Minnesota State Fair Officials Put Finishing Touches On New ExhibitsThe Great Minnesota Get-Together kicks off one week from Thursday, and as always, there is something new to find at the state fair.
State Fair Makes Newsweek's Best Summer Festivals ListThe Great Minnesota Get-Together, which attracts more than 2 million visitors annually, is alongside celebrations in places across the world including Taiwan, Russia and Kenya.
Minnesota State Fair Attendance Tops 2 MillionThe previous overall attendance record was set in 2017 with 1,997,320 visitors. This year, attendance hit 2,046,533.
Minnesota State Fair Winds DownThe fair is on pace to have close to 2 million visitors this season, numbers that awe even the regulars.
97-Year-Old Woman Is Ultimate State Fair FanThe fair has something for all ages. For one 97-year-old woman, she’s experienced the fair almost every year of her life.
Second Saturday Marks Fair's Hottest Day This YearOn top of the large crowds, it was the hottest day at the State Fair so far this year with temperatures hitting 87 degrees.
Record-Breaking Attendance Becomes This Year's State Fair TrendSaturday’s attendance climbed to 222,194, shattering the previous record of 202,126 set in 1998.
Crews Making Final State Fair Preps, Including WCCO 'Pulling Together' BoothCrews were busy making all the last-minute preparations on Wednesday for the fair, including us at WCCO-TV.
Earth, Wind & Fire, Sinbad & 311 To Play The State Fair GrandstandFunk, punk rock, soul and stand-up comedy are coming to the Grandstand this year.
Niall Horan To Kick Of The 2018 Minnesota State FairThe Grandstand entertainers for next year’s Great Minnesota Get-Together are already being announced.
State Fair Officials Address Ride Safety Ahead Of Opening DayOfficials are speaking out about ride inspection and safety procedures in place to ensure safety at the State Fair.
WCCO 4 Live At The Minnesota State Fair (2016): Day 6While a dark cloud was over Winter Park on Tuesday, the sun was shining on the Minnesota State Fair.
Minnesota State Fair Gets A Taste Of Ireland With We Banjo 3The Minnesota State Fair is getting a taste of Ireland this week! We Banjo 3, an innovative quartet from Galway, Ireland is touring the U.S. to promote their new album, String Theory. And one stop on their tour is the Minnesota State Fair!
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!