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Jersey Girl

Found this pretty lady in the dairy barn at the Indiana State Fair. The barn has huge frosted windows along the...

Jersey Girl
posted on: Apr 21, 2011 | author: Lesley Spanos

Krembo

The Blue Monkey Sideshow set wouldn’t be complete without the Master of Cermonies, Krembo, a dashing figure in...

Krembo
posted on: Mar 29, 2011 | author: Lesley Spanos

Sideshow

“She has no arms, no legs, no bones in her body, yet she will talk to you and answer all of your...

Sideshow
posted on: Sep 1, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

Bronc Rider

The State Fair allows us to travel to other times, other places, offering glimpses of worlds we don’t often see....

Bronc Rider
posted on: Aug 18, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

Scrambled

Oh, dude, I feel your misery. There you sit, eyes shut and praying for your world to stop spinning so you can devote...

Scrambled
posted on: Aug 7, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

Boys

Boys, like all young animals, go through an awkward, gawky stage. Here a young Holstein observes his human...

Boys
posted on: Aug 6, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

Lemon Shake-Up

Combine fresh lemons, sugar,  and water with ice in a cup and shake it, and you have the Lemon Shake-Up, a popular...

Lemon Shake-Up
posted on: Aug 4, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

Thunderstorm Warning

Does he hear tornado sirens in the distance? Summer storms are a common occurrence during State Fairs in the Midwest....

Thunderstorm Warning
posted on: Aug 2, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

Sunset Grill

Named not for the landmark eatery in Hollywood, but for the last rays of the setting sun illuminating the faces of...

Sunset Grill
posted on: Jul 31, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

Farmall Tractors

Restored antique Farmall tractors on display at the...

Farmall Tractors
posted on: Jul 30, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

Clockwise

Know how to find state fairgrounds on a satellite image? Look for the racetrack. Almost every state fairground...

Clockwise
posted on: Jul 26, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

When Ducks Gossip

When Gabby heard the news, she fainted dead away, her bill pointing skyward… The Duck Pond on the Midway is the...

When Ducks Gossip
posted on: Jul 23, 2010 | author: Lesley Spanos

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