Snapshots from the fair

Ferris wheel is one of the carnival mainstays. Sentinel photos/Maureen Robertson

Ramona Country Fair got under way Thursday evening with Ramona Idol quarterfinals, vendor variety, carnival rides and games, a beer and wine garden, and food, food and more food.

Presented by Ramona Chamber of Commerce, the 42nd annual family event attracted all ages and continues Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday at Ramona Outdoor Community Center, 421 Aqua Lane, off Fifth Street and Aqua Lane.

Hours are 5 to 11 p.m. Friday, noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 10 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free, but parking is $5 per vehicle.

Cowboy hats await customers at the Innova—Capturing the Spirit of the West booth.

Tommy Aanenson of Ramona hauls a tall plate of butterfly potato chips to a table.

Liam “Baby Liam” Houck, 2, watches the activity from his father Reid’s shoulders. At right is Liam’s mother, Vanessa. The Ramona toddler, introduced to the community at last year’s Ramona County Fair, continues to await a kidney transplant. Ramonans held several fundraisers to help the Houck family.

Michael Parr demonstrates his juggling talent to attract attention to the Knights of Columbus snow cone booth.

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Posted by Maureen Robertson on Jul 27 2012. Filed under Country Living, Featured Story. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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