Buy regular-priced Minnesota State Fair admission tickets to print at home or scan from a mobile device. NOTE: Tickets on sale beginning Aug. 24 at 5 a.m.
The tickets available online are valid for regular fair-time admission on any day of the 2017 Minnesota State Fair, Aug. 24-Sept. 4. Please note that admission discounts are available at the entrance gates on several special deal days throughout the fair's run; admission pricing may be less expensive if you purchase admission at the gate. No refunds will be given if you purchase regular-price tickets online and discover you qualify for a discount at the gate. (Children under 5 are always admitted for free.)
Note: Tickets purchased at the gate are valid for that day only (they cannot be used on another day).
* Discount applies to active military, spouses and kids; retired military and spouses; and military veteran and spouses when they purchase a ticket at the gate and present valid documentation of military service.
** Discount applies to public library cardholders who purchase a ticket at the gate and present a valid library card (one discount per card).
Thursday, Aug. 24 - Monday, Sept. 4
Gate Ticket Booth Hours:
6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
6 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Labor Day
6 a.m. to midnight
6 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Labor Day
Purchase Grandstand Concert Series tickets:
Located at the east Grandstand Plaza
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.