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Starts Sunday in East Brunswick: 79th Annual Middlesex County Fair

Deputy Boots and Sheriff Britches bring their Dream Camper to the County Fair Credits: you tube
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Just some marvelous mutts! Credits: you tube
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All Marvelous Mutts are adopted shelter dogs. This is Shazam! Credits: Friends of CJAS
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EAST BRUNSWICK,  NJ - The 79th annual Middlesex County Fair will be held from August 7th-13th at 655 Cranbury Rd, East Brunswick. The fair runs from 5-11 p.m. Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. on Saturday, and 11 a.m.- 10 p.m. on Sunday.

The fair is a fun time for all ages with a multitude of rides, entertainment, games, and much more! The entertainment includes The Pork Chop Review animal comedy show, David Darwin-One Man Side Show, a canine spectacular The Marvelous Mutts, Barnyard Express, Deputy Boots and Sheriff Britches and their Ford Dream Camper Show, The Tallest Man in Middlesex,  David Smith, One Man Sideshow, and professional wrestling shows by UWA Elite Pro Wrestling.

In addition to the entertainment there will be a variety of vendors, concession stands, and exhibits, including antique tractors, New Jersey Master Gardeners and the Middlesex County 4-H Club.

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Admission tickets for the family friendly, fun-filled fair are $7 for adults, $4 for senior citizens 65 & over, $1 for children ages 3-12, and free for children under the age of 3. Parking for the fair is free.

Rides by Skelly's Amusements

Unlimited rides- $25.00 per person per day
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday- 5:00 pm- 10:00 pm 
Saturday 11:00 am - 4 pm
Sunday 11:00 am - 4 pm

Mega Bracelet $45.00 – good all week for rides. 
Admission to the fair must be paid (each day) in addition to all ride special offers.

Single Ride Tickets- $1.00 

Sheet of 28 Ride Tickets $20.00

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