“Every year, it’s one of the biggest comm unity events and I can see people from all parts of Mount Vernon. It helps me connect.”

Parker Price, Mount Vernon

“The food. I like the pulled pork with cole slaw and beans.”

Vicki Bates, Apple Valley

‘The food. Especially funnel cakes and anything fried.”

Joselyn Bates, Apple Valley

“All the entertainment; the shows and the animals.”

Minda Bates, Apple Valley

“Brats (and Italian sausage), loaded with onions, green peppers and veggies.”

Dennis Rousseau, Mount Vernon

“A big giant slushy; you know, those shaved ice things that turn your tongue colors.”

Rachael Campbell, Utica



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