EASTERN STATES EXPOSITION
West Springfield, MA
At the BIG-E, Conklin had 48 rides, 14 food concessions, 57 games, 2 straight sales and 1 commercial stand set up. Rides included: Mark I coaster, niagra falls flume, mardi gras, raiders of the lost mine dark ride, coockoo haus, raider, haunted mansion, scooter, polar express, surf city fun house, wave swinger, fireball loop, orbiter, starship 4000, power surge, fireball claw, alpine bob, cliff hanger, gondola wheel, crazy flip, scooter, mega drop, titanic inflatable, giant wheel, wacky worm, tornado, tilt, giggle glass shack, hillbilly village fun house, hampton mix cars, hampton, cycle, train station, bumble bee bop, kite flyer, kids swing, 3 abreast merry-go-round, mini-indy, race car, super slide, circus train, cross country adventure, china dragon, dizzy dragon, football field inflatable, clown swing, crazy bus, rock'n'tug, zemp helicopter.
POWERS GREAT AMERICAN MIDWAY
CATTARAGAS COUNTY FAIR
Little Valley, NY
Corky Powers had 23 rides set up along with 23 food concessions, 23 games and 3 straight sales. Also close to his midway was the Commerford petting zoo, and I Got It. Rides included: ali baba, tornado, eli-wheel, cliff hanger, zipper, orbiter, star ship exodus, dizzy dragon, flying bob, sizzler, cookoo haus, slide, dragon, hampton boat, bungy tramp. hampton cycle jump, live pony ride, hampton mix cars, circus tramp, 2 abreast merry-go-round, mardi gras fun house, orient express.
JAMES E. STRATES
CHEMUNG COUNTY FAIR
Strates had 24 rides set up a week before the Erie County Fair along with 32 food concessions, 17 games. and 11 straight sales on the show grounds. Rides included: rockwall, kiddie swing, king kong adventure inflatable, hampton cycle jump, construction zone, mario-land, chillie willie, titanic, zipper, cliff hanger, tilt, monkey maze, inflatable slide, go-gater, kiddie boat, dizzy dragon, inflatable circus train, starship 2000, firball loop, sea ray, scooter, scrambler, music express, fireball claw.Also set up was a petting zoo, circus, smallest horse, snake girl,smallest women, racing pigs and world oddities.
BARTLEBAUGH / OSCAR AMUSEMENTS
There was 23 rides set up between the two shows along with 24 food concessions, 27 games, 2 straight sales 1 commercial joiny with a beano, petting zoo and the Star Family Circus on the lot. Rides included: raceway, donald duck boat, zemp happy dinosaurs, 3 abreast merry-go-round, bungy tramp, rock wall, tornado, super spinner, flying bob, gravatron, sizzler, crazy dance, castle mania, 2 inflatables, bear affair, musical chairs, tilt, hammer, dragon wagon, fun slide, city express train, zemp helicopter/space ship.
( 26 rides)
There was 26 rides set up along with 20 fod concessions, 45 games, 2 straight sales and I GOT IT. Rides included gravity storm bungee, mechanical bull ride, cuckoo haus, tidal wave, haunted mansion, rock wall, wild claw, scooter, star ship 2000. crstal lil's, sling shot, castle bounce, pharoah's fury, tilt, gondola wheel, tornado, orient express, zero gravity, cliff hanger, sizzler, 3 abreast merry-go-round, fun slide, truck stop, kiddie swing, rock wall flying dumbos.
BELLE CITY AMUSEMENTS (BCA)
BCA had 24 rides set up along with 7 food concessions, 34 games and 3 straight sales. Rides included: typhoon, gondola wheel, scrambler, rock'n'roll, scorpion (cobra), sea dragon, drop zone, scooter, kiddie himalaya, fun zone fun house, racing, dizzy dragon, 3 abreast merry-go-round, dragon wagon, crazy plane, gravatron, tilt, power surge, ring of fire loop, yoyo, hampton cycle jump, hampton mix, helicopter, super slide.
MID AMERICA SHOWS
On the lot was 39 rides with 20 food concessions, 33 games. Rides included: tinsel town fun house, top spin, old time place, gondola wheel, freak out, das persian kamel fun house, ghost pirate dark ride, scorpion, scooter, yoyo, experience, scrambler, ring of fire loop, music express, cliff hanger, 1001 nichts, fun house fun house, tilt, zipper, tornado, sling shot, mini-indy, scat, raider, orient express, kiddie swing, toon town theatre fun house, red barron, fire chief, train station, jalopy jct., clakn-action-movie, bear affair, 3 abreast merry-go-round, lil drummer, hampton mix car, hampton truck, hampton cycle jump, fun slide.
J & J AMUSEMENTS
J & J had 14 rides set up along with 16 games, 10 food concessions, 2 straight sales and 1 I Got It. Rides include: tornado, fun slide, hampton mix, flying dragon, hampton mix, 3 abreast merry-go-round, go-gater, scooter, para-trooper, gondola wheel, train station, zemp swing, scream machine loop, red baron.
J & J AMUSEMENTS
AUTUMN LEAF FESTIVAL
The show was set up down town with Main Street blocked off by the Court House. On the streets and park there was set up 13 rides, 21 food concessions, 11 games, 2 straight sales and 3 commercial exhibitors. Rides include: hampton mix, train station, hampton mix, kids zone, 3 abreast merry-go-round, go-gater, flying dino, gondola wheel, hurricane, scream machine loop, round-up para-trooper, sizzler.
MURPHY BROTHERS / FESTIVAL AMUSEMENTS
Kansas City, KS
The 2 shows combined 19 rides along with 3 food concessions, 13 games and a dunk tank. This fair has not a large amount of food to choose from even on the rest of the fairgrounds. Rides included: fun house, wacky worm, drive-in, sizzler, lowery, tilt, foot loose, tornado, gravatron, 1001 naghts, clown train, orient express, worm go round, cliff hanger, scooter, 2 abreast merry-go-round, indian canoe, mouse go round, bungy jump.
Artie Gillette had 13 rides set up along with 3 food concessions and 5 games. Rides included: catapillar worm, 2 abreast merry-go-round, hampton cycle, hampton boat, super trooper, ivan's pet motel fun house, ivan family value fun house, slide, fire chief, hi-jacker, scrambler, scooter, tip top.
On this small show in Indiana there was 14 rides set up with 2 food concessions. Rides included: kiddie wheel, swinger, wild thing slide, tempest, berry-go-round, rock-o-plane, scrambler, titanic, twister, giraff inflatable, kiddie merry-go-round, hampton mix cars, kiddie wheel / swing, kiddie boat swing.
DAVIDSON'S AMUSEMENT DEVICES
St. CHARLES COUNTY FAIR
There was 9 rides with 2 food concessions, 10 games and a petting zoo set up. Rides included: viper (cobra), sizzler, roll-o-plane, dizzy dragon, hampton car / cycle, musical chairs, flying saucer, octapus, fun slide.
There was 14 rides set up along with 8 games and 3 food concessions. Rides included: hampton mix, 2 abreasy merry-go-round, kiddie swing, flying saucer, inflatable, scat, pirates den (raider), wacky shack fun house, heart flip, sizzler, cobra, swinger, kiddie wheel, eli-wheel.
HAMILTON COUNTY EXPOSITION
This show had 10 rides set up along with an arcade, 8 games and 3 food concessions. Rides included: inflatable slide, inflatable jump, roll-o-plane, sizzler, round-up, pooh's play house, 2 abreast merry-go-round, dizzy dragon, hampton mix, jumpin' dumbos.
There was 15 rides set up along with 5 food concessions, 11 games and a side show (Oddities). Rides included: octapus, dragon wagon, hampton mix cars, bear affair, titanic, expo wheel, thriller (gravatron), ali baba, sea ray, castle mania fun house, bungee bounce, spin out, inflatable, slide, super truck.
CLARK COUNTY FAIR
July 25, 2005
Skerbec had 28 rides set up at this county fair with temp running around 100 degrees with 30 games, 15 food concessions and 5 straight sale joints. Rides included: 2 abreast merry-go-round, twister, hustler, clown town glass house, arabian daze fun house, fun slide, fun house, tobbogan, wacky worm, swinger, ghost pirate dark ride, gravatron, paratrooper, scrambler, spiderman boungee, central park, sky fighter, mission to mars, convoy, buddgies/fishies, truckin, round-up, hampton boats, critters, berry-go-round, fire chief, tilt, gondola wheel.
Gene Dean had 56 rides set up along with 69 games, 31 food concessions, 25 straight sales and 1 commercial joint on his midway location of this great fair. Also set up was the world's smallest horse and smallest women. Rides included:
rock wall, gondola wheel, swinger, castle of evel, haunted mansion dark ride, artic blast, zipper, twister, alpine fun house, haunted house, scooter, sea dragon, fling bob, orient express, pharoah's fury, tilt, scooter, gondola wheel, thunder bolt, raider, convoy race, 3 abreast merry-go-round, crazy bus, dizzy dragon, rock'n'tug, street racer, inflatable, aero-max, freak out, cliff hanger, skymaster, bounge tramp, gravatron, bungee tramp, scooter, cyclone (round-up), the surfer, tornado, inflatable, zipper, playland, mardi gras fun house, dragon wagon, crayon inflatable, fun slide, atlaniis inflatable, convoy race, magic carpet playland, zemp helicopter, berry-go-round, hampton baja cars, hampton mix cars, 3 abreast merry-go-round, turtle, crazy bus, dumbo's.
At the great York Fair, Reithoffer had 47 rides set up along with 63 food concessions, 54 games, 11 straight sales and 4 commercial joints. Plus the show had a motor drome, petting zoo, world's smallest women, world of wonder, angel snake girl, 2 beano's and 6 I Got It's. Rides included: cuckoo hause fun house, hofbrau fun house, rock wall, mechanical bull riding, speed, super himayalia, gondola wheel, haunted mansion dark ride, fireball loop, wild claw, tidal wave, fun slide, avalanche, cliff hanger, zipper, scooter, pharoah's fury, star ship 2000, power surge, sling shot, rock wall, castle bounce inflatable, 4 abreast merry-go-round, jumpin jumbo's, gravity storm, bumble bee bop, rock wall, truck stop, kid's wave swinger, orient express, power tramp, 3 abreast merry-go-round, inflatable slide, scrambler, dizzy dragon, scooter, tornado, crazy bus, rock'n'tug, raider, kiddie himaylia, tilt, demo derby, krusty crab fun house, crystal lil's, speedway, mini-indy.