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Amusement attractions workers install gondolas on the ferris wheel at the Becker County Fair midway Tuesday afternoon. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

County fair opens today

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Today marks the opening of the 123rd Becker County Fair.

The fairgrounds have been transformed in preparation for guests to begin arriving, and fair board members have planned four days full of activities. Each day will give guests a unique experience with a different theme.


“It’s a lot of work, but it’s a lot of fun,” said Fair Board President Bob Sonnenberg about getting everything organized for the event.

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