A fair amount of summer fun

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The Champlain Valley Fair continues through Sunday at the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction. Remaining highlights include the Demolition Derby on Thursday; the John Mellencamp concert on Friday; Military Appreciation Day and the U.S. Freestyle Motocross Championships on Saturday; and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Day on Sunday