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Photos: Anchors at Potato Day

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Many of the best known Valley News Live personalities visited one of the best summer festivals in the nation on Friday from 11am - 1pm,

Here's how the festival describes itself:

Visitors from across the country will flock to Barnesville, Minnesota in August 2012 to experience two days of zany potato activities, taste tempting potato specialties and small town hospitality.

Renowned for its potato production, Barnesville draws on their potato heritage for two days of ‘spud'riffic fun during the annual Potato Days Festival. Each year, over 20,000 tater lovers from across the country descend on this town of 2,200 to enjoy bushels of free fun for the whole family.

Often selected as one of the best summer festivals in the nation, the Barnesville Potato Days Festival is always a'peel'ing because of its many unique activities, such as mashed potato wrestling or the Miss Tator Tot Pageant. The festival takes issue with anyone who might think the lowly potato is brown and boring!

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