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MPR at the Minnesota State Fair

MPR at the MN State Fair 2019

Plan to visit us at the Minnesota State Fair!

We will have live broadcasts, exclusive events, member activities, and special merchandise! Our MPR Membership team has a special “Recharge” station for you to take a break and gather your energy for more fun at the fair.

Friday, August 23

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon LIVE Broadcast
Join Cathy Wurzer of MPR News and Eric Eskola for a live taping of TPT’s Almanac. They’ll talk weather, politics, music and more! There’s always a special animal guest as well.

3:00 - 7:00 p.m. LIVE Broadcast
Mark Wheat of The Current hosts an on-air shift from our booth. Join Mark at 4:30 p.m. for a live performance from Nooky Jones.

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