agricultural fair

February 20, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

Gaithersburg Prohibits Exotic Animals at Fairs

Gaithersburg council approved a compromise ordinance Tuesday night that prohibits the exhibition of exotic animals while not changing rules related to domestic animals, thereby allowing the annual Montgomery County Agricultural Fair to proceed as usual. The ordinance was approved by a vote of three to two, with Council Vice President Laurie-Anne Sales and Councilman Michael […]

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August 7, 2019 | Staff Writer

The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair Returns Friday

The countdown has begun to the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair! From Aug. 9 through Aug. 17, Gaithersburg will be full of the festive sounds and smells of good food, farm animals, games, carnival rides, shows and contests.  The fair is open from 3 p.m. to midnight Friday, Aug. 9 and then is open from 10 […]

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August 9, 2018 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Agricultural Fair Coming Friday

The countdown has begun to the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair! From Aug. 10 through Aug. 18, Gaithersburg will be full of the festive sounds and smells of good food, farm animals, games, carnival rides, shows and contests. Make sure to come with an empty belly to have room for turkey legs, pupusas, fried mac ‘n’ […]

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July 31, 2017 | Staff Writer

County Report This Week (VIDEO)

Anqoinette Crosby hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which begins with a report on a bill introduced to raise the minimum wage. Other stories in this week’s show include a bill to continue the county’s Human Trafficking Task Force, preventing trash fires by being aware of proper disposal of hazardous materials, a […]

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August 19, 2016 | Staff Writer

County Report This Week (VIDEO)

Susan Kenedy hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which includes reports on the Aug. 10 apartment fire in Silver Spring Apartment Fire, the Agricultural Fair, summer graduation for county students, getting ready for the first day of school, and more. Watch the show, below:

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July 26, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Montgomery County Ag Fair Returns Aug. 12 – 20 (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair returns to the fairgrounds in Gaithersburg from Aug. 12 – 20. Find out more in this report, below:

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August 14, 2012 | Staff Writer

Sheep being sheered at Ag Fair

Come On Down

The 64th Montgomery County Agricultural Fair opened last Friday with large crowds and will run through Saturday August 18. The Fair is a wonderful opportunity for children to see up close all kinds of farm animals rabbits, sheep, goats, pigs, dairy cattle, beef cattle, and horses. Get more information at the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair […]

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August 13, 2012 | Larry Merewitz

MPV Taping the Ag Fair Parade

The day has come for our MPV (mobile production Van ) training class to put their skills to use at the fair. The truck was brought to the fair early in the morning and the class got there around 2 in the afternoon . They began the setup of the cameras, tripods, risers etc. Two of […]

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August 9, 2012 | Staff Writer

The Gates Are Open (Video)

The 64th Montgomery County Agricultural Fair is now open through Aug 18. This year’s theme is “Sew It, Grow It, Show It.” In fact, Executive Director Marty Svercek tells us the fair has more volunteers running it than any other fair in the country. CCM’s Susan Kenedy reports. Learn more at the Montgomery County Agricultural […]

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August 9, 2012 | Staff Writer

Fair Photos Wanted

Share your fair photos here. See all the Fair photos here.

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