MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Here’s a look at four things to do on Saturday, Sept. 5.
Number 1: Avett Brothers At The GrandstandREAD MORE: Person In California Becomes 1st Case Of Omicron COVID-19 Variant Identified In US (CBS Sacramento)
They’ll be playing the State Fair with special guest Preservation Hall Jazz Band.
The show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $35 and $45.
Number 2: Pole Vaulting In Minneapolis
Brit’s Pub in downtown is holding their second-annual pole vaulting competition.
They say it’s probably the only such competition held on a pub’s rooftop in the world.
Seventeen of the nation’s best men and women pole vaulters will be competing for the $5,400 prize.
There will be seven competitions throughout the day starting at 9:30 a.m.READ MORE: After Getting Boost From Stephen Colbert, Redmon's Popcorn Closes Following Visit By Health Inspectors
Admission is free.
Number 3: MetaCon In Minneapolis
MetaCon returns to Minneapolis for a three-day comic and sci-fi convention.
There are hundreds of different events like a costume contest, video gaming, live music and dancing.
MetaCon is at the Hyatt Regency for Saturday and Sunday.
It costs $30.
Number 4: Future Farmers Day At The Fair
Take a trip through the barns and check out the animal competitions.
Students from grades 9 through 12 will have their livestock judged. And, of course, there is also the Miracle of Birth Center, which is full of baby animals to see.MORE NEWS: 'It's A Lot Of Loyalty': Twins Officially Announce 7-Year, $100M Extension For Byron Buxton
It’s all at the Great Minnesota Get-Together this weekend.