Our CAA group is heading out to the venue in a little while, for our first day at the World Four-in-Hand Championship. Today is a get-your-bearings day, with time to see where all the food vendors are (and what they have to offer), to explore the trade fair, and to enjoy this afternoon’s opening ceremony.

Yesterday, when I drove out to the venue for the first time to a) make sure I could find it, as I’m our group’s designated driver this year (!) and b) pick up all of our tickets, I saw this unusual (and rather noisy) but fascinating contraption being driven around:

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