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MPR at the Minnesota State Fair: Friday Aug. 28

MPR at the Minnesota State Fair: Friday Aug. 28

Join us at our booth near the corner of Judson and Nelson! Here's our schedule:

Noon - 1pm: MPR News Live Broadcast: LIVE TPT "Almanac" with Cathy Wurzer

3pm – 7pm: The Current Live In Booth Broadcast with host Mark Wheat

4:30pm: Live performance - Reina Del Cid

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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