93-Year-Old Retired Upholsterer Puts Work On Display At State FairA Minnesota man who's mastered the craft of upholstery is ready to put his work on display. World War II veteran John Spencer has been on a roll making bedroom benches and is showing off his craft at the state fair for the first time-- at the age of 93.
Preparations, Judging Underway At Minnesota State FairgroundsThe fun, the flair, the food. The State Fair is so close, you can almost taste the corn dogs. The Great Minnesota Get Together is less than two weeks away, but there's a lot of hard work to be done before everything is ready.
State Fair Releases List Of 53 New BeveragesAmong the 53 newly-announced beverages are such options as a Cotton Candy Cream Ale, a Honey Bee Lavender Honey Meat, and a Lemon Drop Shandy.
Giant Cornstalk, Goat Booth Are Among State Fair's New AttractionsOne of the most Instagram-friendly may be the Minnesota Corn Fairstalk. The 24-foot-tall art installation celebrates Minnesota agriculture.
No More 'Donut Syringes' At State Fair Over Sustainability ConcernsThe Hangar was to feature a tray of donuts customers could fill themselves using three disposable syringes filled with different confections.
State Fair Job Fair Slated For Wednesday AfternoonNeed a part-time summer job that only last 12 days? The Minnesota State Fair is hiring.
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.
State Fair Hosting Job Fair To Fill 500+ PositionsThe Great Minnesota Get-Together is fast approaching and State Fair officials are looking to hire for more than 500 positions.
'We Are So Excited': New State Fair Food Vendor Brings Gluten-Free Options To The Great Minnesota Get-TogetherWe're a little more than two months away from the Great Minnesota Get-Together, but you can start planning your menu choices now.
Fried Tacos On-A-Stick, Sriracha Funnel Cake Bites & Deep-Fried Dilly Dogs: Minnesota State Fair Unveils New Foods For 2019It’s that time of the year many Minnesotan wait for with salivating anticipation: The Minnesota State Fair just announced its new foods of 2019.
State Fair's 2019 Official Commemorative Art UnveiledThe Minnesota State Fair's 2019 Commemorative Art was unveiled on Thursday, and this year for the first time the Minnesota State Fair chose a photographer as the State Fair's 2019 Official Commemorative Artist.
Dierks Bentley Rounds Out The 2019 Grandstand LineupCountry music star Dierks Bentley will perform at the Grandstand at this year’s Minnesota State Fair.
ZZ Top, Logic Added To State Fair Grandstand LineupLegendary rockers ZZ Top and Grammy-nominated rapper Logic are slated to play the Grandstand at this year’s Great Minnesota Get-Together.
3 More State Fair Grandstand Shows AnnouncedThe Great Minnesota Get-Together is less than six months away, and the Grandstand music lineup is filling out.
With Heavy February Snow And March Rains, Some Roofs Are At Their LimitRain, like what's been falling on Wednesday and is likely to repeat on Thursday, can get absorbed by snow pack that's leftover on the roof, almost like a sponge.