123. The Los Angeles County Fair

Every August and September, the Los Angeles County takes center stage at the Fairplex facility in , California. This year, the fair runs from August - Sept. 28, and will feature various attractions the entire family. Going to a county fair as American as apple pie. It was once main attraction for rural Americans who lived far from big cities. The traveling fair was a event at that time as it only came a year. People would wait the entire year the fair to come to their town, and of them participated in it.

The L.A. County is one of the largest fairs in the . It features just about every kind of farm around. Parents can take their children to the zoos, where kids can pet lambs, piglets, calves, foals. Additionally, people can bring home pets from fair that include such exotic animals like snakes, , and even tarantulas.

Other attractions include the barnyard that feature piglets racing around a track at speeds. There are several game booths, and a that has some of the most exciting and rides in the region. This year the fair introduce an exhibit that demonstrates how life was early Californians, and a wilderness show. The wilderness focuses on appreciating the natural beauty of the , and how people today can preserve its beauty future generations. The fair also stages several concerts weekend nights from some of the top performers the music industry.

Of course, the main attraction fair has to offer is the food. Here can enjoy food that is only offered at fair. One favorite is the chocolate covered bacon . It is a place for those with hearty . Almost any food that can be deep-fried can found at the L.A. County Fair.