State Fair Looks To Spice Up North End, Announces UpgradesPlans are underway for a new attraction at the Minnesota State Fair, a venue on the East side would mimic the successful West End Market. The news comes as the Minnesota State Fair board of managers approved a $6.8 million budget for capital improvements and maintenance.
Dixie Chicks Booked To Play Next Year's State FairNot ready to make nice or ready to make "Minnesota Nice"? Either way, the Dixie Chicks are set to perform at the 2016 Minnesota State Fair. The country music trio are taking their DCX World Tour MMXVI to the Grandstand. They're set to perform Saturday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m.
Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas To Perform At 2016 State FairIt's still about 10 months until the beginning of next year's Minnesota State Fair, but already some major headliners have been announced. The first big Grandstand show has been announced. The "Future Now" tour's Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas will perform on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016.
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.
4 Things To Know: Sanders Leads Clinton, Dr. Palmer Returning To Practice & MoreFrom Bernie Sanders leading Hillary Clinton in a new poll to Dr. Walter Palmer returning to his practice, here are the four stories to know for Monday, Aug. 7.
4 Things To Know: Mary Pawlenty, Cheap Gas & MoreHere's a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015.
Most Common Ailment At The State Fair? IndigestionWhat happens if you get sick at the Minnesota State Fair?
4 Things To Do Today: Pole Vaulting, State Fair & MoreHere’s a look at four things to do on Saturday, Sept. 5.
Fairgoers Endure One Of This Year's Most Sweltering DaysOne of the most popular attractions at the Minnesota State Fair on Friday were the misters stationed periodically throughout the grounds. You may think the water is what will cool you down, but it's actually dropping the air temperature around it.
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.
San Felipe Tacos Wins Best Food In MN State Fair's '2015 Best Awards' In a state fair defined by amazing food, beverages, entertainment and services, it's tough to stand out. But on Thursday, the Minnesota State Fair presented awards to the best-of-the-best of the fair's 1,100 commercial exhibits, attractions and food vendors.
Fair Attendance Pacing Above Record-Breaking 2014 TallyAt the halfway point, the attendance figures for the Minnesota State Fair showed the 12-day event pacing above the record-breaking numbers racked up in 2014.