These foods bring back memories and traditions of visiting state fairs during the summer.
Summer Fridays: Our Favorite Carnival & Fair Foods
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Summer brings, among other things, the opportunity to attend state fairs and carnivals. There is no questioning the fact that fair foods take the spotlight at these events, despite the other activities offered.
Fried fair foods, such as corn dogs and burgers, are some of our favorites. But there are plenty more, and we love finding ways to spice up traditional fair foods. Get ready to eat up!
Check out the slideshow above to find out some of the tastiest fair and carnival foods that have our mouths watering, and get recipes so you can make them at home.