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Monthly Archives: December 2012

Riverton Fair Weekend


This past October weekend marked the last of the country fairs in our part of the State. Our tiny fair dates way back—and has a rich history.  Generations of people from the surrounding area mark this weekend as a highlight to be looked forward to, talked about, and remembered for quite some time. Many bring home treasured blue and red ribbons on their wares, a reminder of the honor of winning, but for me, the participating– we winners and losers entertain the crowds with what we’ve produced (often giving folks the chance to praise our skills, but also to rue the fact that their even better produce would have certainly won had they entered.). (www.rivertonfair.org)

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