Take a banana break

Tucked away in the tropics of the N.C. State Fair, otherwise known as across from the Village of Yesteryear, Chiquita Banana provides banana lovers an island escape.

At the booth, Chiquita Banana fans can take a photo dressed in a banana costume and sample a fresh banana smoothie.

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From 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Chiquita will prepare banana smoothie samples each hour. With flavors ranging from Banana Berry Colada and Banana Split to Peanut Butter Banana and BananAde, you definitely don’t want to miss these tasty treats!

Bearded Lady and Sweet Corn dress up as Chiquita Bananas and sample a Berry Banana Colada smoothie.

For information about Chiquita Banana farms, nutritional value and creative recipes, come check out the Chiquita Banana booth or visit the Chiquita Banana website at http://www.chiquitabananas.com/. Now, if only we could be frozen and dipped in chocolate…

About SweetCorn

Katie Ray interned for the N.C. State Fair in 2010. This is her bio from that year: Normally, I’m known as Katie Ray. However, from now on, I’ve decided to be referred to as Sweet Corn—after all, who wouldn’t want to be nicknamed after a vegetable that tastes like candy? Growing up on a small dairy farm, I have always held the N.C. State Fair close to my heart. From the livestock and rabbits to the deep-fried food and rides, I truly do love every aspect of the Fair. Through this blog I hope to spread my enthusiasm for and keep y’all informed about 2010 Fair happenings!

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  1. looks yummy. i didnt notice this when i was there but i did have a frozen choclate covered one! i love bananas

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