D.C. State Fair

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The D.C. State Fair was yesterday, modest in scope but unmistakably D.C. as the heat radiated up from the vast concrete surface of Storey Park. Some of what we saw:

Hula hoops

 

© Jeffrey Morris
© Jeffrey Morris

 

Vendors with great art

 

© Brenton Davis
© Brenton Davis

 

Batala drummers

 

© Luis Gomez
© Luis Gomez

 

The Sloppy Joe eating contest

 

© Jeffrey Morris
© Jeffrey Morris

 
© Jeffrey Morris
© Jeffrey Morris

 

People coping with the bright sun

 

© Bridget Murray Law
© Bridget Murray Law

 

And the fantastic art that covers the surface of the park

 

© Victoria Pickering
© Victoria Pickering

 
© Stacey Lewis
© Stacey Lewis

 
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© Stacey Lewis
© Stacey Lewis

 
© Victoria Pickering
© Victoria Pickering