Photo of fireworks exploding over the MSF street car arch near the West End Market, gate 16

IMPORTANT NOTE: The following information pertains to the 2016 Minnesota State Fair.
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During the State Fair, taxi drop off and pick up is located at the Loop Gate (#9), on Como Avenue on the south side of the fairgrounds, O33 on the State Fair map.


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Uber has two designated drop-off and pick-up points:

  • On the northeast end of the fairgrounds near Snelling & Hoyt avenues
    (Gate #2 at 1806 Hoyt Ave.)
  • Outside the northwest end of the fairgrounds
    (University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus CECC turnaround at 1890 Buford Ave.)