After the 2020 State Fair was canceled due to COVID-19, fair officials came up with the idea for a State Fair Food Parade. With a $20 ticket — plus a $5 fee — cars could drive slowly through a prescribed route past 16 traditional food vendors. Tickets sold out the first day of online sales.When is the 2021 State Fair of Minnesota?
The Great Minnesota Get-Together. See you at the 2021 Minnesota State Fair – Aug. 26 to Labor Day, Sept. 6!Who's baking cookies at the Minnesota State Fair Food parade?
Sweet Martha's Cookie Jar employees work quickly to bake and bag buckets of cookies during the Minnesota State Fair Food Parade at the Fairgrounds in Falcon Heights on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020.Can you eat donuts at the Minnesota State Fair while driving?
Tom Thumb donuts — one of the fair foods that’s easily eaten while driving. Even driving on the fairgrounds was unusual. Normally, fairgoers park in remote lots or on nearby lawns, or take transit.