Fair fun for all
Above, on Sept. 17, Francesca Fitzgerald, 2, of Charlotte Hall and her father Brian Fitzgerald, pose for a picture during a Mary’s Go Round pony ride at the Charles County Fair. Right, Thurrayaa Holmes, 12, of Indian Head, gets her face painted by Maurice J. McDonough High School Drama Club member Rachel Marino, 14, and La Plata resident Lennox McFadden, 2, and her grandfather Jack Cozzens of Newburg feed the Mary’s Go Round camel named Jasmine. Below left, the 81st Queen Nicotina, Jensen Conklin, 17, gives a speech at the end of the pageant held at the Charles County Fair. Conklin won a $1,000 scholarship from PNC Bank along with her crown. Below right, Newburg resident Cameron Mason, 6, left the Charles County Fair with two arms full of prizes, candy and food thanks to his mom Jessie Herbert.
On Sept. 17, Maryland State Senator Thomas “Mac” Middleton stopped by the Charles County Arts Alliance building to support the arts being presented at the Charles County Fair. On Sept. 17, hundreds flocked to the Charles County Fair in La Plata for fun, games and activities the entire family could enjoy.