Spinach Festival 2014

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<p>photos by TANIAH TUDOR</p><p>Rylli Hammond (right) with Rocky Top 4-H Club holds a rabbit for Abby Whitley, 3, to pet at the Alma Spinach Festival on Saturday. Abby is the daughter of Katy and Tyler Whitley of Rudy.</p>
<p><strong></strong>Rayne Duggan, 4, with her face painted like a skull, takes a turn on the bounce around obstacle course slide at the Spinach Festival.</p>
<p><strong></strong>Alleigh Goodwin, 4, squeals for joy as she bounces on the Icon Amusements power bungee jump at the Spinach Festival. Alleigh is the daughter of Jimmy and Ashleigh Rundel of Alma.</p>
<p><strong></strong>Juan Guimbarda of Alma (from left) gives a ride to Laney Croft, 4, Dylan Ames, 4, Peggy Young and her 3-year-old grandson Conner Pendleton.</p>
<p><strong></strong>Scott Senia and Mariah Nonnemacher of Oklahoma enjoy snow cones at the Spinach Festival.</p>
<p><strong></strong>Cole Vaughn with Beyond Church holds the basket steady as Easton Overby, 4, takes a shot. With Easton is his dad Derek Overby of Mulberry.</p>
<p><strong></strong>Bill Van and the Banjo Man perform on the Popeye Stage during the 2014 Spinach Festival. The group includes (from left) Vander Atwell on mandolin, Bill Rogers on guitar and vocals, James Robertson on banjo and vocals, and guest Harley Vincent on bass.</p>
<p><strong></strong>April Fitzgerald of Alma took the top prize in the adult spinach eating contest Saturday. Fitzgerald was able to finish six cans of spinach first, before contest organizers ran out.</p>