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Locals, visitors enjoy fall fun at the Durham Fair

The fair runs through Sunday, September 25.

DURHAM, Conn — Fair season is in full swing in Connecticut with The Durham Fair this weekend. 

The Durham Fair is Connecticut’s largest agricultural fair featuring rides, food and animals. It’s a tradition for Durham locals and visitors who come to town for the fair.

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Fair goers can see animals up close, including sheep, pigs, rabbits and more.

“So many people don’t get a chance to see the animals up close,” said Charlotte Schmidt from Massachusetts, who brings rabbits to the fair.

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Fairgoers can take a stroll around the grounds to find food stands and a beer, wine and cider tasting featuring Connecticut vendors.

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Another big part of the fair is bringing in nonprofits to raise money for their organizations.

The fair runs through Sunday, September 25.

For tickets and more information, click here.

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