Homepage | Archives | Calendar of Events | Exploring Akron | Death Notices | People & Places | Faith & Worship | Panther Telegram | Get email news alerts | About Us
Entertainment & Lifestyle

Family fun celebrated at Summit County Fair

7/25/2013 - South Side Leader
      permalink bookmark

By Kathleen Collins

Photos: Lew Stamp
TALLMADGE — Country life is being celebrated during the Summit County Fair, which runs through July 28 at the Summit County Fairgrounds, 229 E. Howe Road.

The fair, which started July 23, is presented by the Summit County Agricultural Society of Ohio and features agricultural displays and exhibits, as well as traditional fair activities like rides. Shown above are visitors strolling the midway at the fair on opening day.

The Summit County Fair also offers an opportunity for those who own a working farm to display their livestock and youth who participate in 4-H to showcase their projects, according to fair officials.

Shown top right July 23 are judges and their helpers surveying the chickens in a barn at the fair.

Shown bottom right right is Green resident Landry McVicker with her mare Serenada during judging July 23.

Admission is $6 for ages 8 and older and free for ages 7 and younger. Rides may be an additional cost. Parking is free.

The fair is open today, July 26, and tomorrow, July 27, from 8 a.m. to midnight and July 28 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

For a complete schedule of events at the fair, visit www.summitfair.com.

— By Kathleen Collins

      permalink bookmark