Celebrating the Spring Holidays

Cruisin’ Connecticut – Family Fun at the 98th Annual Durham Fair

Cruisin’ Connecticut – Family Fun at the 98th Annual Durham Fair


BEEN BRINING FAMILY FUN SINCE 1916! 3 SO THE WEATHER IS GOING TO BE BEAUTIFUL HERE FOR THE DURHAM FAIR, AND DAN IS THE PRESIDENT AND I SEE YOU MISSED THE MEMO ON THE HOLSTEIN BANDANA. WE FIGURED WE’D PUT THE FAIR GARB ON YOU, RY!THIS FAIR FOR YEARS OUR MAIN THEME IS FUNDAMENTAL AGRICULTURE. 1,700 VOLUNTEERS. PEOPLE GROW UP AND THEY BRING THEIR FAMILIES. YOU KNOW THIS FAIR ONE OF THE THINGS THAT IT DOES, IS IT FOSTERS AN INCREDIBLE COMMUNITY SPIRIT. SO IT’S THE MOMENT YOU’VE ALL BEEN WAITING FOR COW MILKING. BUT WHICH ONE DO WE MILK? OK NOT YOU. THIS IS LINGUINI SHE’S BEAUTIFUL. SHE’LL BE 9 YEARS OLD IN ABOUT A WEEK AND A HALF. WE HAVE ABOUT 150 MILKING COWS THAT PRODUCE ALMOST 350 MILLION LBS. OF MILK A YEAR. I MISSED THE CAN. WE MIGHT HAVE TO HIRE YOU. I KNOW – AM I A BIT OF A NATURAL HERE?NOW IF YOU’RE NOT ABLE TO TRY THE REAL THING AT THE FAIR, KIDS CAN LEARN HOW IT’S DONE ON THIS DEMONSTRATION DEMONSTRATION COW THAT WAS HAND CRAFTED BY, STUDENT ADRIANA. IT TOOK HER OVER 100 HOURS OF VOLUNTEER TIME TO MAKE! I USED A BREAD KNIFE TO SCULPT AWAY THE STYROFOAM. OH JUST A BREAD KNIFE THAT’S ALL YOU NEED RIGHT?DAN THIS IS PRETTY INCREDIBLE YOU GUYS HAVE THE 2ND LARGEST GREEN SQUASH IN THE WORLD. NORMALLY THEY’RE LIKE 1,000 LBS. BUT THIS ONE IS ALMOST DOUBLE THAT! HOW DID YOU GUYS CART THIS THING IN? 1,700 LBS. SO WE’RE REALLY PROUD TO HAVE IT! THEY USUALLY COME IN ON THEIR TRUCKS. NOW WHO’S EATING IT AFTER THE FAIR – THAT’S THE QUESTION. WELL IT’S KIND OF A PRIDE THING. NO ONE IS GOING TO BE EATING IT ACTUALLY. I DIDN’T KNOW IF YOU WANTED TO SPLIT IT UP AND MAKE SOME SOUP. HAHA!THIS IS BIG YOU GOT PAT BENATAR IN THIS HOUSE THIS YEAR. WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE PAT SONG? “HIT ME WITH YOUR BEST SHOT” FOR SURE!(SINGING) – YOU GOT A SOLO! YOU CAN CATCH PAT BENATAR WITHOUT RYAN’S BACKUP VOCALS ON THE MAIN STAGE SATURDAY NIGHT! TICKETS TO THE DURHAM FAIR ARE


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