The very best Minnesota has to offer in livestock, creative arts, farm products and school projects can be found at the Minnesota State Fair.
The concessions and exhibits department is responsible for selecting concessionaires and exhibitors for the annual 12-day exposition. If you are interested in making a commercial presentation at the Minnesota State Fair can learn more about becoming a vendor.
The guest services department provides State Fair visitors with information and services to help make the most of each fair visit. Concerns may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions may be directed to email@example.com. This department also handles special recognition programs such as Century Farms and 50 Year Awards.
The Employment Center handles employee recruitment for full-time, seasonal, and fair-time employment positions. The Minnesota State Fair employs a full-time staff of nearly 80 people year-round, seasonal staff added in spring and summer, and fair-time staff who begin work on the opening day of the fair. The Employment Center staff will work to help you find a job that suits your skills and talents, but there is no guarantee that a position will be available for every applicant.
Submissions for the 2015 Minnesota State Fair are no longer being accepted.
To be considered for the 2016 Minnesota State Fair, please submit your promotional materials to the entertainment department after October 1, 2015. You may send your EPK and web site links via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or if you prefer, mail to:
Minnesota State Fair/Entertainment
1265 Snelling Ave. N.
St. Paul, MN 55108
Promotional materials may include your CD, DVD, video or audio tape, photo, references and background information. Any promotional materials submitted will be kept on file and will not be returned. Due to the high volume of submissions, you will only be contacted if more information regarding your submission is required.
The Entertainment Division supervises booking and production of entertainment at the following venues:
The marketing and communications department handles the advertising, public relations and media inquiries for the Minnesota State Fair. The department also handles promotional events:
The Minnesota State Fair operates an independent midway. If you are interested in presenting a ride, game or other similar attraction at the 2015 State Fair, please contact our events and attractions staff at (651) 288-4473.
Whether your company's goal is brand awareness or increased corporate visibility, the Minnesota State Fair is the ideal platform to reach over 1.8 million potential customers in 12 days. Learn more about becoming a Minnesota State Fair sponsor.