Minnesota State Fair's "2015 Best Awards"

ST. PAUL, MINN. (09/03/2015)(readMedia)-- Minnesota State Fair presented awards to the very best of the State Fair's 1,100 commercial exhibits, attractions and food vendors in the Great Minnesota Get-Together's 2015 Best Awards. In a ceremony held at 10 a.m. today on the International Bazaar Stage, State Fair General Manager Jerry Hammer presented the following awards:

Best Product or Service: JM Kremp's Boys Adventure Store (located in the Grandstand, upper level, east section)

Best Food or Beverage: San Felipe Tacos (located in the Food Building, east wall)

Best Attraction: Bonanza Shooting Gallery (located on the east side of Cooper St. between Lee & Randall avenues, at The North Woods)

Best Value: Midway Men's Club (located on the east side of Underwood St. between Wright & Dan Patch avenues, next to Visitors Plaza)

Best Customer Service: Corn Roast (located on the southeast corner of Dan Patch Ave. & Nelson St.)

Best Midway Ride: Rock It (State Fair Services, owner/operator)

Best Midway Game: Drag-A-Fish (Candice Anderson, owner/operator)

Best Kidway Ride: Monkey Maze (Alamo Amusement, owner/operator)

State Fair superintendents and other State Fair organizers nominated exhibitors, vendors or concessionaires for the "2015 Best Awards." A committee then reviewed nominations and selected winners in the eight categories.

The Minnesota State Fair is one of the largest and best-attended expositions in the world, attracting 1.8 million visitors annually. Showcasing Minnesota's finest agriculture, art and industry, the Great Minnesota Get-Together is always 12 Days of Fun Ending Labor Day. Visit mnstatefair.org for more information. The 2015 Minnesota State Fair runs Aug. 27 - Labor Day, Sept. 7.