Delaware State Fair

Milford shines at state fair’s FFA awards breakfast

HARRINGTON — A short distance from Milford High School is the school’s FFA facility. It includes pasture areas and a large barn that houses assorted farm animals. “It’s …

TODAY AT A GLANCE

HARRINGTON – Cars and trucks roared and crashed Friday night at the the Delaware State Fair's Demolition Derby. Participants faced off in multiple classes such as compact cars, trucks and …

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HARRINGTON – Each year the Delaware State Fair is filled with a variety of foods that fairgoers love to try. Some are the craziest of foods that people never imagine they would be trying. …
A heretofore unsung group of heroes of the Delaware State Fair strolls the grounds spreading happiness where they go, and it doesn’t cost a dime extra. The fair’s roaming acts are an eclectic bunch. But what unites them is their shared goal: putting a smile on fairgoers’ faces.
HARRINGTON — For Gov. John Carney, it was a “pretty fun day” Thursday as he participated in another Governor’s Day at the Delaware State Fair. The annual occasion began …
HARRINGTON — A number of elected and appointed officials celebrated the importance of agriculture at the Delaware State Fair on Thursday, as Gov. John Carney signed legislation that provides …
HARRINGTON — Long before the music started at the Delaware State Fair grandstand Saturday, Aaron Jackson and his Brother’s Pyro crew were preparing for a fast and furious fireworks …
Kids and animals abounded at the Delaware State Fair on Tuesday, and Tracey Quillen Carney was thrilled. Delaware’s first lady began her visit onstage, reading the children’s book “Mrs. Wishy-Washy’s Farm” to an audience.
HARRINGTON — More surveillance cameras, metal detectors and police officers are part of the plan to keep patrons safe during this year’s Delaware State Fair that begins Thursday and concludes July 29.
HARRINGTON — The Delaware State Fair opens at noon Thursday to lots of hungry, people-watching, thrill-seeking fairgoers. To satisfy a few cravings of those working the fair and staying on …
This time, Jackson Dean will be rolling into the Delaware State Fair as the headliner. And, for an hour-and-a-half show Sunday night, the country singer plans to be less constrained than he was four years ago as a teenager when he was the fair’s opening act for Brothers Osborne.
HARRINGTON  – More than $600,000 in total purses were contested on the annual Governor’s Day program during the Delaware State Fair at Harrington Raceway on Thursday. Racing …
HARRINGTON — Not many people dream about kissing a pig, but it had been at the top of Dr. Michelle Rodgers’ wish list leading up to the 104th annual Delaware State Fair. Ms. Rodgers, …
HARRINGTON — Mobile health care is on the way to Kent and Sussex communities with the unveiling of Bayhealth’s new 36-foot medical recreational vehicle at the Delaware State Fair …
You’ve just pulled up to the scene of an accident: a person drove into a utility pole and wires are strewn across the hood of the car. You can tell the person inside is in shock and wondering if it’s safe to exit. From a safe distance away, how should you advise them?
HARRINGTON — Mason Hay, who had the grand champion market lamb, won the top showman award Tuesday night at the Livestock Extravaganza at the Delaware State Fair. The top hogs, steers, lambs and market goats were judged.
HARRINGTON — Resident hunters attending this year’s Delaware State Fair have a week to take a chance at winning a special low-digit hunting license for the 2024-2025 hunting season. …
Delaware’s Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has 10 days of activities planned for this year’s Delaware State Fair. Among the highlights will be the return of …
HARRINGTON — Every year, Jim Minner sees a glitzy new attraction or another national recording act coming to the Delaware State Fair. Those kinds of things can serve as nice little side …
With the many noisy activities outside the Quillen Arena at the Delaware State Fair in Harrington, it’s imperative that horses and riders performing in the facility have strong communication skills and the ability to stay focused.
The Young Farmers & Ranchers program of the Delaware Farm Bureau will host its 29th annual antique tractor pull July 29 at the Delaware State Fair, Harrington.
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