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Red River Valley Fair
July 5, 2012
Senior Day to feature Tasting Bee, Lefse demo
The Red River Valley Fair has announced that Wednesday, July 11 will be Senior Day. Scheduled events include Bingo, a Tasting Bee, coffee and cookies, Grandparent Essay Reading, a Lefse Demonstration and the Senior Citizen Spelling Bee. Performances on the Stop-N-Go Stage will feature...
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July 5, 2012 - 8:56am
Multiple Horse Shows part of Fair action
Numerous horse shows will be taking place during the 2012 Fair set for July 10-15 in West Fargo. Scheduled shows include: 4-H Horse Show, July 11; Miniature Horse Show, July 12); Barrel Racing and Pole Bending, July 13-15; and Open Horse Show, July 15.
July 5, 2012 - 8:55am
Souper Sunday event to feed hungry families
The Great Plains Food Bank, a program of Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota, is partnering with the Red River Valley Fair Association for their inaugural Souper Sunday event set for Sunday, July 15. Event organizers have set a goal of collecting enough food to provide 10,000...
July 5, 2012 - 8:54am
RRVF grandstand features six nights of great entertainment
By Karen Huber Shortened to six days this year, the Red River Valley Fair Tuesday, July 10 through Sunday, July 15 promises to deliver big time during its abbreviated run both in terms of top notch grandstand entertainment and other on grounds activities in the Fairgrounds convenient...
July 5, 2012 - 8:50am
June 20, 2012
Fair completes $1.8 million renovation
The Red River Valley Fair Association has completed a $1.8 million renovation to the Schollander Pavilion. The original 1967 lobby to the Schollander Pavilion was demolished in the Fall of 2011 to create a new lobby, conference room, restroom facility and executive offices.
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
Grandparent Essay Contest set for Fair
The Red River Valley Fair has scheduled the grandparent essay contest for Wednesday, July 11. Winning Essays will be read on the Stop-N-Go Free Stage on Senior Citizens Day at 3:30 pm. Elementary students in grades one through grade four are encouraged to write or type a one-page...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Big change to Red River Valley Fair concert line up
The Red River Valley Fair has announced that The Band Perry will not be able to perform on July 11 as scheduled. The good news is that The Band Perry has agreed to reschedule the show for the 2013 Fair.
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
Karaoke winners to perform at Fair
The Red River Valley Fair and Divas & Rockstars are partnering to bring local stardom to the Bud Light Grandstand Stage at the 2012 Red River Valley Fair. Contests will be held every Thursday through Thursday, June 14 at Divas & Rockstars, West Fargo. Registration begins at 6:30...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
January 11, 2012
Dvoracek named Special Events Coordinator at RRVF Association
The Red River Valley Fair Association has hired Judy Dvoracek as Special Events Coordinator. Dvoracek has extensive hospitality and public relations experience. Her primary responsibilities will involve concessionaire and commercial exhibitor spaces, special contests, stage...
January 11, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
The Band Perry to perform at RRV Fair
Red River Valley Fair officials have announced their first grandstand artist for 2012 will be recent County Music Association winner, The Band Perry, scheduled to perform on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at the Red River Valley Fairgrounds in West Fargo. The group received three CMA...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
October 26, 2011
Altizer named office manager at RRVF Association
The Red River Valley Fair Association has hired Cheryl Altizer as Office Manager. Altizer has extensive accounting and human resource management experience. Her primary responsibilities will involve general accounting principles including payroll, accounts receivable and accounts...
October 26, 2011 - 12:00am
August 12, 2011
Fireworks show tonight is sold out
The Red River Valley Fair Association announces tonight's Fireworks Finale show has been sold out. All reserved seats and general admission seats are sold. "We are very happy with the support we have received from the community for this spectacular event. The Pyrotechnic Guild International...
August 12, 2011 - 9:58am
July 6, 2011
Dakota Growers Pasta Contest, Lego Building Contest, Cake Walk
The Dakota Growers Pasta Contest, Lego Building Contest and a Cake Walk will all take place at Harvest Hall during the Red River Valley Fair, with all ages are welcome to enter. "Contests that challenge people to try new things or perfect their talents are great activities to be...
July 6, 2011 - 8:53am
Coloring, decorated egg contest to highlight Fair
The annual coloring contest and decorated egg contest will be part of Red River Valley Fair fun, as well as having educational value to boot. Fair Manager Bryan Schulz stated, "These particular exhibits are great for kids who enjoy applying their creativity and using their imaginations." Youngsters...
July 6, 2011 - 8:52am
Minnow racing returns
The Red River Valley Fair is excited to bring back the favorite Beer Garden game - Minnow Races - held in the Miller Lite Beer Garden at 7 p.m., July 8 and 9, and July 14 and 15. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. with races starting at 7 p.m., consisting of a 16-bracket, double elimination....
July 6, 2011 - 8:51am