Minnesota State Fair

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    March 27, 2014
  • Blogs

    September 17, 2013

    Is Your Band Playing Too Many Shows?

    Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for teen ladies. She is here to help you s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2010

    Five State Fair Foods You Can't Find in Texas

    Ok, maybe we don't want this.​It's the rare visitor who leaves the State Fair of Texas wishing there had been more deep-fried delicacies available, but there are a few fried and stick-impaled snacks missing from the fair's line-up. Here, a look at five popular sweet and savory items sold at state ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Pie in the Sky: Is Fried Frito Pie Ready
    To Hit the Top of the Greasy Charts?

    ​Not satisfied with winning "best taste" honors at yesterday's Big Tex Choice Awards, fried Frito pie inventor Michael Thomas has implied he'd like his concoction to become a concession stand staple. "The deep-fried Frito pie is a game changer for fair food," Thomas told The Dallas Morning Ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2009

    Kelly Clarkson Tours State Fairs, People Still Get Pissed

    It's headache-inducing, I know.​More headaches for Kelly Clarkson today, as fans of the original American Idol are pretty pissed that the Burleson native canceled her Minnesota State Fair performance just two hours prior to her scheduled performance time, leaving fans who'd paid to enter the fair ... More >>