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2019 Kids Activities

All Day, Every Day Kids' Activities

“Where's Tippy?” Scavenger Hunt: Find one of the 3-inch pictures of Tippy hidden throughout the Fairgrounds and bring it to the admin building for a prize and a free Tippy tattoo! (Ages 0–12)
Kids' Sandbox: outside the Education Building (next to the breastfeeding tent)

Kids' Activities by Date

Date        Event Location Start Time   End Time
Wed 8/7 Exotic Zoo Exotic Zoo 8:00 am
Wed 8/7 Midway opens
Hours may vary.
Midway 2:00 pm
Wed 8/7 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 2:00 pm
Wed 8/7 Midway special: Ride cost reduced by 1 ticket
This offer not valid with pre-sale ride tickets.
Midway 3:00 pm 6:00 pm
Wed 8/7 Pig Races Racing Pigs 3:30 pm
Wed 8/7 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 4:00 pm
Wed 8/7 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 4:30 pm
Wed 8/7 Pig Races Racing Pigs 5:30 pm
Wed 8/7 Kids' Lumberjack Sport Camp Tippy's Pasture 6:00 pm
Wed 8/7 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 6:00 pm
Wed 8/7 Minnesota Minn-E-Rod Tractor Pull
FREE with gate admission!
Gates open at 5:30
More info
Grandstand 6:30 pm
Wed 8/7 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 7:00 pm
Wed 8/7 Pig Races Racing Pigs 7:30 pm

Thu 8/8 Exotic Zoo Exotic Zoo 8:00 am
Thu 8/8 Bubbles & Chalk
Supplies provided
Bingo Tent 10:00 am 2:00 pm
Thu 8/8 Crafts for Kids
Supplies provided
Bingo Tent 10:00 am 1:30 pm
Thu 8/8 Midway opens
Hours may vary.
Midway 12:00 pm
Thu 8/8 Midway special: Pay one price (wristbands) $25 Midway 12:00 pm 5:00 pm
Thu 8/8 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 1:30 pm
Thu 8/8 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 2:00 pm
Thu 8/8 Kids' Lumberjack Sport Camp Tippy's Pasture 3:00 pm
Thu 8/8 Pig Races Racing Pigs 4:00 pm
Thu 8/8 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 4:00 pm
Thu 8/8 Pig Races Racing Pigs 6:00 pm
Thu 8/8 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 6:00 pm
Thu 8/8 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 6:30 pm
Thu 8/8 Pig Races Racing Pigs 7:30 pm

Fri 8/9 Exotic Zoo Exotic Zoo 8:00 am
Fri 8/9 Art in Motion: Street Art
FREE! Grab some chalk and help create an inspired walkway alongside artists and fair-goers! All ages & abilities welcome. Brought to you by the HERO Coalition.
Between Commercial Building & Entertainment Center 10:00 am 4:00 pm
Fri 8/9 Bubbles & Chalk
Supplies provided
Bingo Tent 10:00 am 2:00 pm
Fri 8/9 Crafts for Kids
Supplies provided
Bingo Tent 10:00 am 1:30 pm
Fri 8/9 Midway opens
Hours may vary.
Midway 12:00 pm
Fri 8/9 Midway special: Two riders for the price of one
This offer not valid with pre-sale ride tickets.
Midway 12:00 pm 5:00 pm
Fri 8/9 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 1:30 pm
Fri 8/9 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 2:00 pm
Fri 8/9 Kids' Lumberjack Sport Camp Tippy's Pasture 3:00 pm
Fri 8/9 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 4:00 pm
Fri 8/9 Pig Races Racing Pigs 4:30 pm
Fri 8/9 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 6:00 pm
Fri 8/9 Pig Races Racing Pigs 6:30 pm
Fri 8/9 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 7:00 pm
Fri 8/9 Pig Races Racing Pigs 8:30 pm

Sat 8/10 Exotic Zoo Exotic Zoo 8:00 am
Sat 8/10 Kits for Kids Workshop
While supplies last
Bingo Tent 9:00 am 12:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Outdoor Activities with Carver County Parks
Free outdoor recreation and camping try-it station with slackline, disc golf, practice casting, s'mores, and photo booth!
Shady Oak Ridge 9:00 am 6:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Be A Dairy Ambassador!
Boys and girls ages 10 to 12
Dairy & Beef Barn/Judges' Square 10:00 am
Sat 8/10 Dairy Fun and Games for Kids with Dairy Princesses and Ambassadors Dairy & Beef Barn 11:00 am 3:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Kids' Pedal Tractor Pull
Registration at 10:30 AM; Ages 4 to 11
Entertainment Center 11:00 am
Sat 8/10 Bubbles & Chalk
Supplies provided
Bingo Tent 12:00 pm 2:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Midway opens
Hours may vary.
Midway 12:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 12:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Diaper Derby
Registration at 12:30 pm
Entertainment Center 1:00 pm 1:30 pm
Sat 8/10 Rock-Paper-Scissors Tournament
$500 prize! More information and registration
Entertainment Center 2:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 2:00 pm
Sat 8/10 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 2:30 pm
Sat 8/10 Kids' Prize Give-Away Drawing
Ages 12 & under; Sign up from 11:00 AM to 3:30 pm
Must be present to win.
Patio 3:30 pm
Sat 8/10 Pig Races Racing Pigs 4:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 4:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Kids' Lumberjack Sport Camp Tippy's Pasture 5:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Pig Races Racing Pigs 6:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 6:00 pm
Sat 8/10 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 7:00 pm
Sat 8/10 Pig Races Racing Pigs 8:00 pm

Sun 8/11 Exotic Zoo Exotic Zoo 8:00 am
Sun 8/11 Midway opens
Hours may vary.
Midway 12:00 pm
Sun 8/11 Pig Races Racing Pigs 12:00 pm
Sun 8/11 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 12:00 pm
Sun 8/11 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 12:30 pm
Sun 8/11 Kids' Lumberjack Sport Camp Tippy's Pasture 2:00 pm
Sun 8/11 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 2:00 pm
Sun 8/11 Pig Races Racing Pigs 3:00 pm
Sun 8/11 Story Time with Tippy Agriculture Building 4:30 pm
Sun 8/11 Midway special: Pay one price (wristbands) $25 Midway 5:00 pm 9:00 pm
Sun 8/11 Pig Races Racing Pigs 5:00 pm
Sun 8/11 All American Lumberjack Show Tippy's Pasture 5:30 pm
Story Time with Tippy
boy with kangaroo
Dairy Princess
Kids Pedal Pull
pig races
Midway
Machinery Hill
Tippy with little boy