TIMONIUM, Md. (WJZ) — The 140th Maryland State Fair will be fully open from August 26 to September 6, and pre-registration is open for the fair’s numerous competitions.
Thanks to the pandemic, last year’s fair was closed to the general public, but this year, the fair anticipates high attendance and a high number of new entries for competitions.READ MORE: Baltimore Mayor Says Vaccine ‘Difference Between Life and Death’ As Some City Neighborhoods Only 30% Vaccinated; Mayor, Governor Say No New Restrictions For Now
“The pandemic resulted in a renewed interest in home gardening and farming,” said Maryland State Fair Farm & Garden Superintendent Bill Langlotz. “Therefore, we expect a larger number of first-time exhibitors and increased entries in all Farm & Garden categories at this year’s Maryland State Fair.”
To enter your best produce, flowers and more in the Farm and Garden Competitions, find out more and sign up here.READ MORE: Police Investigating Fatal Shooting Of Kevin Glendenning At Royal Farms In Rosedale
If you don’t have a green thumb, there are plenty of other competitions to enter. There’s a variety of home arts competitions ranging from baked goods, to fine arts, to photography!
Check out a full list of competitions and registration information on the state fair’s website.MORE NEWS: Baltimore Police Searching For Suspects In Multiple Federal Hill Armed Robberies