Behind the Scenes at The Carnival

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Behind the Scenes at The Carnival

As Wyoming’s Big Show continues to draw big crowds, I was able to take a look behind the scenes of one of the major attractions... the carnival. Flickering Neon Lights, scattered laughter and the smell of cotton candy and all things fried over whelm the senses as I walk through the midway at dusk. I'd set out to learn more about carnivals, Ferris wheels, the games things like that..but in the end I learned more about one of the people who make it all happen. A self proclaimed Carny, a group of working Americans most of us know little about, and as it turns out he wasn't that unlike myself.

Listen to the full story below.