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Aug. 26 – Labor Day, Sept. 6, 2021

68 Days 5 Hours 56 Mins

Fairgrounds Events Calendar — Info Subject To Change

29 Upcoming Events (1 - 15 of 29 Events)

Friday, June 18 - 20, 2021

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

Admission

Adults: $12
Children 15 & under Free

For more information, visit www.msra.com.

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Machinery Hill Criterium Race Series

Location

Machinery Hill

For more information, visit www.endurancepromotions.com.

Wednesday, June 23 - 26, 2021

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.

Friday, June 25 - 27, 2021

BMW Ultimate Driving Experience

Description

BMW’s Ultimate Driving Experience is back and better than ever. Now’s your chance to unleash the power of our first ever BMW M440i xDrive Coupe as you drive through our Autocross course or choose from a lineup of BMW models to test on your local streets.

Location

Robin Lot

Hours

8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

For more information, visit udeminneapolis.eventsbmw.com.

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Northland Vintage Toy, Train, Advertising & Pop Culture Show

Description

The 44th annual show features more than 200 vendor tables. Hundreds of collectors from across the nation will be on hand offering unique items along with appraisals for your toy or doll.

Location

Progress Center

Hours

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Admission

Adults: $6
Children (12 & under): Free

For more information, visit www.northlandantiquetoyshow.com.

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Machinery Hill Criterium Race Series

Location

Machinery Hill

For more information, visit www.endurancepromotions.com.

Saturday, July 10, 2021

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 70 breweries in a commemorative tasting glass, live music on two stages, tasty food, and a silent auction benefiting the YMCA.

Location

International Bazaar

Hours

1-5 p.m.

Admission

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

For more information, visit www.stpaulsummerbeerfest.com.

Friday, July 16 - 18, 2021

O'Reilly Auto Parts Street Machine Summer Nationals

Description

All makes and models of two-wheel drive vehicles are invited to join this bash. The crowd-pleasing Burnout Competition, the DYNO Challenge, Pro Builders Shootout, Street Machine Challenge and rolling rods galore will all be a part of the action.

Location

Fairgrounds

Hours

Friday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

For more information, visit www.streetmachinenationals.net.

Saturday, July 17 - 18, 2021

Capitol Classic Horse Show

Location

Compeer Arena

Hours

Saturday: 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 6 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m.

Admission

Free

For more information, visit www.msha.org.

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Minnedemo34 + OnRamp Insurance Accelerator Premiere Night

Location

Kidway Lot

Hours

5 - 11 p.m.

For more information, visit www.eventbrite.com.

Friday, July 23 - 25, 2021

Minnesota Horse Expo

Description

Minnesota's largest equine trade show with vendors in buildings and lining the streets of the Expo grounds, creating an easy access marketplace for anyone wanting to find merchandise related to horses/owners and compare brands, prices and features.

Location

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Complex

Hours

Friday, July 23: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 24: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 25: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission

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
Children (5 & under): FREE

Tickets available online at mnhorseexpo.org

For more information, visit www.mnhorseexpo.org.

Saturday, July 24, 2021

Model Railroad & Hobby Sale

Description

Minnesota's largest hobby sale! More than 200 tables of new & used trains, toys, models, tools and many other hobby or collectable items.

Location

Education Building

Hours

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Admission

Adults: $6
Children (7 & under): Free

For more information, visit www.tcmrm.org.

Thursday, August 5 - 8, 2021

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

For more information, visit www.ncrha.com.

Friday, September 10 - 25, 2021

Ramsey County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Location

Block 56

Hours

Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Friday, September 17 - 20, 2021

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. – 11:00* p.m.
Saturday 7:00 a.m. – 11:00* p.m.
Sunday 7:00 a.m. – 11:00* p.m.
Monday 7:00 a.m. – 5:00* p.m.
*Times are approximate

Admission

Free Public Admission

For more information, visit www1.extension.umn.edu.