U.P. State Fair opens

Fairgoers wait in line to get into the U.P. State Fair during Opening Night Monday. Today is the first full day of the fair, which will continue through Sunday, Aug. 19.
Jordan Beck | Daily Press From left, Ben Lauk, Claire Lauk, Andrew Lauk, Brooklyn Lauk, and Rena Lauk get ready to ride the Tilt-A-Whirl during Opening Night at the U.P. State Fair Monday. Gates to the fair opened at 5 p.m. yesterday, and reduced admission was available.
Jordan Beck | Daily Press From right, Landen Hughes and Sophia Manninen put their dart-throwing skills to the test as game operator Greg Jensen looks on during Opening Night at the U.P. State Fair Monday. Today is the first full day of the fair, which will continue through Sunday, Aug. 19.