WCCO 4 Live At The Minnesota State Fair (2015): Day 7Wednesday was Read and Ride Day at the Great Minnesota Get-Together, and WCCO-TV learned some things about craft beer, Minnesota music and llamas.
5 Ways To Experience Sports At The State FairWhile the Great Minnesota Get-Together is often a test of endurance itself, there are plenty of other ways to get into the athletic spirit.
State Fair Pulls Bill Cosby Crop Art Made With 'Rapeseed'A Richfield artist's attempt to spark a conversation got one of his art pieces removed from the Minnesota State Fair. Nick Rindo says he created a crop art portrait of Bill Cosby, who has been accused of drugging and sexually assaulting dozens of women.
Black Lives Matter Protesting Outside Governor's ResidenceThe group Black Lives Matter Saint Paul is planning to protest at the Governor’s Mansion Tuesday. The group said they'll be at the Governor's home at 5 p.m.
Good Question: How Does Our State Fair Stack Up?Each year since 1885, families have come out to the Great Minnesota Get-Together. Last year, the fair had record-breaking attendance. There are other state celebrations across the country. So how does our fair compare? Good Question.
WCCO 4 Live At The Minnesota State Fair (2015): Day 2Friday was the second day of The Great Minnesota Get-Together, and the WCCO was excited to find out what all the fuss is about.
Despite Poultry Ban, 14-Year-Old Designs Chicken Tractor For State FairFor one poultry farmer and 4H competitor, the year of no birds at the Minnesota State Fair could be the most rewarding.
WCCO 4 Live At The Minnesota State Fair (2015): Day 1 The Great Minnesota Get-Together kicked off on Thursday, and the WCCO crew couldn’t be more excited.
Top 5 Must-Try New State Fair FoodsFor their 2015 season, the Great Minnesota Get-Together decided to go big or go home and released a whopping 51 new foods; 40 dishes and 11 desserts. It may seem like an unapproachable task to taste all new foods, and it probably isn't wise for your wallet or your stomach. So, we've taken on the burden.
Minnesota State Fair Opens 12-Day Run Through Labor DayThe Minnesota State Fair is opening its gates for its annual 12-day run through Labor Day. The 2015 edition of the Great Minnesota Get-Together starts Thursday.
Meghan Trainor Cancels MN State Fair Performance Due To Vocal HemorrhagePop artist Meghan Trainor's lips won't be movin' at the Great Minnesota Get Together later this month. The pop artist canceled the remainder of her tour, including the Sept. 1 performance at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand due to medical concerns.
Movie Blog: This Week’s Best BetsIt’s August already. How is that even possible? Any day now, you’ll be seeing back-to-school shopping displays at Target and planning out a visit to the Great Minnesota Get-Together. Already that nostalgia for summer is welling up as the nights get increasingly cooler. Already I’m drinking beers on rooftops and patios wondering how many of these I’ll have before the leaves start falling and the sun goes down with the workday.
Minnesota State Fair Puts Partial Ban On Selfie SticksIf you plan to pack your selfie stick when you head to the Great Minnesota Get-Together, make sure you know the rules.
Minnesota State Fair Talent Show Registration Closes July 27Time is running out for those who want to show off their talents at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair. The deadline to register for auditions for the fair's amateur talent contest is July 27 at 4 p.m.
Def Leppard, Styx & Alan Jackson To Play The Grandstand Although it's January, it's time to start planning this year's visit to the State Fair. On Tuesday, the State Fair announced more Grandstand acts that will play at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.