A cherished end-of-summer tradition, the Great Minnesota Get-Together welcomes 2 million guests annually. A world-class showcase of agriculture, art and industry, the Minnesota State Fair is a whole lot of fun! Perennially popular are the 500 food items (more than 80 on-a-stick); 900 free entertainment shows; craft brews and Minnesota wines; Grandstand concerts; livestock competitions; the Mighty Midway and Kidway; horse shows; CHS Miracle of Birth Center; baking, fine arts, talent, 4-H and FFA contests; 1,000 vendors to shop at, hundreds of how-to demonstrations, a fireworks show each evening; and more! The Minnesota State Fair is always 12 days ending Labor Day. Upcoming fair dates are Aug. 25 through Labor Day, Sept. 5, 2022; Aug. 24 through Labor Day, Sept. 4, 2023; and Aug. 22 through Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2024.