Fair Family Attends the Fair
Video of California Fair attendees - Fairs
are a time-honored tradition that bring families together in
celebration. Some like the rides, some like the food, and some like just
walking the midway and seeing all the buzz. In metropolitan areas such
the Bay Area or Southern California a fair provides the opportunity for
kids and adults see livestock up close.
There are over 50 sanctioned fairs
in California throughout the year. They adhere to a set of guidelines
prescribed by California Department of Food and Agriculture. From cattle
contests to apple pie, BBQ ribs, to fire roasted corn on the cob, you'll
not find a more enjoyable place to create family traditions.
The video above shows a family
that's been coming to the fair for years. The kids love attending with
their mom, grandmother, siblings and cousins. They like the rides, the
food and fun.
Fairs have been around for over
100 years in California. With 58 counties in California, there are at
least that many fairs. Reflecting the local "roots", you'll find some
focused on fruits, some on wines, and most hosting a variety of popular