FAIR: Week winds down, party doesn’t


Josh Arnold, 11, and Jeremy Plas, 11, both of Oberlin, enjoy snacks as their friend wonders if he’ll get a bite in the background.


Bella Molnar, 6, from Strongsville, happily introduces herself and her three-year-old sister Charlie, who was a bit too busy to talk.


Roselyn Maldonado, 8, and Evelyn Facundo, 7, both from Lorain, take in the sights and sounds from atop the junior ferris wheel.


When weather allowed it, the swings, merry-go-round, and ferris wheel provided kids and adults temporary relief from near 100 degree temperatures.


When weather allowed it, the swings, merry-go-round, and ferris wheel provided kids and adults temporary relief from near 100 degree temperatures.


Bradley Green of Elyria celebrates his tenth birthday on top of an unruly bull.


Jeremiah Austin, 5, stepped back out into the sun after heavy rain passed for a slice of pizza.


The band Out of Eden plays a concert near the fairway.


The Vermilion Community Music Association plays songs in tribute to men and women who have or are serving in the armed forces.


Photos by Jonathan Delozier and Valerie Urbanik | Civitas Media

Cloud briefly darkened the skies toward the end of the Lorain County Fair, but they didn’t stop the party. Whether it was a bite to eat, a quick thrill on a ride, or simply a stroll to take in the scenery, fair-goers exhausted every chance to get their last dose of fair fun for this year.

Josh Arnold, 11, and Jeremy Plas, 11, both of Oberlin, enjoy snacks as their friend wonders if he’ll get a bite in the background.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/08/web1_IMG_4073.jpgJosh Arnold, 11, and Jeremy Plas, 11, both of Oberlin, enjoy snacks as their friend wonders if he’ll get a bite in the background.

Bella Molnar, 6, from Strongsville, happily introduces herself and her three-year-old sister Charlie, who was a bit too busy to talk.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/08/web1_IMG_4074.jpgBella Molnar, 6, from Strongsville, happily introduces herself and her three-year-old sister Charlie, who was a bit too busy to talk.

Roselyn Maldonado, 8, and Evelyn Facundo, 7, both from Lorain, take in the sights and sounds from atop the junior ferris wheel.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/08/web1_IMG_4083.jpgRoselyn Maldonado, 8, and Evelyn Facundo, 7, both from Lorain, take in the sights and sounds from atop the junior ferris wheel.

When weather allowed it, the swings, merry-go-round, and ferris wheel provided kids and adults temporary relief from near 100 degree temperatures.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/08/web1_IMG_4084.jpgWhen weather allowed it, the swings, merry-go-round, and ferris wheel provided kids and adults temporary relief from near 100 degree temperatures.

When weather allowed it, the swings, merry-go-round, and ferris wheel provided kids and adults temporary relief from near 100 degree temperatures.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/08/web1_IMG_4086.jpgWhen weather allowed it, the swings, merry-go-round, and ferris wheel provided kids and adults temporary relief from near 100 degree temperatures.

Bradley Green of Elyria celebrates his tenth birthday on top of an unruly bull.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/08/web1_IMG_4092.jpgBradley Green of Elyria celebrates his tenth birthday on top of an unruly bull.

Jeremiah Austin, 5, stepped back out into the sun after heavy rain passed for a slice of pizza.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/08/web1_IMG_4093.jpgJeremiah Austin, 5, stepped back out into the sun after heavy rain passed for a slice of pizza.

The band Out of Eden plays a concert near the fairway.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/08/web1_DSC_0776.jpgThe band Out of Eden plays a concert near the fairway.

The Vermilion Community Music Association plays songs in tribute to men and women who have or are serving in the armed forces.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2016/08/web1_DSC_0869.jpgThe Vermilion Community Music Association plays songs in tribute to men and women who have or are serving in the armed forces.