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Thursday was opening day for the 2016 Minnesota State Fair.
Don Henley performed in concert on the first day of the Minnesota State Fair Thursday.
Minnesotans love their festivals. Readers share photos of everything from Fourth of July parades to Bean Hole Days.
First day at the Fair
It appears we're a thoughtful bunch, with a soft spot for nature and nostalgia, and a bent for the surreal. If the Minnesota State Fair awarded a grand prize at its annual Fine Arts exhibition, a very big ribbon would be pinned beside "The Annunciation."
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