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MPR Day at the Minnesota State Fair!

MPR Day at the Minnesota State Fair!

Friday, September 4, 2015 is MPR Day at the Minnesota State Fair! We have live events for you at Carousel Park, you can tell your own MPR story at the recording studio at our booth, or even catch A Prairie Home Companion at the Grandstand. Check out our line up:

Carousel Park Stage
11am - noon: MPR News Live Broadcast with Tom Weber - Guest: Mark Seeley
noon - 1pm: MPR News Live Broadcast with Gary Eichten - Guest: Senator Amy Klobuchar
2pm - 3pm: Classical MPR Live Broadcast with John Birge - Guests: The Great Northern Union Chorus
4pm - 5pm: The Current Presents Black Diet

Carousel Park: MPR Membership Hospitality Tent
noon - 1pm: Book Signing by Mark Seely, author of Minnesota Weather Almanac
noon - 5pm: Book Signing by Tom Weber, author of 100 Things to Do in The Twin Cities Before You Die
1pm - 2pm: Book Signing by Senator Amy Klobuchar, author of The Senator Next Door
2pm to 3pm: Book Signing by Cathy Wurzer, author of We Know How This Ends

Minnesota State Fair Grandstand
7:45 pm: A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor

MPR Booth
The booth is open! Join us for MPR Day programming at Carousel Park

Upcoming Events

Talking Volumes: Jonathan Franzen and "Purity"

September 15, 7:00pm | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

Talking Volumes: Jeffrey Cranor and Joseph Fink on "Welcome to Night Vale: A Novel"

October 25, 7:00pm | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

Talking Volumes: John Irving and "Avenue of Mysteries"

November 6, 7:00pm | Minneapolis, MN | Tickets

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