The 2013 DC State Fair is complete!The 2013 DC State Fair was held Saturday, September 28th at the Barrack's Row Fall Festival. Stay tuned to this website and the State of the Fair newsletter to learn about our next events.
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Thank you to D.C. Public Library Librarian David Quick for this guest post. Here at the Southeast Library, we had great fun hosting Fair-related programs. Leading up to the fair, we helped competitors write poetry and plan their bike accessories. … Continue reading
Ever wondered what goes into those mouth-watering pies that bear the DC State Fair blue ribbon? The website of the Makes-me-wanna SHOUT! Pie Baking Challenge recently revealed just that. Profiling both the person and the recipe, the post on Sharon … Continue reading
Everyone wins at the DC State Fair. Anyone who entered a pie competition for the first time or snapped a sweet picture at our photo booth knows that! But of course we also have contest winners. So without further ado, … Continue reading
Thank you to everyone who came out today to celebrate DC talent at the DC State Fair in the heart of the Barracks Row Fall Festival. And congratulations to the winners of all 19 contests! Want to relive the day … Continue reading
Guest post by Bike Accessory Contest Coordinator Courtney Weigand When I talk about homemade bicycle accessories the first question people ask is “other than a bell and lights what other accessories are there?” My first thought goes to baskets and … Continue reading
Ready? Set? Enter! DC State Fair contest registration is now open. Whether you plan to enter our artistic, crafty or culinary contests, you can start the entry process on the 2013 Contests page. There, you can find links to entry … Continue reading
It’s time to celebrate! Thanks to dedicated DC State Fair supporters — including readers like you — our Kickstarter fundraiser reached its goal on August 31. That night, fundraising chair Amelia Showalter sent the following message to contributors: Wow! The … Continue reading
Want to get that blue ribbon feeling? Lucky for you, you have 18 ways to show your talent. Yes, the 2013 DC State Fair contests are now posted. A read through this list is the first step toward a win. … Continue reading
The third annual DC State Fair Seedling Swap on May 5 at the Center for Green Urbanism was a great success. While we plan to rock the District with our fourth DC State Fair on September 28 at the Barracks … Continue reading