State Fair

August 24 - September 4, 2017

The Farm Bureau building at the Minnesota State Fair attracts many visitors every year to its display. Each year, Minnesota Farm Bureau engages with fairgoers through our Minnesota Farmers CARE display located at 1305 Underwood Street (across from the Food Building and behind the Giant Yellow Slide.)

Volunteer in the Farm Bureau Building

Volunteers sign up for one of three shifts on each day of the fair. Partial shifts can be accommodated with Farm Bureau staff.
  • 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • 1:00-5:00 p.m.
  • 5:00-9:00 p.m.

Volunteers receive:
  • Free State Fair admission
  • Free Minnesota Farmers CARE t-shirt
  • Entry into a drawing for $50 in State Fair bucks (if signed up by July 31)

NEW this year! Sign up online at

For more information, contact Amanda Carlson at or 612-616-5887.

"I volunteer in the Farm Bureau building at the Minnesota State Fair because I genuinely have a great time. I enjoy having the opportunity to meet people from all walks of life and tell them about my farm. The experience is priceless."
- State Fair Volunteer