This weekend gone in a sweet little town called Waimamaku was the annual event of "the wild west fest" and this year was the best yet,the street was packed with cow boys,cow girls&saloon Lady's!a few traditional games for the fest included the cheese rolling race,gumboot throwing&talent quest.and the oh so famous cowboy shoot out which ill have to post photos of at a later date. stalls which consisted of hangi's,mussel fritters,local chilli sauce&home smoked sea salt,home knits,a cowboy themed stall w so sweet baby clothes&hand made writing set,face paints,i also spotted a body peircing caravan? so we joined our friends on a picnic blanket&sat back &enjoyed the day&topped the day w a swim at the local "kauri hole"& a bbq&a tad bit of sunburn oops!
two cow boys having a pow wow
on the right, hand drawn letter writting sets by stella! you can purchase these over at her blog.