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August 17, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Weekend Planner, August 18 – August 20 (VIDEO)

Got weekend plans? This is the last weekend to enjoy the  Montgomery County Agricultural Fair at the fairgrounds in Gaithersburg. It’s also the last weekend to purchase selected items tax free during Maryland’s Tax Free Week which ends Aug. 19. Below are some other ideas for fun this weekend in Montgomery County: Friday, Aug. 18 10 […]

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August 15, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Organizers Expecting More Than 200,000 People to Attend This Year’s Ag Fair (VIDEO)

Doors are officially open at the 2017 Montgomery County Agricultural Fair and dozens were lined up early to enjoy this year’s festivities. “It’s just fantastic,” said Alison Israel of Bowie. “We love to come here; we’re like big kids. We like the rides, the food […] we just have a wonderful time every time we […]

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August 11, 2017 | Sonya Burke

The Montgomery County Fair Tops Our Weekend Planner, Aug. 11 – 13

Got weekend plans? The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair opens this weekend at the fairgrounds in Gaithersburg. Below are some other ideas for fun this weekend in Montgomery County: Friday, Aug. 11 3 p.m. – midnight, Montgomery County Agricultural Fair, 501 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Battery Lane Band, Friday Night Live, Rockville […]

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August 4, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Aug. 4, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Aug. 4, in Montgomery County: 1. SUV Concerns: The Montgomery County Department of General Services is monitoring the county’s fleet of Ford Explorers for cracked manifolds. 2. Pesticide Ban: Montgomery County Circuit Court Judge Terrence McGann has ruled against Montgomery County’s pesticide ban. 3.  Library News: Meet Anita Vassallo, the […]

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October 14, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 14, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 14, in Montgomery County: 1.  School News: MCPS Superintendent Jack Smith has released his recommendations to address school boundaries, capacity and facility issues in the district.   2. Vote 2016: The Montgomery County Board of Elections (BOE) will be registering voters and signing up election judges from 2 p.m.- 6 […]

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August 8, 2016 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Agricultural Fair Set for August 12 — 20 (VIDEO)

Save the date: The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair returns to the fairgrounds in Gaithersburg from August 12 — 20. Find out more, here.

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June 1, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Gaithersburg Changes 4th of July Venue from Fairgrounds to Bohrer Park (VIDEO)

In just a few weeks, the city of Gaithersburg will celebrate the 4th of July at Bohrer Park instead of the Montgomery County Fairgrounds, which was the city’s traditional venue for this event. Gaithersburg Parks and Recreation and Culture Director Michele Potter said the idea behind changing the location is to draw more attention to the 60-acre […]

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August 14, 2015 | Aline Barros

image of Night at the Fair. Bright lights attracted large crowds on the mid-way.

The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair Begins Today (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair opens its doors at 3 p.m. today. In this MyMCMedia extra video, find some of the things to see and do. The fair is open from Aug. 14 to 22. Children 11 and younger do not pay to get in. General admission to the fair is $10 for adults. Parking at […]

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August 11, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Montgomery County Fair Opens August 14 in Gaithersburg (VIDEO)

The month of August would not be complete without a visit to the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair at the fairgrounds in Gaithersburg. Take a look: Visit Montgomery County Agricultural Fair website to plan your visit. .@MOCOFAIR & @CountyCableMoCo have a fun free game for you. Click here to learn more: http://t.co/T2Ums1Smt0 #MoCo pic.twitter.com/4B0smyPGFT — County […]

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July 25, 2015 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Fair Opens August 14 (VIDEO)

Save these dates: Aug. 14-22. That’s when the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair returns to the fairgrounds in Gaithersburg. Find out  more in this report: Visit the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair website for more information and to plan your visit.

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