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Fairgrounds Events Calendar — Info Subject To Change

41 Upcoming Events (1 - 15 of 41 Events)

Saturday, May 14 - 22, 2022

Twin Cities Auto Show

Description

The 49th Twin Cities Auto Show, presented by the Greater Metropolitan Automobile Dealers Association of Minnesota, will be at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, May 14-22, 2022.

Location

Fairgrounds

Hours

Saturdays: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Sundays: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday: 4 - 9 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Admission

Adults (Ages 16+): $15.00 online ($20 on-site)
Teens (Ages 11-15): $5.00 online and on-site
Children (10 and under): FREE!
Half Price Wednesday, May 18, 10:00 am – 9:00 pm: $10.00

For more information, visit twincitiesautoshow.com.

Sunday, May 22, 2022

Riders & Ribbons Horse Show

Description

Riders & Ribbons are horse shows for riders in lesson programs to test their skills by competing in a safe inspiring environment.

Location

Compeer Arena

Hours

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission

Free to Spectators

Thursday, May 26 - 30, 2022

Kickoff to Summer at the Fair

Description

At this slice of the fair, sponsored by Paddle North, savor State Fair food, raise a glass to a bright summer, tap your toes to live music, enjoy activities for the whole family, shop Minnesota merchants, and more! Tickets are limited per timeslot.

Location

Fairgrounds

Hours

Thursday, May 26: 4:30-9:30 p.m.
Friday, May 27: 4:30-9:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 28: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Saturday, May 28: 4:30-9:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 29: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Sunday, May 29: 4:30-9:30 p.m.
Monday, May 30 (Memorial Day): 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Admission

Tickets are $12.50 each (fees and tax included); children 4 and under are free. Each ticket is valid for a specific day and timeslot. Tickets are on sale and available to the public now.

For more information, visit www.mnstatefair.org.

Sunday, June 5, 2022

GMCCA Car Show & Swap Meet

Description

GMCCA is comprised of twelve car & truck clubs based out of the Minneapolis and St. Paul metropolitan area in Minnesota. In June of each year we hold our GMCCA All-GM Show and Swap Meet on Machinery Hill at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.

Location

North Lots

Hours

7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Admission

Adults: $5
Children (12 & under): Free
Show Vehicles: $15
Vehicles for Sale: $25
Swap Spaces: $25 each

For more information, visit www.gmcca.com.

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Machinery Hill Criterium Race Series

Description

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

Location

Machinery Hill

Hours

5-9 p.m.

For more information, visit www.endurancepromotions.com.

Wednesday, June 8 - 12, 2022

Region 10 AHA Championship Show

Location

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Complex

Hours

8 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily

Admission

Free Public Admission

For more information, visit www.region10arabians.com.

Friday, June 10 - 11, 2022

Viking Motorcycle Show

Description

National meet of the Viking Chapter, Antique Motorcycle Club of America, and the Vintage Japanese Motorcycle Club. Large, indoor and outdoor swap meet. Indoor display of over 150 vintage and antique motorcycles.

Location

Campgrounds

Hours

Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Admission

Adults $8.00, Children 12 & under Free

For more information, visit www.vikingmc.org.

Saturday, June 11, 2022

St. Paul Summer Beer Fest

Description

Saint Paul's biggest beer festival dedicated to craft beers! This outdoor craft beer festival will feature sampling from over 45 breweries in a commemorative tasting glass, live music on two stages, tasty food, and a silent auction benefiting the YMCA.

Location

International Bazaar

Hours

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Admission

VIP: $60
General Admission: $45
Designated Drivers: $15

For more information, visit www.stpaulsummerbeerfest.com.

Saturday, June 11 - 12, 2022

MAC Autocross MOWOG Series

Description

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

Location

Robin Lot

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 06/10/22):
$35 MAC members
$40 Non-members

Late/Day of Event Registration (06/11/22 or later):
$45 MAC members
$50 Non-members

For more information, visit mnautox.motorsportreg.com.

Friday, June 17 - 19, 2022

MSRA Back to the 50's

Description

The 45th 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

Location

Fairgrounds

Hours

Friday: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Sunday: 6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Admission

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

For more information, visit msrabacktothe50s.com.

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Machinery Hill Criterium Race Series

Description

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

Location

Machinery Hill

Hours

5-9 p.m.

For more information, visit www.endurancepromotions.com.

Wednesday, June 22 - 25, 2022

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 Public Admission

For more information, visit www.tanbarkshow.com.

Saturday, June 25 - 26, 2022

Morgan's Motorplex Autocross Competition

Description

First time attending autocross? No worries, take those first day jitters away with a skilled instructor from Gentlemen of Speed. It's a great way to jump into the sport, get solid advice, and have an experience you won't forget!

Location

Robin Lot

Hours

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission

Half Day: $70/person
All Day: $140/person
Spectator: $10/person
Kids (12 & under): Free

For more information, visit morgansmotorplex.com.

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Machinery Hill Criterium Race Series

Description

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

Location

Machinery Hill

Hours

5-9 p.m.

For more information, visit www.endurancepromotions.com.

Saturday, July 2 - 3, 2022

Hmong Festival Parking

Location

Block 55

For more information, visit www.laofamily.org.