Pre-fair discount admission tickets for the 2018 Minnesota State Fair are on sale NOW for just $11. Purchase tickets online or call Etix at (800) 514-3849.

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Pre-fair discount tickets are valid for any age guest (age 5+) on any day of the fair. Children under 5 are always free!

Note: A pre-fair discount admission ticket cannot be used to cover the cost of vehicle parking.

The tickets available online are valid for regular fair-time admission on any day of the 2018 Minnesota State Fair, Aug. 23-Sept. 3. 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.


Print a free card to give with your gift of State Fair admission tickets! This card prints in color on one side of an 8 1/2" x 11" sheet of paper. Fold paper in half and then in half again to create your card!


Purchase Grandstand tickets online as they go on sale.