April 23, 2014

Fair Weather Fans

Art Levy | 5/1/2010
Organizers of the Florida State Fair blame the weather for a decline in attendance this year, which included three rainy days and only two days when the high temperature surpassed 68 degrees. The warmest day: 76 degrees on Feb. 4; the coldest day: 37 degrees on Feb. 14.

State Fair Attendance

2009 2010 % Change
466,733 354,390 -24%
Source: Florida State Fair

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