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2015 NDSF Grandstand Lineup Released

Minot, North Dakota — Aerosmith, Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Chase Rice, Kellie Picker, and Kip Moore will all perform at the 2015 North Dakota State Fair, July 17-25. Tickets will go on sale on April 15 at 8am. News Release For Immediate Release – March 16, 2015 Contact: Renae Korslien, Manager Brittany Dittus, Marketing Director […]

Freddie for Hire!

The North Dakota State Fair is looking to fill a job opening for Freddie the Flickertail. Freddie is the State Fair ambassador and everyone loves him!

NDSF Foundation still seeking Cookbook Recipes

The North Dakota State Fair Foundation is still seeking recipes from North Dakotans to add to their Fair Cookbook! If you have a favorite recipe and would like to submit it to the Foundation, simply follow the directions listed below. We can’t wait to try your Blue Ribbon treats!  

Free Stage Sneak Peak – Sea Lion Splash Show

9 February 2015 by , No Comments

We’re happy to announce our next act! SEA LIONS! Don’t miss out on these hilarious (and super cute) animals! They’ll be here all 9 days of the Fair.

Calling All Cooks!

26 January 2015 by , No Comments

The North Dakota State Fair Foundation is putting together a cookbook- with the help of some very talented North Dakotans! If you have a favorite recipe and would like to submit it to the Foundation, simply follow the directions listed below. We can’t wait to try your Blue Ribbon treats!

Free Stage Sneak Peak – The Sound Exchange

Announcing our first Free Stage act for 2015 – The Sound Exchange! A hilarious and very, very talented A Capella group out of Minnesota! If you’re a fan of Pitch Perfect, you cannot miss these concerts. You’ll fall in love with the guys’ witty humor and amazing vocals. They’ll be visiting us from July 17-20th. Watch their […]

North Dakota State Fair Receives International Recognition

23 December 2014 by , No Comments

The North Dakota State Fair has received thirteen first place, five second place, and two third place Awards of Excellence from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) headquartered in Springfield, MO. The awards were presented during the 124th Annual IAFE Convention in Las Vegas, December 7th – 11th. First place awards: Overall Program […]

Are you Great. Big. Fun!?

22 December 2014 by , No Comments

We’re seeking year-round, full-time staff members to join our supervisor team! Great benefits and a fun working atmosphere. And what better way to celebrate our openings than with a brand new radio ad?! Click now to listen! Employment Radio Ad  

2014 Annual Meeting

19 November 2014 by , No Comments

The North Dakota State Fair will be hosting their annual meeting in Bismarck, November 20 at the Ramkota Inn, Bismarck ND. The meeting will take place at 1:00pm and will review the North Dakota State Fair Association’s Financial Report, award the honorary member of the year, introduce the State Fair staff and kick off the […]

State Fair Center Enhancements

4 November 2014 by , No Comments

As a definite need for both the North Dakota State Fair Center and the City of Minot, construction is currently taking place throughout the center and the grounds. In FFA, located inside the ND State Fair Center, improvements include a new HVAC System, dividing walls to separate FFA Hall into three meeting rooms, three drop-down […]