2010 Blue Ribbon Bargain Book

IMPORTANT NOTE: The following information pertains to the 2014 Minnesota State Fair.
Please check back in the spring for information on the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together.

FIRST PLACE IN SAVINGS - BLUE RIBBON BARGAIN BOOK!
Now featuring 25 additional coupons!

2012 Blue Ribbon Bargain Book cover

The 2014 Blue Ribbon Bargain Book offers 150 coupons with more than $900 in savings on food, merchandise and attractions! 

During the fair, books may be purchased for $5 at State FairWear Gift Shops and State Fair Foundation Souvenir Kiosks on the fairgrounds. Books purchased during the fair support the mission of the State Fair Foundation.

Blue Ribbon Bargain Book

3rd Lair Skatepark $5 off any item over $15 Located at The X-Zone,
Murphy Ave. and Underwood St.
Airbrushed Tattoos $3 off any airbrushed tattoo OR $3 off any airbrushed hat or T-shirt (Doesn’t apply to airbrushed caricatures or henna tattoos) Located on the east side of Cooper St. between Randall Ave. and Wright Ave.
Al’s Subs & Malt Shop $2 off one chocolate or vanilla malt
OR buy one soft serve cone and get one FREE
Located on east side of Nelson St. between Carnes Ave. & Dan Patch Ave.
Alton’s Wings & Bar-B-Que $1 off one mini pulled pork sandwich with BBQ and coleslaw Located in the Warner Coliseum, northeast side
Andy’s Grille $2 off one breakfast egg croissant (served until 11 a.m.)
OR $2 off one hot ham & cheese sandwich
Located on Carnes Ave. west of DNR Building
Askov Greenhouse & Nursery $1.25 off one 1.75 gram package of Minnesota Sun Mix wildflower seeds OR 30% off any children’s book or sticker book Located in the Dairy Building, center aisle
Ball Park Cafe $2.25 off one order of garlic fries
OR $2.25 off one order of jalepeño poppers
Located on Underwood St. outside The Garden
Bamboo Imports Minnesota Inc. $8 off a 6-piece set of 535 gsm bamboo face towels OR buy one 535 gms bamboo bath towel and get the second one free Located in the Merchandise Mart on south wall
BBQ Baked Potato $2 off one baked potato with pulled pork Located on Cooper St. behind Bandshell
BigDog Corndogs $2 off one foot-long corndog Located on Underwood St., south of Ye Old Mill AND on Underwood St. & Randall Ave.
Blue Moon Dine-In Theater $1.50 off one order of Comet Corn Located on Carnes Ave. & Chambers St.
Boulevard Grill $2 off one 1/3 lb. cheeseburger Located in the Warner Coliseum, west side
Bridgeman’s Ice Cream $2 off one State Fair hot fudge brownie sundae OR $2 off one State Fair muffin sundae (blueberry or strawberry topping only) Located on north side of Judson Ave. between Liggett St. and Clough St.
Café Caribe $2 off one order of crab cakes (two lightly seasoned crab cakes with a Cajun dipping sauce) Located on Carnes Ave. & Clough St.
Caramel Apple Sundae $1.25 off one serving of caramel apples in-a-dish (Also available with vanilla or cinnamon ice cream for an additional $1)
OR buy one bottled water and get a second for $1.25
Located in Carousel Park, east of Grandstand Ramp
Caribbean Heat $5 off one 5 oz. bottle of Marie Sharp hot sauce Located in International Bazaar, east wall
Caribbean Smoothies $2 off one large smoothie OR $2 off a chocolate fruit kabob Located on Liggett St. in front of Horse Barn
Cat Purrrniture 30% off any one cat toy on-a-stick OR 15% off a Purrrniture order

Located in the Pet Center, north wall

Chicago Dogs $2 off any style hot dog OR $5 off one “Chicago 6 Pak”
(2 hot dogs, 2 small soft drinks and 2 bags of chips or 2 pickles)
Located in The Garden
Cinnamon Roasted Nuts $1.50 off one 4 oz. cone of cinnamon-roasted almonds Located in International Bazaar, south wall
Cinnie Smiths $2.50 off one large cup of Cinnie Smiths gourmet mini cinnamon rolls Located at Murphy Ave. & Underwood St.
Coasters $3.25 off one prime rib sandwich with fries Located on Liggett St. & Carnes Ave.
Corndogs/Lemonade $2 off one footlong corndog Located on Liggett St. & Carnes Ave.
Dairy Bar $1.50 off a one-flavor 16 oz. milk shake - choice of chocolate, strawberry, pineapple or vanilla (no substitutions) Located inside Food Building, south wall
Danielson & Daughters Onion Rings $1.50 off one order of onion rings Located between Underwood St. & Cooper St. outside Food Building, south wall
Delicious Potato Skins $2 off one order of buffalo chips Located inside Food Building, south wall
Diamond Willow Dreams $4 off one hot dog roasting fork Located in the Upper Grandstand, center aisle
The Dog Perk $2 off one dog bandana
OR buy one dog biscuit on-a-stick and get one FREE
Located in the Pet Center, north center aisle
El Sol Mexican Foods $3 off one bean & beef burrito OR buy one bean & beef burrito and get a second bean & beef burrito for $4 Located outside southwest corner of Food Building off Underwood St.
Exotic Everest Imports $8 off bags and purses priced $22 and up Located in International Bazaar, north side
Falafel King $2 off one falafel on-a-stick Located inside Food Building, southeast corner
Famous Dave’s Barbeque $3 off one famous Georgia pork sandwich Located on West Dan Patch Ave. & Chambers St.
Fan HQ Collectibles $5 off your choice of one Minnesota baseball T-shirt OR buy an authentic Metrodome seat for $10 Located in the Lower Grandstand
Farmers Union Coffee Shop $2 off one 12 oz. Minnesota Farmers Union Frappé Located on Dan Patch Ave. in Farmers Union Building
Fish & Chips Seafood Shoppes $2.50 off your choice of fish & chips, shrimp & chips or clams & chips Located inside Food Building, northwest corner AND on Liggett St., south of Mighty Midway
Flax Seed $10 off one 40 oz. Flakes O’ Gold Located in the Dairy Building, center aisle
Flora’s Dress Emporium $3 off one pair of 1.5-carat cubic zirconia studs Located at West End Market
FootHuggers Sock Company $5 off one pair of FootHuggers Comfort Socks Located in the Upper Grandstand
Foot-Long Hot Dogs $2 off one foot-long hot dog
OR buy one foot-long hot dog and get one 16 oz. soft drink FREE
Located on Cosgrove St. between Fine Arts & 4-H Buildings AND on the corner of Carnes Ave. & Nelson St. AND on the corner of Judson Ave. & Clough St.
French Crêperie $2.50 off one breakfast, lunch or dinner crêpe Located on Carnes Ave. across from WCCO Radio
French Meadow Bakery & Café $1 off one scone (no topping) OR buy one sandwich and receive a 16 oz. coffee FREE OR buy one fresh fruit-filled scone and receive a 16 oz. beverage FREE Located on Carnes Ave. & Underwood St., across from WCCO Radio
Fresh French Fries $2 off one regular-size order of french fries Located on north side of Judson Ave. between Underwood St. & Nelson St. AND on east side of Liggett St. between Carnes Ave. & Dan Patch Ave.
“Fresh-Squeezed” Lemonade Booth $1.50 off one 16 oz. or 33 oz. “fresh-squeezed” lemonade Located outside Food Building, south wall
Fried Fruit $1.75 off one mixed fried fruit on-a-stick
OR $1.75 off one fruity tooty smoothie
Located in Carousel Park, east of Grandstand Ramp
Frontier Bar $3.50 off one Yosemite SAMwich Located on south side of Carnes Ave. between Clough St. and Liggett St.
Funk and Rose Leather $3 off one leather billfold Located at West End Market
Funnel Cakes $2 off one regular funnel cake with your choice of powdered sugar or cinnamon sugar Located in the Food Building, east wall
Gadgets 4 You $4 off one inflatable solar lantern
OR buy one and get 50% off a second like item
Located in the Lower Grandstand
Gem Mountain Studio $11 off one birthstone ring on a chain Located in the Upper Grandstand
German Specialty Imports 50% off porcelain or glass limited edition ornaments
OR buy one and get one FREE!
Located in the International Bazaar, east wall
Giggles’ Campfire Grill $2.50 off one order of Giggles’ world-famous walleye cakes (two walleye cakes served with Giggles’ special sauce) Located at Cooper St. & Lee Ave. in The North Woods
Granny’s Kitchen Fudge Puppies $1.50 off one original Fudge Puppy Located at Underwood St. & Carnes Ave., outside Food Building
Great Dog Co. $4 off on 1/2 lb. bag of Great Dog Beef Scaps Located in the Dairy Building, center aisle
Green Mill $2 off one slice of pizza OR buy one slice of pizza and get the second slice FREE! Located at Family Fair in Baldwin Park
Gridiron Outdoor Sauces $3 off any one bottle of Gold Rush Premium Mustard Sauce
OR $3 off any one of Tombstone, Cripple Creek or Sierra Madre Hot Sauce
Located on the south side of Judson Ave. between Liggett St. and Clough St.
Gyros by G&G Concessions $4 off one Mega Greek gyros sandwich OR buy one regular Greek gyros and get one regular Greek gyros half off! Located on Underwood St. and Randall Ave., southeast corner
Hamline Dining Hall $3.75 off one cheeseburger (no sides) Located on north side of Dan Patch Ave. between Underwood St. & Cooper St.
Hand-Dipped Corn Dogs $2 off one “sweet corn” corn dog Located on west side of Cosgrove St. between Wright Ave. and Dan Patch Ave.
Hansen’s Amusement Foods $2 off two breakfast sausage corndogs Located on north side of Judson Ave., west of Liggett St.
Hawaiian Shaved Ice $2 off one large shaved ice OR $4 off two large servings Located on Dan Patch Ave., east of Visitors Plaza
Henna Art by Sole Shine $5 off any $15 design OR get a FREE henna balm with the purchase of any $25 henna design Located at The X-Zone, Murphy Ave. & Underwood St.
Holy Land Deli $2 off one gyro on-a-stick OR buy one gyro on-a-stick and get one gyro on-a-stick FREE! Located in the International Bazaar, south wall
Hurricane 2 tickets off one ride on the Hurricane Located on Mighty Midway
ICANDY Sugar Shoppe $2 off one fudge on-a-stick OR buy one fudge on-a-stick and get one FREE! Located in Carousel Park, east of Grandstand Ramp
ICE-AME $6 off one wool/cotton ski hat Located in the International Bazaar, south side
I Like You $6 off one awesome T-shirt OR buy any two T-shirts and get the third FREE Located at West End Market
Isabel Burke’s Olde Tyme Taffy $4.50 off one mega-size taffy tub Located outside Food Building, south wall
Jacobs Lefse $2 off one package of lefse Located in the Creative Activities Annex
JDI Sports 30% off one pair of sunglasses OR buy one pair of sunglasses and get one pair FREE! Located in the Merchandise Mart, north wall
The Jerky Shoppe $1 off one snack stick OR buy two regular-priced snack sticks and get one FREE Located in the Lower Grandstand
J.R. Watkins $3.99 off one 6 oz. Watkins black pepper OR $3.99 off one Watkins pain relief spray Located at West End Market
Kamikaze 3 tickets off one ride on the Kamikaze OR 2 people ride for the price of 1 person Located on Mighty Midway
Kidway $8 off one $25 sheet of 30 ride & game tickets for Mighty Midway AND/OR Kidway  
Leimon’s Pizzeria $2 off one slice of pizza OR buy one slice of pizza at the regular price and get a second slice FREE Located on Mighty Midway
Lisa Nelson Designs.com 50% off sterling silver or Swarovski crystal earrings or pendant charm OR buy one pair of sterling silver or Swarovski crystal earrings or pendant charm and get one FREE! Located in the Lower Grandstand
Love From Minnesota 50% off one sweatshirt Located on the north side of Dan Patch Ave. between Underwood St. & Cooper St.
L’Paige Lipstick $2.75 off one tube of L’Paige long-lasting lipstick OR buy one tube of L’Paige lipstick and get one colored lip gloss with vitamin E and jojoba oil FREE! Located in the Upper Grandstand
Luigi Fries $1.50 off one Luigi Italian Ice
OR buy one Luigi Italian Ice and get one FREE!
OR buy one Luigi food item (Luigi fries, hot dago on-a-stick or Luigi deep-fried peppers) and get one Luigi Italian Ice FREE!
Located on Carnes Ave. & Nelson St.
Magnum 2 tickets off one ride on the Magnum Located on Mighty Midway
Manny’s Tortas $2 off one Hawaiian torta Located in the Food Building, just inside entry doors off Cooper St.
Mexican Hat $2 off one mini taco salad Located on Chambers St. & Dan Patch Ave.
Midway Grill $3 off one foot-long corndog OR buy one foot-long corndog and get one FREE! Located on Mighty Midway
Mighty Midway $8 off one $25 sheet of 30 ride & game tickets for Mighty Midway AND/OR Kidway  
Mike’s Hamburgers $1.50 off one hot dog OR $1.50 off one 33 oz. jumbo soft drink Located at Carnes Ave. & Nelson St.
Mini Melts/Wonder Bars $2.50 off one large bowl of mini melts OR $1 off one wonder bar Located on east side of Cooper St. between Randall Ave. & Wright Ave.
Minnesota Lamb & Wool Producers $6 off one pair of Northland wool socks Located in the Dairy Building, west wall
MN State Fair Foundation $3 off one official 2014 Minnesota State Fair Commemorative Art Poster Various locations
MN State FairWear Gift Shops $5 off the regular price of T-shirts sized S-XL, $6 off the regular price of T-shirts sized XXL-XXXL Located on Dan Patch Ave. in Visitors Plaza AND in Warner Coliseum AND at the West End Gate AND in Lower Grandstand, east entrance
Minnesota Wine Country $3 off any food item Located on Underwood St. between Carnes Ave. & Judson Ave.
Monty’s Traveling Reptile Show $1 off one admission Located on east side of Nelson St. between Judson Ave. and Carnes Ave.
Nail Art $11 off one deluxe stamping nail art set Located in the Merchandise Mart, east center aisle
Netterfield’s Food Court $1.50 off one 16 oz. lemonade or cheese on-a-stick Located on Cooper St. across from Kidway
Netterfield’s Popcorn Stand $2 off one large homemade caramel corn Located behind Bandshell on Cooper St.
New Country Bonsai Gardens 30% off lucky bamboo Located in the Merchandise Mart, east wall
No Power No Problem 50% off one power stick
OR buy one power stick and get one FREE!
Located in the Lower Grandstand
Oasis Aqua Massage $5 off a 9-minute Aqua Massage
OR $5 off any regular-priced massage
Located in the Creative Activites Annex, west wall
O’Garas at the Fair $2 off one order of reuben bites Located on southwest corner of Dan Patch Ave. & Cosgrove St.
Okongo Enterprises $13.50 off one maxi dress Located in the International Bazaar, south side
Old Time Portraits $10 off initial portrait of one person OR 50% off mats and posters Please visit an information booth or search the MerchSearch for exact location.
Ollie’s Crab Fritters $2.25 off one order of crab fritters Located at Murphy Ave. & Underwood St.
Orange Treet Booth $1.50 off one 16 oz. or 33 oz. “fresh-squeezed” Orange or Strawberry Treet Located outside Food Building, south wall
Orbiter 2 tickets off one ride on the Orbiter Located on Mighty Midway
Ordway A Christmas Story: The Musical for $40 (including fee) on December 2 or 3 at 7:30 p.m. OR buy one adult tickets and get one child’s ticket FREE for December 14 only. Restrictions apply Located in the Lower Grandstand, east end
Panda Palace $2 off one order of spring rolls OR buy any two sides for $7.50 Located in the International Bazaar, northeast corner
Patinella’s Chicken Grill $2.50 off one deluxe chicken and rice bowl Located under Grandstand Ramp, near lower level entry doors
Peters Hot Dogs $1.50 off one deli dog Located on Underwood St. & Wright Ave. at Kidway AND inside the Food Building, west wall
Pizza Shoppe $1.50 off one slice of pizza OR $5 off one whole pizza Located in the Food Building
Playland Arcade $2 off one set of souvenir color photos Located on southeast corner of Carnes Ave. & Nelson St.
Polarized Clip-Ons $3 off one jumbo eyeglass cleaning kit OR $4 off any $14.99 sunglass reader in stock OR eyeglass neck cords 2 for $1 Located in the Warner Coliseum, east side
Pretzel Factory $2 off one oven-fresh soft pretzel Located on west side of Nelson St. between Carnes Ave. & Judson Ave.
Quesadilla Junction $1.25 off one quesadilla Located at Murphy Ave. & Underwood St.
R&R Ice Cream $2 off one cup of ice cream OR $1 off one bottle of Dasani Water Located on southeast corner of Underwood St. & Randall Ave.
Ragin Cajun $2.25 off one order of your choice: steak, pork chop or chicken on-a-stick Located in The Garden, west wall
Rainbow Ice Cream $1.75 off one small sno cone OR $1.25 off one small popcorn OR $1.50 off one small soda pop Located in the Upper Grandstand, southeast corner
RC Cola Booth $1.50 off one large soft drink Located at Underwood St. & Dan Patch Ave.
Rice Kristie Bars $2 off one original Rice Kristie Bar OR $1 off one specialty Rice Kristie Bar Located on Carnes Ave. near Underwood St.
Root Beer Barrels 75¢ off one 16 oz. root beer OR buy one 16 oz. or 20 oz. root beer and get one of the same size FREE! Five locations around the fairgrounds
Roseberry Children’s Boutique Save $10 on select hand-knit children’s sweaters Located in the International Bazaar, north wall
Route 66 Roadhouse Chicken $1.50 off any one food item Located in the Food Building, northwest corner
Rusty Cowgirls - Get Lit! $1.50 off one $5 ornament OR buy one ornament and get a second one FREE! Located in the Warner Coliseum, north side
Rutana’s Hot Apple Dumplings $2 off one hot apple dumpling with ice cream OR $1 off one jumbo (32 oz.) specialty float Located on Randall Ave. in front of Progress Center
Sabinos Pies $1.50 off one slice of pepperoni or sausage pizza Located in the Warner Coliseum, north side
Sadie’s Frozen Custard $2 off one hot fudge custard sundae
OR $2 off one orange blast
Located on Judson Ave. & Clough St.
The Sandwich Stop $3 off one Monte Cristo Sandwich Located on Clough St. between Carnes Ave. & Judson Ave.
Shanghaied Henri’s $1.25 off one 20 oz. soda
OR buy one 20 oz. soda and get one FREE!
Located in the International Bazaar, north wall
Shaved Ice $2 off large shaved ice OR 2 medium shaved ice for $7 Located at the southwest corner of Judson Ave. and Liggett St.
The Shrimp Shack $2 off one order of popcorn shrimp
OR $1 off a small fresh-squeezed lemonade
Located on Underwood St. & Carnes Ave.
Simply Nuts $3 off one pound of Secret Peanuts butter toffee peanuts
OR $2 off one pound of cinnamon almonds
Located in the Warner Coliseum, southeast side
Smokey’s Charbroiler $1 off Smokey’s char-grilled 1/4 lb. bacon cheeseburger Located at Murphy Ave. & Underwood St.
Smoothies and Jurassic Corn Dogs $1.50 off one strawberry smoothie
OR $1 off one red velvet funnel cake
Located on Murphy Ave. across from Pet Center
Snack House $1.25 off one all-beef hot dog Located in the Warner Coliseum, south side
Soaps $10 off one gallon of foamy soap OR buy three 8 oz. bottles and get one FREE! Located in the Lower Grandstand
Spin Magic $5 off one spin art T-shirt or $2 off a spin art record Located at The X-Zone, Murphy Ave. and Underwood St.
Sportswear- Martin Wholesale Group $3 off one ladies jacket Located in the Upper Grandstand, northwest corner
Starberi Frozen Yogurt $2.50 off one large order of frozen yogurt Located near southwest corner of Liggett St. & West Dan Patch Ave.
State Fair Taffy $3.50 off one 1 lb. box of salt water taffy Located on east side of Cosgrove St. outside of Education Building
Steichen’s Grocery - Deli $1.25 off one fresh made-to-order breakfast sandwich (7-10:30 a.m.) OR $3.75 off one fresh made-to-order full meal deal: deli sandwich, bag of chips, small potato salad, pickle wedge and a 12 oz. soda (all day) Located in the Commissary, southeast end
The Strawberry Patch $2 off one strawberry shortcake OR buy two strawberry shortcakes for $6 Located on Liggett St., east side of Horse Barn
Sugar Shack $1.50 off one bag or cone of cotton candy OR buy one bag at full price and get a bag or cone for 50% off Located on Mighty Midway
Sweets & Treats $1 off one fresh hand-dipped caramel apple Located on north side of Dan Patch Ave. & Cooper St. AND on Underwood St. & Wright Ave. at Kidway
Taxco Imports $2 off one sterling silver band 3 mm. wide OR $3 off a “Poncho” or “Baja” jacket Located in the International Bazaar, north side
Tejas Express $2.50 off one full order of guacamole and chips OR $2 off a full order of nachos with jalapeños Located in The Garden, north wall
Televac Products $1 off a handwriting analysis Located in the Lower Grandstand
Texas Steak Out $2.55 off one Tater Dog OR $2 off one large lemonade Located on Underwood St. across from Little Farm Hands
Toe Ring Time 50% off select styles OR 10% off all other styles Located at The X-Zone, Murphy Ave. & Underwood St.
Triple H Australian Wear 40% off oilskin caps Located in the International Bazaar, south wall
Tri-State Bobcat $3 off one S300 1/32 scale Bobcat toy OR purchase any Bobcat toy at regular price and get second toy of equal or lesser value for 50% off Located on west side of Underwood St. between Wright Ave. & Dan Patch Ave.
Tysk Concessions: Caramel Apples, Cotton Candy, Sno Kones $1.25 off one regular-size bag of cotton candy OR $1.25 off one sliced Granny Smith apple with caramel Located at Randall Ave. between Cooper St. & Underwood St.
USA Golf Games $2 off the purchase of five Mega Putts OR buy five putts for $4 and get five putts FREE! Located in the Upper Grandstand
Veggie Pie $1.25 off one bowl of sliced ripe watermelon Located in the Food Building, south wall
Vegie Fries $1.50 off one order of vegie fries or potato n’ onion fries OR $1 off one lemonade, iced tea or “Arnie Palmer” blend Located on Dan Patch Ave. in front of Visitors Plaza
Walleye On-A-Stick $2.50 off one order of catfish in-a-boat OR $1.25 off one 20 oz. birch beer soda Located in the Food Building, southeast corner
Water Bumper Boats 2 tickets off one ride on the Water Bumper Boats Located on Mighty Midway
West End Creamery $2.50 off any flavor ice cream float, including our famous “Orange Rush” OR buy one jumbo ice cream float and get one FREE! Located at West End Market
Western Edge $5 off one Western web belt OR buy one belt at regular price and get a second belt of equal or lesser value at half price Located on Judson Ave., between Liggett St. & Clough St.
West Indies Soul Food $1.50 off one 22 oz. Caribbean Lemonade OR 75¢ off one 10 oz. cup of Jamaican Blue Mountain Coffee Located in the International Bazaar, south wall
Wild Rice Specialties $2 off one wild rice and beef cheeseburger Located in the Food Building, northeast corner
Winky the Whale 2 tickets off one ride on Winky the Whale Located at Kidway
World’s Greatest French Fries $2.50 off one regular-size serving of skin-on fresh-cut fries Located on southwest corner of Dan Patch Ave. & Underwood St.
You Name It Toys $10 off any name or theme puzzle Located in the Upper Grandstand