mwgerard September 8, 2013 1 Comment Most years we try to make our annual pilgrimage to Cumberland County, Illinois during fair week. Here are some photos from this year’s trip. Fair entries Fair stairs West End of the grandstand Tracking the races Thoroughbred racing Sun going down Cumberland County Fair Queen Pageant Downtown Greenup Downtown Greenup Fair Hall Fair Food Truck Cumberland County Pork Producers Carousel Greenup Historical Society Greenup Depot Greenup Depot Rodeo Gathering storm World’s Fastest Soda Machine, Lerna, IL Vintage Karma, Tuscola, IL Flesor’s Candy Kitchen, Tuscola, IL World’s Largest Wind Chime, Casey, IL World’s Largest Golf Tee, Casey, IL World’s Largest Knitting Needles, Casey, IL Fair ushers Reflection Rides Ticket Booth Night Sky Related Posts: My biggest (writing) regret Conrad Aiken, Savannah, and National… Share:EmailTwitterFacebookTumblrPinterestWhatsAppRedditLinkedInPrint ← SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL LIBRARY CARD SIGN-UP MONTH ACCENT: BURIAL RITES by Hannah Kent → One thought on “Trip to Rural Illinois – 2013” Love your photos! Very inspiring. I think Ainslie and I need to take a trip to Greenup! And what’s up with all that big stuff in Casey? 🙂 Reply Say something! Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.