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Friday, Sep 20 2013 01:03 PM

PHOTO GALLERY: Senior Day at the Kern County Fair

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Many senior citizens came out Friday to the day set aside just for them at the Kern County Fair.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Shirley Jones gets into the spirit of things Friday during Senior Day at the KC Fair near the Main Plaza Stage during the Polynesian dancing performance.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Lively entertainment was enjoyed by many Friday on Senior Day at the Kern County Fair.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Some seniors got out of their chair and started dancing during some of the live entertainment offered Friday at the KC Fair.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Glen Twogood from Arizona prepares some of the souvenirs children buy at the Kern County Fairg. Twogood works for Midway Souvenirs and has been doing this for 30 years.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    The little train "Western Express" carries mostly seniors past a Ferris wheel on Senior Day on Friday at the Kern County Fair.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Senior Day at the Kern County Fair allows seniors free admission along with free parking throughout most of the day. Food row is always a favorite not only for seniors, but all who come out to enjoy the annual event.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    The free hand fans at the Kern County Fair seem to come in handy each year, even though Friday was quite mild weather for this time of year.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Payton gets a Dora the Explorer ball at one of several souvenir stands Friday during Senior Day at the Kern County Fair. She was being pushed around the fairgrounds in her stroller by relatives.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Shirley Jones, left, and Clyda Wilkerson participate in Friday's Polynesian entertainment on the Main Plaza Stage, Friday, at the Kern County Fairgrounds during Senior Day.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Friday was Senior Day at the Kern County Fairgrounds with free admission for seniors 55 and above along with free parking until 4 p.m.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Jess Ibarra, left, Nita Flores and Petra Valdez.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Paula and Scott Wells.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Marcella Landay, left, Jan Griggs, Judy Wagner, and Harry Landay.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Shelly Smith

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Jenny Stackhouse and Jennifer Beach.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Phil and Cindy Albano.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Aaron Eaton, left, and Stephen Dixon.

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    By Casey Christie / The Californian

    Miguel Juarez, left, and Rene Solis.

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