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Aug. 24 – Labor Day, Sept. 4, 2023

270 Days 13 Hours 7 Mins

Fairgrounds Events Calendar — Info Subject To Change

21 Upcoming Events (16 - 21 of 21 Events)

Friday, May 5 - 7, 2023

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 29: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday, April 30: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday, May 1: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

For more information, visit www.saharasands.org.

Saturday, May 6, 2023

Animal Humane Society Walk for Animals

Description

The Walk for Animals comes to the Minnesota State Fairgrounds Saturday, May 6, offering plenty of room for celebrating second chances and making a difference for animals in need.

Location

International Bazaar

Hours

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Admission

Cash and credit card donations accepted

For more information, visit secure.animalhumanesociety.org.

Sunday, May 7, 2023

Northland Vintage Toy, Train, Advertising & Pop Culture Show

Description

The 45th 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.

Friday, May 12 - 14, 2023

Friends School Plant Sale

Description

This event is the largest fundraising plant sale in the United States! The sale features over one million plants in about 2,300 varieties. On Mother's Day, all plants are 1/3 off.

Location

Grandstand

Hours

Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Admission

Free

For more information, visit www.friendsschoolplantsale.com.

Saturday, June 3 - 4, 2023

Artists' Market

Location

Fine Arts Center

Hours

Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Admission

Free

For more information, visit www.northstarwatermedia.com.

Wednesday, July 12 - 16, 2023

MAQHA Corporate Challenge

Description

Horse show that is AQHA/NSBA/MQHA approved.

Location

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Complex

Hours

Wed: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thurs: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Fri: 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sat: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sun: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

For more information, visit www.maqhacorporatechallenge.com.