The Most Unusual Foods at the 2013 Fair at the PNE

Adventurers come for the rides, animal lovers come for Farm Country and music fans come for the nightly concerts – but no visit to the PNE is complete without a taste of some of the most delicious food of the summer. Some of the wackiest foods to debut during the Fair at the PNE include:

Jalapeno Popper and Philly Cheesesteak grilled cheese sandwich from the PNE’s new Cheese Please stand

Deep fried pies from One Sweet World

Deep fried pickles and green beans from Pickle Pete’s

Banana and bacon ears from Elephant Ears and

Kangaroo, camel, alligator, venison and wild boar burgers from Gourmet Burgers.

And, in celebration of its 65th anniversary at The Fair at the PNE, media will also be treated to the delicious soft serve ice cream from Ernie’s Ice Cream.

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Owned by the City of Vancouver, the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) is a healthy and vibrant non-profit charity organization dedicated to providing over 3 million visitors a year with first-class cultural, sporting and family entertainment events. Founded in 1910, the PNE operates from a 114-acre site at Hastings Park, a multi-facility venue in Vancouver where the organization operates four activity streams: an annual 17-day Fair, Playland Amusement Park, maintenance and care of the Hastings Park site and management of the site’s year-round facilities. These facilities are utilized to celebrate a variety of hockey, amateur sporting, music, community, social, cultural and commercial events throughout the year.

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