Fried foods, carnival rides, entertainment, plentiful people watching opportunities, and more fried foods are all part of the annual spectacular we call the South Carolina State Fair. It opens today in Columbia and runs through Sunday, October 21, 2012.
There will be special attractions include demonstrations, contests, and a petting zoo. The entertainment will feature Hot Chelle Rae, O.A.R., Boyz II Men, the Doobie Brothers, plus many more. You can check out the full daily schedules here.
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