Kentucky State Fair Board
KENTUCKY STATE FAIR MEDIA ADVISORY & PHOTO OPPORTUNITY

Press Release Date:  Monday, August 15, 2005  
Contact Information:  Amanda Storment
VP / Media & PR
(502) 367-5180
 


WHAT: Media preview of Kaleidoscope Discovery Zone, the new 22,000 square foot educational exhibit that serves as a large-scale, interactive learning center and welcomes more than 10,000 schoolchildren annually through its “Ultimate Field Trip” program. Divided into three main areas, the exhibit will feature:
SQI Lab: The Science of Tsunamis
The SQI Lab (where Science Questions are Investigated) delves into the secrets of what really happens during earthquakes and tsunamis.
Project Global: Asia
Transporting fairgoers to another part of the planet without actually leaving the Fair, Project Global will examine the geography and culture of a different continent each year, beginning with the largest – Asia.
Kentucky by the Book
Bringing the exhibit closer to home, Kentucky by the Book is a sampler of Kentucky literature, geography and history.

WHEN: Wednesday, August 17, 2005 – 2 p.m.

WHERE: Kentucky Fair & Exposition Center
South Wing B

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is an excellent opportunity to get interviews and video footage of the final preparations for the Kentucky State Fair.

For more information on the Kaleidoscope Discovery Zone and the other exciting attractions at the 2005 Kentucky State Fair, August 18-28, visit www.kystatefair.org.

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