When the real fair was cancelled, we could hear hearts break across Minnesota. Hasn't 2020 been hard enough without taking away our mini donuts, cheap milk and trip down the Giant Slide? We wondered if we could find some folks to help us ease the pain with virtual concerts, beer tastings, craft-making and competing. What follows is our daily slate of activities aimed at easing the no-fair pain of 2020.
Welcome to the Star Tribune’s State Fair
No Fair seemed no fair, so we built a virtual version