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an open area for holding fairs or exhibitions or circuses

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Given the number of events that the Fairgrounds sponsors and supports each year, we felt that this gives us that opportunity.
The commissioners assumed direct control of the fairgrounds five years ago after clashing with Fair Board members.
O'Brien, 14, of Spencer look at what remains of the cattle barn at the Spencer Fairgrounds yesterday.
Tenders are invited for Feasibility Study & Project Assessment for the Relocation of the Yuma County Fairgrounds.
LANCASTER -- Hundreds of people lined up Tuesday at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds to test how quickly authorities could dispense stockpiled antibiotics to combat a bioterrorism attack.
Shoppers have a few days left to see a stunning handmade miniature fairground.
Mr Freeman, 41, from Hetton-le-Hole, has also worked in fairgrounds since he was a boy.
WHO: A coalition of supporters including MotorCities National Heritage Area, the Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau, Motorcities Dreamakers, the Michigan State Fairgrounds itself and several other community organizations are joining together to rekindle and recognize the automotive heritage of the Michigan State Fairgrounds.
Site of the annual 12-day Ventura County Fair (August 3-14 in 2005), the Ventura County Fairgrounds at Seaside Park is 62 acres of ocean-front property at the western edge of the city of Ventura, approximately 65 miles northwest of Los Angeles.
Press gave a lengthy emotional argument to county council about the many community benefits produced by the Paris fairgrounds and insisted that "neighbours should work with neighbours" and sort out the problem themselves.
The county board reclaimed oversight of the fairgrounds from the Fair Board in 2008, after a clash over the fairgrounds' future led to the dissolution of the fair board.
In his consulting capacity, he helped evaluate and recommend design and operational changes for the California Fairgrounds network of 23 off-track simulcast wagering facilities resulting in $20 million in capital improvements projects.
The convention center is a key money-maker for the fairgrounds, an aging 55-acre complex west of downtown called the Lane Events Center.
The Fairgrounds Park site has such deep history and strong memories for much of the community.
We are extremely proud to bring the clean power of the Sun to such a pristine and beautiful environment and to partner with such forward-thinking organizations like the Del Mar Fairgrounds and the San Diego Energy Office.