2022 Fair Overview

General Information

Directions to Fair Parking

The entrance to the St. Louis County Fair is easily identifiable by the big “chicken” sign. Use the following map and link to directions for navigation.

Parking

Parking is $4 per vehicle.

Handicapped parking is available in front near the gate entrance.

Parking is provided by the Kiwanis. Thank you Kiwanis!

Gate Prices

  • Adult 16 to 61 – $10.00
  • Senior 62 and over – $5.00
  • Student 6 to 15 – $5.00
    Children 5 and under – FREE everyday

Gate Hours

The gates will be opened to visitors:

  • Wednesday 3:00 – 11:00 pm
  • Thursday 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • Friday 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • Saturday 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • Sunday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Thank you Hibbing & Chisholm Rotarians for manning our gates.

Building Hours

  • Wednesday 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Thursday – Saturday 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
  • Sunday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Midway Hours & Ticket Prices

The Midway hours & Prices are as follows:

  • Wednesday: 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm
    Wristband: $30 all-day
  • Thursday: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
    Wristband: $30 all-day
  • Friday: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
    Wristband: $30 all-day
  • Saturday: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
    Wristband: $30 all-day
  • Sunday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
    Wristband: $30 all-day

A wristband allows for unlimited rides during the time period specified. Alternatively, tickets can be purchased individually for $1.50 each. Each ride requires between 3 and 5 tickets.

Special Giveaways & Promotions

Wednesday thru Sunday – Free treats to the first 100 kids entering ONLY through the MAIN GATE – (Thank You!… Super One Foods, Pepsi, Nabisco, Kellogg’s/Keebler, Barrel of Fun and Little Debbies)

Thursday – Senior Citizens Day

Friday – Kid’s Day Discount (6-12 are FREE 11:00 am to 5:00 pm)

Watch for more giveaways & promotions during the Fair!!!

Overnight Accomodations

All persons wishing to remain on the grounds overnight, must make prior arrangements with the fair offices.
There are many hotels and campgrounds within 20 min. of the St. Louis County Fairgrounds (from Virginia, MN to Hibbing, MN)