchers Bend Road
Mineral Wells, West Virginia 26150
West Virginia Interstate Fair
Jul 14-18, 2015
Mineral Wells, West Virginia

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West Virginia Interstate Fair

Mineral Wells, West Virginia      Jul 14-18, 2015

Where families come for fun Come for live entertainment fair rides arts crafts pageants livestock shows and more

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487 Maury River Road
Lexington, Virginia 24450
Rockbridge Regional Fair & Farm Show
Jul 15-18, 2015
Lexington, Virginia

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Rockbridge Regional Fair & Farm Show

Lexington, Virginia      Jul 15-18, 2015

The Rockbridge Regional Fair Farm Show is July - at the Virginia Horse Center Enjoy the summer fun Sherwood Amusements will be presenting Music this year includes Seven Mile Ford and the Deer Creek Boys and a full night of a variety of praise and worship Counties include Craig Allegheny...

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1015 Fairground Road
Madison, Virginia 22727
Madison County Fair (VA)
Jul 15-18, 2015
Madison, Virginia

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Madison County Fair (VA)

Madison, Virginia      Jul 15-18, 2015

On behalf of the Madison County Fair Board I invite you to Remember When and join us in Celebrating Years and More Although we can trace the roots of a fair back to it was not until that the Madison County Board of Supervisors officially recognized the Madison County Fair...

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3237 Old Irvine Road
Richmond, Kentucky 40475
Madison County Fair (KY)
Jul 23-Aug 1, 2015
Richmond, Kentucky

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Madison County Fair (KY)

Richmond, Kentucky      Jul 23-Aug 1, 2015

With pageants FFA exhibits food entertainment a mud run and much more the Madison County Fair is not to be missed

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160 WVU Jackson Mill
Weston, West Virginia 26452
Lewis County Fair
Jul 15-18, 2015
Weston, West Virginia

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Lewis County Fair

Weston, West Virginia      Jul 15-18, 2015

The Lewis County Fair is a one-price gate No additional charges to ride any of the carnival rides So bring the entire family for a fun-filled week of Live Entertainment Rides Mud Bog Demolition Derby and fun Family Games All for the modest price of over year And we didn't...

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6209 Old Auburn Road
Warrenton, Virginia 20187
Fauquier County Fair
Jul 16-19, 2015
Warrenton, Virginia

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Fauquier County Fair

Warrenton, Virginia      Jul 16-19, 2015

The Fauquier County Fair is a non-profit organization in Fauquier County Va mananged by a dedicated group of volunteers committed to providing a fun and educational county fair experience

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1311 Music Hall Road
Hiawassee, Georgia 30546
Georgia Mountain Fair
Jul 21-29, 2017
Hiawassee, Georgia

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Georgia Mountain Fair

Hiawassee, Georgia      Jul 21-29, 2017

Look forward to the th annual Georgia Mountain Fair held at the historic Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds this summer Thousands of visitors from across the region have experienced the excitement and nostalgia that the event has to offer With first class musical performances arts amp crafts fun carnival rides unique attractions...

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Jackson County Farm, WV
Moundsville, West Virginia
Jackson County Jr. Fair
Jul 20-25, 2015
Moundsville, West Virginia

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Jackson County Jr. Fair

Moundsville, West Virginia      Jul 20-25, 2015

The Jackson County Jr Fair truly has something for everyone Located at the Fairgrounds near Cottageville West Virginia the Jackson County Jr Fair is one of West Virginia's largest and well attended county fairs Make your plans today and enjoy entertainment for the whole family -- featuring farm fresh produce...

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401 Holly Gray Park Drive
Sutton, West Virginia 26601
Braxton County Fair
Jul 21-25, 2015
Sutton, West Virginia

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Braxton County Fair

Sutton, West Virginia      Jul 21-25, 2015

With the most spectacular fireworks display in Central WV entertainment food and more there's fun for the whole family here

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16800 Highway 21
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350
Neshoba County Fair
Jul 24-31, 2015
Philadelphia, Mississippi

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Neshoba County Fair

Philadelphia, Mississippi      Jul 24-31, 2015

Established in the Neshoba County Fair fosters political agricultural and social exchanges of knowledge and ideas Home of the state's only licensed horse track since and the nation's largest campground fair the fair is Mississippi's Giant Houseparty and was entered on the National Register of Historic Places in br br...

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107 Rig Street
Petersburg, West Virginia 26847
Tri-County Fair (WV)
Jul 25-Aug 1, 2015
Petersburg, West Virginia

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Tri-County Fair (WV)

Petersburg, West Virginia      Jul 25-Aug 1, 2015

What started in as a -H open class exhibit at the old courthouse in Petersburg has evolved into an annual exhibit of agriculture horticultural floriculture livestock home economics and art These exhibits plus non-profit organizations commercial exhibitors and vendors coupled with a variety of entertainment events and a varied midway...

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714 Myrtle Avenue
Moundsville, West Virginia 26041
Marshall County Fair
Jul 26-Aug 1, 2015
Moundsville, West Virginia

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Marshall County Fair

Moundsville, West Virginia      Jul 26-Aug 1, 2015

The th annual Marshall County Fair will be held from July - August The event will take place on the fairgrounds located on Eastern Twelfth Street in Moundsville WV The fair features something for everyone truck pulls fair pageants livestock shows carnival rides stage entertainment and much more Our one...

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West Fairview Road
Salem, Arkansas 72576
Fulton County Fair
Jul 27-Aug 1, 2015
Salem, Arkansas

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Fulton County Fair

Salem, Arkansas      Jul 27-Aug 1, 2015

The Fulton County Fair features activities ranging from livestock contests to beauty pageants Enjoy a week of fun with the whole family

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500 Mylan Park Lane
Morgantown, West Virginia 26501
Monongalia County Fair
Jul 28-Aug 1, 2015
Morgantown, West Virginia

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Monongalia County Fair

Morgantown, West Virginia      Jul 28-Aug 1, 2015

Bigger and better than ever This year we are excited to bring new feature attractions more entertainment more youth competitions and opportunities for family fun In addition to the carnival rides and our already popular motorsports we have added Friday Fight Night and a Livestock Auction on Saturday There will...

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Ritchie County 4-H Grounds, WV
Harrisville, West Virginia 26362
Ritchie County Fair and Expo
Jul 29-Aug 1, 2015
Harrisville, West Virginia

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Ritchie County Fair and Expo

Harrisville, West Virginia      Jul 29-Aug 1, 2015

Welcome to the Ritchie County Fair Expo br br This year's fair features a wide variety of entertainment including midway rides provided by Calliope Productions Magic Shows and a long-standing Ritchie County favorite Championship Bull Riding br br There's something for every member of your family at the fair Be...

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