Photos: High hopes

The Enterprise — Marcello Iaia

The Enterprise — Tyler Murphy

The Enterprise — Tyler Murphy

The Enterprise — Tyler Murphy

All eyes are on the prize as a Reithoffer worker reaches for a stuffed toy soon to be in the hands of the winning girl whose shot landed in the fish bowl opening day at the Altamont Fair.

Twig, the giraffe at the Hollywood Circus, has its tongue ready to grasp a treat proffered by Owen Clark, 4, in the arms of his grandmother, Marla Bishop.

Three-year-old Maria Kruse gets some help from her mother and grandfather as she plays Fishy Fish. The midway rides will spin each day through Sunday and the games will go on in an ever-turning kaleidoscope of color and a cacophony of sound.