• Champlain Valley Fair opens today
    August 24,2013
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    Champlain Valley

    Fair opens today

    ESSEX JUNCTION ó The Champlain Valley Fair kicks off this weekend in Essex Junction.

    The fair offers live music, a midway with rides, horse pulling competitions, a sheep shearing demonstration, a Whoopie Pie baking contest, racing pigs and other events.

    The 10-day fair opens today and runs through Labor Day, Sept. 2.

    Admission is $12 for adults and $5 for kids. Children under age 5 get in for free.
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