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Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2019

37 Days 19 Hours 47 Mins

Fairgrounds Events Calendar

24 Upcoming Events (16 - 24 of 24 Events)

Tuesday, October 1 - 6

Minnesota Harvest Horse Show

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Area

Description

Longest Running Indoor, exclusively hunter/jumper horse show in United States. Celebrating its 25th Anniversary.

Times

Tuesday-Sunday: 7:30 AM
Saturday $25,000 Grand Prix - 7:30 PM

Admission

Free public Admission during the day. Tickets for $25,000 Grand Prix on Saturday, October 8 at 6 PM -$14 at the door, $12 online

For more information, visit www.minnesotaharvesthorseshow.com

Friday, October 4 - 5

Twin Cities Oktoberfest

Progress Center

Description

Release your inner German at Twin Cities OktoberFest. Featuring Summit OktoberFest beer with other fine Summit beers, Pedroncelli wines, traditional OktoberFest music, food and dance entertainment, games & more!

Times

Friday, 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, 12:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.

Admission

$30 includes 24 oz stein & 1 fill; discounts at living social, twitter, facebook and website

For more information, visit www.twincitiesoktoberfest.com

Friday, October 4 - 6

Half Price Books Clearance Event

Grandstand

Description

Half Price Books Clearance Event. One of the Twin Cities' Largest Used Book Sales. Everything $2 or Less. Hardback Fiction & Non-Fiction. Children's Books. Thousands of DVDs, CDs, Videos, Cassettes, Software and More!

Times

9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. daily

Admission

Free

For more information, visit www.hpb.com

Saturday, October 5

Parking for Gopher Football Game

Saturday, October 12

Twin Cities Book Festival

Progress Center

Description

The Twin Cities Book Festival is a day-long celebration of literature and features readings by world class authors and local literary heroes; a book fair featuring publishers, authors, booksellers, and arts organizations; a children's pavilion with storytelling, crafts, and activities; a used book sale, and more!

Times

Saturday, 10 AM -5 PM

Admission

Free

For more information, visit www.twincitiesbookfestival.com

Sunday, October 13

Roadsters Swap Meet

North Lots

Description

Automotive parts, accessories and related items.

Times

6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Admission

$5 per person and $10 per swapper

For more information, visit roadsterstwincities.com

Saturday, October 26

Parking for Gopher Football Game

Sunday, October 27

Riders & Ribbons Horse Show & MN Academy Equestrian Finals

Compeer Arena

Description

Starting at 9 AM is the 4th Annual MN Academy Equestrian Finals. The afternoon Riders & Ribbons starts. These show are designed for riders in lesson programs to showcase and test the skills by competing in a safe inspiring environment.

Times

9 AM - 4 PM

Admission

Free to Spectators

For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/MNAcademyEquestrianFinals

Saturday, November 2

Jingle Bell 5K Race

Various Roadways

Times

9 AM - Registration
9:30 AM - Kids Fun Run - 1 Mile
10 AM - 12 PM, Race - One start for all racers

Admission

October 25 - November 1, $35, Race Day - $40 | Kids, Prior to Race day - $15, Race Day - $25