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Rainy Start for the Bloomsburg Fair

Posted on: 12:31 am, September 22, 2013, by , updated on: 12:25am, September 22, 2013

BLOOMSBURG — It wasn’t great weather for outdoor activities Saturday but that didn’t stop people from coming to the annual Bloomsburg Fair.

Saturday was opening day for the state’s largest fair which welcomes tens of thousands of visitors every year.

One woman says she didn’t let the rain put a damper on her plans.

“No, it’s not keeping us away. We’ve been here since 12 and it was gorgeous all day. It was nice and breezy. We had a great time, ate lots of food, played bingo and won, played i got it and won, so we had a great time,” said Marybeth Ney of Wilkes-Barre.

The 158th annual Bloomsburg fair costs $8 to get in.  The fair runs through September 28th.

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