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County Fairs Provide Cheap Entertainment

Posted on 07/16/2012 by |The Ultimate Cheapskate | Comments

Money & SavingsWhat do you get when you combine Ferris wheels with farm animals and funnel cakes? That’s right, good old-fashioned fun at a county or state fair. With summer disappearing like a heat mirage on a desert highway, fair season is gearing up across the country. Having grown up in rural Ohio where kids anticipated fair week every bit as much as Christmas morning, I’m always surprised at the number of people I meet who have never been to a county …