Daily Guide To The State Fair: Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018The eighth day of the fair is Seniors Day. Carousel Park features The State’s Largest Senior Stretch & Stroll, plus health & wellness programming on stage.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018Today is Read and Ride Day at the Minnesota State Fair.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018Tuesday is Military Appreciation Day at the State Fair!
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Monday, Aug. 27, 2018Today, the first Monday of the fair, is Seniors, Kids & Minnesota State Patrol Day.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018Today, the fourth day of the fair, is Minnesota Cooks Day at the Minnesota State Fair. See culinary demonstrations by Jorge Guzman (Brewer’s Table at Surly Brewing Co.), Olivier Vrambout (L’Etoile du Nord), Ruhel Islam (Gandhi Mahal), and many more at Carousel Park all day.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018Today, the third day of the fair, is 4-H Day at the Minnesota State Fair. Visit the barns and animal competition areas to celebrate 4-H, and check out all the displays and performances as well.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Friday, Aug. 24, 2018The second day of the Minnesota State Fair is Governor's Fire Prevention Day. You can catch fire safety and life-saving activities throughout the fairgrounds.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018Today kicks off the beginning of the Minnesota State Fair, and it is Thrifty Thursday. Admission prices are reduced all day, and many merchandise and food vendors offer special Thrifty Thursday bargains for all fair guests.
2016 Minnesota State Fair Sets Overall Attendance RecordOfficials with the Minnesota State Fair said Tuesday that a total of 1,943,719 attended the Great Minnesota Get-Together, breaking the overall record set in 2014.
Labor Day Marks The Last Hurrah Of 'The Great Minnesota Get-Together'The Minnesota State Fair ends when the last fireworks show comes to a close at about 9 o'clock Monday night. It also signals the end of hours and hours of work for people who make sure the fair is everything it can be.
Check Out These Bird's-Eye Views Of The Fair!There are a lot of ways to see the fair, but there is nothing like seeing it all from the sky! Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak show all the ways you can get a bird's-eye view of The Great Minnesota Get-Together!