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Steuben County Fair Kicks Off This Week

Steuben County Fair Kicks Off This Week

August 13, 2014

BATH (WENY) -- The Steuben County Fair started Tuesday in Bath and is the oldest continually running fair in the United States. 
     Originated in 1819, there were 9 categories for judging with prizes given to exhibitors of cattle, sheep and produce.  Horse racing was also an attraction.
     The original grandstand was built in 1872 followed by a second grandstand which burned in 1966.
     For a complete list of events this year, head to: http://www.steubencountyfair.org/