Tag: Great Minnesota Get Together

The most shareable food at the Minnesota State Fair

Get my picks for one of my ultimate favorite Minnesota State Fair foods, what is easily shareable with friends, and a spot serving food that’ll get you the best bang for your buck. Check out my segment on KSTP! Advertisements

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New coffee at the Minnesota State Fair

You gotta stay caffeinated if you want to spend a full day at the Minnesota State Fair. I was on KSTP-TV with two new choices for coffee. The Maple Cream Nitro Cold Press is available at the Farmers Union Coffee Shop. Vietnamese Iced Coffee is available from a new Fair vendor, Que Viet.

The 3 State Fair brochures you need to ask for at the information booth

I was on KSTP-TV with an insider tip on tackling the Minnesota State Fair. There are three brochures worth asking for at the information booth to help you navigate the Great Minnesota Get Together. Watch the video to find out the ones I recommend!

A free show State Fair officials call ‘a hidden gem’

Check out History On-A-Schtick, a daily, 30 minute show that teaches you about important figures in Minnesota’s history. But this isn’t a lecture. And State Fair officials say it’s highly underrated. Plus, learn about an app that’ll help you find the closest pronto pup when you’re on the Fairgrounds.  

The best ways to get to the State Fair

Make sure to plan ahead for how you’ll get to the Minnesota State Fair. I was on KSTP’s Twin Cities Live with advice. There are over 30 free park and ride lots are near the Fairgrounds. Be careful: they fill up fast. Check the State Fair’s Twitter page before you head out to see if

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An ongoing review of new Minnesota State Fair foods for 2017

UPDATED 9/3/17 TheĀ Minnesota State FairĀ is serving up 31 new foods in 2017*. Keep checking back to get my thoughts on what’s worth trying…and what isn’t deserving of your cash. * = so the Fair says there are 31 new foods, but it won’t take much walking around to see there are plenty more. State Fair

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