Archive - May, 2010

Governor’s Photo Contest

7th annual Governor’s Photo Contest kicks off Gov. John Hoeven and the North Dakota Tourism Division announce their continued partnership with AAA for the Governor’s 2010 North Dakota Photo Contest. The contest will run from May 16 through September 8, following North Dakota Tourism Week events. One winner will be selected in each category and […]

Bring in those Rotten Sneakers

One youngster knew how to put his smelly worn-out shoes to use last summer during the North Dakota State Fair Odor Eater’s Rotten Sneaker Contest. Michael Caswell, of Bottineau, ND, took first place in the contest, leaving him with 200 dollars, The Golden Sneaker Award, a basket of Odor-Eaters products and a trip to the […]

Check out The Band Perry’s New Music Video

25 May 2010 by , No Comments

The Band Perry will be making a stop at the North Dakota State Fair on Sunday, July 25 where they’ll be opening for Eric Church. The Band Perry has already been hugely successful with their hit single – “Hip to My Heart.” Their new video ‘If I Die Young” had its world premiere on Great […]

Win Brooks & Dunn Autographed Swag!

If you tuned into Brooks & Dunn’s ACM Special last night then you are a contender to win autographed Brooks & Dunn swag! Take our five question survey and find out just how well you were paying attention. The survey will be available until 2pm tomorrow, Tuesday, May 25th. After that we will be contacting the winners by […]

New Buckcherry Album Release Date Set

Hard rockers Buckcherry’s brand new album ALL NIGHT LONG is now set for an August 3rd release in North America via original independent label, Eleven Seven Music.  The band is currently in the studio putting the finishing touches on the record. The first single from the new album, also entitled “All Night Long,” will make […]

Brooks & Dunn Autographed Give-Aways!

You won’t want to miss  the star studded country music event of the year –  ACM Presents: Brooks & Dunn, Last Rodeo this Sunday night on CBS.  Here’s the kicker, watching the show could win you one of four autographed Brooks & Dunn items! We have in our possession a signed Last Rodeo hat, signed […]

What A Grandstand!

Last week we were able to go on our first tour of the new Grandstand. Driving to work each day, we only  get to see the front side of the Grandstand (the outside North, South and West sides) so it was exciting to finally get to go in and see this amazing structure! The best […]

ACM Presents: Brooks & Dunn Last Rodeo Special

Tune in Sunday, May 23rd on CBS to see the star studded country music event of the year –  ACM Presents: Brooks & Dunn, Last Rodeo.  Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum, Jennifer Hudson, Miranda Lambert, Brad Paisley, George Strait, Taylor Swift, Sugarland, Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts, Reba McEntire, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban will each take […]

Registration for State Fair Exhibitors Now Open

Last year over 41,000 entries were submitted by North Dakotans at the state level in the hopes of winning a blue ribbon at the North Dakota State Fair. Cash prizes are also an incentive to compete. $230,125 was paid out to the top placing individuals in 2009. The North Dakota State Fair Association invites individuals […]

Lookin’ for a Rodeo Queen

The North Dakota State Fair Pageant is searching for our next rodeo queen to represent the State Fair in 2011. Take part in the NDSF 10th annual rodeo queen pageant as a spectator or participant on Friday, July 23. Ladies between the ages of 18 and 23 will compete for the title of Miss Rodeo […]