A worker gets a pole ready for painting in preparation for the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton, Calif., on Friday, June 13, 2014. The fair starts
A worker gets a pole ready for painting in preparation for the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton, Calif., on Friday, June 13, 2014. The fair starts it's two-week run on Thursday, June 19. (Doug Duran/Bay Area News Group)