Moink balls on a stick
HUTCHINSON — Like clockwork, the Kansas State Fair lived up to tradition on Sunday.
Moink balls on a stick
A 13-year-old pumpkin grower from Wichita has ended the Kansas State Fair winning streak of longtime champ Doug Heathman of Liberal.
When riders disappear during their three-minute ride through Ye Old Mill, Charlie Griffin knows he’s doing OK. His favorite story from his years as the operator of the popular Kansas State Fair thrill ride involves one such missing person.
The opening ceremonies of the Kansas State Fair always have big speeches, big crowds and very big scissors ready to cut the opening-day ribbon.
It’s fun to go to the State Fair and peek at the pigs, admire the agricultural equipment and take pictures of the giant pumpkin.
The Kansas State Fair is celebrating its 100th birthday this year with balloons, bands and birthday cake.
After the stomach settles from Pronto Pups and tilt-a-whirls, it’s customary for Kansas State Fairgoers to end their evenings with grandstand concerts.
In case fans of the Kansas State Fair’s always fascinating food selection are keeping score, here’s the 2013 breakdown:
It once was a yearly ritual — the carnival train would come to town each September and parade down Main Street with its equipment and animals to the Kansas State Fair.
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Theory of a Deadman and teen star Bridgit Mendler are the latest crop of Kansas State Fair Grandstand performers announced by organizers.
If you’re planning to go to the final weekend of the Kansas State Fair, you will probably want to eat something there.
HUTCHINSON – Moments after kissing Sparky the sea lion during the official kickoff of the 100th Kansas State Fair on Friday, general manager Denny Stoecklein starts striding toward his office, but he’s quickly stopped by a TV cameraman and a radio reporter wanting interviews.
For the first time in 28 years, Mike O’Neal could go to the State Fair and not have to worry about asking people to vote for him.
The two heavyweights stepped up to the scale.
The announcement, barely discernible, crackled over the public address system at 10:55 a.m. Friday in the Pride of Kansas building.
The Kansas State Fair faced a birthday brain-bender this year.
8 a.m.: Llama Show, Bison Arena; Fine Arts Judging, Oz Gallery
When does the State Fair start?
The Kansas State Fair each year offers the state’s biggest collection of fried foods, farm animals and fast-moving thrill rides.