Hawaii County Fair hiatus to continue through this year

In this 2018 Tribune-Herald file photo, youths ride Pharaoh’s Fury during the 67th Annual Hawaii County Fair at the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium grounds in Hilo.

When the 71st annual Hawaii County Fair finally happens, hopefully in September 2022, it will be a scaled back version of what it has been in the past, according to the fair’s main organizer.