Minnesota State Fairgrounds
The 129th St. Paul Winter Carnival is in full swing this weekend. Most carnival events will take place in downtown St. Paul, in and around Rice Park and the Landmark Center, but some are taking place at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
Preparations for the St. Paul Winter Carnival are well underway. Crews are out at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds Saturday prepping snow for the snow sculpture competition next weekend.
With school out for MEA, hundreds of students will spend the night outside, raising awareness for homelessness. They will be taking part in Cardboard Box City at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
It’s Thursday, and that means it’s time to set into stone your plans for an entertaining weekend. This week’s suggestions from Jason Matheson include jazz for adults and a new ride for the kids.
A temporary impound lot is now open in St. Paul at the state fairgrounds after the threat of flooding closed the city impound lot. St. Paul police said via Twitter, the lot is at the north end of the fairgrounds. Police are asking drivers to enter the fairgrounds from Hoyt Avenue off Snelling Avenue.
Pets, and the humans who love them, will take over the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this Saturday! Pet-A-Palooza is a free event that features some 30 exhibitors and 40 rescue and adoption groups.
Comic book fans are expected to fill the Grandstand at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this weekend. The Midwest Comic Book Association is holding its 2014 SpringCon on Saturday and Sunday.
If you’re a cheese enthusiast, you’ll want to head to the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this weekend. The Minnesota Cheese Festival is this weekend and it offers a ton of tasty varieties from several local vendors.
Minnesota hot rods and race cars are on display this weekend at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. It’s one of the oldest custom car shows in America. More than 100 local artists and collectors have their custom vehicles on display.
Wisconsin may be known for its cheese, but Minnesota lays claim to one of the country’s largest locally produced cheese festivals. This weekend you can sample some of the best mozzarella at the Minnesota Cheese Festival on the State Fairgrounds.
Looking to get your fix for muscle cars and classic cars this weekend? You’ll want to head to the Minnesota State Fairgrounds for the Car Craft Summer Nationals. Some of the hottest cars will be on display as more than 5,000 American beauties will be at the show this weekend.
Dog owners have a lot to look forward to in the Twin Cities this weekend. The Minnesota State Fairgrounds is serving as host to the annual Pet-a-Palooza festivities. It’s a huge event for pets on Saturday in the Twin Cities metro.
The lunchtime crowd in downtown St. Paul will get a taste of what’s in store at the 40th annual “Back to the Fifties” Weekend. More than a dozen street rods will rev their way to Mears Park on Thursday.
Comic book fans will converge on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this weekend for the Midwest Comic Book Association’s SpringCon.
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