ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (WR) — The New Mexico State Truthful goes all digital.

Organizers in June had determined to cancel the annual occasion as a result of issues over the coronavirus pandemic. On Monday, they introduced that the truthful will as an alternative by held fully on-line.

State Truthful Basic Supervisor Dan Mourning mentioned the occasion has all the time been a celebration of innovation and that truthful workers needed to pivot this 12 months to provide you with artistic methods to carry the truthful dwelling for New Mexico residents.

There’ll nonetheless be 4-H and Future Farmers of America digital competitions. There may also be on-line contests in cake adorning, flower arranging, pictures and designing a poster for subsequent 12 months’s truthful.

Video entries for the varied competitions will likely be accepted till Aug. 31.

Musicians who would have carried out dwell on the truthful will accomplish that digitally. Distributors may also be promoting merchandise on the truthful’s internet web page.

Viewers can try the occasion on the truthful’s web site and social media channels.

The truthful runs from Sept. 14 by way of Sept. 20.