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    Hays, KS

Established to showcase the talents of local youth involved with 4-H, the event now features achievements by various community members during this July event that lasts seven days. The fair also offers traditional rodeo events that includes professional cowboys and the ever amusing mutton busting competition. Other shows include circuit and stock car racing in addition to a demolition derby. Participate in a karaoke contest or just enjoy one of the nightly concerts along with the carnival, food and exhibits.

For 10 days every July, the city presents this spectacular event that includes rodeos, a beauty contest and auto shows along with parades, hamburgers feeds and a chuckwagon breakfast. Watch professional cowboys perform everything from bronc riding to bull riding and the clowns who maintain order in the ring. Enjoy live entertainment, food and a carnival along with contests and tournaments.

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    Paola, KS

The local city park provides the backdrop for this traditional music festival held every August during the third weekend of the month. Relax on the grass and hear authentic American folk, bluegrass and country music. Take the time to browse through the craft stalls, play a few games and cheer on the competitors of the BBQ contest.

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