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Food Vendors Attract Crowds of People to Delaware State Fair

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HARRINGTON, Del.- There are many things that attract people to the Delaware State Fair. One of the biggest attractions, people say, is the food vendors.

The people at Little Richards spent the Sunday hard at work. It was just a little over a month ago they closed their restaurant in Dover.

"It turns out we like the fairs and traveling a little bit better than the stationary restaurant,” said Clint Yoder with Little Richards Enterprise. “We decided to close that restaurant down at the beginning of our peak fair season which was in June."

Traveling up and down the East Coast is what’s been successful for their business, but making their way to the Delaware State Fair has been a bit of a homecoming.

"We always look forward to being here,” said Yoder. “We have a lot of locations and we're always excited to be here."

Little Richards, like many other vendors at the state fair, know just how big of a deal the food is to guests.

"My God. It's like heaven on earth,” said David Norwood of Millsboro. “You come here and you can just pick and choose. There's something for everybody."

"The food is very good here,” said Dunovan Ivory of Camden. “There are a lot of good vendors here.”

Crowds of people from all over couldn’t help but indulge.

"I really like the desserts,” said Kayla Droge of Point Pleasant, New Jersey. “That's my favorite thing."

Many say there’s nothing like fair food, and the business Little Richards has been receiving helps to prove it.

"So far people have been eating good,” said Yoder. “We're happy."

It’s those happy customers that will continue to help attract vendors to the state fair.

 

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