Archive - July, 2012

Whats happening on Wednesday?

The following are special events for Wednesday, July 25 2012. KX/Co-op Day Breakfast-Join the local Co-ops of North Dakota Near Commercial II for a pancake and sausage breakfast served from 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. KX/Co-op Day Festival- Visit with various co-ops throughout the day and enjoy an ice cream social from 3 p.m. – 4:30 […]

Terrific Tuesday, July 24

Join us for Terrific Tuesday, July 24 at the North Dakota State Fair for great deals and Great. Big. Fun! Diaper Derby- Sponsored by Town and Country Credit Union the Diaper Derby & Toddler Trot invites all eager crawlers (12 months and younger, born after June 25, 2011) and trotters (24 months or younger, born after June […]

CU on the Road!

Credit unions come to the ND State Fair to dispel myths The Credit Union Association of the Dakotas (CUAD) “CU on the Road” tour, will be the ND State Fair at Gate C on Tuesday July, 24. CU on the Road is a grass roots awareness campaign being conducted by the Association across the Dakotas. […]

Monday, July 23 Happenings

This weekend was full of Great. Big. Fun and this Monday is no different! We have a fun-filled day planned for Monday July 23. Pride of Dakota Day-Experience Pride of Dakota Day! Visit with entrepreneurs and purchase products made exclusively in North Dakota. Also make sure you stop by for a $1 hot dog lunch […]

Sunday’s Scoop!

Sunday’s special events are sure to bring Great. Big. Fun. to the 2012 North Dakota State Fair. Join us on the Fairgrounds for: UND Day – Join us under the festival tent with The University of North Dakota. Meet some of your favorite UND athletes during autograph session, take pictures with the team trophies, win […]

Run the Route Results

The results are in for the Run the Route Race. We had just about 400 runners up and at em this morning ushering in the ND State Parade. The 5k Race began at Our Reedem’s Church on South Hill and the 1 mile run started on Valley Street. All the runners had a great time […]

Contestants Are Ready and Rarin’ to Decorate!

  This year’s Amateur Cake Decorating Contest will feature six contestants with different backgrounds and experience levels, but all will be sure to bring Great. Big. Fun. to the contest and the North Dakota State Fair. Here is a little sneak peak at all of our contestants: Brittany Kolstad Brittany Kolstad grew up in Sheyenne, ND. […]

Food Frenzy- The Results are in!

With so many fair foods to choose from, how do you decide what to snack on? Well a team of local celebrities have done the hard work of tasting all the new foods on the midway. The first annual Food Frenzy competition judging took place this morning with our crew of fearless eaters tasted the […]

Whats happening on Saturday, July 21!

The State Fairgrounds will be busy with exciting activites tomorrow, Saturday, July 21st! Check out some of the highlights of the day! Run the Route-Run to the Fair! Cheer on runners as they compete in a 5K run or 1 mile fun run/walk will compete for a chance to win some great prizes. Race begins […]

Your pictures could win your $500!

Do you enjoying taking pictures? Is photography your niche? Then come to the 2012 North Dakota State Fair, take photos and enter them in the 1st ever Flickr Photo Contest. We are asking photographers like you to post up to 5 photos, one per category per person, to your own flickr page and tag them to be eligible […]