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People going about their State Fair day: walking, tramming, scootering.

Nebraska State Fair
Grand Island, Nebraska
photographed 8.28.2018

The more you know

Two things I did at the Nebraska State Fair:

  1. I looked at this cutaway model of a cow.
  2. I ate a hamburger for lunch*.

It was a complicated situation.

Nebraska State Fair
Grand Island, Nebraska
photographed 8.28.2018

*Where I spotted this, which is by far the very best thing I saw in the entire state of Nebraska:

(Note: feel free to use the term “fry hole” as a work- and family-friendly term in place of, well, you can figure it out….)

Two cows

These two were waiting for whatever it is cows wait for when they’re at the state fair. Maybe they were waiting for visiting Texans to show up with a camera?

Nebraska State Fair
Grand Island, Nebraska
photographed 8.28.2018

Demonstration

We spent almost the entire day at the Nebraska State Fair – it was certainly worth the $2/person admission price!

This gentleman was hard at work, explaining over and over again the benefits of that hose nozzle. He didn’t seem to be especially bothered by the fact that not one person seemed to care, but you’d think that eventually it would get a little discouraging.

(I did kind of want to play with it, because it looked fun. But I also was pretty sure that I wouldn’t have been allowed to see just how far the water could shoot.)

Nebraska State Fair
Grand Island, Nebraska
photographed 8.28.2018

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