PHOTOS: Last Day at the Fair

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For a week and a half, bands have played, demolition derbies have taken place, children have competed in Mutton Bustin', animals have been judged and petted, championship vegetables and fruits have been on display, and pigs have been raced, among other things. An estimated 190,000 guests are expected to pass through the entrance gates at the Spokane County Interstate Fair by the close of business on September 14.

Guests ride the 1001 Nachts ride. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • Guests ride the 1001 Nachts ride.

Tae Thomas, left, and her 7 year old daughter Imari ride the Viper. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • Tae Thomas, left, and her 7 year old daughter Imari ride the Viper.

7 year olds Alicia Comer, left, and Addy Donahue shoot water cannons at the Balloon Race booth. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • 7 year olds Alicia Comer, left, and Addy Donahue shoot water cannons at the Balloon Race booth.

10 year old Isiah Coe looks at a hive at the Inland Empire Beekepers booth. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • 10 year old Isiah Coe looks at a hive at the Inland Empire Beekepers booth.

In their horse costumes Buddy and Fame, Earl Baze (Simon), right, and Jason Rariden (Curly), second from the right, entertain 3 1/2 year olds Isla Stephens, left, and Harlan Foster. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • In their horse costumes Buddy and Fame, Earl Baze (Simon), right, and Jason Rariden (Curly), second from the right, entertain 3 1/2 year olds Isla Stephens, left, and Harlan Foster.

6 year old Ben Michelson rides during a Mutton Bustin' competition. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • 6 year old Ben Michelson rides during a Mutton Bustin' competition.

Columbian Sheep stand in a pen during a Mutton Bustin' competition. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • Columbian Sheep stand in a pen during a Mutton Bustin' competition.

6 year old Isabelle Stiles falls off a sheep during a Mutton Bustin' competition. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • 6 year old Isabelle Stiles falls off a sheep during a Mutton Bustin' competition.

Gene Moe walks his 1 year old llama "Simpaticos Queen of Hearts" to a Llama Halter Class Judging. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • Gene Moe walks his 1 year old llama "Simpaticos Queen of Hearts" to a Llama Halter Class Judging.

The All-Alaskan Racing Pigs race. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • The All-Alaskan Racing Pigs race.

10year old Mae Sorokin pets Shetland Sheep. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • 10year old Mae Sorokin pets Shetland Sheep.

9 year old Julia Vietzke, left, pets a 2 1/2 year old Holland Lop rabbit, "Hershey", belonging to Taija Gardner-Bullis, right. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • 9 year old Julia Vietzke, left, pets a 2 1/2 year old Holland Lop rabbit, "Hershey", belonging to Taija Gardner-Bullis, right.

Jana Koller, right, shaves an 8 month old cow belonging to William Keifer, left. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • Jana Koller, right, shaves an 8 month old cow belonging to William Keifer, left.

The view west is photographed from the grandstand. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • The view west is photographed from the grandstand.

Meagon Harrington, right, holds her 3 year old daughter Payton as Jim Simanton runs model trains at the Inland Northwest Rail Museum, - YOUNG KWAK
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  • Meagon Harrington, right, holds her 3 year old daughter Payton as Jim Simanton runs model trains at the Inland Northwest Rail Museum,

Jason Gamache, right, feeds a Boer Goat as his 4 year old son Landon looks at another goat. - YOUNG KWAK
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  • Jason Gamache, right, feeds a Boer Goat as his 4 year old son Landon looks at another goat.