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Fair prices ridiculous

This letter is about the costs of going to the Fair. First off, I would like to say that I feel we have a great county fair that my family and I enjoy each year very much. But is someone out there who can put aside some profits for the kids?

My four children enjoy the rides and games, but at $4 a ride and $2 a dart, the costs for these and so many other attractions has, in my view, become ridiculous. We could easily spend $300 in one day there.

I do not spoil my children. However, the fair is an event I would like them to always enjoy and remember. There are many great free things to do, and we visit all of these things, too.

Our family will always go to the fair for each year to come. I just wish its costs could be made more reasonable for families. Is there anyone to talk to?

Jack Vogel

Penn Valley

Editor’s note: Ed Scofield is the head of the Fair. He can be reached at 273-6217.

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