Essex County Agricultural Society


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WESTPORT | With patriotic fanfare, the Essex County Fair is ready for its 170th year. Read more

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WESTPORT — It’s late-July, and the Essex County Fair is primed for takeoff. Read more

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It is that time of year to plan for a trip to the Essex County Fair. Read more

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WESTPORT — A ravine snakes its way behind the Essex County Fairgrounds, cutting through about 25 acres of dense forest. Read more

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WESTPORT — Horseback riders will now be required to wear helmets at all events sponsored by the Essex County Agricultural Society, the group tasked with running the county fairgrounds. Read more

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WESTPORT — The clippity-clop of hooves at the Essex County Fairgrounds may soon be a thing of the past — or at least a soundtrack that will only be heard during one week in August. Read more

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