Archive - July, 2011

The ND State Fair Center is Dry!

The dike has been removed and the North Dakota State Fair Center remains dry and ready to host your event! The beautiful and functional North Dakota State Fair Center has over 200,000 square feet of display space and support areas. Any kind of performance is possible within the complex due to the center’s flexibility and […]

Thanks to our Sponsors

Today would have been the final day of the 2011 North Dakota State Fair and although things haven’t quite turned out the way we had planned, we are incredibly thankful for all of the fans and supporters of the North Dakota State Fair. The following sponsors did not request a refund due to the cancellation […]

Consider Donating to the Foundation

The 2011 North Dakota State Fair was going to be one for the record books. We had booked the best entertainment, had the best exhibits and the best vendors. Unfortunately, due to the devastating flooding of the Mouse River in Minot, the 2011 North Dakota State Fair will go into the record books as the […]

2011 North Dakota State Fair Cancelled

Recent Rains and Revised Flood Forecast Forces Cancellation MINOT, ND – The North Dakota State Fair Board decided in an emergency meeting Saturday afternoon to cancel the 2011 North Dakota State Fair due to the continuing Mouse (Souris) River flood situation. Fair and city officials reviewed the revised hydrograph from the National Weather Service, which […]

NDSF Featuring Doubleheader Enduro Races

Great news for you Enduro Fans! Nodak Speedway will be running TWO nights of enduro races this year on Monday, July 25th and Tuesday, July 26th, at the North Dakota State Fair.   The tickets are included on the Grandstand Showpass or you can buy tickets at the door for $10 for adults and $5 […]

Tabloid Trivia

Continuing on with our 20,000 Fans of Great. Big. Fun. summer promotion we’re giving you the chance to win Lady Antebellum tickets! Lady Antebellum will be performing at  8:00pm on Sunday, July 24. Normally tickets for Lady Antebellum can only be found on the Grandstand Showpass, BUT, today is your lucky day. Here’s how you can score a pair of Lady A […]

Free Entertainment for Everyone

Find everything from baby chickens to alligators (not in the same cage) in the free entertainment covering the Fairgrounds every hour and every day of the 2011 North Dakota State Fair! There is the big three, of course: the must-see Fur Traders Rendezvous in the heart of the Fairgrounds, open noon to 9 p.m.; ND Game […]