Tag: State Fairgrounds

A Guide to the Minnesota State Fair Food Parade

My experience from the Minnesota State Fair Food Parades, held in August and October 2020.

GUIDE: All the ways you can celebrate the Minnesota State Fair in 2020

The 2020 Minnesota State Fair may be canceled, but State Fair officials and business owners are coming up ways you can get your fix of the Great Minnesota Get Together.

The hidden gem foods Minnesota State Fair staff eat

So there are hundreds of foods to taste at the Minnesota State Fair. And if you’re only heading out to the Great Minnesota Get Together one day, your stomach — and your wallet — can only handle so much.

The official new Fair foods get a lot of buzz (get my reviews of 2019 new foods here), and there are the State Fair staples like Sweet Martha’s Cookies, Pronto Pups and cheese curds.… Read the rest

10 tips for planning a trip to the Minnesota State Fair

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When you look at gross sales per day, you could say the Minnesota State Fair is the biggest restaurant in the world. In 2017, they brought in over $51 million in food and beverage sales in 12 days.… Read the rest

Get ready now for the 2019 Minnesota State Fair

The 2018 Minnesota State Fair is done and if you’re in withdrawal like me, there are some ways to gear up for the 2019 Great Minnesota Get Together.

I was on KSTP-TV’s Twin Cities Live with ways to keep the State Fair in your life year-round.… Read the rest

Know where new phone charging stations are at the 2018 Minnesota State Fair

I was on KSTP-TV’s Twin Cities Live to share details about where you can charge your cell phone while at the Minnesota State Fair. I also let you know where the best spots are for taking a photo while you’re here.… Read the rest

An ongoing review of new Minnesota State Fair foods for 2018

Get ready for deep-fried cauliflower and deep-fried pepperoni chips.

Twin Cities events: January 11 – 14

From a Boat Show to a Bridal Show, I shared the best events happening around the Twin Cities on KSTP-TV.

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