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Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2024

177 Days 15 Hours 38 Mins

Kickoff to Summer at the Fair

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Save the date!

The fourth annual Kickoff to Summer at the Fair will return May 23-26, 2024! This slice-of-the-fair event features more food and fun things to do than ever before – but with the laid-back patio vibe we all love about Minnesota summers. Favorite fair food and brews at nearly 40 vendors, music and entertainment free with admission, shopping at 20+ specialty Minnesota merchants, Giant Slide rides, games, history tours, free parking, and so much more! Plus, the ever-popular Milk Run 5K Race will take place Saturday, May 25 at 9 a.m.

To make this an extra-special experience, attendance is limited per day.

  • Thursday, May 23: 4-9 p.m.
  • Friday, May 24: 4-9 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 25: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 26: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Tickets and complete event details will be available in early April. Stay tuned! To be among the first to know, sign up for our e-newsletter.

All information subject to change.


Kickoff to Summer at the Fair
is proudly sponsored by

Mattress Firm

Adiago Djay Entertainment

Minnesota Rusco

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