The following information applied to the 2017 fair. We'll update 2018 details in the spring and summer!

App-based ride services, such as Uber and Lyft, have two designated drop-off and pick-up points (see a map for locations):
• On the northeast end of the fairgrounds near Snelling & Hoyt (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.

Get $15 off your first ride by entering code MNSTATEFAIR when you sign up at https://get.uber.com/ (New Uber users only. Expires Sept. 18 at 11:55 p.m.).

Get 30% off two Lyft rides, up to a $5 savings on each ride, by using code MNSTATEFAIR when you sign up at www.lyft.com/signup (New users only. Valid Aug. 24-Sept. 7)