SC State Fair celebrating 150th anniversary with free daily circus and more

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – The South Carolina State Fair will be adding a new attraction to the 150th anniversary fair with the theme of “Prize Winning Memories.”

The fair will be showcasing a free, daily circus during October 9-20. It will showcase colorful shows under 1,300-seat big top with live performances including high-wire artists, daredevil motorists, clowns and more.

The hour-long shows will happen three times each day throughout the run of the fair.

There will be no additional cost for attending the circus, it is free with fair admission.

Traditional favorites also will return for the 150th anniversary fair, including a Midway with 70+ rides, nearly 70 food stands, arts & crafts displays, pig races, livestock exhibits, stage shows and roving grounds entertainment.

This year’s fair also will feature an expanded Heritage Village with historic cultural exhibits offering snapshots of yesteryear.

No price increases will occur for this year’s SC State Fair.

 

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