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Photos: Sneak a Peek night at the Head of the Lakes Fair

The fair opened Tuesday, Aug. 2.

Aira Anderson, 5, laughs as she whirls around on the Swinger at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds
Aira Anderson, 5, laughs as she whirls around on the Swinger at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds in Superior on Sneak a Peek night Tuesday, Aug. 2.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
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SUPERIOR — With temperatures that seemed more fitting for early October than early August, folks donned sweatshirts and pants as they visited the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds in Superior for Sneak a Peek night on Tuesday, Aug. 2.

Food, rides, games, livestock and car races were on display at the opening night of the fair, which runs through Sunday, Aug. 7.

A pair hold hands as they go round and round on the Swinger
A pair hold hands as they go round and round on the Swinger at Sneak a Peek night Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds in Superior.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
A carnival worker gives a thumbs up to a child after he popped his second balloon while playing games
A carnival worker gives a thumbs up to a child after he popped his second balloon while playing games Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds in Superior.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
Kids ride down the Fun Slide at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds
Kids ride down the Fun Slide at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds on Tuesday, Aug. 2, in Superior.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
Prizes hang near the lights in the gaming area
Prizes hang near the lights in the gaming area Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds in Superior.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
Fairgoers ride the Tip Top at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds
Fairgoers ride the Tip Top at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds on Tuesday, Aug. 2, in Superior.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
Aira Anderson, 5, holds her arms out like she is flying on the Swinger
Aira Anderson, 5, holds her arms out like she is flying on the Swinger at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds in Superior on Sneak a Peek night Tuesday, Aug. 2.
Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
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Jed Carlson joined the Superior Telegram in February 2001 as a photographer. He grew up in Willmar, Minnesota. He graduated from Ridgewater Community College in Willmar, then from Minnesota State Moorhead with a major in mass communications with an emphasis in photojournalism.
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