Open Class


2020 Open Class Registration Form

You will need to Save the PDF form of the 2020 Open Class Registration to your computer before you can proceed typing the information on the form.

You can pick up a Fair Book at the Fairgrounds Office starting in June or at various locations throughout Blue Earth County(see list below).


PDF Version of 2019 Premium Book



2020 Blue Earth County Fair



Click Here to register online

Open Class Online Registration Link




How to Prepare Vegetables,

Fruits and Flowers for the Fair.


For more help click on this link to a video on YouTube.


Click to save a PDF handout on preparing your produce for exhibit.



2020 Blue Earth County Fair

Open Class Demonstration Schedule 


More information to come.


If you have a craft or talent you would like to share, please call Kim

with your preference of open times. Updates will be posted as they become available.




2019 Premium Book Pickup Locations—

Amboy—Casey's, Cottage Cafe, and Community Bank


Eagle Lake—Casey's, and Community Bank


Garden City—Shady Oaks Campground Office


Good Thunder—Post Office, Thunder Bar/Restaurant, and Dakota Mart


Lake Crystal—Post Office, Kevin's, Collis C Store, Dairy Queen, Kroubetz Lakeside Campers, Benny's Power Sports, and Ace Hardware


Lewisville—Post Office, and Pioneer Bank


Madelia—Hope & Faith, Post Office, Casey's, and Mayo (Mankato) Hospital Break Rooms


Madison Lake—Casey's, Mike's, Stormy's, and Finishline


Mankato—HyVee's Hilltop & Downtown, Cubs Food Hilltop & Downtown, Kwik Trips, Casey's, and Wow Zone (out on the East Side)


Mapleton—Pioneer Bank, Maple Mart, Casey's, Mapleton Farm & Home, Dietz Foods, and All Pets Vet Clinic


Minnesota Lake—Food & Fuel


North Mankato—Kwik Trip, and Casey's


St. Clair—Mitts BP Gas Station, Post Office




Vernon CenterCommunity Bank, Vernon Center Lumber, Post Office, and Vernon Center Meat Locker


Winnebago—Casey's, Flip and Shake




  • Open class exhibits can be brought in Wednesday from 8:00am to 6:00pm
  • Pre-registration forms located in the Forms tab and can be emailed to Kim at
  • Additional Information below.


Exhibits will be released Sunday, July 26th after 5pm

Click on the link above for a PDF of the Premium Book

depending on your computer speed this may take several minutes to load.


Blue Earth County Fair grounds buildings




If you're interested in exhibiting at the MN State Fair,


The site contains detailed info regarding each department, downloadables

(including premium books) and links to online registration (where applicable).




Blue Earth County Free Fair

July 22nd — 25th, 2021