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Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2019

92 Days 18 Hours 24 Mins

Fairgrounds Events Calendar

43 Upcoming Events (31 - 43 of 43 Events)

Friday, September 27 - 29

International Gem & Jewelry Show

Progress Center

Description

The International Gem & Jewelry Show is one of the largest exhibitions of gems, minerals and jewelry in the world. The show features one-of-a-kind jewelry creations, gorgeous wedding bands and engagement rings, exotic gems, beads, exquisite fine jewelry, fashion jewelry, estate collections and much more. This event offers convenience, selection, and value, all in one place.

Times

Friday, 12 PM - 6 PM
Saturday, 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday, 11 AM - 5 PM

Admission

Adults $8 ($2 discount available on website), Children 8 & under NOT permitted.

For more information, visit www.intergem.com

Fall Festival Arabian Horse Show

Warner Coliseum & Livestock Area

Description

An all Arabian Futurity show that awards over $200,000.00 in prize money. Horses are presented by amateurs.

Times

Friday 9 AM, 1 PM, 6 PM
Saturday 9 AM, 1 PM
Sunday 10 AM

Admission

Free pubilc admission

For more information, visit www.medallionstallion.com

Saturday, September 28 - 29

MWCA Weapons Show & Sale

Education Building

Description

The Minnesota Weapon Collectors Association, the largest and oldest weapons collectors group in the state, returns with their annual show at the Education Building. 100% firearms, ammunition and accessories will be featured. The event offers collectors the opportunity to buy, sell and trade.

Times

Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Admission

Adults $5, Children 12 & under Free, Under 18 years of age not admitted without parent or guardian

For more information, visit www.mwca.com

Antique Spectacular Show & Flea Market- Fall

Grandstand

Description

250 dealers exhibiting both indoors and outdoors. Dealers offer a unique blend of antique furniture, collectables and outdoor flea market items. Discount admission coupons available on website, in newspapers or by calling Prime Promotions. Interested dealers can visit website for contracts or call Prime Promotions.

Times

Saturday, 8 AM - 5 PM
Sunday, 10 AM - 4 PM

Admission

Adults $7, Children 12 & under Free

For more information, visit www.mnantiqueshows.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

Saturday, October 5

Parking for Gopher Football Game

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 - 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 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