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Despite a few outbreaks of rain, the annual Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Co. Carnival was a success during its run from July 16 to July 21.
Literally thousands of people turned out for a week of rides, food, games, food, entertainment, food ... and food. From pizza and pit beef to cotton candy and chicken livers (not combined), the carnival was a feast of community spirit.
The carnival isn’t only a week of great fun and healthy appetites, but also has a serious side — it’s the biggest fund-raiser of the year for the Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Company.



The carnival concluded its run at the end of last week, but the sights and sounds of the midway and rides are still alive online. Just click above and see the carnival spring into action once again. You can almost taste the funnel cake, but it’s nowhere near as fattening.

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