Today is Military Appreciation Day at the Minnesota State Fair. Active military, their immediate families, retired military and veterans receive the following discounted admission ticket price when they purchase a ticket at the gate and present valid documentation of military service. (One discount per document.)
Adults (13-64): $7
Seniors (65 & over): $7
Kids (5-12): $7
Children (Under 5): Free
There will be a dedication at the Veterans Memorial Garden at 9:30 a.m. for the first annual Military Appreciation Day. Carousel Park hosts entertainment provided by KFAN, KTLK, K102, AARP and Beyond the Yellow Ribbon.
There will also be early bird specials offered for everyone until 1 p.m. on Mighty Midway and Kidway rides, games and concessions. Plus, pick up a Deals, Drawings & Giveaways brochure to get special discounts offered on food and merchandise.
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Music At The Fair
Steely Dan with special guest Sam Yahel perform at the Grandstand at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $45 and $55.
WCCO At The Fair
You can check out live newscasts from WCCO-TV at noon, 4, 5, 6 and 10 p.m. and get autographs from your favorite TV personalities.
WCCO-TV Autograph Schedule
12:30-1:30 p.m.: Angela Davis, Mike Augustyniak, Natalie Kane
6:30-7:30 p.m.: Frank Vascellaro, Amelia Santaniello, Mark Rosen