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.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018Today is FFA Day at the Minnesota State Fair. Visit the barns and animal competition areas for FFA livestock judging and programs. And the AARP will present music and more at Carousel Park.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Friday, Aug. 31, 2018The ninth day of the fair is MPR Day. You can check out live radio broadcasts at Dan Patch Park.
New York Times Feature Has Nothing Bad To Say About The FairThe New York Times featured a story about the Minnesota State Fair this week, and the paper of record appears to have the Great Minnesota Get-Together just about right.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018The eighth day of the fair is Seniors Day. Carousel Park features The State’s Largest Senior Stretch & Stroll, plus health & wellness programming on stage.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018Today is Read and Ride Day at the Minnesota State Fair.
Record Minnesota Lottery Sales Means More Minnesotans Are GamblingMinnesotans are spending more money on lottery tickets than ever before.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018Tuesday is Military Appreciation Day at the State Fair!
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Monday, Aug. 27, 2018Today, the first Monday of the fair, is Seniors, Kids & Minnesota State Patrol Day.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018Today, the fourth day of the fair, is Minnesota Cooks Day at the Minnesota State Fair. See culinary demonstrations by Jorge Guzman (Brewer’s Table at Surly Brewing Co.), Olivier Vrambout (L’Etoile du Nord), Ruhel Islam (Gandhi Mahal), and many more at Carousel Park all day.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018Today, the third day of the fair, is 4-H Day at the Minnesota State Fair. Visit the barns and animal competition areas to celebrate 4-H, and check out all the displays and performances as well.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Friday, Aug. 24, 2018The second day of the Minnesota State Fair is Governor's Fire Prevention Day. You can catch fire safety and life-saving activities throughout the fairgrounds.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018Today kicks off the beginning of the Minnesota State Fair, and it is Thrifty Thursday. Admission prices are reduced all day, and many merchandise and food vendors offer special Thrifty Thursday bargains for all fair guests.
State Fair Prep: Before The Fun, Comes The LaborBig trucks filled with what's needed to make that State Fair magic line the streets.
WCCO-TV At The Minnesota State FairThink you have what it takes to be a news anchor or reporter? Give it a try inside the WCCO-TV booth this year at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.