Archive - July, 2013

Hostfest Tickets on Sale Now!

Norsk Høstfest is a nonprofit Scandinavian Festival held annually in the fall in the All Seasons Arena on the North Dakota State Fairgrounds in Minot, N.D. The festival was founded in 1978 by the late Chester Reiten and a group of friends who shared his interest in celebrating their Nordic hertiage. The festival, now entering […]

2013 NDSF Sets Attendance Record

“The 2013 edition of the North Dakota State Fair was exactly what we promoted that it would be: Great. Big. Fun.,” State Fair Manager Renae Korslien said. “Of course, the attendance figures delighted us, because it shows the hard work our staff did to prepare was appreciated.  But what is most important to us was […]

Visit the Air National Guard!

Visit the Air National Guard booth and learn about the great opportunities available with the 219th Security Forces Squadron. The 219th Security Forces Squadron is located in Minot, but it is part of the North Dakota Air National Guard’s Wing which is located in Fargo. The primary mission of the 219th Security Forces Squadron is to provide […]

Preserve your Memories!

Our company was started by our founder Michelle Tait, with a very small investment and few people. Michelle and her cousin Maranda Fettig had been scrapbooking in a little “shack” in Michelle’s backyard for years. With a passion for working with photography these two put together several custom scrapbooks for family and friends. As word […]

MSU Celebrates 100 Years!

As we approach our Centennial and remember those who have contributed to Minot State University, we are proud of our great university and its traditions of learning and service. Learning depends on knowing one’s sense of direction, appreciating our history, our people, our traditions, our sense of purpose, and then doing something meaningful and important for […]

Check out UND Day!

Join UND Athletics at the North Dakota State Fair this Sunday, July 21, for the second annual UND Day presented by Midco Sports Network. Fans are invited to stop by the festival tent on the fairgrounds from 1 to 4 p.m. to meet UND coaches and student-athletes, get autographs, win terrific prizes and more. Coaches in […]

Win Tim McGraw Tix!

In 2013, the North Dakota State Fair will be jam packed with rockin’ entertainment! Everybody from Tim McGraw to Journey to Toby Keith will be making the Grandstand their home from July 19-27. How can you take part in the Great. Big. Fun.? By purchasing your tickets now at! Hurry, they are selling like […]


Ready to capture your favorite memories at the state fair on camera? We want to see your photos! Simply upload your pics on Instagram and use our hashtag #ndstatefair13 to enter them in our very first Instagram Photo Contest. Upload anything and everything that catches your eye at the fair and the North Dakota State Fair […]

Can you handle the heat?

Buffalo Wild Wings is sponsoring a Blazin’ Wings Challenge to be held on Friday July 26th at 5:30pm on the Dakota Talent Stage. If you like wings and are daring enough to chow down on one dozen wings smothered in the restaurant’s hottest sauce, then this is a challenge you can’t afford to pass up! Participants who […]

The Tweasure Hunt is Back

Calling all who are savvy with social media!  Do you want to win concert tickets and other great prizes? Well then get excited because the WSC Tweasure Hunt is back and ready for you to win! This awesome contest, sponsored by Williston State College, is a Great. Big. Fun. way to participate in a Fair activity […]