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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

#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.