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Herkimer County Fair hits the ground running

FRANKFORT, N.Y. (WKTV) - It's a summertime tradition that brings together thousands upon thousands of people from across the region to Herkimer County.

The 2013 Herkimer County Fair got started on Tuesday, at the fairgrounds in Frankfort. The fair features lots of food, youth events, agriculture events, and even a rodeo.

The six -day event gets an attendance of more than 60 thousand people, fair officials report.

"Everybody meets here, there's a lot of families that make this a yearly event at the fairgrounds," said Gerry Elthorp fair representative.

One of the events that drew in lots of fair-goers was the 2013 Queen, Princess, & Prince Pageant.

The winners were as follows:

Junior Miss Category: Savannah Moore
First Runner Up: Gabrielle Koenig
Second Runner Up: Morgan O'Bryan
Third Runner Up: Emma Bevins
Fourth Runner Up: Hailey Jane Smith

Little Miss Category: Elizabeth Wright
First Runner Up: Lily Kaszycki
Second Runner Up: Yasmina Victoriamiri
Third Runner Up: Isabella Leonis
Fourth Runner Up: Lily Simmons

Little Mister Category: Zachary Preston
First Runner Up: Joshua Case "Joshman"
Second Runner Up: Anthony Crisino
Third Runner Up: Kash Henkle
Fourth Runner Up: Christopher Putney Jr.

For more information about the fair visit www.herkimercountyfair.org

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