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Red River Valley Fair
December 1, 2010
Hoffmann receives ND Fair Person of the Year Award
The Red River Valley Fair Association's Board President has received the highest state honor. Bill Hoffmann, Wheatland, has been honored with the 2010 North Dakota Fair Person of the Year award at the Dakota Fairs Convention held in Bismarck, on Nov.
December 1, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
RRV Fair elects new members
The Red River Valley Fair Association held their annual meeting on Nov. 9, with five new members elected to the 50 person board of directors including: Rhonda Benson, Fargo and Erik Ramstad, Fargo, Kevin Boeder, Leonard, and Carina Emil and Linda Gregory, West Fargo.
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
RRVF promotes Christianson
The Red River Valley Fair Association has promoted Sarah Christianson to Special Events Coordinator. Christianson began her employment with the Red River Valley Fair Association as an intern in 2009. Christianson will be responsible for coordination and communications regarding...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
Annual farm show draws 80,000 to RRVF
The Red River Valley Fair's Big Iron Show had a banner turnout for it's 30th anniversary. The farm show is reporting an attendance figure of 80,000 people during the three-day event, which ended Thursday, Sept.
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
August 18, 2010
Truck and Tractor Pull set
The Red River Valley Fair Association will host a Truck and Tractor Pull at 4 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $5 for 12 and older, $3 for 6-11 years, and kids 5 and younger are free. Tickets only are available the day of show at the grandstand ticket office. For more information,...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
Westman captures top honor at RRV Fair
Roxanne Westman of Mapleton took home best of show and grand champion honors in the Adult-Nature/Scenic division at this year's Red River Valley Fair held July 9-17, for her original piece of artwork titled 'Warm Invitation,' featuring an autumn landscape theme. A graduate of West...
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
Today's opening of Red River Valley Fair midway delayed until 3 p.m.
WEST FARGO - The carnival operation at the Red River Valley Fair has delayed its opening for four hours today to give it more time to inspect the rides after strong storms earlier this morning. Bryan Schulz, the fair's general manager, said the carnival company, Murphy Brother Expedition,...
July 14, 2010 - 12:46pm
July 12, 2010
LoCash a no-go for tonight's Red River Valley Fair
Up and coming country duo LoCash Cowboys, have pulled out of tonight's bill as headliners at the Red River Valley Fair. According to a press-release, singer Chris Lucas is with his wife as the couple awaits the birth of their first child in Tampa Bay, Fla. Scheduled opener Jake...
July 12, 2010 - 12:23pm
July 7, 2010
Nine days of fun: RRVF features diverse lineup
Nine straight days of family-oriented festivities and fun will be offered up during this year's Red River Valley Fair scheduled to run Friday, July 9, through Saturday, July 17, at the Fairgrounds located on the west edge of West Fargo. This year's fair will indeed be a mixed bag,...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
Local Fair yearly highlight
The present Red River Valley Fairgrounds in West Fargo was officially dedicated on July 17, 1967, after the venue enjoyed an approximate 60-year run in a Fargo location. The annual event is still going strong with the 2010 version set to begin Friday, July 9, and continue through...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
Kid's Day and Two for Tuesday among youth-friendly activites at RRVF
Kids, come on out!!! A special Kid's Day will be observed in your honor at the Red River Valley Fair on Tuesday, July 13, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Scheduled to appear are Penny & Pals, entertainers from the Heritage Baptist Church, Danno's Karaoke, and more. Murphy Brothers Exposition...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
Fair to host 5K Dino Dash, Minnow Races
The Red River Valley Fair is excited to announce its newest contests - The 5K Dino Dash and Minnow Races. The 5K Dino Dash begins at 9 a.m., Saturday, July 10, at Bonanzaville and the Minnow Races will be held in the Miller Lite Beer Garden at 7 p.m. Fair General Manager Bryan Schulz...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
July 6, 2010
Senior Day at Fair sponsored by Bethany Retirement Living
The Red River Valley Fair has set aside Monday, July 12, as Senior Day, sponsored by Bethany Retirement Living. Scheduled events include bingo, a tasting bee, coffee and cookies, plus the Grandparent Essay Reading, along with performances on the Scheels Stage by Albert Mikesh, John...
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July 6, 2010 - 10:49am
Dakota Growers Pasta Contest, Lego Building Contest and Cake Walk set
The Dakota Growers Pasta Contest, Lego Building Contest and a Cake Walk, open to all ages, will be part of the fun at the 2010 Red River Valley Fair. Harvest Hall will be the location for all the activity. "Contests that challenge people to try new things or perfect their talents...
July 6, 2010 - 10:48am
Free state entertainment showcases local talent
The Red River Valley Fair is big on free stage entertainment in 2010. The free stage is an opportunity for local performers to showcase their talents to thousands of people from the surrounding area. Scheduled to perform July 9 through July 11 are Alayna Holkesvig, N.D. Teen Challenge,...
July 6, 2010 - 10:46am