Entering the fair. What IS that giant thing?? (A ferris wheel!)
The fair was VERY overwhelming with so many people, so we went to the horse arena where there were no shows going on. There were three horses in there -- a much more manageable thing than 500 humans!
And this pony was a stallion. The big horses were mares, so their handlers were warned about this feisty little guy. :)
Holy smokes, cows! I think this guy was the second place winner. They were about to go into the ring and be announced.
I wasn't able to get any pictures of the actual activity, but we saw mutton busting! That's when you tie a rope around a sheep's armpits, stick a little kid on it, holding the rope, (all we saw were under 5 years old), and let the kid ride the sheep bronco-style! I love Jack's face in reaction to this: