The official state animal of California is the grizzly bear. (Grizzly bears still populate other areas, but the California grizzly bears are extinct.)
In Connecticut, a pickle is only a pickle if it bounces.
In Idaho, people drop a potato to celebrate New Years.
The "Ice Cream Sunday" originates from Illinois.
In Kansas, it is illegal to hit a vending machine.
In Kentucky, you cannot sell or give away dyed animals that are younger than two months, unless you do so in amounts of 6 or more.
The Maryland state sports are jousting and lacrosse (team sport).
In Maine, it is illegal to have your Christmas decorations up after January 14.
In Louisiana, it is illegal to hold fake wrestling matches.