Minnesota State Fair

Letters: School athletics thief should be sentenced to what athletes did for fundraising — shovel manure

As the parent of two Como Park Senior High School varsity athletes who participated in multiple sports from 2003 to 2015, I was surprised and glad to …

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Minnesota State Fair announces new attractions, including new rides and craft beer building - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

By Alex Wittenberg <br>– Staff writer, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal<p>Jul 18, 2018, 10:12am CDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 18, 2018, 10:52am CDT<p>The Minnesota …

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What’s new at the 2018 State Fair: food and beer building, restrooms, rides and more

New vendors, new buildings, new rides, new livestock shows and even a new bathroom — the Minnesota State Fair announced on Wednesday a pile of new …

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New MN State Fair Attractions, Exhibits & More Debuting In 2018

1 hour ago<p>Things like.....<p>"The Hangar"<p>"Downdraft"<p>"Super Frisbee"<p>"Cambria Kitchen"<p>"Eco Experience"<p>"Experimental Aircraft Association"<p>New "Horse …

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Minnesota State Fair announces dozens of new attractions

The Minnesota State Fair announced dozens of new attractions Wednesday for the 2018 edition of the Great Minnesota Get-Together.<p>The fair runs from …

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State Fair's New Attractions: Haunted House, More Rides, Food At 'The Hangar'

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —</b> The Minnesota State Fair has just unveiled the newest attractions for the 2018 fairgoers, and they include a new place to eat …

Ice Cream

Minn. State Fair Hosting Job Fair, Looks To Fill More Than 500 Positions

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> — If you’d like to work at the Great Minnesotan Get-Together, your chance is here.The Minnesota State Fair and several of its …

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Minnesota State Fair recruits hundreds of employees

Job candidates interviewed for work at the Minnesota State Fair’s annual job fair.

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Take Explore Minnesota's Awesome Emoji Day Quiz

28 minutes ago<p>I'm not sure why we need a "day" for everything ever created, ever. But, there's a "day" for everything these days.<p>At least Explore …

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Minnesota State Fair Butter Heads

Each year, one talented artist puts on a show sculpting twelve butter-based busts of dairy princesses.<p>Since 1955, the Midwest Dairy Association has …

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Studying Better Business Behavior at the Minnesota State Fair

Dr. Amy O’Connor studies corporate social responsibility (CSR), the way businesses choose “socially responsible behaviors in response to societal …

Sociology

We Could Be (Feline) Heroes: Bowie fans and cat lovers come together for 14th annual fundraiser concert

Since 2004, local musicians have filled First Avenue’s Mainroom for one night a year to celebrate David Bowie—and cats. Rock For Pussy is now in its …

David Bowie

Duluth's Super Big Block Party announces 2018 lineup

Today, we present apolitically rockin' news from the Zenith City: The Red Herring Lounge's Super Big Block Party will return on September 8. Who's …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

27 New Minnesota State Fair Foods In 2018: Photos, Descriptions

These new mouth-watering foods will make their debut at the 2018 Minnesota State Fair.<p>TWIN CITIES, MN — The 2018 edition of the great …

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Pig Out At The Best State Fairs In America

Our experience with state fairs is pretty limited. In October 2017, the Michael W Travels family got to experience a state fair for the first time, …

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5 Most Insane New State Fair Foods

Although summer has just begun, a new list of foods offered at the 2018 Minnesota State Fair has everyone eagerly looking forward to the big celebration at the end of the season. What’s known as the Great Minnesota Get Together draws hundreds of thousands of attendees to take in the sights, sounds …

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Minnesota State Fair unveils 27 new foods for 2018, plus new food vendors - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

By Alex Wittenberg <br>– Staff writer, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal<p>Jun 19, 2018, 10:35am CDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jun 19, 2018, 2:57pm CDT<p>Prepare your …

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Five new vendors — and 27 new foods — announced for Minnesota State Fair

Turducken sausage sandwich. Deep-fried jumbo tater tots stuffed with corned beef. Nordic waffles. Hand-rolled ice cream.These are among the new foods …

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Nordic Waffles, BBQ Split & More: MN State Fair Announces 2018 New Foods

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> — It’s that time of year again: We now know the new food offerings at this year’s Minnesota State Fair.On Tuesday morning, the …

Food Trucks

PHOTOS: Rock The Garden 2018

Rock The Garden 2018 has come and gone. If you were there, you know it was hot, sweaty, and an exhaustingly fun time. If you missed it, or just want …

Music Festivals

11 New Foods Coming to the 2018 Minnesota State Fair

2 weeks ago<p>On Tuesday morning, the state fair released its lengthy list of new foods — 27 of them — as well as its five new food vendors for 2018. …

Deep Frying

Top ten new Minnesota State Fair foods that sound like band names

Bananas Foster French ToastThese ska sensations will have you skankin’ through the Midway all night long.UpNorth Puff PastyThis Ely rapper will have …

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See the sun-baked rappers and fans of Soundset 2018

Gallery Grid<p>Soundset, the annual Rhymesayers-organized hip-hop festival, hit the blazing-hot Minnesota State Fair Midway on May 27. Migos, Logic, …

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Saint Paul, MN

We are Minnesota nice, and along with our sister city, Minneapolis, we make up the Twin Cities. We just hosted the Super Bowl, putting on one of the …

Mall of America

Free music + concert lineup for 2018 Minnesota State Fair announced

They’ll be at the Leinie Lodge Bandshell, along with storied funk outfit Tower of Power, Wisconsin’s eternal BoDeans, country veteran Clay Walker, …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Free music lineup revealed for the 2018 Minnesota State Fair

Just three months till the Great Minnesota Get-Together.Dozens of musical acts who will play free concerts at the 2018 Minnesota State Fair have been …

Music

Minnesota's Royce White blasts NBA in new HBO interview

The former Minnesota high school basketball standout continues his crusade for a better understanding of mental-health issues.

Mental Health

Lineup announced for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage

A ’90s vocal group, classic R&B horn band, two regional favorites and a former Journey vocalist are among the artists set to play the Minnesota State …

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R. J. Kern | Cody and Gismo, Blue Earth County Fair, Minnesota, 2016 (2016) | Available for Sale

The Unchosen Ones consists of over 60 portraits, made on the sidelines at 10 Minnesota county fairs in 2016. The artist attended county fair animal …

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Minnesota State Fair announces final acts for this year’s Grandstand lineup

In natural Minnesotan fashion, we’re already looking past summer to the arrival of the Minnesota State Fair. We can’t help it! We’re gluttons for …

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