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Colorado State Fair Opening Day

Shows, rides, visitors and livestock filled the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31.

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Shay Rodgers, 2, who came in from Iowa with her family, climbs on corral panels outside the cattle pens on the opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014 in Pueblo. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Maddux Schaffer, 10, front, attempts to beat "The Strongman" John Beatty in a tug-of-war challenge on the opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014 in Pueblo. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Macy Collins, 14, from Meeker, Colo. kisses her sheep, Kilowatt, as she prepares them for showing on the opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014 in Pueblo. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Shay Rodgers, 2, who came in from Iowa with her family, climbs on corral panels outside the cattle pens on the opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014 in Pueblo. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Maddux Schaffer, 10, front, attempts to beat "The Strongman" John Beatty in a tug-of-war challenge on the opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014 in Pueblo. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Shows, rides and livestock fill the State Fairgrounds in Pueblo on opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE FAIR

Macy Collins, 14, from Meeker, Colo. kisses her sheep, Kilowatt, as she prepares them for showing on the opening day of the State Fair Friday, August 22, 2014 in Pueblo. The fair runs everyday until Sunday, August 31. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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