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Fairgrounds Events Calendar — Info Subject To Change

33 Upcoming Events (1 - 15 of 33 Events)

Friday, January 28 - 30, 2022

Legacy Luau Gymnastics Invitational

Description

The 11th Annual Legacy Luau Gymnastics Invitational will showcase Levels 3-5 • Bronze, Silver and Gold and Levels 6-10 • Diamond and Platinum.

Hours

Friday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

For more information, visit www.gymlegacy.com.

Friday, January 28 - Sunday, February 6, 2022

Minnesota State Snow Sculpting Competition

Description

Organized by the Saint Paul Vulcans, Vulcan Snow Park takes place on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds during the Saint Paul Winter Carnival.

Come play in the snow and enjoy amazing snow sculptures!

Location

Kidway Lot

Hours

Competition:
Jan. 28 - 29: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Jan. 30: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. (winners announced at 1 p.m.)
Snow Sculpture Viewing:
Jan. 31 - Feb. 4: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Admission

Free

For more information, visit www.mnsnowpark.com.

Sunday, January 30, 2022

St. Paul Winter Carnival Fire & Ice Run/Walk

Description

The in-person NoK, 5K and 10K PLUS a NEW Kid’s Run will be held on Sunday, January 30th, 2022 at 8:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. Join us for a beautiful run or walk past the Vulcan Snow Park and a wintry Minnesota State Fairground.

Hours

8:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.

Admission

Kid’s Run:
11/12-1/30: $20.00
5K or 10K:
11/12-12/31: $40.00
1/1-1/21: $50.00
1/22-1/30: $60.00
NoK (Pay to not run):
11/12-12/31: $35.00
1/1-1/30: $50.00

For more information, visit www.wintercarnival.com.

Saturday, February 12 - 13, 2022

2022 Gina Morri Invitational

Description

Tenth Annual Gina Morri Invitational in memory of Gina Cerise Morri.

Hours

Saturday: 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Admission

Adults (17+): $20
Seniors: $15
Kids (6-16): $10
Kids (5 and under): Free

For more information, visit www.midwestgymnastics.com.

Saturday, February 19, 2022

12th Annual Winter Beer Dabbler

Description

Winter Beer Dabbler, the Midwest's biggest and best winter beer festival, will make its return to the Fairgrounds on February 19, 2022. Enjoy food trucks, music, and more all while tasting unlimited samples of craft beer and cider from across the U.S.

Location

Midway Lot

Hours

3 – 6:30 p.m. (early access begins at 2 p.m.)

Admission

General Admission: $55 + fees
Early Access: $75 + fees
Designated Driver: $20 + fees

For more information, visit beerdabbler.com.

Friday, February 25 - 27, 2022

Twin Cities Regional Science Fairs

Description

Students who attend school (public, private, charter, home school) in Hennepin, Ramsey, Washington, and Dakota Counties who are in grades 6-12 are invited to participate. There are three ways for a student to participate. See event website for details

Hours

Friday, Feb 25: 1 - 10 p.m.
Saturday, Feb 26: Volunteers only
Sunday, Feb 27: 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Admission

Free

For more information, visit tcrsf.net.

Friday, March 4 - 6, 2022

George's Minnesota Muskie Expo

Description

George’s Minnesota Minnesota Muskie Expo is a fishing show for muskie anglers. The show includes seminars, retailers, resorts, factory reps, lures, rods, reels, maps, publications, muskie guides, reproductions, boats, kids zone and much much more.

Hours

Friday: 2 - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, visit mnmuskieexpo.com.

Thursday, March 24 - 27, 2022

Saint Paul Osman Shrine Circus

Description

The annual 3-ring Shrine Circus returns to the State Fairgrounds in 2022. Their traditional circus features animals, aerialists, clowns, and other great attractions all at family friendly prices.

Hours

Thursday: 10:30 a.m. & 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Sunday: 10:30 a.m. & 3:00 p.m.

Admission

Reserved Seating: $20-$35
Children (2 years old & younger): Free
Opening Night: $10 (all seats)
Please visit www.osmancircus.com to view available discounts. Tickets may be purchased online, at 1-800-8-CIRCUS or at the door.

For more information, visit www.osmancircus.com.

Saturday, April 2 - 3, 2022

GSTA Rod & Custom Spectacular Car Show

Hours

Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Admission

Adults $15 (16 and over), Children (7-15) $5, 6 and younger are Free Discount coupons available on GSTA website.

For more information, visit www.gstarod-custom.com.

Thursday, April 14 - 16, 2022

Minnesota Horse Expo

Description

This event is a combination of speakers, vendors, horses and more. The 2022 Minnesota Horse Expo will feature 2 PRCA Rodeo performances.
Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16 at 7:30 pm in the Coliseum.

Location

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Complex

Hours

Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Admission

Expo Tickets at the Gate
Adults (13-61): $13.00, All 3 Days - $35.00
Seniors (62+): $ 9.00, All 3 Days -$25.00
Youth (6-12): $ 9.00, All 3 Days - $25.00
Child (5 & under): FREE
Tickets available online at mnhorseexpo.org

For more information, visit www.mnhorseexpo.org.

Friday, April 22 - 24, 2022

Munchkin Markets Children's Consignment Sale- Spring

Description

Munchkin Markets, is a children's consignment sale selling pre-loved and new children's clothing and accessories appropriate for the upcoming season. You will also find a unique variety of quality toys, books, high chairs, swings, strollers and more!

Hours

Friday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Admission

Early Bird Shopping: $5/person

For more information, visit www.munchkinmarkets.com.

Saturday, April 23 - 24, 2022

Body Mind Spirit Expo

Description

Explore our incredible selection of the nation's finest psychics and mediums, the best in alternative health, wellness tools, products and resources. So bring a friend & enjoy an insight filled weekend with us!

Hours

Saturday, April 24: 10am - 6pm
Sunday, April 25: 10am - 5pm

Admission

$12/person for the weekend

For more information, visit bmse.net.

Antique Spectacular Show & Flea Market - Spring

Description

250 dealers offer a unique blend of antique furniture, collectables and outdoor flea market items. Interested dealers can visit the website for contracts or call Prime Promotions.

Hours

Saturday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Admission

Adults: $7
Children (12 & under): Free

For more information, visit www.mnantiqueshows.com.

Friday, April 29 - Sunday, May 1, 2022

Sahara Sands Spring Classic

Description

The Sahara Sands Spring Classic Arabian Horse Show attracts competitors from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota, and South Dakota to compete in various classes including English pleasure, reining, dressage, hunter, western & native costume.

Location

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Complex

Hours

Friday, April 30: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday, May 1: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday, May 2: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

For more information, visit www.saharasands.org.

Saturday, April 30, 2022

51st AHS Walk for Animals