Dispatches from the Midway

Welcome to the 2013 Bloomsburg Fair! This next week, we'll have reporters combing the grounds for the strangest food, the best acts and the biggest...

Latest Fair News

New fair treats include battered gummy bears, bacon in chocolate

BLOOMSBURG — Regular gummy bears vaporize in the heat of a deep fryer, but the hulking 5-inch-high variety can withstand the cooking process. Even...

Hungry for a strange new fair treat? Here’s where you can find a few: • Horr’s Hot Dog, Eighth St. 54, for fresh chocolate-covered bacon; $3 for one...

BLOOMSBURG —Security did not search backpacks and bags at the fair’s preview day Friday. But beginning today, screeners at the gates will be...

See psychic monkey, thrill show, greens and more from the air

A monkey that knows what you’re thinking and a high-flying trapeze act are just two of the things fairgoers should add to their must-see lists....

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair is here and that means rain, at least for one day this weekend. By Sunday, however, the skies will clear up and the...

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