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The State Fair has all the entertainment, food, fun and interesting vendors and more that you could... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bemidji, Minnesota
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Everything MN rolled into a fantastic 10 opportunity to try the most interesting foods, meet the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Always 12 days of fun ending Labor Day, the Great Minnesota Get-Together welcomes nearly 2 million guests annually to a world-class showcase of livestock, agriculture, horse, art, talent and creative activities competitions; 500 food items; 900 free...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1265 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, MN 55108-3099
+1 651-288-4400
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Every year we look forward to attending the Minnesota State Fair. It provides a variety of activities for everyone in the family. Great way to spend time with family and friends.

10  Thank KetanDeshpandeMN
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Reviewed 22 October 2015

The state fair is like a giant outdoor mall. If you have tolerance to walking a mall endlessly then you will like this!

2  Thank Jenny B
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The State Fair has all the entertainment, food, fun and interesting vendors and more that you could ever want all in one place.

Thank ArynColleen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything MN rolled into a fantastic 10 opportunity to try the most interesting foods, meet the best folks and see best of.... You can enjoy rides, visit wondrful educational exhibits, learn about the basics of agriculture, horticulture, home making, and all the best entrepreneurial businesses...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was hot and sunny, but we were able to find decent parking (at least to us) and walked in. We liked the rodeos and barrel races in the cool pavilion and saw the butter queens. Also indulged in the deep fried Twinkies and the...More

Thank Claudia L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fair has something for everyone. Kids, rural to urban adults. Fun and education at the same time.

Thank 1janetm1
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the Twin Cities around Labor Day weekend or the week before, do NOT miss the Minnesota State Fair! There is nothing like it anywhere. Be prepared to eat a lot of great food, watch a lot of free entertainment and do...More

Thank Kent B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have lived in St Paul on my life and going to the Minnesota State Fair is an annual pilgrimage. Fabulous people-watching, a wonderful assortment of Good Eats, and experiences. The miracle of birth center is fantastic. All around, a good place to bring family...More

Thank backboneqi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent shuttle organization, had a perfectly delicious thirst quenching, sights so many! and informative to learn and see so much; Abundant Bravos to You, Our MN State Fair planners indeed!

Thank marymc282016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food, entertainment (a lot of it free) and fun things to buy! This is a fair that should not be missed. Don't let the crowds scare you, get there early and enjoy the day. You will be amazed at how much there is to see...More

Thank SusanA1650
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family had a wonderful time at the State Fair. It was exciting, educational, and a lot of fun. We particularly like all the wonderful different kinds of food that we can have and not pay any attention whatsoever to our diet!

Thank PTH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a yearly tradition and one not to be missed especially in the five state region-- the best!! food, rides, entertainment -- BIG!!

Thank seetheworld010
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Kathleen L
11 August 2018|
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Response from TerrySt_Paul_MN | Reviewed this property |
Yes the fair is handicap accessible. Some rides probably are not, but exhibits are.
Heather M
7 August 2018|
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Response from annieshouse2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Shuttle parking from the Mall of America across from the East parking ramp. I'm sure it will be well marked. Come early, though; the shuttle lots tend to fill very quickly.
Marie S
3 August 2018|
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Response from LeannL54 | Reviewed this property |
Never in my times of going to Fair. I would suggest going into Google or whatever search engine you use and put in MN State Fai