State Fair Family Fun

The Fun Starts At Union Depot

  1. For 12 days every summer, the State Fair is one of Minnesota’s premier destinations, and we’re your go-to destination for getting there smoothly and enjoying the day even more. Here’s how:Trip Tip #1 — Park in one of our covered ramps to keep your car cool.
    Trip Tip #2 — Take the 3 bus straight to the fairgrounds from Union Depot.
    Trip Tip #3 — Or you can take the Green Line to the A Line if you prefer to travel by light rail.
    Trip Tip #4 — Play our scavenger hunt quiz! It’s fun for everyone, especially if you’re exploring the fairgrounds with the kids.
  1. State Fair Scavenger Hunt Quiz
    • Who is Princess Kay of the Milky Way this year?
    • What’s one new food you tried?
    • What’s one new food you didn’t try?
    • What are five farm animals you saw in barns?
    • What’s your favorite seed art?
  1. Make it a visual scavenger hunt by snapping pics and tagging your photos with #mnstatefair and #uniondepot. We’ll be watching for them!