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Aug. 26 – Labor Day, Sept. 6, 2021

110 Days 21 Hours 54 Mins

Animals

Cattle

Please note: This information has not yet been updated for 2021. Please check back in the spring and summer! From the Moo Booth to the Cattle Barn to the Coliseum and everywhere in between, beef and dairy cattle can be found all 12 days of the fair. If you’re looking to see cattle of every […]

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Horses

Please note: This information has not yet been updated for 2021. Please check back in the spring and summer! A wide variety of horses can be seen every day throughout the fair, and it’s your opportunity to learn about these majestic creatures up-close. Find horses daily in the Horse Barn, but be aware of early […]

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Llamas & Alpacas

Please note: This information has not yet been updated for 2021. Please check back in the spring and summer! Llamas and alpacas are some of the coolest creatures to walk the fairgrounds, and you can see them up close beginning Wednesday, Sept. 2 in the Horse Barn and Compeer Arena. And stop by the insanely […]

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Pets & Other Critters

Please note: This information has not yet been updated for 2021. Please check back in the spring and summer! 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 […]

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Poultry

Please note: This information has not yet been updated for 2021. Please check back in the spring and summer! Head on over to the Poultry Barn to witness some of the coolest – and noisiest – animals on the fairgrounds. 2019 Poultry Barn Hours Thursday, Aug. 22: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23: […]

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Rabbits

Take a trip down to the livestock area to see some of the cutest and furriest animals – the rabbits. 4-H rabbits can be found in the Sheep & Poultry Barn the first four days of the fair. To see a sampling of various breeds of rabbits, check out the Hop, Flop & Sniff Rabbit […]

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Sheep & Goats

Please note: This information has not yet been updated for 2021. Please check back in the spring and summer! Baaaaa! Our wooly sheep friends are at the fair all 12 days. Find them in the Sheep Barn! 2019 Sheep Barn Hours Thursday, Aug. 22: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23: 9 a.m. to […]

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Swine

Please note: This information has not yet been updated for 2021. Please check back in the spring and summer! A trip to the fair isn’t complete without seeing the traditional largest boar, which is on display all 12 days of the fair in the Robert A. Christensen Pavilion. While you’re there, see the various breeds […]

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