Each October, people of all ages come to Columbia to participate in the South Carolina State Fair, one of the top 20 South Carolina USA events, and one of the top 50 fairs in the United States. Celebrating more than 144 years in existence, the South Carolina State Fair features exhibits including flowers, baked goods, canned goods, needlework, quilting, fine art, student art, livestock and agriculture. Commercial, historical and educational exhibits are also showcased. The 12-day run of the fair features grandstand entertainment, stages with variety of acts such as comedy, bands, dancers, local entertainment and entertainment from South Carolina schools across the state. Rides are provided by North American Midway Entertainment.
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