The Alameda County Fair pt 2

May 17

The Alameda County Fair pt 2

One of my favorite things to do at the Alameda Country Fair is to visit the Gem and Minerals/Hobby Building.  Despite the name of the building, there are very few gems. You can buy some gems/beads in one corner, you can see a few displays of precious, and semi precious stones, even some great bead work but most of the building houses hobby collections. When you...

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Alameda County Fair

May 10

Alameda County Fair

The Fair is almost here! Yay! I can’t wait. Okay it is actually 40 days away, but close enough to be almost here for me. I love going to the Fair. This year should be even better than last year.  I have been to the Fair almost every year since arriving in California in 1973. It is a tradition! In fact, if you talk to many of the long time residents of the San...

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