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Red River Valley Fair
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Richard A. Burckhard
Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
Dennis D. Keblar
Ralph M. Peterson
May 19, 2010
RRVF announces Flower Pot Contest
The Red River Valley Fair is conducting a Flower Pot Contest, with registered flower pots on display all nine days of the fair, July 9-17. People can pick up the designated pots from the fair office now until July 5. "We want people of all ages to participate in this new contest,"...
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
Annual Minn-Kota Cat Show set for April 3-4
The Minn-Kota Cat Show will be featuring its 60th and 61st annual competition on Saturday, April 3, and Sunday, April 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m....
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
RRVF hosting Red River Valley Gun Show
The Red River Valley Gun Show is coming to the Red River Valley Fairground's Hartl Ag Building March 27-28. The show hours of operation are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, and 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sunday. "Guys come from quite a ways, you know, South Dakota, Minnesota, all around," said Glen...
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
Back to the drawing board: Schatz wants to rekindle speedway negotiations
Race fans, cross your fingers - you may yet get the chance to see thrills and spills at the Red River Valley Speedway this summer. That is, if Danny Schatz and the Red River Valley Fair board can come to terms. Schatz, a Fargo-area businessman who had been negotiating a lease...
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
FM Kennel Club to host open house at RRVF
The Fargo Moorhead Kennel Club recently moved to West Fargo, and to celebrate its throwing a party. The public is invited to a free open house...
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Schatz ends Speedway negotiations; No summer races planned at RRVF
So much for burning rubber and checkered flags at the Red River Valley Speedway. What once looked like a promising partnership between the Red River Valley Fair Association and businessman Danny Schatz, now has come undone. As of Saturday, Feb. 13, Schatz rescinded his offer to...
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
February 16, 2010
RRVF announces summer entertainment lineup
People who haven't already given up on their New Year's resolution to exercise will have a jumpstart on everyone else this July. Stamina will be the utmost of importance with nine straight days of festivities planned at the Red River Valley Fair on July 9-17. Announced at a press...
February 16, 2010 - 1:42pm
February 10, 2010
Real blast from the past coming to West Fargo
There's a real blast from the past coming to West Fargo. The 10th annual North Dakota Muzzle Loaders and Historical Trade Fair will be held Feb. 20-21, in the Agriculture Building on the Red River Valley Fairgrounds. Attendees will get to experience everything from historical re-enactors...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
December 23, 2009
Red River Valley Fair receives international recognition
The Red River Valley Fair Association has received four second-place awards in the Agricultural of Excellence Division from the International...
December 23, 2009 - 12:00am
December 16, 2009
Four named to Fair board of directors
The Red River Valley Fair Association held their Annual Meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 17, with agenda items including the discussion of the Red River Valley Speedway, 2009 Red River Valley Fair, 2009 Big Iron Farm Show, plus voting in newly elected board members and officers.
December 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2009
Red River Valley Fair staff attends national convention
Several staff members of the Red River Valley Fair Association recently returned from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions...
December 9, 2009 - 12:00am
September 30, 2009
Who will take the wheel at RRVS?
The fate of the Red River Valley Speedway will soon be decided. During a closed meeting Tuesday, Sept. 29, board members discussed possible options for the track, which has come under financial strain as of late. "We just looked at all of the aspects of it," said Bryan Schulz,...
September 30, 2009 - 10:34am
August 24, 2009
RRV Fair sees record totals
After reviewing all the numbers for this year's Red River Valley Fair, General Manager Bryan Schulz said Monday afternoon that the potential profit figure has been set at approximately $300,000 for the nine-day 2009 event, which recently wrapped up in mid-July.
August 24, 2009 - 4:31pm
July 23, 2009
Red River Valley Fair wraps up successful run
With the 2009 Red River Valley Fair now history, General Manager Bryan Schulz said he is extremely pleased with the outcome, describing the nine-day...
July 23, 2009 - 9:11am
Red River Valley Fair announces record breaking attendance
The Red River Valley Fair Association has released attendance records for the annual Fair which just wrapped up July 10-18. Despite difficult economic times, attendance at this year's Fair totaled 125,000 plus attendees, a significant increase over last year, fair organizers announced...
July 23, 2009 - 8:35am