Aretha Franklin Pumped To Try State Fair FoodsThere's something beyond delivering a set packed with her hits that's got Aretha Franklin jazzed about fair season: the food. Ahead of her Thursday performance at the Ohio State Fair, the Queen of Soul says she's looking forward to tracking down some elephant ears, a dish of fried dough sprinkled with powdered sugar.
Meow-vie Blog: Itty, Bitty Kitties Hit The Big TimeThe first Internet Cat Video Festival was a grassroots surprise, but damned if the Walker and the State Fair powers that be aren't pulling out all stops to make sure lightning doesn't strike twice.
Sheryl Crow Added To State Fair Concert LineupThe final piece of the Minnesota State Fair's series of Grandstand concerts is now in place. Sheryl Crow has just been announced as the latest booking for the Great Minnesota Get-Together.
Turtles, 'SNL' Stars Added To State Fair Grandstand LineupMinnesota State Fair organizers are hoping that their latest Grandstand show announcements will pump (clap) you up.
Depeche Mode To Perform At Minnesota State FairWords are very unnecessary, because all you've ever wanted, all you've ever needed will be here in the arms of the Great Minnesota Get-Together this year.
More Historic Sites Given Preservation GrantsThirteen sites in the Twin Cities metro area have now been awarded preservation grants of at least $20,000, and an addition 12 will receive some funding for their own restoration projects.