Minnesota State Fair Opens 12-Day Run Through Labor DayThe Minnesota State Fair is opening its gates for its annual 12-day run through Labor Day. The 2015 edition of the Great Minnesota Get-Together starts Thursday.
Minnesota State Fair Puts Partial Ban On Selfie SticksIf you plan to pack your selfie stick when you head to the Great Minnesota Get-Together, make sure you know the rules.
Jungle Gym For Seniors Provides Rehabilitative Fun With Reduced RisksEpiscopal Homes of Minnesota and Xccent Fitness opened a new motion wellness gym for seniors that has a first-of-its-kind indoor play structure designed to reduce the risk of falls.
Interact Theater To Present 'Plotholes' In St. PaulInteract Theater is gearing up to present its first production in its new space in St. Paul next month. The theater will open "Plotholes: A Fool's Foibles" on April 24 in the Midway neighborhood.
New State Fair Foods Unveiled At Fundraiser Can't wait to eat your favorite Minnesota State Fair foods? Well, you have an opportunity to indulge one week before the kickoff of the Great Minnesota Get-Together -- all while helping to improve and preserve the fairgrounds! The "Taste of the Fair" is a pre-party and fundraiser for the nonprofit Minnesota State Fair Foundation.
How Could The Shutdown Affect The Minnesota State Fair?The Great Minnesota Get-Together will run from Aug. 25 until Sept. 5, and if the state shutdown continues, it could affect certain aspects and crowd favorites at the Minnesota State Fair.