ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — The Minnesota State Fair saw another attendance record over the weekend.
Saturday’s crowd reached 270,426, which is over 10,000 more people than the previous record of 260,374 set in 2016.READ MORE: Minnesota Student Dies Of COVID-19, 2nd Since Start Of Pandemic
Saturday was also the hottest day of 2018’s State Fair, reaching a high 87 degrees. People working the famous Corn Roast stand had to endure temperatures between 125 and 130 degrees.READ MORE: Vaccine Clinic To Be Held Outside U.S. Bank Stadium Ahead Of Rolling Stones Concert
This year’s Great Minnesota Get Together could be on track to top the overall attendance record, which was set in 2017 at 1,997,320.
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