No summer is complete without a fun-filled stop at one of the many festivals and carnivals our area offers.
Here are all of the pictures our readers submitted for our "Festival Favorites" Snapz theme.
Thanks to all who shared their memories with us.
Gisella Anita Angiuli poses for a picture taken by her mother, Melanie Angiuli, on July 26 at the Mount Carmel Italian Festival. Her shirt says 'Principessa Italiana,' meaning Italian Princess in Italian.
From left are cousins Aaron Gault of Youngstown, Chloe Parker of Charlotte, N.C., Karlynn Riccitelli of Boardman and Quinn Parker of Charlotte as they enjoy riding the Til-a-Whirle together at the McDonald Festival.
The cooks pictured at St. Joseph the Provider Church Summer Festival in Campbell in June are, from left, Cheryl Jablonski, school principal; John Walczak, athletic director; the Rev. Mike Swierz, pastor; and Julie Cox, cafeteria supervisor.
Enjoying a past Canfield Fair are, from left, Brian Tibolla of Raleigh, N.C., formerly of Boardman; Jeffrey Johnson of Poland; and Jeffrey's daughters, Jamie Corvino and Necole Tibolla, both of Raleigh and formerly of Poland.
From left, Summer Swiskoski and Avery Rosko, both of Cornersburg, are having a ball at the St. Christine's Festival. Summer is the daughter of Jimmy and Shannon Swiskoski. and Avery is the daughter of Eric and Lisa Rosko.
The Sweder family, enjoying corn on the cob at St. Nick's Festival in Struthers, includes Jeff and Christie of Poland with their three sons, Ryan, Jason and Evan of Poland, and Michael and his daughter, Riley, of Columbus.