Boost in attendance at this year's Illinois State Fair
Monday, August 19, 2013
August 19, 2013 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- Officials attribute the increase to pleasant weather.
The Illinois State Fair began Aug.8 and ended this past Sunday.Over 854,000 people attended this year's fair, a 3 percent increase from just one year ago.
Attendance at concerts was up nearly 2 percent as well.
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