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becker county fair

August 3, 2016
Tractors were stretched almost as far as the eye could see during Saturday morning’s Becker County Fair Tractor Parade, which brought out machines of all shapes, sizes and colors. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
Photo Gallery: Revving engines, bumps and bangs at county fair
August 3, 2016 - 10:31am
July 31, 2016
Brittany Wirth puts her forehead up against her three-week-old cow, Dino, as they relax with friends Lily Haugrud, Nicole Strand and Owen Huseby during the Becker County Fair Thursday afternoon. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
County fair starts off with record crowds
July 31, 2016 - 5:50am
July 25, 2016
The Becker County Fair at sunset offers a beautiful view along with the fair fun. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Upcoming fair fun for all
July 25, 2016 - 11:47am
August 5, 2015
Saturday night's demolition derby at the Becker County Fair drew a standing-room-only crowd as well as more than 70 derby participants. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
2015 county fair was big success
August 5, 2015 - 1:12pm
August 1, 2015
This year's winners include Janice Ness (left), David Birchem and Gertrude Krogstad. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes
Time-honored tradition, ‘Outstanding Seniors’ named
August 1, 2015 - 5:45am
July 31, 2015
The fair midway was teaming with life and lights Thursday night. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Photo Gallery: Fun at the fair
July 31, 2015 - 2:30pm
July 29, 2015
Becker County Fair opens today
July 29, 2015 - 12:30pm
July 25, 2015
The midway is always one of the most popular attractions at the Becker County Fair, which gets underway this Wednesday, July 29, and continues through Saturday, Aug. 1 at the fairgrounds in Detroit Lakes. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Becker County Fair kicks off this week
July 25, 2015 - 5:30am
July 24, 2015
2015 Becker County Fair
July 24, 2015 - 1:16pm
A 4-Her competes in the egg and spoon walk/trot competition during the horse fun show in the arena.
4-Hers from all over the county unite, compete
July 24, 2015 - 1:15pm
Bailey Yliniemi’s wool outfit  she made for the 2014 Make It With Wool competition for 4-H. The purpose of the contest is to promote the beauty and versatility of wool fabrics and yarns. Material must be 100% wool or wool blend (minimum 60% wool or specialty wool fiber) for each fashion fabric used.
4-Her sews up her final year
July 24, 2015 - 1:10pm
Poultry shows and exhibitions have always been main events at the Becker County Fair since the beginning. Although due to the economic toll of avian influenza on Minnesota’s poultry industry climbing to nearly $650 million and over 9 million chickens and turkeys lost to the disease, the fair had to cancel all poultry events to prevent spread.
Becker County Fair cancels all poultry shows and exhibitations
July 24, 2015 - 1:04pm
A view from atop the big slide that overlooks the fairgrouds.
Expect another great Becker County Fair
July 24, 2015 - 12:28pm
August 6, 2014
The fair midway was lit up Saturday night. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Becker County Fair had something for everyone
August 6, 2014 - 11:26am
August 3, 2014
Becker County outstanding seniors Wilma Hanson and Walter Welle (front), with fellow nominee Jack Kolander. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes
Outstanding Seniors chosen at fair
August 3, 2014 - 11:00am