WARNER COLISEUM EVENTS                             FAIR ADMISSION (At the Gate)                        • Seniors Day, Thursday, Aug. 31
The Imperial Knights, an exciting show with        Everyone entering the fairgrounds must present        $4 for seniors (65 and over).
games, jousting and sword fighting on              a valid ticket of admission.                        • Kids Day, Monday, Sept. 4
horseback, will be featured at all paid English    During the fair, admission tickets are:               $4 for kids (5-12). All day discounts will be
and Western Horse Shows.                                                                                 offered at the Mighty Midway and Kidway
                                                           Adults (13-64)               $9
ENGLISH HORSE SHOWS are scheduled for                                                                    on all rides, games and concessions.
                                                           Seniors (65 and over)        $8
Thursday, Aug. 24 at 12:30 and 6:30 p.m.,
Friday, Aug. 25 at 1 and 6:30 p.m., Saturday,              Kids (5-12)                  $8            DISCOUNT
Aug. 26 at 6:30 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 27 at 12:30             Children (under 5)           FREE          RIDE & GAME TICKETS
and 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 28 at 12:30 and                                                            Discount ride and game tickets may be
6:30 p.m. and Tuesday, Aug. 29 at 6:30 p.m.        DISCOUNT FAIR ADMISSION
                                                                                                       purchased through Aug. 23 wherever pre-fair
                                                   (Purchased before Aug. 24)                          discount admission tickets are sold (see
WESTERN HORSE SHOWS are scheduled for
                                                    Discount tickets are available for $7 at the       Discount Fair Admission). A sheet of 20
Friday, Sept. 1 at noon, Saturday, Sept. 2 at
                                                    customer service centers of all participating      tickets is $10.
6:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 3 at 12:30 and
                                                    Cub Foods Stores from July 23 through
6:30 p.m. and Monday, Sept. 4 at 12:30 p.m.
                                                    Aug. 23. These tickets are good for any age,
Reserved box seats for English and Western          any day of the fair.
horse shows are $8. General admission is $6 for
                                                    Discount tickets are also available at many
adults (13 and over) and $3 for kids (5-12).                                                          Park & Ride information will be available after
                                                    out-state locations. Visit mnstatefair.org for
Children (under 5) are free.                                                                          Aug. 1 by calling (651) 603-6808 or call
                                                    a complete list or call (651) 603-6806 for
                                                                                                      (651) 288-4400 after and request a “Getting to
PRCA CHAMPIONSHIP RODEO performances                recorded information.
                                                                                                      the Get-Together” brochure.
are scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 31 at 12:30        Discount tickets will also be sold at the State
                                                                                                      More information will be posted at
and 7 p.m. and Friday, Sept. 1 at 7 p.m.            Fair box office on the fairgrounds from
                                                                                                      mnstatefair.org as it becomes available.
Reserved box seats are $10. General admission       June 19 through Aug. 23 and on the State
is $8 for adults (13 and over) and $4 for kids      Fair web site from June 19 through Aug. 17        Information on bus service to the fair is
(5-12). Children (under 5) are free.                (on-line purchases include a nominal fee).        available at (612) 341-4BUS.
                                                    Tickets may also be purchased by mailing a
EXTREME MONSTER TRUCK SHOW is                       check or credit card information to Tickets,
scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 30 at 8 p.m.          Minnesota State Fair, 1265 Snelling Ave.
See reverse side for exciting details!              North, St. Paul, MN 55108.
                                                                                                      STATE FAIR GUIDE
                                                                                                      The official 2006 Minnesota State Fair Guide
                                                   DISCOUNT DAYS                                      will arrive in many local newspapers the week-
COUPON SAVINGS                                      • Thrifty Thursday, Aug. 24                       end of Aug. 12-13. Watch for the insert or call
                                                      $7 for adults (13 and over); $4 for kids        (651) 288-4400 beginning Aug. 14 and we’ll be
The Minnesota State Fair Blue Ribbon Bargain
                                                      (5-12). All day discounts will be offered at    happy to mail one to you.
Book offers over $200 worth of savings on food,       the Mighty Midway and Kidway on all rides,
merchandise and attractions. All coupons are          games and concessions.
valid every day of the fair. Books are available    • Seniors & Kids Day, Monday, Aug. 28
through Aug. 23 for only $4 wherever pre-fair         $4 for seniors (65 and over) and kids           MORE INFORMATION
discount admission tickets are sold (see              (5-12). All day discounts will be offered at    Visit our web site at www.mnstatefair.org
Discount Fair Admission). During the fair,            the Mighty Midway and Kidway on all rides,      for the latest updates and information.
books may be purchased for $5 at the                  games and concessions.
State FairWear Gift Shop on the fairgrounds.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Free Stage Entertainment
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                THE LEINIE LODGE BANDSHELL TONIGHT!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  sponsored by City Pages. All shows begin at 8:30 p.m.

                                        TOYOTA CONCERT SERIES                                                                                                                                                                          Williams
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and Ree
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 & 25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Joan Osborne
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Aug. 26 & 27
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Riders In The Sky   Umphrey’s Mc
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Aug. 30 &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         e   Mint Condition
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sept. 1 & 2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Brenda Lee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Sept. 3 & 4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Aug. 24                                     Aug. 28 & 29

                                                                                                                                                                                                                         THE LEINIE LODGE                                          Cities Hot Club, The Wally                   HERITAGE SQUARE
                         THE FLAMING LIPS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Olson Band                                   sponsored by
                   with special guests SONIC YOUTH                                                                                         ALAN JACKSON                                                                  BANDSHELL                                                                                              August Schell Brewing Co.
                          and THE MAGIC NUMBERS                                                                                   with special guest JULIE ROBERTS                                                       sponsored by City Pages                               •   AUG. 28 & 29: The Marv
                            Thursday, Aug. 24, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Nissel Polka Band, Jim Berner                • AUG. 24-SEPT. 4: Square
                                                                                                                                      Wednesday, Aug. 30, 7:30 p.m.                                                      • AUG. 24-27: Tonic Sol-fa,                                                                              Dancing: Friendship Set
                                                                $30                                                                                            $40                                                         Brave Combo                                         •   AUG. 30 & 31: Stomp N’ Dixie,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  To Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   The Banjo Bandits
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • AUG. 28-31: The Goodtime                                                                             • AUG. 24 & 25: The Hank
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Dutchmen, Hank Thompson                             •   SEPT. 1 & 2: Dorothy
                                                     Coors Light presents                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Thunander Band,
                                                                                                                                                                       KENNY ROGERS and                                    and The Brazos Valley Boys                              Sandquist, Sonny Winberg Trio
                                                     RASCAL FLATTS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sleepy La Beef
                                                     with special guests ERIC CHURCH                                                                                   THE OAK RIDGE BOYS                                • SEPT. 1-4: The Drew Davis                           •   SEPT. 3 & 4:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • AUG. 26 & 27: The Minnesota
                                                     and GARY ALLAN                                                                                                    Thursday, Aug. 31, 7:30 p.m.                        Band, Rockie Lynne                                      Locklin Road, Michael Loonan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  State Fiddle Contest,
                                                     Friday, Aug. 25, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                                                    & Chris Herriges
                                                                                                                                                                       $25                                               • SEPT. 3-4: C. Willi Myles                                                                              The Front Porch Swingin’
                                                     $67, $57, $47, $40                                                                                                                                                                                                        INTERNATIONAL                                      Liquor Pigs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         FAMILY FAIR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         IN BALDWIN PARK                                       BAZAAR                                           • AUG. 28 & 29: The Sherwin &
                BONNIE RAITT                                                                                                         A PRAIRIE HOME                                                                                                                            sponsored by Summit Brewing Co.                    Pam Linton Show, Wayne “The
                                                                                                                                      COMPANION with                                                                     sponsored by Green Mill Restaurant
         with special guest KEB’ MO’                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           and City Pages                                     Train” Hancock
                                                                                                                                       GARRISON KEILLOR                                                                  • AUG. 24-SEPT. 4:
          Saturday, Aug. 26, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                                     Friday, Sept. 1, 8 p.m.                                                                                                             • AUG. 24-27: Native Pride                       • AUG. 30 & 31: Barbary Coast
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Sean Emery, Monster Shop
                                              $36                                                                                                          $22                                                             Bump’n with the BC                                    Singers, Klezmerica                              Dixieland Show Band,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Characters, Middle-earth                            • AUG. 28-31: Atahualpa,                           Hackensaw Boys
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Studios Presents The Legend                           Café Accordion Orchestra                       • SEPT. 1 & 2: Minnesota
                                         An evening with
                                                                                                                                                             BODEANS and                                                   of the Unicorn                                                                                         Flatpicking and Duet Guitar
                                                                                                                                                             GEAR DADDIES                                                                                                      • SEPT. 1-4: Piper’s Crow,
                                         AMY GRANT and the                                                                                                                                                                                                                       The Sons of Faith                                Championship, Pert’ Near
                                         MINNESOTA STATE FAIR ORCHESTRA
                                                                                                                                                             with special guest THE NADAS                                RAMBERG SENIOR                                                                                           Sandstone
                                                                                                                                                             Saturday, Sept. 2, 6:30 p.m.                                CENTER
                                         Sunday, Aug. 27, 8 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                                                               BAZAAR AT NIGHT                                  • SEPT. 3 & 4: Sourdough Slim,
                                         $34                                                                                                                 $25                                                         sponsored by Minnesota Good Age and                   sponsored by Summit Brewing Co.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Kim Lenz and The Two
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Minnesota BlueCross BlueShield                        and City Pages
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Timin’ Three
                                                                                                                                        MINNESOTA STATE                                                                  • AUG. 24 & 25: Andrew Barker,                        • AUG. 24-29: Tim Gabrielson
STEVE MILLER BAND                                                                                                                  FAIR AMATEUR TALENT                                                                     Timbre Junction
                          with special guest                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • AUG. 30-SEPT. 4:
                           THE FABULOUS                                                                                                  CONTEST FINALS                                                                  • AUG. 26 & 27: The Twin                                De’Anna-The Hypno-Chick!
                          THUNDERBIRDS                                                                                                Featuring 2005 winner DJ Snuggles
          Monday, Aug. 28, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                                               Sunday, Sept. 3, 8 p.m.
                                              $36                                                                                          No Grandstand ticket required                                                                    EXTREME MONSTER TRUCK NATIONALS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             New This Year at the State Fair!
                                                                                                                                                                           K102 presents                                                                                   At The Warner Coliseum on the Fairgrounds!
                                          with special guests                                                                                                              BROOKS AND DUNN                                                                                 Kids holding VIP Tickets receive an official SpongeBob Squarepants soccer ball plus
                                          FIREHOUSE                                                                                                                        with special guest SUGARLAND
                                          and ENDEVERAFTER                                                                                                                                                                                                                 meet their Sponge Pal starting at 6 p.m.with all the action starting at 8 p.m.
                                          Tuesday, Aug. 29, 7 p.m.                                                                                                         Labor Day, Sept. 4, 7 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Purchase your tickets by Aug. 11 and a fair admission ticket is included with the
                                          $27                                                                                                                              $40                                                                                             show! VIP Pit Party tickets are $30 (all ages). General Admission: adult (13 & over)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bigfoot, Hot Tamale and
                 All information subject to change. Please visit                                                 www.mnstatefair.org                                 for the latest updates.                                    King Krunch plus Draco,                    $22; child (5-12) $17; kids under 5 are free provided they sit on the lap of a
1. No refunds or exchanges. 2. Smoking is not permitted in seating areas.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    the fire breathing                     ticketed adult.
3. Admission to the fairgrounds must be purchased in order to attend
                                                                                                                          Tickets also available           Official Beer         Official Grocer   Official Soft Drink
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 dragon-robot and more!
Grandstand events. 4. All patrons two years of age and over are required                                                 at Minnesota State Fair                                                                                                                           Tickets available wherever Grandstand tickets are sold.
to purchase tickets for Grandstand events. 5. Grandstand patrons are         ticketmaster.com • (651) 989-5151                  box office.
subject to search. 6. State Fair reserves the right to                           Ticketmaster Ticket Centers
                                                                                                                        For ticket information call                                                                           Wednesday, Aug. 30
limit the number of tickets sold per customer. 7. Sign language          Tickets subject to service charge. Admission
interpreters are available upon request with 14 days notice required.      to the fairgrounds must be purchased in
Please call (651) 642-2262 or (651) 642-2442 (tty).                           order to attend Grandstand events.        (651) 642-2262                                                                                                  State Fair 24-hour recorded information line (651) 603-6806 • www.mnstatefair.org
               Nightly aerial fireworks presented by Miller Lite follow each Grandstand show, weather permitting.                                                                                                                                   All information subject to change. Please visit www.mnstatefair.org for the latest updates.

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