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South Shore Air Show

2014 South Shore Air Show canceled

Fair Oaks, Ind. (June 25, 2014) - Fair Oaks Farms and the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority announced the cancellation of the 2014 South Shore Air Show during a press conference hosted at Fair Oaks Farms on Wednesday, June 25.

"It is with much regret that Fair Oaks Farms and the South Shore CVA must cancel the air show due to a force majeure event that neither Fair Oaks Farms nor the South Shore CVA could have prevented, or can be resolved," explained both Gary Corbett, CEO of Fair Oaks Farms, and Speros A. Batistatos, president and CEO of the South Shore CVA.

According to Corbett the farm has withstood an unforeseeable amount of rainfall, more than 5.6 inches in the last week, 10 inches in the last 30 days and more expected in coming days, which has caused widespread flooding. Corbett explained that without the guarantee of the weather conditions needed to allow the land to dry, it is unlikely the flooding would evaporate in time for the event.

 

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