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A Taste of Farm Life
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PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH MARKET
Area farmers peddle their produce at the Pennsylvania Dutch Market.

11121 York Rd., Cockeysville, Md., 410-316-1534, padutchmarket.com.

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VALLEY VIEW FARMS GARDEN CENTER AND NURSERY
With its array of fruits, vegetables and flowering plants, the Valley View Farms Garden Center and Nursery is the go-to place for fair growers.

11035 York Rd., Cockeysville, Md., 410-527-0700, valleyviewfarms.com.

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CORNER STABLE
The Corner Stable caters the fairís horseracing events but also serves its barbecue ribs in its dining room.

9942 York Rd., Cockeysville, Md., 410-666-8722, cornerstable.com.

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HIGHTOPPS BACKSTAGE GRILLE
In the evening, Hightopps Backstage Grille turns into an after-party spot for workers and attendees.

2306 York Rd., Timonium, Md., 410-560-7101, hightoppsbackstagegrille.com.

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TIMONIUM FAIRGROUNDS
Timonium Fairgrounds hosts year-round events, such as an antiques flea market, but the Maryland State Fair is one of its grandest.

2200 York Rd., Timonium, Md.

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FIRE MUSEUM OF MARYLAND
If the firefighting demo sparks an interest, view the exhibits at the Fire Museum of Maryland.

1301 York Rd., Lutherville, Md., 410-321-7500, firemuseummd.org . $10 adults, $8 seniors and firefighters, $5 ages 2 to 18.

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TOWSON DINER
Itís always breakfast time at the Towson Diner, known for its morning meals served 24 hours a day.

718 York Rd., Towson, Md. 410-321-0407, towsondiner.net.

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