One event we went to for a fair, they had the stanchions for control. Filing people through the velvet rope made us feel so special:) No really, they just used a simple barricade to keep people in line before the toy fair started. But seeing the pictures of the barricades brought back memories of going to horse shows. They used the old style wooden barricades, not the velvet rope. But any of these styles of crowd control are very effective.
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