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Will you be trying the Sporkies finalists at the Wisconsin State Fair?

From pickle lemonade to baked potato churros, there will be plenty of wacky fair foods to try at this year’s Wisconsin State Fair.

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The Hot Ham and Glazers will be available at the Bud Pavilion. | Photo via Wisconsin State Fair

Sporkies and Drinkies are awarded to Wisconsin State Fair vendors who craft the most innovative food and drinks for fairgoers.

This year’s Sporkie finalists:

Drinkies:

At the fair (Thursday, Aug.1-Sunday, Aug. 11), look for the 13ft Golden spork and drink statues to find the winners’ food stands.

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