The North Dakota State Fair announced Monday it has canceled the upcoming 2020 fair. In a statement released on the fair’s web site, officials say they decided to cancel because it is impossible to predict the scale of the pandemic. It goes on to say the decision was made with the concern for health and safety of the community, attendees, exhibitors, vendors staff and all those involved. The fair would have been July 17th through the 25th in Minot North Dakota. All tickets purchased for the event will be refunded. Music acts included Collective Soul, Eric Church, Sawyer Brown, Billy Idol, Dan + Shay and more.