Youngsters of all species enjoy the fair. Maria Thibodeau

Thursday, August 20, 2015

The 154th Agricutural Fair at the West Tisbury fairgrounds had all the staples visitors have come to expect: rides and food, blue ribbons for everything from livestock to vegetables, and competitions ranging from skillet tossing to axe throwing. Fred Fisher's pig Eve and her 13 newborn piglets were a big draw this year, and the hall was filled with prize-winning quilts and bonsai trees, photographs and cupcakes. Some stood in line to ride the Ferris wheel while others made tough decisions: strawberry rhubarb pie, pumpkin funnel cake, or a root beer float for dessert?


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