Today's Picks

September 3-6

• Check out our reviews of most all of the new State Fair foods alongside Dara's Picks.

• Okay, we've eaten all the new foods!! Time to absorb the creative endeavors inside the Fine Arts Building.

• There's a Butter Carve-O-Rama contest on the Moo Stage outside the Cattle Barn Friday

• Do you have burning questions (or questions about burning) for the DNR? Pay them a visit to ask an expert.

• Interested in horses? Check out the horse show!

• The Minnesota Bonsai Society will be showing off its best.

• Who's up for a raptor display?

• It might also be a good time to meet with members of the Minnesota Cider Guild to learn their craft in Agriculture Horticulture Building.

• The sweetest corner of the fair: the Beekeeper's Corner! Join the hive mind and buzz up on your bee knowledge.

• See some furry friends up close in the Pet Pavilion to set the pace for the beginning of the fair. 

• Speaking of pooches, stunt dogs are returning to make a splash. 



• Sept. 3 & 4: Roots & Boots featuring Aaron Tippin, Sammy Kershaw and Collin Raye at Leinie Lodge
• Sept. 5 & 6: Yam Haus at Leinie Lodge

• Sept. 3 & 4: Socaholix at International Bazaar
• Sept. 5 & 6: Ka Lia Universe & Friends at International Bazaar

• Sept. 3 & 4: First Avenue Goes To The Fair at Schells Stage

• Sept. 5 & 6: Mae Simpson at Schells Stage

• Head to The Garden for some free DJ entertainment each night of the fair.

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With Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Editor Steph March (on hiatus for 2021)

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