Deadlines approaching for SD State Fair entries

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(Huron, SD) – Deadlines for all South Dakota State Fair open class entries are right around the corner. The static entry deadline is Friday, July 31. Entries postmarked on that day will be accepted. Remember to include payment and completed W9 form (include SSN) with your entry.

Other upcoming deadlines include open class livestock and horse entries on Saturday, Aug. 1. Late fees will apply to entries received after the deadline.

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The 2015 South Dakota State Fair will run from Thursday, Sept. 3, through Monday, Sept. 7. Channel Seeds Preview Night will be Wednesday, Sept. 2. This year’s theme is “Sew it. Grow it. Show it.” For more information on State Fair events, contact the Fair office at 800-529-0900, visit or find them on Facebook or Twitter.