Barbara Steinberg dared to ask why the chickens cross the road in Fair Oaks, California. Just a few weeks ago the annual Fair Oaks Chicken Festival was held, and there was not doubt who's in charge in this Sacramento suburb that retains its rural appeal-especially with its feathered folks. From arts & crafts decorated with chicken designs, to the stars of the event, the cute little chicks and handsome roosters, too, it is all good fun when tourists and the town comes out to commemorate the most colorful residents.
In Fair Oaks the chickens and roosters rule the roost, crossing public streets as they please. And when they cross, you better stop! Read more about this lively event.