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79th Annual Middlesex County Fair Starts Monday

Deputy Boots and Sheriff Britches bring their Dream Camper to the County Fair Credits: you tube
UWA Elite Pro Wrestling Credits: you tube
Just some marvelous mutts! Credits: you tube
All Marvelous Mutts are adopted shelter dogs. This is Shazam! Credits: Friends of CJAS

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Here's a good time for the entire family.

The 79th annual Middlesex County Fair is set for Aug. 7-13 at 655 Cranbury Rd., East Brunswick. The fair runs from 5-11 p.m. Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.- 10 p.m. Sunday.

The fair includes different types of rides, entertainment, games and more. It's an all-ages event.

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The long list of entertainment options spans The Pork Chop Review animal comedy show, David Darwin-One Man Side Show, a canine spectacular called 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.

Plus, the fair will host a variety of vendors, concession stands and exhibits, including antique tractors, New Jersey Master Gardeners and the Middlesex County 4-H Club.

Admission costs $7 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $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 per person, per day
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 5 p.m.-10 p.m. 
Saturday: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Mega Bracelet: $45, 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 

Sheet of 28 ride tickets: $20

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