Author Archives: kennethjamesmoore

About kennethjamesmoore

One of DC State Fair's founders and past-president

2013 Photography Contest Finalists

Congratulations to the 2013 Photography Contest Finalists! The first-, second-, and third-place winners will be announced at the Fair tomorrow at 3 PM. Come by and see the winning photos on display! Goat Mower by Carly & Art Photo by … Continue reading

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For the love of pickling

Guest post by Emily Burrows, a food preserver and Pickle Contest judge. Pickling is an ancient art grown out of necessity: the need to preserve the harvest, the fundamental need to maintain nourishment throughout the year. Before the days of … Continue reading

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Volunteer at the Fair

You can get involved in this volunteer-run event and celebrate DC! DC State Fair will take place on Saturday, September 28, from 11 AM to 5 PM at the Barracks Row Fall Festival. We need your help in making this … Continue reading

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Contest Entry Deadlines Extended!

We want to see the competition heat up, so we’re giving you more time to enter our contests! But don’t wait, because many contest entry deadlines are this weekend. The Jam/Jelly, Sewing, Pickle, Knit/Crochet, and Cupcake contests have extended their … Continue reading

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Get Your Entries In!

DC State Fair contest registration is open, but many contests’ entry deadlines are approaching. Whether you plan to enter our artistic, crafty, or culinary contests, head over to our 2013 Contests page to start the process now! Some contests, such as the … Continue reading

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Prepare for the Fair: Bikes, Poems, Seeds, Sun

Guest post from DC Public Library, which is partnering with DC State Fair to offer workshops and events. DC’s not a state yet, but it has a state fair and a state library: the DC Public Library. Here at the … Continue reading

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Homegrown DC: Tomorrow!

DC State Fair will be joining the fun at the first-ever Homegrown DC, put together by our friends at the Neighborhood Farm Initiative, Common Good City Farm, and Old City Farm & Guild. It’s tomorrow, September 7, from 4 to … Continue reading

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