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Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2024

60 Days 9 Hours 28 Mins

Fairgrounds Events Calendar — Info Subject To Change

29 Upcoming Events (1 - 15 of 29 Events)

Friday, June 21 - 23, 2024

MSRA Back to the 50's

Description

The 50th Annual Back to the 50's Car Show will feature over 10,000 street rods and custom cars along with commercial vendors, swappers, crafters, entertainment and much more.

Hours

Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sunday: 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Admission

Advanced Tickets: $13.00 (can be purchased beginning in June at participating NAPA Auto stores in MN and western WI)
At the Gate: $15.00 (cash only)
Children (15 and under): Free with a paid adult

For more information, visit msrabacktothe50s.com.

Classic Car MarketPlace

Description

Classic car and truck sale. Open to all vehicle years - from a 1902 Oldsmobile to a 2023 Ford GT.

Location

Miracle of Birth Center

Hours

Friday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Admission

No charge with MSRA admission

For more information, visit www.classiccarmarketplace.com.

Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Machinery Hill Criterium Race Series

Description

Endurance Promotions provides chip timing systems and race management for bicycle, nordic skiing, inline and running races.

Hours

5-9 p.m.

For more information, visit www.endurancepromotions.com.

Wednesday, June 26 - 29, 2024

Tanbark Cavalcade of Roses Horse Show

Description

This show features world, national and state champions. There will also be a silent auction to benefit We Can Ride and other organizations, and the show will host a special "Pink Ribbon" class to benefit The Susan G. Komen.

Location

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Complex

Hours

Wednesday: 10:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Thursday: 10:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Friday: 10:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10:30 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.
Daily end times are around 10:00 p.m

Admission

Free

For more information, visit www.tanbarkshow.com.

Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Machinery Hill Criterium Race Series

Description

Endurance Promotions provides chip timing systems and race management for bicycle, nordic skiing, inline and running races.

Hours

5-9 p.m.

For more information, visit www.endurancepromotions.com.

Wednesday, July 10 - 14, 2024

MAQHA Corporate Challenge

Description

Horse show that is AQHA/NSBA/MQHA approved.

Location

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Complex

Hours

Wednesday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Admission

Free

For more information, visit www.maqhacorporatechallenge.com.

Saturday, July 13 - 14, 2024

MAC Autocross MOWOG Series

Description

Explore the limits of your car and your driving skills while having fun and competing against your friends.

Hours

7:15 am to 8:00 am - Event check-in (all drivers MUST check-in)
7:30 to 9:00 am - Course walking
7:30 am to 8:30 am - Tech inspection
8:15 am to 8:30 am - Novice Course Walk
9:00 am - Drivers meeting
9:30 am - First car off

Admission

Advance Registration (through 06/09/23):
$35 MAC members
$40 Non-members

Late/Day of Event Registration (06/10/23 or later):
$45 MAC members
$50 Non-members

For more information, visit mnautox.motorsportreg.com.

Friday, July 19 - 21, 2024

Street Machine Nationals

Description

The Street Machine Nationals features high-performance street machines, hot rods and street trucks from coast-to-coast, all on display. The Performance Marketplace will also showcase products from industry leaders offering special show-pricing.

Hours

Friday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission

Online Prices (Through July 18):
1-Day Adult (ages 13+): $13
Weekend Pass Adult (ages 13+): $23 (Only Available online in advance)

Tickets at Gate (July 19-21):
1-Day Adult (ages 13+):$20

Children 12 & Under are Free!

For more information, visit www.streetmachinenationals.net.

Tuesday, July 23, 2024

Machinery Hill Criterium Race Series

Description

Endurance Promotions provides chip timing systems and race management for bicycle, nordic skiing, inline and running races.

Hours

5-9 p.m.

For more information, visit www.endurancepromotions.com.

Saturday, July 27, 2024

Totally Rad Vintage Fest

Description

Totally Rad is back with the summer vintage party of the year! Over 70 vintage vendors bringing all the 80's, 90's and Y2k vintage plus all the fun you know and love from Totally Rad - the Vintage Arcade, Throwback Photo Ops, Rad Rewind Museum and more!

Location

Grandstand

Hours

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission

Early Bird (access at 8:30 a.m.): $25 in advance
General Admission (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.): $8 in advance, $12 day of event

For more information, visit totallyradvf.com.

Thursday, August 1 - 4, 2024

North Central Reining Futurity & Derby Show

Description

The Reining Horse show features some of the premier professionals. These young horses are fun to watch because of the remarkable maneuvers they do at such a young age. Some of the nation's best riders will be competing for over $60,000 in prize money.

Location

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Complex

Hours

Thursday: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Admission

Free

For more information, visit www.ncrha.com.

Friday, September 6 - 28, 2024

Ramsey County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Description

Many household products contain hazardous materials. Bring these items to Ramsey County's free household hazardous waste collection sites for safe disposal. Located in the lot south of Como Avenue.

Location

Block 56

Hours

Fridays: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturdays: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, visit www.ramseycounty.us.

Friday, September 13 - 16, 2024

Minnesota 4-H Horse Show

Description

Statewide horse show and knowledge competition for qualifying members of the 4-H Horse Program. The State 4-H Horse Show is the largest youth show in Minnesota. It is organized, managed and funded by the Minnesota 4-H Horse PDC and volunteers.

Location

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Complex

Hours

Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.*
Saturday: 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.*
Sunday: 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.*
Monday: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.*

*Times are approximate

Admission

Free

For more information, visit extension.umn.edu.

Saturday, September 14, 2024

Citywide Drop-off Event

Description

The City partners with local district councils to organize annual community drop-off events to help Saint Paul residents properly get rid of large refuse items and recyclable materials. Located in the parking lot on the north end of the fairgrounds.

Hours

Drop-Off Times: 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

For more information, visit www.stpaul.gov.

Model Railroad Show & Sale

Description

Over 200 tables of new and used scale models; Toy Trains HO, O, 027, N, S, & Z scale plus Antiques, Collectibles, Tools, Books, Videos, Toys, Buildings, Magazines, Prints, Posters, Photos and more!

Location

Education Building

Hours

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Admission

Adults (8+): $7
Children (7 & under): Free

For more information, visit www.tcmrm.org.