Kentucky State Fair

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Kentucky State Fair officials say attendance was down this year but revenue was up.  WLKY-TV reports no statistics about pricing change was given, but attendance figures released last week show a drop of more than 25,000. This year's fair ran from Aug. 15 to 25 and drew 589,170 people. Last year, attendance was 614,470.

Kentucky State Fair Attendance Exceeds 600,000

Aug 31, 2017

The Kentucky State Fair drew more than 609,000 visitors during an 11-day run, exceeding last year's attendance by more than 44,000.

Kentucky State Fair Draws 564,000 In 11-Day Run

Sep 2, 2016

Officials say this year's Kentucky State Fair drew 564,937 people during its 11-day run in Louisville.

Kentucky Farm Bureau

A nearly 16-pound ham sold for $2 million on Thursday at the Kentucky State Fair.

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- Kentucky State Fair Board officials say attendance at this year's state fair reached 599,854, narrowly missing the 600,000 mark it's passed the last three years.

Scott Hams

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A Louisville physician has offered the winning bid of $300,000 for a prize ham at a Kentucky Farm Bureau charity event in Louisville.