Fairgoers enjoy the Tilt-A-Whirl at a fair in Paducah, Kentucky. (AP)
James and his sister Madison hang out with their sheep on the opening day of a fair in Illinois. (AP)
People walk through a fair. (AP)
Joan Eppers won an award at a fair for her garden arrangements. (AP)
Visitors check out the animals on display at a fair. (AP)
You can see corn and carrots and cows from your own state!
There are rides and swings too.
You can try a fried pickle!