State Fair Sails Past All-Time Yearly Attendance RecordTemperatures stayed consistently mild, not hot, during the run of the fair, and very few days included major precipitation.
State Fairgoers Break Another Attendance Record This YearOn Friday, the crowd at the Great Minnesota Get-Together totaled 209,789 people.
Good Question: Minnesota State Fair EditionSince the Great Minnesota Get-Together is in full swing, we're answering all your State Fair Good Questions.
$100K Winning Ticket Sold At State Fair Lottery BoothThis $100,000 prize is actually the biggest lottery winner the State Fair has had.
State Fair Attendance Passes 1 Million On Day 7As it turned out, Wednesday came that close to making it four record-breaking days so far this year.
For The 3rd Time This Year, State Fair Breaks Daily Attendance RecordAt the halfway point of the fair, the total reported attendance is 924,882. That's well ahead of where 2018 traffic was pacing -- 882,311 after six days.
State Fair Opening Day Breaks Attendance RecordThis first day of this year's Great Minnesota Get-Together was record-breaking: 133,326 people flooded the fairgrounds Thursday.
Where Does Minnesota State Fair Revenue Go?In 2018, the fair brought in $57.3 million.
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.