The beer hall and pizzeria's final day will be Nov. 2. Owner Omar Ansari said COVID restrictions had made it unprofitable, and the closing was being planned long before employees announced they would form a union.
A drive through the grounds connects fair fans with their favorite fair food: funnel cakes, corn dogs, Sweet Martha's chocolate chip cookies and more. It started this morning at 9 a.m. But you need advance tickets, and they sold out immediately for the three-weekend event.