Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Football This Weekend

The Boise State University Broncos kick off the football season this weekend. Many folks are bronco crazy this time of year. Blue and orange everything.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

History Uncovered in the Street

Road construction downtown has uncovered a layer of history: Cobblestone streets and a streetcar rail. Seen at Bannock and 9th.

Monday, August 31, 2015

Fair Wrap-up

 A view of the Butler Amusements carnival from the giant gondola.

 Cute, new food vendor at the fair.
A zebu in the petting zoo.

Newly-hatched baby quail.

Amazing things for sale in the main wing of the Expo Center. This was a miracle slimming machine that would shake you and "shake the fat away."

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Toy Ponies at the Fair

 Imitation My Little Ponies to win on the Midway, and a super sparkly pony in the hobby craft competition hall.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Chairs in the Air

Aerial swings on the Western Idaho Fair Midway.

Friday, August 28, 2015

Blue Ribbon Chicken

This chicken was the first place winner in the "ugliest chicken" division.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Strolling Cowboys

Slim and Curly were roaming entertainers at the Western Idaho Fair this year. Funny and kind.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

The Tortato Legend

 My favorite food at the fair. It's created with a power tool, a potato and a deep fryer.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Zombie Clown

Artwork on the zombie ride at the Western Idaho Fair.

Monday, August 24, 2015

That Shirt Says What?

Things that make you go hmm at the Western Idaho Fair.