Archive - March, 2011

Kid Rock and Pat Benatar Tickets on Sale April 13

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, as well as Kid Rock with special guest Sheryl Crow will rock the Grandstand at the 2011 North Dakota State Fair. Tickets will go on-sale Wednesday, April 13 at 8am. The American classic rocker, Kid Rock, will be the first rock act to perform during the 2011 State Fair on […]

Mayhem & Misdirection Magic/Comedy Show

On April 9, 2011 Harris the Mayhem & Misdirection Magic & Comedy Show will be entertaining the crowd at the  All Seasons Arena, ND State Fair Center. This show features Harris, III (“Harris the Third”), and since receiving a magic set from his grandmother at the age of 9, he has been fascinated with magic, illusion […]

The Big One Art & Craft Fair

The Big One Art & Craft Fair is opening up its doors at the North Dakota State Fair Center on April 8 & 9. The 20th Annual Minot Spring Show includes over 250 booths showcasing products hand made from across the US.  Over 150 exhibitors will fill their booths with arts, crafts and baked goods […]

Senior Day at the NDSF

We are busy preparing for the 2011 North Dakota State Fair and would like to invite your business or organization to participate in the  Senior Day Festival. The Senior Day Festival is a special time for the Fair and businesses to honor and show appreciation to senior citizens for all they have done within the […]

Xcel Energy Family Day at the NDSF

With another successful Fair in the works, we would like to invite area businesses and organizations to take part in the Xcel Energy Family Day Festival on Tuesday, July 26 11am-6pm. This event is a great way to entertain and educate both families and children at the North Dakota State Fair. A successful booth will […]

Visit Our Kiosk and Win Some Tickets!

The Dakota Square Mall is giving you a chance to become a winner! Here’s what you can win: 1) IPAD (one available) 2) $100 Scheels Gift Card (one available) 3) $25 buckle gift card (five available) 4) A pair of North Dakota Grandstand Showpasses (one available) 5) A pair of Kid Rock Concert Tickets (one […]

How to Buy Your Reserved Grandstand Showpass Online

This year, the North Dakota State Fair is excited to offer the option to order and pick your own seats online! Here’s how: 1) Log-on to 2) Click on “Get Tickets” in the upper right hand corner 3) Choose Grandstand Showpass – Reserved and click Buy 4) Scroll down to “Select tickets by:” and […]

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Attention Blue Ribbon Bakers!

A Los Angeles-based production company is seeking men and women for a new baking competition television series. The program is looking for any and all types of people who have won a blue ribbon for baking at the North Dakota State Fair. The interested candidates must be at least 17 years old.  Send an email […]

Agriculture is Growing at the ND State Fair

We are very excited to announce the creation of two new agriculture focused projects at the ND State Fair: The ND Ag Experience and the Careers and Technology in Agriculture Fair.  The North Dakota State Fair hosts more than 300,000 fairgoers and is a perfect venue for educating these individuals on the role that North […]

NDSF Center Hosts Vascular Health Screening

The North Dakota State Fair Center is pleased to offer preventive health screenings that  could save your life. In collaboration  with Life Line Screening, the North Dakota State Fair Center is  offering screenings on Friday, March 25, 2011. These screenings test for stroke risk, vascular disease, and bone density. Call 1-888-653-6441, or visit to […]