Utah State Fair is a great state fair [slideshow]
Published: September 11, 2013 03:36PM
Updated: September 6, 2013 10:15PM
Sean P. Means | The Salt Lake Tribune And you thought people went to the fair to get away from things that remind them of work. Here, Sandy the log-rolling dog walks without getting anywhere at the Paul Bunyan Lumberjack Show at the Utah State Fair.

The 158th annual Utah State Fair is underway, and with it all manner of fun, excitement, food, entertainment and cute farm animals.

The Cricket took a long lunch hour at the Fairpark today, to get a feel for what’s happening. He brings back these snapshots of the fun. (Click on the thumbnails at left to start the slideshow.)