BARKHAMSTED — Hundreds of people gathered at the 108th annual Riverton Fair at the Riverton Fairgrounds in Barkhamsted held from Friday, Oct. 13, to Sunday, Oct. 15.

The weather was pleasant and warm for the fair, which is organized by the Union Agricultural Society of Barkhamsted, Colebrook and Hartland.

The fair is a combination of a traditional agricultural fair and a carnival.

Agricultural contests were held, including a baking contest, vegetable and fruit growing competitions and contests involving oxen, cows, horses, chickens and ducks.