Minnesota Public Radio at the MN State Fair

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Minnesota State Fair
1265 Snelling Ave. N
St. Paul, MN 55108

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Start planning your visit now by checking our 2013 State Fair Schedule.

Thursday, August 22

9 a.m.-11 a.m.: The Daily Circuit live broadcast performance hosted by Kerri Miller and Tom Weber Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live broadcast: Steven John hosts Senator Amy Klobuchar 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR live performance by members of the Minnesota Boychoir 3-6 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mary Lucia 4 p.m. hour: The Current live broadcast performance by Lucy Michelle 6-9 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mark Wheat

Friday, August 23

6 a.m.-10 a.m.: The Current Morning Show live broadcast Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live broadcast performance: TPT's "Almanac" with Cathy Wurzer and Eric Eskola 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR live performance by members of Coro 3-6 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mary Lucia 6-9 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mark Wheat

Saturday, August 24

Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News: Kate Moos and Tom Weber for MPR Health Initiative 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR live performance: John Birge hosts the University of Minnesota Trombone Choir 3-6 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with David Campbell 4 p.m. hour: The Current live broadcast performance by Pert Near Sandstone

Sunday, August 25

Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News: Chris Roberts hosts the Cube Critics, Stephanie Curtis and Euan Kerr, on movies 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance: Steve Staruch hosts the Minnesota Concert Opera 3-6 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mac Wilson

Monday, August 26

Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live broadcast performance: Gary Eichten hosts a debate with the Minneapolis mayoral candidates 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance: Claire Philpott hosts the Minnesota Percussion Trio 3-6 p.m.: The Current broadcast with Mary Lucia 4 p.m. hour: The Current live broadcast performance by Crankshaft 6-9 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mark Wheat

Tuesday, August 27

Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live broadcast performance: Cathy Wurzer hosts Paul Huttner and Mark Seeley on weather 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR live broadcast performance: Fred Child hosts Brooklyn Rider 3-6 p.m.: The Current broadcast with Mary Lucia 4 p.m. hour: The Current live broadcast performance by Frankie Lee 6-9 p.m.:The Current live broadcast with Mark Wheat

Wednesday, August 28

Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live broadcast performance: Mike Mulcahy hosts Governor Mark Dayton 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by OVation 3-6 p.m.: The Current broadcast with Mary Lucia 4 p.m. hour: The Current live broadcast performance by Actual Wolf 6-9 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mark Wheat

Thursday, August 29

11 a.m.-noon: MPR News on-stage: Tom Crann hosts Lynne Rossetto Kasper on food Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live broadcast performance: Kate Smith hosts Dr. Jon Hallberg on health 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR live performance: Julie Amacher hosts the Minnesota Opera 3-6 p.m.: The Current broadcast with Mary Lucia 4 p.m. hour: The Current live broadcast performance by P.O.S. 6-9 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mark Wheat

Friday, August 30

MPR Day at the State Fair At Carousel Park 10-noon.: The Daily Circuit Round Table live broadcast hosted by Kerri Miller and Tom Weber Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live broadcast: Tom Crann hosts Senator Al Franken 1:30-2:30 p.m.: Classical MPR live performance: John Birge hosts VocalEssence 3-5 p.m.: The Current live pre-show (MN Music on a Stick) broadcast At the Grandstand 5-11 p.m.: 89.3 The Current Presents "MN Music on a Stick" featuring Trampled by Turtles, The Suburbs, Mason Jennings, P.O.S. and The Chalice

Saturday, August 31

Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live: MPR News reporter Dan Kraker of Duluth hosts Dave Peters and Jennifer Vogel on the Ground Level project 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance 3-6 p.m.: The Current Morning Show 6-9 p.m.: Radio Free Current with David Campbell

Sunday, September 1

Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live: Bob Collins hosts Chris Worthington: "Behind the scenes at MPR News" 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR live performance: Bill Morelock hosts the Copper Street Brass Quintet 3-6 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Bill DeVille

Monday, September 2

Noon-1 p.m.: MPR News live broadcast performance: Gary Eichten hosts Chris Farrell about jobs and the economy 2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by Copper Street Brass Quintet 3-6 p.m.: The Current broadcast with Mary Lucia 4 p.m. hour: The Current live broadcast performance by Chastity Brown 6-9 p.m.: The Current live broadcast with Mark Wheat