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Cedar Creek Park hosts August Fun Fest

| Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 12:01 a.m.
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Keith Tucker, 3, of Smithton feeds a calf at the August Fun Fest petting zoo Sunday in Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.
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Bridget Zilka and Gabrielle Deleonibus, both 9 of Belle Vernon, have plenty to smil about Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at August Fun Fest at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.
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Kaylee Goblesky and Jade Gray, both 14 of West Newton, cool off with frozen drinks Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at August Fun Fest in Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.
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Alaya Roberts, 3, of Monessen has a big smile as she rides the August Fun Fest kiddie train at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014,
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Jane Scagline of new Eagle plays bingo Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at August Fun Fest at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.
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Susan Silbaugh of Fallowfield Township shows off her 1977 Corvette muscle car Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at August Fun Fest in Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.
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Norman and Vivian Hammitt of Monessen provide their own seating as they take in a concert Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, during August Fun Fest at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.
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Lily Wical, 17, of Charleroi and Sam Scagline, 19, of Monessen listen to music Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, during August Fun Fest at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.
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James Harmon, 1, receives help from his sister, Dakota, 8 as he plays a carnival game Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, during August Fun Fest at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township. The Harmons live in Jacobs Creek.
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Tom and Sara Sickle of Perryopolis provide rides on heir horse-drawn trolley Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, during August Fun Fest at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.
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Comedian Howard Mincone entertains Cooper Marinos, 4, of Monessen on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at August Fun Fest at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township..

The 28th edition of August Fun Fest took place under sunny skies Sunday at Cedar Creek Park in Rostraver Township.

The celebration featured food, entertainment, and activities designed for people of all ages.

Admission and parking were free.

The Black Horse country band and the East End Kids teen song and dance ensemble performed at the Cedar Creek amphitheater.

Throughout the day at Pavilion 1, music was presented ranging from big band to polka sounds.

Steve Haberman staged a magical comedy and illusion show, and The Road Kings Car Club sponsored a car cruise.

Dozens of craftsmen and artists pitched their creations at an arts and crafts show.

The event included a flea market, bingo, Western Pennsylvania Native American display and a Mon Valley Radio-Control Model Airplane display.

Especially for children, Fun Fest offered carnival rides, pony rides, petting zoo and kiddie train rides.

Presented by Westmoreland County Parks and Recreation, the event was co-sponsored by The Valley Independent, Greater Rostraver Chamber of Commerce, West Penn Power and the Road Kings.

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