Become an official 2021 Friend of the Fair!
Not only does being a Friend of the Fair show your support for the Minnesota State Fair, it also comes with great perks.
The Boards of the Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota State Fair Foundation are offering a $50,000 challenge reward when we sign up 1,000 Friends of the Fair from now through Labor Day! Help us meet this goal by becoming a Friend of the Fair today!
All 2021 Friends of the Fair will receive the following standard benefits:
- 2021 Friends of the Fair ribbon
- 20% discount at State FairWear Gift Shops online store
- 2021 State Fair Friends of the Fair pin OR 2021 Blue Ribbon Bargain Book
2021 Green Ribbon
- Standard Benefits
2021 Yellow Ribbon
- All 2021 Green Ribbon Benefits
- Two State Fair Admission tickets to 2021 State Fair
2021 Red Ribbon
- All 2021 Yellow Ribbon Benefits
- Presale access to the 2021 Grandstand Concert Series for up to four shows (purchase up to four tickets per show)
2021 Blue Ribbon
- All 2021 Red Ribbon Benefits
- Presale access to all 2021 Grandstand Concert Series shows (purchase up to four tickets per show)
- Two additional State Fair admission tickets to 2021 State Fair
2021 Purple Ribbon
- All 2021 Blue Ribbon Benefits
- Grand Champion Club membership, including special recognition and invitations to behind-the-scenes events throughout the year!
2021 Friends of the Fair annual memberships run from August 1, 2020 through the 2021 Fair. The deadline to become a 2021 Friend of the Fair is July 31, 2021.
*Please note: to receive Friends of the Fair presale access to Grandstand shows, Red Ribbon ($100) contributions or above must be received at least two days before the public on-sale of the concert tickets you are interested in purchasing. Presale information and deadlines will be available at each Grandstand Concert Series announcement.
Your gift may be tax-deductible as a charitable contribution. Please consult your tax advisor. The deductibility of your gift is limited to the extent that it exceeds the fair market value of the goods and services provided to you by the Minnesota State Fair Foundation. You may also waive your benefits, so the full amount of your donation supports the Foundation’s mission.