The Minnesota State Fair is always 12 days of fun ending Labor Day.

  • Aug. 25 - Sept. 5, 2016
  • Aug. 24 - Sept. 4, 2017
  • Aug. 23 - Sept. 3, 2018

Daily schedules of fair-time activities are available to view online in mid-August. You can also use our online, searchable Fun Finder to find out what's happening at the fair.

Non-fair events are held on the fairgrounds throughout the year, and a list is provided on this calendar.