MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The state fair is a few months away, but one fair is right around the corner.

The state’s first official “Art Fair” is this weekend in Edina.

The 49th Annual Edina Art Fair has been ranked #1 in Minnesota and as one of the top fine arts fairs in the nation.

Each year, the air features the top 300 fine artists from Minnesota, the U.S. and Canada. And this year the featured artists is Kristi Abbott, a Minnesotan  by way of Australia.

The fair takes place Friday, June 5 through Sunday, June 7. Admission is free and the event will take place rain or shine. Visit from 10 am. to 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

For more information, visit the Edina Art Fair online.