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Aug. 25 – Labor Day, Sept. 5, 2022

219 Days 17 Hours 5 Mins

Animals

Cattle

The following information has not been updated for 2022. Please check back in the spring and summer for updates. If you’d like to receive State Fair news, sign up for our email list. From the Moo Booth to the Cattle Barn to the Coliseum and everywhere in between, beef and dairy cattle can be found […]

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Horses

The following information has not been updated for 2022. Please check back in the spring and summer for updates. If you’d like to receive State Fair news, sign up for our email list. A wide variety of horses can be found most days throughout the fair, and it’s your opportunity to learn about these majestic […]

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Llamas & Alpacas

The following information has not been updated for 2022. Please check back in the spring and summer for updates. If you’d like to receive State Fair news, sign up for our email list. Llamas and alpacas are some of the coolest creatures to walk the fairgrounds, and you can interact with them up close beginning […]

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Pets & Other Critters

Our fine feathery, furry and scaly friends also gather at the Great Minnesota Get-Together! Look up, down and all around the fairgrounds for birds of prey flying demonstrations, 40 species of Minnesota fish in the DNR Fish Pond, can-do canines and adorable purebreds, and come eye to eye with butterflies and dozens of reptiles. Pet […]

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Poultry

The following information has not been updated for 2022. Please check back in the spring and summer for updates. If you’d like to receive State Fair news, sign up for our email list. Head on over to the Poultry Barn to witness some of the coolest – and noisiest – animals on the fairgrounds. 2021 […]

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Rabbits

The following information has not been updated for 2022. Please check back in the spring and summer for updates. If you’d like to receive State Fair news, sign up for our email list. Take a trip down to the livestock area to catch some of the cutest and furriest animals – the rabbits. 4-H rabbits […]

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Sheep & Goats

The following information has not been updated for 2022. Please check back in the spring and summer for updates. If you’d like to receive State Fair news, sign up for our email list. Baaaaa! Our wooly sheep friends are at the fair all 12 days. Find them in the Sheep Barn! 2021 Sheep Barn Hours […]

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Swine

A trip to the fair isn’t complete without checking out the traditional largest boar, which is on display all 12 days of the fair in the Robert A. Christensen Pavilion. While you’re there, check out the various breeds of swine on display – and potentially in competition! Also in the Christensen Pavilion is the Oink […]

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