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Beltrami County Fair
May 21, 2017
A little work, a lot of play: Entertainment Committee begins prepping for musical entertainment at County Fair
BEMIDJI—Come for the planning, stay for the jamming. That may be the best way to sum up the Beltrami County Fair Entertainment Committee,...
May 21, 2017 - 8:00am
August 13, 2016
Ride ’em, cowboy!
August 13, 2016 - 10:50pm
August 12, 2016
The birds are back: With avian flu fears alleviated, feathered friends are once again at the fair
BEMIDJI -- There was a distinct lack of clucking and wings flapping at the Beltrami County Fair last year, with not a bird in sight. That’s...
August 12, 2016 - 5:09pm
August 10, 2016
BELTRAMI COUNTY FAIR: Always a gold mine of fun at Gold Mine Ranch Rodeo
BEMIDJI -- The action never stops with the 17th annual Gold Mine Ranch/Triple B Rodeo at the Beltrami County fair, which gets underway at 7 p.m. Friday. What started as a small event has grown into one of the largest rodeos in Minnesota, said Joe Waslaski of Gold Mine Ranch. "When...
August 10, 2016 - 6:20pm
August 8, 2016
Beltrami County Fair schedule
The Beltrami County Fair will take place from Wednesday to Sunday at the Beltrami County Fairgrounds, 7223 Fairgrounds Road NW. Here’s a schedule of events: Carnival Carnival armbands will be available for $25 the fair. They can be used from 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesday and noon to 5...
August 8, 2016 - 5:20pm
August 7, 2016
4-H going strong at the fair: Interest remains high Beltrami County Fair starts this week
BEMIDJI — Sitting atop their horses, Rocky Cook and Payton Neft considered the lessons they'd learned from 4-H this year. "There's different...
August 7, 2016 - 12:41pm
July 31, 2016
Grand time ahead at Grandstand: Beltrami County Fair is Aug. 10-14
BEMIDJI—Grandstand events at the Beltrami County Fair will culminate with the introduction of a new Off-Road Obstacle Course competition. The Beltrami County Fair will be held Aug. 10-14 at the Beltrami County Fairgrounds. Grandstand events will feature the Draft Horse Pull...
July 31, 2016 - 12:04am
July 17, 2016
'Fun in the Barn' at the fair: Beltrami County Fair offers variety of activities for children and adults
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Fair this summer will again invite children to come "paint a pig" during this summer's annual fair, to be held...
July 17, 2016 - 12:58am
July 10, 2016
Eyes in the sky: Pinewood Fire Tower open each day during the Beltrami County Fair
Where there's smoke, there's fire. That, in a nutshell, was the crux of the goal for fire towers, constructed throughout the United States in...
July 10, 2016 - 12:58am
July 3, 2016
BELTRAMI COUNTY FAIR: Setting the 'Stage' for entertainment
BEMIDJI—On the last night of the fair, they'll play as long as you'll listen. Keith Winger, superintendent of the Marilyn Shutter Country Stage at the Beltrami County Fair, recently reflected on the last decade's worth of fair music, noting that the nightly jam sessions typically...
July 3, 2016 - 12:01am
June 19, 2016
Garden delights aplenty at Beltrami County Fair
BEMIDJI—In recognition of Beltrami County's 150th anniversary this year, the Beltrami County Fair invites the public this summer to construct a scarecrow in the image of Giacomo Beltrami, the Italian explorer for whom the county is named. Scarecrows, which compete in horticulture...
June 19, 2016 - 12:19am
June 12, 2016
EVENTS: Quilt on a Stick coming to Beltrami County Fair
BEMIDJI—Taking a cue from the Minnesota State Fair, the Beltrami County Fair this year will introduce Quilt on a Stick, a new category under which quilters may submit their work to be judged. Sharon Hokuf, superintendent of Home Arts for the Beltrami County Fair, explained that...
June 12, 2016 - 4:03am
July 31, 2015
Bringing the buzz: Educational exhibit at county fair teaches importance of bees and pollination
BEMIDJI -- Les Hiltz has been working with bees and honey for 25 years, and for the first time he's brought his knowledge to the Beltrami County...
July 31, 2015 - 8:06pm
July 30, 2015
Fun at the Beltrami County Fair
July 30, 2015 - 7:42pm
Working with wood: Chainsaw art at fair will have permanent home in Beltrami County
BEMIDJI -- Wood carver Charlie Potter is spending the weekend at the Beltrami County Fair, where his art will be seen for years to come. Potter,...
July 30, 2015 - 7:32pm