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Thursday, August 10, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Allentown Fair

Allentown Fair Superintendent of Entries Bruce Koppenhaver is alerting all prospective competitors for cash and blue ribbons contest, that the deadline to register is Aug. 5.

With over 1,200 categories for adults to enter items in and 135 for youth, the list of possibilities for crafters, gardeners, bakers, brewers, wine makers, photographers, knitters and more are endless.

The 2017 Agri~Plex Exhibits Book with all the categories and details for entering is posted online at

Prospective entrants eyeing up their gardens, recipes, homemade crafts and antiques in determination of what to enter can get answers to those questions by calling or visiting the Allentown Fairs’ office.

Knowledgeable entry clerks staffing Agri~Plex on the Allentown Fairgrounds will assist in finding the right category for almost anything that can be made, raised or collected.

The entry office located in Agri~Plex on the west end of the Allentown Fairgrounds will be open from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 3-5.

Entrants may also register by mail until the Aug. 5 deadline.

Mail entries must be postmarked by the deadline date.

For more information or questions, call the Fair office at 610-841-4899 during registration hours.