105th year of fair fun in Goshen

Jeremy Reid of Killingly, Conn., rode Stella in the gymkhana at the Goshen Fair on Saturday, Sept. 2. Photo by Mari Cullerton

GOSHEN — The much-anticipated 105th Goshen Fair was held Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 2 to 4, and, despite rainy weather on Sunday, attracted fairgoers from around the state and beyond. 

The fair, which has an agricultural theme, included many traditional events and displays, such as Dairy Cattle Showmanship and giant pumpkins, as well as new competitions like the gymkhana. A gymkhana consists of various games played by riders on horseback.  

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