The national cable channel, Food Network, selected the Stanislaus County Fair to be featured on their new show, “Carnival Eats.”
“We were notified last week of the great news,” said Adrenna Alkhas, spokesperson for The Stanislaus County Fair. “This is a great opportunity for us to not only showcase the importance of Fair’s in California, but to highlight our great community in Stanislaus County and the mouth-watering food we have at the Fair.”
The food vendors that have been selected for the show have already been selected and they will be filmed on July 12th and 13th during the fair.
Alkhas explained, however, the names of the vendors cannot be released at this time and the specific air date is unknown at this time.
While Alkhas could not release the names at this time, one vendor to be featured shared their excitement of being chosen for the show.
“We are so happy, excited, and thankful to announce that Sweet Cheeks Fair Treats was chosen to be on Carnival Eats,” Sweet Cheeks Fair Treats posted on Facebook. “They loved our Ice Cream Donut Sandwich, and are going to feature it on the show! Be on the lookout his fall to watch us on the Food Network!”
Food Network TV series "Carnival Eats” features the unique and delicious foods found at carnivals and fairs. "Carnival Eats" is produced by award-winning filmmaker James Hyslop, and will premiere later this summer on the Food Network, Great American Country and The Cooking Channel. "Carnival Eats" is similar to the series "Diners, Drive Ins and Dives.” The host of the show will be actor, Noah Cappe, best known for his role in TV Movie, The Good Witch.
The 2014 Stanislaus County Fair opens Friday, July 11th for a 10-day run. Discounted admission tickets, unlimited ride wristbands, and Fair season pass are now on sale.