State Fair, a Great Musical

The Good Old Days

For anyone who attends fairs, this will be a nostalgia trip of sorts.  County and State Fairs are gathering places in the heartland.  Here in Minnesota, the State Fair is a great experience and I am sure other states are equally great.  This movie set in Iowa is another midwestern seasonal event that shows a little of the heart and soul of a nation.

I love old musicals.  The songs go through your head for days.  This one even features a giant pig or two.  Makes me hungry for a corn dog and mini donuts as I type. With the advent of DVD's a lot of folks are catching up on the oldies and this is a classic.

It Might as Well Be Spring - R&H's State Fair 1945

Rodgers and Hammerstein did good

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billyaustindillon 6 years ago

Wasn't aware of State Fair - a great review.

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