West Virginia State Fair to run 10 days in August
Jul. 18, 2017
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Department of Agriculture has announced plans for this year's 10-day State Fair at the fairgrounds in Fairlea, Greenbrier County.
The fair is scheduled Aug. 10-19. The department has posted a calendar.
The department says it will host wine tastings, honey extraction demonstrations and stakeholder meetings.
The fair's country store will feature state-grown products.
Agriculture Commissioner Kent Leonhardt says this year's theme is "local food and why it matters."
Daily adult tickets will cost $11 at the gate. Children under 13 get in free.
Advance discount tickets are available online.