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YAKIMA, Wash. -- The Central Washington State Fair ended Sunday night and crews are already done cleaning it up!

Crews predicted they would have every ride, booth and food stand off the fairgrounds by 5 o'clock Monday evening. That means a quick turn around for fair attractions.

"It's almost like magic a little bit you know," Owner of Pioneer Popcorn Mark VanDyke said. "These guys, a lot of them get out the same night. Its amazing to me to watch these guys (who) will work hard all week long and then they work all night the ending night. We're usually pretty tired by that time. So they get out the same night they get it all cleaned up and down the road to the next job."

Many of the attractions head straight to another fair, some as far away as Arizona.

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