Fairgrounds parking lots are open from 6 a.m. to midnight (6 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Labor Day). Vehicle parking in State Fair lots is $15 (cash only) and is paid for as you enter the gate to park.
People who ride a non-motorized bike* to the fair can park in one of three FREE bike corrals. A lot is also available for motorcycles on Como Avenue near the International Institute. Motorcycle parking in this lot is $9; in other State Fair lots, it is $15.
Charter Bus Parking Groups arriving at the State Fair by bus may use the University of Minnesota Transitway to avoid traffic and park in a designated lot for free! Details for drivers Drivers should enter the Transitway off Energy Park Drive, just east of Highway 280. Charter buses will enter the fairgrounds at the Transitway […]