Exhibits for Merced fair due at fairgrounds June 4

The Merced County Fair announced exhibits are due at the fairgrounds, 900 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Saturday, June 4.

One of the fair’s highlights for many fairgoers is the chance to see arts, crafts, handiwork, hobbies and other talents displayed at the annual event. “Saddle Up for Fun” is the theme of the 120th fair. The fair runs from June 15 through June 19.

There are a few exceptions, but most exhibits must be received by June 4. Items will be accepted from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for division including crafts and hoppies, clothing and textiles, preserved food, fine arts and photography.

Regular hours at the fairgrounds office are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.

For more information on the fair, call the office at (209) 722-1507 or go online to www.MercedCountyFair.com.

-- Sun-Star Staff