Minnesota State Fairgrounds, International Bazaar, 1265 Snelling Ave., St. Paul, MN, 55108


Taste of the Fair is the annual fundraiser for the Minnesota State Fair Foundation, with invites sent to donors and their families and friends. Funds raised at the event strengthen the Foundation's capacity to fulfill its mission to preserve and improve State Fair buildings, fairgrounds and educational experiences. See below for ticket information.

Thursday, August 20, 2020

5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

International Bazaar, State Fairgrounds


Kick off the State Fair with a night of:

  • Food and drinks from traditional and new State Fair concessionaires.

  • Entertainment by performers from the 12-day fair.

  • Games from the Mighty Midway.

  • Support for the Minnesota State Fair Foundation through auction items and fun activities.

As the Foundation’s largest fundraising event, the Taste of the Fair plays an important role in supporting State Fair capital and program improvements.  You can join in the fun as a guest, a sponsor or by donating an auction item. Call us at 651-288-4325 or email info@msffoundation.org to learn more.

Tickets will be available in July 2020.