It is summer. At least it feels like summer. Heat.
The county seat is having a two day BBQ contest with various events. Teams are here from Texas, and OKA. There’s even room for a couple of teams from the local area. That’s a good thing – no reflection on the quality of the BBQ, however.
There’s an air race to start; in Arizona. It will conclude in Fla. A couple of the women from Wichita and one from Topeka are entered. Good luck to them. These races can produce some interesting results.
I had occasion to be involved in one that started here in Kansas. I almost blew one competition by thinking like an amateur male person and did what seemed sensible to me, finding out in a hurry that it wasn’t at all what the female director and competitors had in mind.
It was a fun day, filled with a great deal of tension however.
The annual music on the par ire event gathered thousands. I was more enthused when the participation rate was in the scores, not thousands.
I suppose that means I shouldn’t go to tourist traps and touristt events.
From the reaches,