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Aug. 25 – Labor Day, Sept. 5, 2022

55 Days 18 Hours 5 Mins

Blue Ribbon Bargain Book

What is the Blue Ribbon Bargain Book?

The Blue Ribbon Bargain Book, sponsored by Minnesota Lottery, features 100 coupons with huge savings on food, merchandise and attractions valid all 12 days of the fair! Check out the list of this year’s coupons!


$5 per book

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Where to Purchase

Books are available online now! Please allow two weeks for processing and delivery. Please note: orders will not be fulfilled until late June.

Additionally, you can buy Blue Ribbon Bargain Books at the fairgrounds ticket office Aug. 1-24; and at participating Cub stores and many locations in Greater Minnesota and Hudson, Wis., July 17-Aug. 24 (while supplies last).  Learn more about where to purchase books.

During the fair, Blue Ribbon Bargain Books can be purchased for just $5 at State FairWear Gift Shops and Bargain Book & State Fair Poster Carts (while supplies last). Check out a State Fair map. Books purchased during the fair support the mission of the Minnesota State Fair Foundation.

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