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Aug. 23 – Labor Day, Sept. 3, 2018

5 Days 5 Hours 44 Mins

Blue Ribbon Bargain Book

What is the Blue Ribbon Bargain Book?

The Blue Ribbon Bargain Book features 150 coupons with huge savings on food, merchandise and attractions valid all 12 days of the fair! See a list of the 2018 Blue Ribbon Bargain Book coupons!


  • $5 per book

Where to Purchase

Before the Fair

Books can be purchased in person at the State Fair ticket office beginning June 4, as well as at select Cub locations in the Twin Cities metro area and at locations in greater Minnesota and Hudson, Wis. beginning June 24 through Aug. 22.

During the Fair

Books can be purchased at State FairWear Gift Shops and Bargain Book & State Fair Poster Carts. Books purchased during the fair support the mission of the Minnesota State Fair Foundation.