Sunset Junction 2007 Bonus Photo Essay

Sunset Junction street fair

Last weekend's Sunset Junction Street Fair was so fun that another photo essay was necessary. So join us after the jump for more memories of the Silver Lake fiesta and lots and lots and lots of pictures.

But instead of pics of bands like in our other bad ass photo dispatches, this essay is about the people, the food, and the services.

If you were there perhaps you will see yourself...

Sunset Junction street fair

Sunset Junction street fair
All of our other photo essays were about what was happening on the music stages. Which makes sense, LAist's heart is in the local music scene...

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... which is one reason we love that when you go to Sunset Junction you sorta have to walk past the Elliott Smith wall.

Sunset Junction street fair
But a lot of people overlook the fact that it's a neighborhood street fair, perfectly fine for families, moms, expecting moms, and kids.

Sunset Junction street fair
Sunset Junction street fair
Sunset Junction street fair
Sunset Junction street fair

And because it is a great street fair, there are lots of varieties of food and drink to sample
Sunset Junction street fair
Sunset Junction street fair
Sunset Junction street fair
Sunset Junction street fair

This was the most expensive ice cream truck we'd ever seen.
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This was the best dancing we saw
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And the best tshirt
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Pop Quiz: What's This a picture of? Answer later..
What's This a picture of

It was hot, which meant the clothes were sheer and the parasols were out
Sunset Junction street fair
Sunset Junction street fair
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Sunset Junction street fair
Sunset Junction street fair

There were some wild things to be seen
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But the weirdest thing we saw was the free Hep Shots, provided by the city. So we got one.
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We have to go back next week, and then again a week later, and then we're fully immunized.

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Then we we entered a discussion with Team Hillary and were sadly unimpressed, especially by their crazy dog that was barking at people. Ron Paul's dog doesn't bark.

We were impressed by the water balloon fight game thing deal:
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Anyways, Sunset Junction we will miss you
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We had fun
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We got to see things, eat things, smoke things, and smell things
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And listen to things
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You're the best Sunset Junction
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And this is the answer to the pop quiz. It's a new overpriced condo.
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photos by Sonny I. LaVista for LAist