2017 Richmond Fair

The Richmond Fair is just about 15 minutes from our house, just south of us. Their website says they are the largest spectator event held annually in the area. When I was a kid in western New York I participated in 4H (the craft side, not the animal side) and participated in fairs like this. […]

Gatineau Hot Air Balloons 2017

This year the 30th annual Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival happened. We weren’t sure what to expect, so we got up early, got some Timmies, and headed across the bridge to the event location. However, when we got there we were quickly thwarted by confusing maps that didn’t do a great job of helping us […]