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Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2024

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Employment Opportunities

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Be part of Minnesota’s greatest celebration!

The Minnesota State Fair employs nearly 80 year-round full-time staff members and approximately 150 seasonal and 1,750 fair-time staff members. Working at the Minnesota State Fair is an opportunity to be part of welcoming guests to celebrate the best Minnesota has to offer in our state’s most storied end-of-summer tradition. Benefits include free fair admission, valuable work experience, making great friends and so much more. Learn more about the opportunities below!

The Minnesota State Fair is an equal opportunity employer. Any applicant who needs assistance with completing the application process should contact the employment department at or 651-288-4475.

Full-Time Employment (year-round), Summer Jobs and Internships (May – September), Post-Fair Clean-Up (September & October)

The Minnesota State Fair posts full-time employment, summer jobs and internships, and post-fair clean-up positions to this page when available. To view available positions, please view and apply via the Minnesota State Fair’s career portal below.

Career Portal

Fair-Time Employment (Aug. 24 – Labor Day, Sept. 4, 2023)

The Minnesota State Fair operates an Employment Center during the months of June through August for applicants who are interested in applying to work the 12 days of the fair. Registration is closed for 2023.

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