Collage of people working at the Minnesota State Fair

JOIN US!

Be part of Minnesota’s greatest celebration!

  • Earn money fast
  • Receive free fair admission
  • Make great friends
  • Gain valuable experience
  • Ride a free shuttle to the fairgrounds
  • Enjoy 12 days of fun

FAIR-TIME OPPORTUNITIES (Aug. 24-Sept. 4)

  • Ticket selling
  • Ticket taking
  • Parking
  • Retail sales
  • Food service
  • Games
  • Sanitation
  • Barn attendant
  • More

We’ll work with you to find the perfect position!

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 16 years of age or older
  • Must be available to work all 12 days of the fair, Aug. 24-Sept. 4, 2017
  • Must come to the Employment Center to meet with a screener

HOW TO APPLY
 

If you've applied to or worked at the State Fair before, there is no need to re-register. Simply stop by the Employment Center to reactivate your registration.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Get more helpful information on applying and working at the fair on our FAQ page.

FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT

Currently, there are not any full-time positions available. Resumes are only accepted when they are submitted for a specific open position. Stay tuned to this page for potential open positions.

EMPLOYMENT REGISTRATION:

PLEASE NOTE: If you registered or worked from 2007-2016, you do not need to re-register. Please visit in the Employment Center to reactivate your registration starting June 5.

Begin Registration


EMPLOYMENT CENTER

HOURS
(No appointment needed)

June 5 - July 28
Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed June 23 & July 4

July 31 - Aug. 18
Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Aug. 19
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Aug. 20
Closed

Aug. 21-23
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Aug. 24 & 25
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


EMPLOYMENT CENTER LOCATION
1129 Cathlin Street
St. Paul, MN 55108

See a map of how to get to the Employment Center.

For directions, see our Frequently Asked Questions.


QUESTIONS?
employment@mnstatefair.org
(651) 288-4475