State Fair Headlines

A Cappella Group Pentatonix To Perform At State Fair GrandstandA cappella group Pentatonix is set to perform during the 2017 Grandstand Concert Series at the Minnesota State Fair.
Toby Keith, 3 Doors Down & Frankie Valli Added To Grandstand LineupCountry superstar Toby Keith and pop legend Frankie Valli are slated to play the Grandstand at this year’s Great Minnesota Get-Together.
State Fair Admission Is Going Up $1 This YearThe cost for admission to the Minnesota State Fair is going up by $1.
Nickelback To Open State Fair's 2017 Grandstand Concert SeriesThe Canadian rock band take the stage Thursday, Aug. 24, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the concert go on sale Friday, Dec. 9.
Internet Pokes Fun At Bored Couple At The State FairAn image from the Minnesota State Fair briefly captured the attention of the internet on Tuesday when it appeared on the front page of one of the web’s biggest sites.
2016 Minnesota State Fair Sets Overall Attendance RecordOfficials with the Minnesota State Fair said Tuesday that a total of 1,943,719 attended the Great Minnesota Get-Together, breaking the overall record set in 2014.
Minnesotan To Meet: Machine Age Lamps' Shawn CarlingShawn Carling has had a booth at the Minnesota State Fair for three years now at the West End market, but it's how Carling takes us all back in time that makes him a Minnesotan to Meet.
2016 State Fair Expected To Break All-Time Attendance RecordSo far, more than 1.7 million visitors have entered the gates of the Minnesota State Fair, nearing the all-time record set just two years ago.
At Minnesota State Fair, Vendors Offer Food For A CauseWith so many options for food at the Minnesota State Fair it can be a bit overwhelming on where to begin. So knowing that your money goes back to a good cause may make the decision a little easier.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Monday, Sept. 5, 2016Today, the last day of the fair, is Kids & Last Chance Day at the Minnesota State Fair. There will be discounts in the Mighty Midway & Kidway all day to help people get the most out of the last day at the fair.

Seen On WCCO-TV

Caribou Coffee®: Bold North WCCO Good Neighbor Business of the WeekWCCO in partnership with the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee will put the Bold North on the map through the WCCO Good Neighbor Business of the Week, celebrating Super Bowl 52 by featuring and telling the story of the top 52 businesses…the best of the Bold North!
Young Minds Put To The Test At State Science, Engineering FairThe minds of young Minnesotans were put to the test Sunday in downtown Minneapolis.
Finding Minnesota: Baldinger's Bakery In St. PaulLunch hour at any McDonald's means a steady stream of cheeseburgers, Big Macs and Quarter Pounders. But before they made their way to hungry customers, each of these buns got their start in St. Paul.
Afton Construction Project To Likely Cost City 200 TreesThe city of Afton is starting a major construction project on Monday. The mayor says Afton has some difficult ecological problems.
Talking Points: Working Together To Fix Health CarePresident Donald Trump’s health care bill went down to defeat last week with conservatives rebelling at what they called "Obamacare-lite."

More From WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Bracket Challenge
Excellent Educator
Best Of Minnesota

Listen Live