advertisement

PHOTO GALLERY: Opening night at the Boone County Fair brings on the fun

Saturday, July 23, 2011 | 9:25 p.m. CDT; updated 10:23 p.m. CDT, Saturday, July 23, 2011
Benny, a 2-year-old Japanese snow macaque, gnaws on a grape given to him by handler Greg Woody during an exotic animal exhibition at the Boone County Fair on Saturday.

COLUMBIA — Exotic animals and games of chance traditionally are featured at county fairs, and it was no different Saturday as the Boone County Fair opened.

Chi Jackson Jr., 4, and Chi Jackson Sr. of Columbia ponder participating in a dart-throwing game at the Boone County Fair's carnival, which opened Saturday evening.

Like what you see here? Become a member.


Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Comments

Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.

advertisements