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GETTING READY FOR THE CROWDS: An Amusement Attractions worker power-washes a midway ride Monday at the fairgrounds. The Ferris wheel in the background is a new $300,000 purchase by the company and will provide a changing LED light show.

The fun has begun: Becker County Fair starts

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The Becker County Fair begins today and will be a hub of non-stop people for the next four days.

Last year, there were an estimated 25,000-30,000 fair-goers, and Fair Board President Bob Sonnenberg is anticipating that many or more again this year.


"It's going very good. We had lots of help today," Sonnenberg said Tuesday afternoon from the fair's office.

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