Like many things our beloved Minnesota State Fair is having to take a break this year in light of the Pandemic. We are hoping the events and activities we have planned this month will help ease the sadness a bit and help you bring some of the fair fun into your own homes! We've built these activities around some of the favorites you said you'd miss. Hopefully there's something for everyone! 

Week 1: August 2nd-8th | Dairy Week

@ Home Activity: Milk Shakes

Competition: Butter Carving , instructions linked below. Submission deadline is Saturday August 8th at 9am.

Dairy Week instructions! 

Week 2: August 9th - 15th | Scavenger Hunt Week

Competition: Scavenger Hunt at State Fair Grounds

(List & instructions will be posted 8/9, winner will be announced on 8/15)

Week 3: August 16th - 22nd | Food Week

@ Home / Zoom Activity: State Fair Food themed Chopped Night, Friday, August 21st. (Instructions will be posted 8/16)

Competition: Chocolate Chip Cookie Contest (Instructions will be posted 8/16)

Week 4: August 23rd-29th | Art & Animals Week

@ Home Activity: Show us your pets! Take creative photos of your animal friends (It's not quite the same

Competition: Show us your art! Instead of the Education building it'll be the windows of the fellowship hall along our sidewalk between Lafond Ave. and the Parking lot. Instructions on voting categories, & submission information will be posted on August 3rd.