IMPORTANT NOTE: The following information pertains to the 2017 Minnesota State Fair.
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PARK FREE, RIDE FREE

Free rides from 8 a.m. to midnight. (Note: Most Grandstand shows end between 10 & 11 p.m.) Buses run regularly. Times vary depending on traffic and crowds.

Buses drop off at either Gate #5, Gate #9 or the State Fair Transit Hub. See a map of the Transit Hub.

Please note: No RV parking or overnight is permitted in these lots.

Every Day

Aug. 24 – Sept. 4

*Open Sundays at 1 p.m.

1Bethel University Anderson Center
2 Pine Tree Dr., Arden Hills, MN 55112
Pine Tree Drive, one block south of County Road E

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

2Catholic United Financial
3499 Lexington Ave. N., St. Paul, MN 55126
Lexington Avenue, two blocks south of County Road E

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

3Presbyterian Church of the Way*
3382 Lexington Ave. N., Shoreview, MN 55126
Lexington Avenue, three blocks south of County Road E

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

4Trinity Lutheran of Lake Johanna*
3245 New Brighton Rd., St. Paul, MN 55112
New Brighton Road, north of County Road D

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

5Roseville Covenant Church*
2865 Hamline Ave. N., St. Paul, MN 55113
Hamline Avenue & County Road C2

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

6Christ Temple Church*
2651 Hamline Ave. N., Roseville, MN 55113
Hamline Avenue, & County Road C

NOTE: This lot is not available in 2017. Please use alternate lots.
 

7UNISYS
2295 Walnut St., Roseville, MN 55113
Walnut Street & County Road B2 (Terminal Road)

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

8Church of Corpus Christi*
2131 Fairview Ave. N., Roseville, MN 55113
Southwest corner of County Road B and Fairview Avenue

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

9Wilder Foundation
451 Lexington Parkway N., St. Paul, MN 55104
Lexington Parkway and University Avenue

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

10Gloria Dei Lutheran Church*
700 Snelling Ave. S., St. Paul, MN 55116
On Snelling Avenue, one block north of Ford Parkway

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

11Ford Plant
Half mile south on South Mississippi Boulevard from Ford Parkway

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

Wheelchair Accessible Buses subject to availability
Bike racks available at parking lots

12U of M Minneapolis Campus (NOT AVAILABLE THURSDAY, AUG. 31)
Various surface lots near TCF Bank Stadium along 6th Street SE and 8th Street SE open at 8 a.m. daily. 4th Street Ramp opens 4 p.m. weekdays and 8 a.m. weekends & Labor Day

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

See a map of the U of M Minneapolis Campus Park & Ride lots.

Wheelchair Accessible Buses subject to availability

13Grace Church of Roseville*
1310 W. County Rd. B2, Roseville, MN 55113
County Road B2, one block east of Hamline Avenue

Drops off and picks up outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Avenue.

Wheelchair Accessible Buses subject to availability
Bike racks available at parking lots

14Roseville Area High School
NOT AVAILABLE MONDAY, AUG. 28 AND THURSDAY, AUG. 31
AVAILABLE AFTER 6 P.M. ON TUESDAY, AUG. 29

1240 W. County Rd. B2, Roseville, MN 55113
County Road B2, east of Hamline Avenue

Drops off and picks up outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Avenue.

15St. Christopher's Episcopal Church*
2300 Hamline Ave. N., St. Paul, MN 551113
East of Hamline Ave. & north of Hwy. 36

Drops off and picks up at the fair outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Ave.

16Calvary Church*
2120 Lexington Ave. N., Roseville, MN 55113
On Lexington Avenue, south of County Road B

Drops off and picks up outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Avenue.

17New Life Presbyterian Church*
965 Larpenteur Ave. W., Roseville, MN 55113
Larpenteur Avenue and Victoria Street

Drops off and picks up outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Avenue.

18Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church*
1669 Arcade St., St. Paul, MN 55106
Arcade Street (Hwy. 61) and Larpenteur Avenue

Drops off and picks up at the fair outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Ave.

Wheelchair accessible parking exclusively for persons with disabilities and their companions

19Oscar Johnson Arena
(Wheelchair accessible parking exclusively for persons with disabilities and their companions.)
1039 De Courcy Circle, St. Paul, MN 55108
North of Energy Park Drive, east of Snelling Avenue

Drops off and picks up outside the Como Loop (Gate #9) on Como Avenue.

Bike racks available at parking lots

27MN Dept. of Education
1500 Hwy. 36, St. Paul, MN 55113
East of Target, north of County Road B (Pascal Street & Commerce Street)

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.
NOTE: This location is listed incorrectly on the Metro Transit brochure as only weekend & Labor Day Service. The MN Department of Education Park & Ride lot is available all 12 days of the State Fair.

Weekdays Only

Aug. 24-25, Aug. 28–Sept. 1 (No Labor Day Service)


20Centennial United Methodist Church
1524 County Rd. C2 W., St. Paul, MN 55113
On County Road C2, one block east of Snelling Avenue

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

Every day EXCEPT Saturdays

*Open Sundays at 1 p.m.
 

Wheelchair Accessible Buses subject to availability

21St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church*
2048 Hamline Ave. N., St. Paul, MN 55113
On Hamline Avenue, two blocks south of County Road B

Drops off and picks up outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Avenue.

Weekends & Labor Day

Aug. 26-27, Sept. 2-4


22I-35W & Co. Rd. C Ramp
2000 Iona Lane, Roseville, MN 55113
Parking ramp east of I-35W at County Road C & Cleveland Avenue

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

23Roseville Corporate Center
2700 E. Snelling Service Dr., Rosedale, MN 55113
East of Snelling Avenue & north of Co. Rd. C

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

24Waters Edge
1500 County Rd. B2 W., Roseville, MN 55113
On County Road B2, east of Snelling Avenue

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

25Rosedale Towers
1700 S. Hwy. 36 Service Dr., Roseville, MN 55113
North of County Road B, west of Snelling Avenue

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

26Roseville Professional Center
2233 Hamline Ave. N., St Paul, MN 55113
On Hamline Avenue, south of Highway 36

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

28Broadway East & West
West of Industrial Boulevard, south of I-35W, exit 22

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

29Children's Home Society
1605 Eustis St., St. Paul, MN 55108
On Eustis Street, north of Como Avenue

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

30HealthPartners
2500 Como Ave., St. Paul, MN 55108
Southeast corner of Como Avenue & Highway 280

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

31Saint Paul College
235 Marshall Ave., St Paul, MN 55102
On Marion Street, south of I-94

Drops off and picks up at the Transit Hub at the west end of the fairgrounds.

32Merrill Corp.
1 Merrill Circle, St. Paul, MN 55108
North of Energy Park Drive, east of Snelling Avenue

Drops off and picks up outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Avenue.

Bike racks available at parking lots

33Bandana Square
1021 Bandana Blvd. E., St. Paul, MN 55108
North side of Energy Park Drive, east of Snelling Avenue

Drops off and picks up outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Avenue.

34ETC
1450 Energy Park Dr., St. Paul, MN 55108
South of Energy Park Drive, east of Snelling Avenue

Drops off and picks up outside the gate on East Dan Patch (Gate #5) across Snelling Avenue.

2017 PARK & RIDE MAP


2016 State Fair Park and Ride Map

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Wheelchair access icon with yellow border

Wheelchair accessible parking exclusively for persons with disabilities and their companions.

Wheelchair access icon

Accessible buses subject to availability.

Bicycle icon

Bike racks available at parking lots.

QUICK LINKS:

MSF Metro Transit Bus Brochure

The State Fair Metro Transit Brochure with bus service schedule can be viewed and printed using Adobe Acrobat Reader version 5 or higher. Download the most current Acrobat Reader by clicking here.