Sign Help for the MN State Fair

Minnesota State Fair EntranceWhat began in 1854 as a territorial fair to highlight agriculture and encourage farming in the region became the Minnesota State Fair in 1859, a year after Minnesota was granted statehood. To learn more about the fair’s rich history, click here.

“Great Minnesota Get-Together”, the annual Minnesota State Fair is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the region. The fair attracts nearly 1.8 million guests annually.

The MN State Fair is always held the 12 days leading up to and through Labor Day. The 2012 Minnesota State Fair runs Aug. 23 – Sept. 3.

The fair employs 70 people full time, all year around. That number increases to 150 for summer seasonal. And, then, a whopping 2,700 people are hired as the MN State Fair is underway!

The Fair Grounds are situated midway between St. Paul and Minneapolis. The Minnesota State Fairgrounds resides on the 320-acre and has beautiful gardens and established architecture which reflects the art deco and Works Progress Administration eras.

The concessions and exhibits department is selects concessionaires and exhibitors for the annual twelve day exposition. At the Minnesota State Fair, signs are ubiquitous. All types of eye catching, attention seeking and colorful sign displaying the fun gadgets, prize winning animals and food on a stick.

With the Fair venues ever changing, the directional and update signs are well needed and often used. Signsational Graphics is there for any vendor, builder or the MN State Fair itself. We are conveniently located minutes from the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. Signsational Graphics does sign designs, builds signs, does sign repair, installs signs and even does the sign removal after the Labor Day fun.

Signsational Graphics will be nearby during the twelve days of the State Fair. You can give us a call at 651 633-2233. We’ll visit the Minnesota State Fair anytime!