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By Andi Bourne

Old West Christmas Fest draws people from all over


December 5, 2019

Andi Bourne, Pathfinder

DJ Sharp of Colombia Falls, Mont. holds his three-year-old daughter Tinsley up to pet M&M the donkey. M&M returned again this year with goats Peter Pan and Captain Hook for the petting zoo during Ovando's Old West Christmas Fest, Nov. 29.

OVANDO - Good family, rural community fun drew people from as far away as Florida to the 18th annual Old West Christmas Fest. The town of Ovando came a live with sweets and treats, wagon rides, gingerbread house creations, coloring contests and the constant echo of a mule's Hee, Haw. Despite the constant snow and temperatures that dropped nearly 20 degrees throughout the day, many hardy souls came out for the fun and of course to visit Cowboy Claus.

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