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Minnesota State Fair 2016 Daily Entertainment Schedule
    August 25 - September 5, 2016

September 1, 2016 - Thursday

The Leinie Lodge Bandshell
• Flag Raising -- 10:25 a.m.
• Outstanding Senior Awards Ceremony -- 10:30 a.m.
• The Sound Exchange -- 11:45 a.m.
• The Quebe Sisters -- 1:00, 2:30 p.m.
• Pokey LaFarge. -- 3:30, 4:45 p.m.
• Amateur Talent Contest Semifinals -- 6:00 p.m.



Ramberg Senior Center Stage
• Jim Berner’s Music Legends -- 10:30, 11:45 a.m., 1 p.m.
• Big Bob Scoggin -- 3:15, 4:30, 5:45 p.m.

The X-Zone
• 3rd Lair SkatePark -- Noon - 3:00, 4:30, 6 p.m.

Lasertainment’s Laser Hitz
• On Cosgrove St. east of Family Fair -- 9:15 p.m.

Schell's Stage at Schilling Amphitheater
• MNHS History On-A-Schtick -- 9:30 (ASL), 10:30 a.m.
• Sourdough Slim -- 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30 p.m.
• Barefoot Becky & The Ivanhoe Dutchmen -- 3, 4, 5 p.m.
• James Wedgwood -- 6 p.m.



Family Fair Stage at Baldwin Park
• Mama Lou: American Strong Woman -- 10:30, 11:30 a.m, 3 p.m.
• Sean Emery -- 12:30 (ASL), 5 p.m.
• Break-Shop Bump’n -- 1:30, 4, 6 p.m.
• County Fair Talent Contest -- 7 p.m.

The North Woods
• All-Star Stunt Dogs Splash -- 11 a.m. (ASL), 2, 4:30 p.m.
• Timberworks Lumberjack Show -- noon, 3, 5:30, 7 p.m.

International Bazaar Stage
• Best Awards Ceremony -- 10 a.m.
• The Irish Brigade -- 10:45 a.m., noon, 1:15 p.m.
• Native Pride Dancers -- 3:15, 4:30, 5:45 p.m.



Festival of Nations Stage at the International Bazaar
• Andrés Gross, Argentinian Tango Singer -- noon, 1:30, 3, 4:30 p.m.

Minnesota State Fair Horse Show
• More breeds, competitions and demos than ever.

Old Iron Show
• See free demos and displays of rare antique farm equipment.
On Lee Ave. north of Little Farm Hands -- 8:00 a.m.-7 p.m.

Flippenout Extreme Trampoline Show
• At Expo Place on Murphy Ave., east of Pet Center -- 11 a.m., 1, 4, 5:30 p.m.

Jack Brass Strolling Show
• North of Dan Patch Avenue -- 3:30, 4:50, 6:10 p.m.



Minnesota State Fair 2016 Daily Schedules

Thursday - August 25, 2016

Friday - August 26, 2016

Saturday - August 27, 2016

Thursday - September 1, 2016

Friday - September 2, 2016

Saturday - September 3, 2016

Sunday - September 4, 2016



Arts A’Fair Performances
Education Building Courtyard:
• Dreamland Arts -- 10:30, 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30 p.m.
• Mixed Precipitation -- 3, 4, 5, 6 p.m.

KSTP Heritage Plaza at West End Market:
• In the Heart of the Beast -- 10, 11 a.m., noon, 1 p.m.
• Theatre of Fools -- 3:30, 4:30, 5:30, 6:30 p.m.

Be a State Fair Star
• at Mia Dorr’s Karaoke in The Garden, noon-5 p.m.;
River Rats
Dueling Pianos, 6:30 - 10:15 p.m.

Parade -- 2:00 p.m.
• ASL: East side of the Family Fair Stage at Baldwin Park
Marching today: Cretin-Derham Hall, Minneapolis Southwest

Bandshell Tonight
• Billy Bob Thornton and the Boxmasters - 8:30 pm.

West End at Sunset
• The Twilight Hours - 8:00 pm.

Bazaar After Dark • Salsa Del Soul - 7:30 and 8:45 pm.

Grandstand - Alabama with special guest Levon - 7:30 pm.
• Nightly Fireworks Spectacular follows Grandstand show weather permitting.

• Information in the daily schedule is subject to change


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