Fact Sheet: Butter Sculpting

Fact Sheet: Butter Sculpting

The butter sculpting booth (in the Dairy Building, corner of Judson Avenue and Underwood Street) is a Minnesota State Fair exhibit sponsored by Midwest Dairy Association’s 3,000-plus dairy farmers. It’s one of the most popular attractions at the fair.

Finalists Named for 64th Princess Kay of the Milky Way

Finalists Named for 64th Princess Kay of the Milky Way

The 12 young women who will compete for the title of Minnesota’s 64th Princess Kay of the Milky Way have been named, paving the way for each of them to have their likenesses carved in blocks of butter during the 2017 Minnesota State Fair.

Princess Kay Finalists to be Named May 21

Minnesota’s county dairy princesses will gather May 19-21, concluding a leadership development weekend with the announcement of the 12 finalists for the next Princess Kay of the Milky Way.

63rd Princess Kay of the Milky Way to be Crowned Wednesday Evening, August 24

63rd Princess Kay of the Milky Way to be Crowned Wednesday Evening, August 24

Next week, Minnesota’s dairy community will kick off the Great Minnesota Get-Together by celebrating the coronation of the 63rd Princess Kay of the Milky Way. On Wednesday evening, Aug. 24, reigning Princess Kay, Kyla Mauk of Howard Lake representing Wright County, will pass her crown on to one of 12 county dairy princesses vying for the title.

Dairy Delights at the 2016 Minnesota State Fair

There’s lots of dairy to dig into at the Minnesota State Fair this year. Visitors to the Dairy Goodness Bar will be able to enjoy the winner of Midwest Dairy Association’s second annual “Flavor of the Fair” contest: the Call It Breakfast malt or sundae. They can also make flavor suggestions for next year while watching the 63rd Princess Kay of the Milky Way and the 11 finalists have their likenesses carved in butter.