Sunday, August 8, 2010

Stanwood-Camano Fair & Parade

Goat barn--I love those little pygmy ones!

Mal & the goats

Me & the goats

Vendor stands and pig barn

Pony rides and youth exhibition barn

Man on giant chicken...he's on stilts, and he makes it move its head by the reins

Vendors...and another appearance by the giant chicken man

Games section and some sullen teenagers

Ticket booth and games section

Tilt-a-whirl! Mallory & I went on it twice--it was much more intense than we remembered! We were both dizzy for about 20 min afterward...

Small animal barn (rabbits, guinea pigs, ducks, chickens, geese)

Randy Hansen, Jimi Hendrix cover artist. He was surprisingly good--sounded a lot like him! He even played with his teeth like Jimi!

View from the top of the Ferris Wheel

Mal & me on the ferris wheel

State senator Mary Margaret Haugen (in a really sweet car!)

Gaudy Windermere real estate float

School district "float" (it's a just bus full of kids waving flags...)

Youth Football, which was just terrifying. Little boys with mowhawks screaming aggressively...

Square Dancing float, haha!

Boy Scouts

Science Team...apparently Mrs Ringland is still driving them to greatness at Nationals (of course they're good--she has them staying after school for 3 or 4 hours, 5 days a week. The most dedicated ones even come to school an hour early and work in her classroom...This is why I quit!)

Uff Da Shoppe--people in gnome costumes driving a VW bus=amazing!

Cedarhome Christian School...If you're going to advertise a school, you should check your signs for spelling & grammar mistakes. "Old Fashion Values"? What, you like vintage clothes? haha!

Another spelling error. "The Bible says die without Jesus + you loose!" Wow. Just wow. Please just have somebody look over your signs before the parade.

Seattle Fire Department's Pipe & Drums Band. They were great!

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