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With thirty-plus years in the industry—founder and creator of the award-wining Great American Petting Farm and Pony Ride, Dianne has the insight to create entertainment fairgoers will surely love. Using her funny and entertaining personality to demonstrate the preparation of extremely healthy and simple 10-minute recipes, Dianne also seeks to inspire her audience to use local sponsors’ products and produce. With love of home and family as her foundation, she reaches out to America to come back to the kitchen table and start cooking again!
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Cooking shows are the new entertainment—

People flock to learn simple, healthy, decadent recipes!

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Went to the WA Evergreen State Fair yesterday and visited your petting zoo. Wow! What an wonderful experience. Best petting zoo ever. Reminded me of when I was a kid when animals and people were actually allowed to be together! So frustrating when we go to fairs and petting zoos and the handlers won't allow you to touch their animals. And it was FREE!  Thank you, THANK YOU! The staff was so relaxed yet diligent in cleaning up poop and insuring the well being of both animals and guests. WOW! Kids had fun and I was thrilled to pet wallabies, llamas, fawns, piglets and all the other amazingly well-behaved animals. How do they all get along so well? Whatever the secret is, THANK YOU! I hope you will be back again next year?



Your petting zoo is the best ever. I went to the one in Orange County (Southern CA.). I could have spent the entire day there. Got some excellent pictures. 


One genius goat was just waiting by the food dispensing machine. When people put money in, he pushed them out of the way and ate the pellets right out of the machine. A much smaller goat could never reach where the pellets came out so he was standing on top of the hay to get the sympathy vote. 


I was especially impressed with the variety of animals. I had never seen where children (and adults) were also allowed to brush them. 


I hope you come again every year. I will be there. I will plan it so that I can spend at least 1 hour there. Had a great time. Your animals are clearly well taken care of.



Dr. Patty Boge  (veterinarian)

Everything That Matters in the Kitchen

Cook Books

Dianne’s collection of cook books with simple, healthy, delicious Country Gourmet recipes in less than 20 minutes.

Dianne’s husband, David, a classic car builder, has designed a very unique, live cooking stage from a 1940 Ford Convertible. It is fully self-contained and is absolutely adorable! The stage requires electricity, and has a footprint of approximately 20 x 22 feet—and it rolls. 

For more information and a proposal, please contact

Specializing in homemade farm-fresh recipes

Dianne Linderman - Everything That Matters in the Kitchen Cooking Show
Syndicated National Radio Talk Show Host, Dianne Linderman, brings her unique cooking show to the fair industry. 
Cooking Show will provide:

 3 40-minute shows a day

 Recipes designed around 

     sponsors’ products

 Copies of recipes being prepared 

     to give away to public


 All support ingredients; only main ingredients to be provided by fair or sponsor

❤  Unique 1940 Ford Convertible stage or we can use your existing stage  

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Dianne Linderman - Everything that Matters in the Kitchen Cooking Show

Dianne Linderman - Everything that Matters in the Kitchen Cooking Show

Dianne Linderman - Everything that Matters in the Kitchen Cooking Show
Lime Freeze

Lime Freeze

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Cream Of Cauliflower Soup

Cream Of Cauliflower Soup

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Easy Fruit Parfait Dessert Recipe - Low Fat

Easy Fruit Parfait Dessert Recipe - Low Fat

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