PHOTOS from the Douglas County Fair: A llama obstacle course and more

photo by: Mike Yoder

Devin Aldrich, 13, a member of the Jayhawk 4-H club, leads her llama “Addie” through the obstacle course event in the llama competition Wednesday morning, July 28, 2021, during the Douglas County Fair.

Updated at 2:33 p.m. Wednesday

The Douglas County Fair continued on Wednesday with a variety of animal events. The fair runs through the weekend at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2120 Harper St. Record crowds are expected after the fair last year was forced to go largely virtual. Photographer Mike Yoder has been on hand to capture the week’s events.

photo by: Mike Yoder

A goat pen is crowded with kids as Wyatt Krstic, 7, and his sister Lilly, 9, squeeze in to play with their grandmother’s young goats Wednesday morning, July 28, 2021, at the Douglas County Fair.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Douglas County 4-H’ers walk their pigs at the Douglas County Fairgrounds Wednesday morning, July 28, 2021, during the Douglas County Fair. The swine show, open to the public, is scheduled for 5 p.m. Wednesday in the open pavilion.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Oliver Sipe, 12, a Kanwaka 4-H Club member, sits with his Rhode Island red chicken “Chicken Wings” Wednesday morning, July 28, 2021, at the Douglas County Fair.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Devin Aldrich, 13, a member of the Jayhawk 4-H Club, leads her llama “Addie” through the obstacle course event in the llama competition Wednesday morning, July 28, 2021, during the Douglas County Fair.

photo by: Mike Yoder

People view the flower exhibits at the Douglas County Fair Wednesday afternoon, July 28, 2021.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Eight-year-old Brady Kalb’s cut flower entry, on display with other flower entries, Wednesday afternoon, July 28, 2021, won Grand Champion at the Douglas County Fair. Kalb is a Clinton Eagles 4-H member.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Liz Granberg-Jerome, of Baldwin City, won Grand Champion in open class for her original quilt, on display Wednesday afternoon, July 28, 2021, at the Douglas County Fair.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Logan O’Connor, 11, a member of the Stull Busy Beavers 4-H Club, relaxes inside the Community Building, near her cows Wednesday afternoon, July 28, 2021, during the Douglas County Fair.

photo by: Mike Yoder

A group of Douglas County 4-H’ers hang out inside the Community Building Wednesday afternoon, July 28, 2021, during the Douglas County Fair.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Douglas County 4-H’ers participate in a horticulture judging contest inside the Dreher Building Wednesday afternoon, July 28, 2021, during the Douglas County Fair.

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