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IMPORTANT NOTE: The following information pertains to the 2017 Minnesota State Fair.
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Aug 2017

24

Thu

Today is Thrifty Thursday: Experience Science, Technology, Engineering, Math through hands-on activities at Dan Patch Park provided by SciMath MN. Mighty Midway & Kidway discounts all day!

Aug

24

10:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 10:00 am

Pollinator Puppet Show

Aug

24

11:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 11:00 am

Let's Talk About Violets!

Aug

24

12:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 12:00 pm

Planting for Pollinators

Aug

24

1:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 1:00 pm

Starting Seeds Indoors

Aug

24

2:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 2:00 pm

Straw Bale Gardening All Over This Planet!

Aug

24

3:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 3:00 pm

Sustainable Yards & Gardens

Aug

24

4:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 4:00 pm

Garden Art: Let the Budding Artist Flower Out of You

Aug

24

5:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 5:00 pm

Food Justice and Environmental Justice

Aug 2017

25

Fri

Today is Governor's Fire Prevention Day: Catch fire safety and life-saving activities throughout the fairgrounds. Early Bird Specials until 1 p.m. at Mighty Midway & Kidway.

Aug

25

10:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 10:00 am

Sustainable Resilient Lazy Gardening

Aug

25

11:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 11:00 am

Let's Talk About Violets!

Aug

25

12:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 12:00 pm

Sustainable Humane Pest Control

Aug

25

1:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 1:00 pm

Straw Bale Gardening All Over This Planet!

Aug

25

2:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 2:00 pm

Mushrooms of Minnesota

Aug

25

3:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 3:00 pm

Unlocking the Secrets to Soil Health

Aug

25

4:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 4:00 pm

Creating a Night Garden

Aug 2017

26

Sat

Today is 4-H Day: Visit the barns and animal competition areas to celebrate 4-H. See displays and performances in the 4-H Building. Local television and radio stations bring live broadcasts, activities and more to Dan Patch Park as part of Hubbard Broadcasting Day.

Aug

26

10:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 10:00 am

Garden Art: Let the Budding Artist Flower Out of You

Aug

26

11:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 11:00 am

Growing Apples in Minnesota

Aug

26

12:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 12:00 pm

Planting for Pollinators

Aug

26

1:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 1:00 pm

Hydroponic Gardening the Very Easy Way

Aug

26

2:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 2:00 pm

Growing Garlic in Minnesota

Aug

26

3:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 3:00 pm

Straw Bale Gardening All Over This Planet!

Aug

26

4:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 4:00 pm

Hydroponic Gardening the Very Easy Way

Aug

26

5:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 5:00 pm

How to Host Mason and Leaf Cutter Bees

Aug 2017

27

Sun

Today is Minnesota Cooks Day:See culinary demonstrations at Dan Patch Park. Visit the animals early – the Cattle, Sheep & Poultry and Swine Barns close at 5 p.m. today.

Aug

27

10:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 10:00 am

Tree and Shrub Planting

Aug

27

11:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 11:00 am

Growing Apples in Minnesota

Aug

27

1:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 1:00 pm

Hydroponic Gardening the Very Easy Way

Aug

27

2:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 2:00 pm

How to Arrange Beautiful Gladiolus

Aug

27

3:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 3:00 pm

Hydroponic Gardening the Very Easy Way

Aug

27

4:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 4:00 pm

Garden Art: Let the Budding Artist Flower Out of You

Aug

27

5:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 5:00 pm

Straw Bale Gardening All Over This Planet!

Aug 2017

28

Mon

Today is Seniors, Kids Day & Minnesota State Patrol Day: Don't miss State Patrol Day at Expo Place. Mighty Midway & Kidway discounts all day!

Aug

28

10:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 10:00 am

Backyard Composting

Aug

28

11:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 11:00 am

Backyard Composting

Aug

28

12:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 12:00 pm

Straw Bale Gardening All Over This Planet!

Aug

28

1:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 1:00 pm

Unlocking the Secrets to Soil Health or The Dirt on Dirt at The Dirt!

Aug

28

2:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 2:00 pm

Handcrafted Christmas Ornaments: Just Add Kids

Aug

28

3:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 3:00 pm

The Amazing Story of Corn

Aug

28

4:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 4:00 pm

From the Corn Row to the Show

Aug

28

5:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 5:00 pm

Managing Tomato Diseases

Aug 2017

29

Tue

Today is Military Appreciation Day: Activities and displays at Expo Place salute military organizations and celebrate the 100th anniversary of the 34th Red Bull Infantry Division. Family fun at Dan Patch Park. Early Bird Specials until 1 p.m. at Mighty Midway & Kidway.

Aug

29

10:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 10:00 am

Pruning Young Trees and Old Shrubs

Aug

29

11:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 11:00 am

Successful Composting

Aug

29

12:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 12:00 pm

Blueberries in Your Backyard

Aug

29

1:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 1:00 pm

Story of Seed, Feed and Flour Sacks

Aug

29

2:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 2:00 pm

Straw Bale Gardening All Over This Planet!

Aug

29

3:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 3:00 pm

The Monarch Butterfly: Conservation of the State's Favorite Insect

Aug

29

4:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 4:00 pm

Garden Art: Let the Budding Artist Flower Out of You

Aug

29

5:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 5:00 pm

Turning Beer into Food

Aug 2017

30

Wed

Today is Read and Ride Day: Celebrate reading with stage shows and family fun at Dan Patch Park brought to you by your public libraries. Mighty Midway & Kidway discounts all day.

Aug

30

10:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 10:00 am

Top 30 Native Plants for Your Garden

Aug

30

11:00 am

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 11:00 am

Pollinator Puppet Show

Aug

30

12:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 12:00 pm

How to Host Mason and Leaf Cutter Bees

Aug

30

1:00 pm

State Fair Buildings -> Agriculture Horticulture Building 1:00 pm

Straw Bale Gardening All Over This Planet!

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My State Fair

Create your personal planner of everything you want to see and do at the Minnesota State Fair this year!

For example: Search by the date you will be attending the fair. All the events happening on the fairgrounds for that specific day will unfold. Click in the My Fair box and a green check mark will appear. When you are done, simply click on the "View My State Fair" button to view or print your personal schedule!