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40,000 expected at annual Babylon Village fair

The Babylon Beautification Society holds its Country Fair

The Babylon Beautification Society holds its Country Fair at Argyle Park, a 25-acre expanse that includes a scenic lake. (Sept. 9, 2012) (Credit: Jessica Stallone)

Babylon Village officials said they expect 40,000 visitors Sunday, Sept. 8, at the 40th annual Country Fair at Argyle Lake Park.

The fair, which runs from noon to 5 p.m., will have 250 vendors selling food and crafts. There will also be a children’s section with small rides.

The Babylon Beautification Society, which runs the fair, raises money for projects such as streetside planters and maintenance of the village clock. Last year’s fair netted $35,000, officials said.


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The rain date is Sept. 15. Weather notices will be posted on villageofbabylonny.gov.
 

Tags: Babylon , Country , Fair , Argyle , Lake , Park , towns

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