county fair

noun

Definition of county fair

: a fair usually held annually at a set location in a county especially to exhibit local agricultural products and livestock

Examples of county fair in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For a clan that pined for travel and events, the county fair was the first mass gathering outside their nuclear family in some time. oregonlive, 16 Sep. 2021 The county fair is always a good family event, Marcinek said. Annie Alleman, chicagotribune.com, 8 July 2021 While marketed as a county fair, the event is one that was born in North Little Rock as a way to draw people to the city. Neal Earley, Arkansas Online, 20 Sep. 2021 The decision to revive the old county fair was an idea years in the making in hopes to add another draw to North Little Rock's riverfront. Neal Earley, Arkansas Online, 20 Sep. 2021 Despite the influx in cases, Josephine County is still holding its county fair, which opened on Wednesday. oregonlive, 13 Aug. 2021 All the typical county fair attractions will be out for the Geauga County Fair, including farm animals, rides and lots of delectable fair food. Anne Nickoloff, cleveland, 2 Sep. 2021 The walls in her home are adorned with state and county fair ribbons for gardening, and there’s a whole other box of them in storage. Maggie Menderski, The Courier-Journal, 13 Aug. 2021 The crowd huddled near the cattle barn Thursday at the fairgrounds where the girls had showed their cows — among them Diva and Daquavia — for the county fair 18 days ago. Sarah Nelson, The Indianapolis Star, 6 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of county fair

1772, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of county fair was in 1772

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16 Nov 2021

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“County fair.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/county%20fair. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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