attendance

Lots of people at the state fair
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
September 02, 2019 - 7:25 am
Until last year, drawing two million people to the Minnesota State Fair was a pipe dream. Now, it appears that mark might become a regular occurrance. Another day of temperatures maybe reaching 80 degrees, and the draw of ZZ Top performing at the Grandstand, and chances appear good for another...
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Lots of people at the state fair
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 26, 2019 - 4:56 am
The Minnesota State Fair did not set an attendance record for Saturday... but the crowd was still pretty big. The official count announced Sunday afternoon: 209,105. That's about 11,000 fewer than the all-time record for the first Saturday of the fair, set a year ago. The fair had us in an upside-...
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Here come the fans
Entercom
May 27, 2019 - 8:03 am
The Twins are setting all kinds of records on the field this season. Now, with the weather finally cooperating, some pretty impressive numbers are starting to pile up at the box office. Sunday's attendance at Target Field was 39,913, the largest since the 2016 home opener. It was the second...
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Dan Cook
May 25, 2019 - 5:23 pm
A few notes following Saturday's 8-1 win over the Chicago White Sox... It’s Not All About the Bats: With his Win Friday night, Jose Berrios and Martin Perez become the fifth set of Twins to pitchers to record seven wins within 50 games of any season. The last ones to do it? Joe Mays and Brad Radke...
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Susie Jones
September 02, 2018 - 5:35 pm
More people than ever before went to the Minnesota State Fair on Saturday. It was in fact, the busiest single day attendence ever recorded. Fair officials said 270,426 people attended the fair on its last Saturday. The previous single-day attendance record was 260,374, set on the second Saturday of...
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Lots of people at the state fair
Entercom
August 31, 2018 - 5:14 am
The 2018 Minnesota State Fair has entered the grind; the final weekend. And more attendance records continue to fall. Through the first seven days of the state fair, three new daily attendance records are in the books. The latest was Wednesday's 144,940, which is nearly 20-thousand more than the...
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