2014 Minnesota State Fair sees record breaking attendance

By KBJR News 1

September 2, 2014 Updated Sep 2, 2014 at 10:58 PM CDT

St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The Minnesota State Fair is celebrating an attendance record this year.

A record 1,824,830 fans made the 2014 Great Minnesota Get-Together the best-attended Minnesota State Fair in history.

This year was the first time attendance has topped 1.8 million.

The previous overall record was just over 1,790,000 in 2009.

In addition to the overall record for the 12 days, two daily attendance records were set during this year's fair.

Bryce Henry