The Minnesota State Fair has announced its 2016 Best of the State Fair award winners. The list includes the top picks for food, rides, games, attractions and products that you can find at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.
Best Product or Service: Doghouses & Playhouses built by Hoffman Weber Construction (located on the southwest corner of Randall Avenue and Cooper Street).
Best Food or Beverage: The Preferred Pickle (located on the southwest corner of West Dan Patch Avenue and Liggett Street).
Best Attraction: Boy Scouts of America (located on the north side of Randall Avenue between Cooper and Cosgrove streets, south of The North Woods).
Best Value: Patinella's Chicken Grill (located east of Chambers Street just south of the Grandstand) - Luiz Patinella.
Best Customer Service: HomeTown Mobility (rents wheelchairs, electric mobility scooters, wagons and strollers at five locations on the fairgrounds).
Best Midway Ride: New York New York Fun House (Fair Ride Entertainment).
Best Midway Game: Fish-A-Rama (Oren Concessions).
Best Kidway Ride: Safari Train (Michael Wood, owner).
Best of Fox 9 at the State Fair
Wednesday marked the return of Fox 9 chief meteorologist Ian Leonard to the State Fair! Watch as he takes on Randy Meier and Jeff Passolt on the Giant Slide. http://bit.ly/2bYc8yv