Workers at a state fair concession

JOIN US!

Be part of Minnesota’s greatest celebration!

  • Earn money fast
  • Receive free fair admission
  • Make great friends
  • Gain valuable experience
  • Get free parking and shuttle to fairgrounds
  • Enjoy 12 days of fun

FAIR-TIME OPPORTUNITIES

  • Ticket Selling
  • Ticket Taking
  • Parking
  • Retail sales
  • Food service
  • Games
  • Sanitation
  • 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. 27 - Sept. 7, 2015
  • Must come to the Employment Center to meet with a screener

HOW TO APPLY

  1. Submit online registration form.
  2. Go to the Employment Center to activate your registration. No appointment needed.
  3. Meet in-person with Employment Center staff to be screened and discuss open positions.
  4. If a position matches your skills, experience, education and availability, you can be referred to a fair department or vendor for a possible interview.
  5. The Employment Center will contact you to arrange an interview if they think you are a good match.
  6. If the department or vendor offers you a position, you will discuss employment details with them.

Online registration opens May 4, 2015.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Get more helpful information on applying and working at the fair. Click here for FAQ.

EMPLOYMENT CENTER:

  • Activate your online registration.
  • Be screened.
  • Get referred for an interview if you’re a good match for an open position.

2015 HOURS
(No appointment needed.)

Monday-Friday
June 1 to July 24: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

(Closed June 19 & July 3)

Monday-Friday
July 27 to Aug. 21: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Saturday
Aug. 22: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

(Closed Sunday, Aug. 23)

Monday-Wednesday
Aug. 24 to 26: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Thursday-Saturday
Aug. 27 to 29: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


LOCATION
1129 Cathlin Street
St. Paul, MN 55108

Get a map showing the Employment Center location.

For directions, see our Frequently Asked Questions.


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