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Aug. 24 – Labor Day, Sept. 4, 2023

201 Days 23 Hours 47 Mins



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The Minnesota State Fair Horse Show features a variety of horse breed and horse discipline competitions. The following links provide information that includes entry fees, judge lists, show schedules and more.

General Information

Related Links

Links will become available as information is finalized.

  • 2023 Draft Horse Schedule (PDF)
  • 2023 Miniature Horse Schedule (PDF)
  • 2023 Walking Horse Schedule (PDF)
  • 2023 WSCA Schedule (PDF)
  • 2023 Hunter & Jumper Schedule (PDF)
  • Draft Horse Show Livestreams (link)

Rules for Entry

The horse show premium book and entry forms are available in June. Information is also available by mail; contact the competition department and indicate which category you are interested in.

REGISTRATION: By entering online, entry and W-9 forms will be filled out electronically. Registration and payment for entries online will be available for all divisions beginning June 19. No late entries may be submitted via the online registration process. Entries may also be submitted via mail. Payment must be submitted at time of entry; if you do not pay, your entries are not accepted.

Online registration will absolutely close at midnight on Friday, Aug. 4.

For further information, please contact or 651-288-4417.