Updated: 08/31/2016 4:24 PM
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8/31 Top 5 @ Four
It’s the latest news from the Great Minnesota Get-Together. We call it our Top 5 @ Four brought to you by Renewal by Andersen.
# 5 – Grand Stand Shows
- Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas, Aug. 31
- Alabama, Sept. 1
- The Minnesota Show with Garrison Keillor, Sept. 2
- Weezer, Sept. 3
- Minnesota State Fair Amateur Talent Contest Finals, Sept. 4
- Bonnie Raitt, Sept. 5
#4 – Old Time Photos
#3 – Dirty Jobs
- 35 tons of glass, plastic, and aluminum were collected and recycled at the fair last year
- The fair goes through 5 million cups or 10 semi-truck loads of cups
- The fair goes through approximately 22,000 rolls of toilet paper during the 12 days
#2 – Fairchild turns 50!
- Snap a selfie with Fairborne and Fairchild at the Visitors Plaza from 11 AM – 4 PM every day at the fair.
#1 – Minnesota Viking’s Quarterback, Teddy Bridgewater
- The Vikings will be playing their final preseason game tonight without starting quarterback, Teddy Bridgewater due to a serious knee injury he suffered. Back-up quarterback, Shaun Hill, will step into his place.