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Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2019

149 Days 5 Hours 45 Mins

Employment Opportunities

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Be part of Minnesota’s greatest celebration!

The Minnesota State Fair employs more than 80 year-round full-time staff members, 450 seasonal staff in the summer and more than 2,300 fair-time staff members. Working at the Minnesota State Fair is an opportunity to be part of welcoming more than 2 million people to celebrate the best Minnesota has to offer in our state’s most storied end of summer tradition. Benefits include free fair admission, valuable 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 651-288-4400.

Summer Jobs and Internships (May – September)

The Minnesota State Fair posts summer job and internship opportunities to this page when available. To view available positions, please view and apply via the Minnesota State Fair’s career portal below.

If you have worked for the Minnesota State Fair previously and have any issues logging into the career portal, please contact

Career Portal

Full-Time Employment

The Minnesota State Fair posts full-time job opportunities to this page when available.

Fair-Time Employment (Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2019)

The online registration for fair-time employment will be available on this page on May 1, 2019.

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

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