FREDERICK, Md. (WJZ) — Officials announced Wednesday that the Great Frederick Fair is canceled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The fair was scheduled to run September 18 through 26.READ MORE: Maryland Gas Tax Hikes 7 Cents Friday, Gov. Hogan Calls For Another Tax Holiday
Officials said that the decision was, “not taken lightly and is extremely difficult to share but this is in the best interest of public health and safety.”READ MORE: Gun Spotted In Driver's Car Before Baltimore Officer Dragged, Court Documents Say
All ticket holders for events at the fair will be contacted within the next 30 days with options on carrying their tickets over, or directions on how to request a refund.MORE NEWS: Ex-Baltimore Fiscal Chief Pleads Not Guilty To Fraud, Identity Theft Charges