Updated: 10/01/2013 3:38 PM
Created: 08/22/2013 1:15 PM KSTP.com
By: Maricella Miranda
Fairgoers flocked to the 2013 Minnesota State Fair for its first day.
The State Fair kicked off Thursday, Aug. 22, at the fairgrounds in Falcon Heights. Fairgoers sent us snapshots of the day and grinned for KSTP photographers.
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