On Sunday, June 24, through Wednesday, August 22, advanced, reduced-rate pre-fair admission tickets, Midway/Kidway tickets, and Blue Ribbon Bargain Books will be sold at the Winona Visitor Center located between the lakes at 924 Huff Street.
The Minnesota State Fair, August 23 through Labor Day, September 3, attracts approximately 1.9 million visitors each year! Buy discount tickets early to avoid the usual last week rush. The State Fair website, www.mnstatefair.org, is loaded with helpful information, and admission tickets and Midway tickets can also be purchased online.
Discount prices are as follows:
• Pre-fair admission tickets: $11 (save $3 on adult admission tickets)
• Midway/Kidway tickets, 25 tickets per sheet: $15 (save up to $10)
• Blue Ribbon Bargain Book: $5
Regular admission prices include adult ages 13-64: $14; seniors, 65 and over: $12; youth ages 5-12: $12; and kids ages four and under are free. Admission tickets are no longer valid for parking.
For more information, call the Winona Visitor Center at 507-452-2278. The Winona Visitor Center hours are on Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and it is the only regional location to purchase Minnesota State Fair tickets.