Minnesota State Fair Awash In Purple For PrinceReady to party like it's 1999 at the Minnesota State Fair? The State Fair is honoring Minnesota's own Prince by hosting Unite in Purple Day!
5 Must-Try New State Fair Foods In 2016For many, the fair is a one-time affair, during which, tackling all 32 foods could bit a bit daunting. So, for those who are looking to maximize their trip, and their wallets, we've taste-tested the new foods and compiled our list of must-try items.
Auditions Begin For Minnesota State Fair Talent ShowThe Great Minnesota Get Together is set to begin in just about a month, and the search is on for performers to take part in this year's talent contest.
Great Minnesota Get-Together Named America's 'Best State Fair'Minnesotans already know it, but now it's official: The Minnesota State Fair is the best state fair in the country, according to USA Today readers.
State Fair Attendance Comes Within 2.5 Percent Of All-Time RecordThe attendance numbers are in for the recently wrapped-up Great Minnesota Get-Together, and no records were broken this year.
WCCO Live At The Minnesota State Fair (2015): Day 9While there are still three more days of the fair, Friday marks the final day of WCCO's "Four at the Fair." But as all good finales go, it went out with a bang.
Make Minnesota State Fair SnickerdoodlesInside the Fine Arts Building at the Minnesota State Fair you'll find some award-winning treats. There are more than a dozen cases of pickled vegetables, jams, jellies and syrups.
WCCO 4 Live At The Minnesota State Fair (2015): Day 7Wednesday was Read and Ride Day at the Great Minnesota Get-Together, and WCCO-TV learned some things about craft beer, Minnesota music and llamas.
5 Ways To Experience Sports At The State FairWhile the Great Minnesota Get-Together is often a test of endurance itself, there are plenty of other ways to get into the athletic spirit.
State Fair Pulls Bill Cosby Crop Art Made With 'Rapeseed'A Richfield artist's attempt to spark a conversation got one of his art pieces removed from the Minnesota State Fair. Nick Rindo says he created a crop art portrait of Bill Cosby, who has been accused of drugging and sexually assaulting dozens of women.
Black Lives Matter Protesting Outside Governor's ResidenceThe group Black Lives Matter Saint Paul is planning to protest at the Governor’s Mansion Tuesday. The group said they'll be at the Governor's home at 5 p.m.
Good Question: How Does Our State Fair Stack Up?Each year since 1885, families have come out to the Great Minnesota Get-Together. Last year, the fair had record-breaking attendance. There are other state celebrations across the country. So how does our fair compare? Good Question.