|My daughter Krystal and granddaughter Lauren saying "cheese" at Old McDonald's Farm during the 2011 New Mexico State Fair.____________________|| |
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My son Vernon and daughter Krystal having a good laugh (at my expense, no doubt) on the carnival midway.
|Vernon chilling on a hot late Summer evening, with Krystal texting in the background.|| |
|Country star Rick Trevino performing at the 2011 New Mexico State Fair.|| |
|Country star Joe Diffie sining "3rd Rock from the Sun."|| |
|A stage shot of Joe Diffie and the Purple Mountain Band.|| |
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The entrance to the New Mexico State Fair at Expo New Mexico (formerly known as the State Fair Grounds).
The carnival portion of the fair.
|The children's Puppet Parade. || |
|A look inside Lujan Hall. || |
The Pirate's Den ride at the carnival.
|I hate bobo the clown--he's a bastard! || |
|Indian Village ... with a newly remodeled entrance.|| |
|A horno oven at Indian Village--these things put out a lot of heat!|| |
|Indian Village. || |
Me and Gil (taken with the timer while the camera was on a tripod) at Lujan Hall.
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|Villa Espana. || |
|Chuck's Nuts ..... Noooo, Chuck isn't nuts ... this is Chuck's Nuts ... and Gil is talking with Chuck--someone he knew when Gil ran a booth at the fair in Lujan Hall. || |
|Here I am at the September 2007 fair 70 pounds lighter than when I had started the year. The problem is: when I lose weight, I look older. || |
|Annette with turkey leg in hand at the 2008 New Mexico Fair. || |
|The menu at Pueblo Harvest in Indian Village.|| |
|I feel this is the best place to buy roasted corn at the fair. || |
|Twilight falling on restaurant row at the fair. || |
|This is a humongously big game arcade. || |
|One of my favorite carnival rides. || |
Wade Henry ... a juggler and street performer at the 2008 fair.
|Price at the fair--each year, they seem to get a little higher. || |
Delicious honey from Chama for $12 a jar