Hundreds take in Sooke Fall fair

Plenty of activities for everyone to enjoy

Hundreds of residents and tourists appeared to enjoy this year’s Sooke Fall Fair at the Sooke Community Hall on Saturday and Sunday.

Black Press photographer Kendra Wong covered many of the activities. Here are a few of her pictures.

 

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