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Your Minn. Weekend: State Fair Lovers (or not) Edition

School is right around the corner, so it's time to take advantage of all the waning summer has to offer. If you're the fairgoing type, check out the hidden gems of the Minnesota State Fair. If not, there's an astounding number of last-chance summer adventures to be had across the state.

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Join us at the Minnesota State Fair!

Visit our booth near the corner of Judson and Nelson to meet some of your favorite hosts, see live programs, sign up for a terrific giveaway, get member freebies, and purchase some Pretty Good Goods!

Plan your weekend at the fair:

Saturday, Aug. 23

Noon-1 p.m.: Tom Weber hosts Dave Peters and Elizabeth Dunbar discussing water, "Beneath the Surface" project
3-6 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Barb Abney
4-5 p.m.: The Current live broadcast performance featuring Nikki Lane
6-9 p.m.: Radio Free Current with David Campbell

Sunday, Aug. 24

Noon-1 p.m.: --"Behind the scenes at MPR News" News Director Mike Edgerly answers questions
3-6 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mac Wilson

Plan your visit now by checking or our full 2014 State Fair Schedule. (Schedule subject to change)

Enter our 2014 Minnesota State Fair Giveaway and you could win one of several prizes, including a gift certificate to Pretty Good Goods or a terrific ticket prize pack! (See official rules)

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