Affectionately referred to as the "11 best days of summer," the Maryland State Fair is a Baltimore summertime staple. Concert headliners are 38 Special, Grand Funk Railroad and Phil Vassar. Admission is $3-$8; children 5 and younger are free. Prices vary for concerts and special events. Go to marylandstatefair.com for more information.
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