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State Fairgrounds Minnesota

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Address: 1265 Snelling Ave. N., Saint Paul, MN 55108-3109
Phone Number: (651) 288-4400
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Great improvements in 2 years

Liked the new area that replaced Heritage Square.....very open. They seem to be trying to spread things out a bit more...seems more open and less claustrophobic.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

Liked the new area that replaced Heritage Square.....very open. They seem to be trying to spread things out a bit more...seems more open and less claustrophobic.

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St. Paul, MN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

This is one of the best state fairs in the country! Bathrooms are very clean, you are welcome to bring your own picnic or bottles of water with plenty of places to refill your water for free. I would highly suggest buying the blue ribbon coupon book because many of the food and beverage vendors are in there (plus merchandise)... More 

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White Bear Lake
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

So much fun! The fair grounds is a perfect place for this event! So many cool cars! Lots of the booths are open! We had cheese curds and mini doughnuts a good sampling of great fair food! I will go again next year!

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

My family has always loved the Minnesota fair more than our own! However, we don't go every year but try to go every 3-5 years instead. If your coming from out of town book your room at the nearby hotels really early!. Always a fun fair to attend.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Wear comfy shoes, bring lots LOTS of cash, come hungry and start your day eating breakfast at one of the on-site restaurants before walking around. Sunscreen is a must! People watching is even better. The food is awesome and the 'peach stand'...tied with the best 'pita stand' at the fair.

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Constanta, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

You know it's the end of summer, when the State Fair is in full operation, it's 10 care free days of fun, fun, and more fun. Safe and a great place to bring the kids, to learn about their heritage and the history of the Great State of Minnesota. You can eat from one end of the fair to the... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

What could be better than a state fair the likes of Minnesota's? This is not an event we visit every year, but look forward to attending every other, or every third year. The grandstand events are incredible (last summer we saw Aretha Franklin!) and the exhibits, vendors, and rides are terrific. I am always impressed at the organization of such... More 

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Arden Hills, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I grew up near the fair and it's in my blood. It's a great way to experience Minnesota all in one place. Great food-most on a stick! Family friendly Midway and rides. Grandstand shows are top notch acts. Many interesting exhibits all showcasing Minnesota's industry, agriculture arts and leisure activities.

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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Minnesota Street Rod Association has an annual Back to the 50's Weekend at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. Brings in classic cars and vendors from all across the U.S. and Canada. The entire fairgrounds is a sea of automobiles and trucks from a bygone era. If your into cars, this is a must see adventure.

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Minneapolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

The fiar grounds are improving and last year's changes were big imporvements! Lots of new things and fun things to do.

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Address: Address: 1265 Snelling Ave. N., Saint Paul, MN 55108-3109
Phone Number: (651) 288-4400
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul

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