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Twins Days Festival in Twinsburg Ohio- Guest Blogger Christina

Christina is the mother of twin girls who will be ten in October(along with her husband Dewey-the dad).  The girls are friends with my granddaughter Anna.

Their family has been going to the Twin Days Festival in Twinsburg OH for at least 8 years!  You just have to be a multiple so you’ll see the 3 little pig triplets in her photographs today.  Click on the link to see the dates and info about registering for next year’s Twin Days Festival. Looks like it started in 1995 from what I could see on the website.

Christina captured the event and I invited her to guest blog.  They’ve an aunt who lives nearby and it is an annual event they look forward to every year. This year’s theme was Fairytales.  

See Alex and Isabelle as the Snow White Queens.   Very creative!

The oldest pair was from PITTSBURGH- 98 years old!

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Guest Blogger’s Daughters in Snow White Queens and Mirror Frame

And some of the Parade Highlights.   Thanks Christina

Double Take Parade

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Helen and Frances Peck are from PITTSBURGH PA

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Cinderella and Prince

Looks like twin sisters are with twin brothers

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Jack and the Beanstalk

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Not sure what Fairytale this represents!

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Tooth Fairy Twins- click here to read about these Twinterns and see a video clip of their farewell at WGNTV9 in Chicago. Thanks Chicago John for sending it to me

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13 responses

  1. Wow, what great photos of an incredible festival! It looks like so much fun, and great inventive costumes too. Everyone looks like they’re having a ball.

    August 13, 2013 at 12:41 am

  2. I have triplets, two identical boys and a girl. They are adults now. It is truly an amazing journey.

    August 13, 2013 at 12:49 am

  3. Now that looks like a whole lotta fun, Ruth. Nice of Christina to send you so many photos of the event. I may be wrong but the Tooth Fairies look just like a pair of twins who were hired as interns at a local TV station, working in the news dept. Today was their last day.

    August 13, 2013 at 1:06 am

    • I added the link you shared under the “twin terns” Tooth Fairy photo. Thanks for sending it.

      August 13, 2013 at 8:14 am

  4. Aren’t people just great, Ruth! Love the fairy bikers and the prince charming and lady x 2 :)

    August 13, 2013 at 3:16 am

  5. Sue Reinfeld

    I like the fairy tale theme. People were very creative.

    August 13, 2013 at 4:40 am

  6. Laura

    They look so grown up and have the best costume! I used to always hope I was like Hayley Mills from The Parent Trap and would find my long lost twin at summer camp. No luck though.

    August 13, 2013 at 6:36 am

  7. Vincie

    I’ve always been fascinated by identical twins.

    August 13, 2013 at 7:01 am

  8. Cj

    That was fun. Thanks Ruth.

    August 13, 2013 at 9:33 am

  9. Marlene

    Looks like a lot of fun. We should all go next year.

    August 13, 2013 at 11:56 am

  10. Oh fun! Love the different costumes!

    August 13, 2013 at 12:01 pm

  11. Fun photos and event. As you know I have twin grandchildren, who look nothing alike. :) :)

    BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!

    August 13, 2013 at 5:55 pm

  12. So many clever outfits! My favorites were Jack & The Beanstalk, and the two Tooth Fairies. I love people who are secure in themselves. :)

    August 13, 2013 at 8:42 pm

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