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Aug. 25 – Labor Day, Sept. 5, 2022

220 Days 4 Hours 29 Mins


2022 Minnesota State Fair Updates

Join us at the Great Minnesota Get-Together Aug. 25 through Labor Day, Sept. 5, 2022! Use this page as a starting point to learn more about this year’s plans. This page will be updated as needed.

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All information is subject to change. 


How do I get tickets?

Tickets for the 2022 Minnesota State Fair are on sale at the 2021 discount price of $13 now through Jan. 31! Beginning Feb. 1, the pre-fair discount admission price is $14.

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Hours for the 2022 Minnesota State Fair have changed. The fairgrounds will now be open 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Aug. 25 through Sept. 4, and 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Labor Day, Sept. 5.

Full list of hours



We are hard at work making plans for a stellar 2022 Grandstand Concert Series, sponsored by Sleep Number! If you’d like to be among the first to learn about State Fair announcements, including Grandstand shows, sign up for our e-news list.

Free Entertainment

We’ll announce a free entertainment lineup of more than 900 shows later this spring – stay tuned!


The Minnesota State Fair will begin hiring summer staff soon!

Support the Fair

The Minnesota State Fair has not received state government funding since 1949. The Minnesota State Fair Foundation is the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that preserves and improves the historic Minnesota State Fairgrounds, and supports State Fair agricultural, scientific and educational programs. To learn more about the Foundation, its impact and how to contribute, visit

Need More Information?

If your questions haven’t been answered here, check out our Frequently Asked Questions pages or visit our Contact Us page.

All information subject to change.