State Fair's 2015 Free Entertainment Lineup Features More Than 900 Live Shows in Just 12 Days

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ST. PAUL, MINN. (05/12/2015)(readMedia)-- The 2015 Minnesota State Fair free entertainment lineup features more than 900 shows throughout the Great Minnesota Get-Together's 12-day run-all free with the price of admission. Highlights of this year's free stage lineup are below. Visit or click the Permalink at the bottom of this page for a full schedule.

Leinie Lodge Bandshell Tonight! sponsored by Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co.:

• Gaelic Storm

• Terri Clark

• Andy Grammer

• Lou Gramm "The Voice of Foreigner"

• Reel Big Fish

• Home Free

Leinie Lodge Bandshell daytime entertainment sponsored by Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co.:

• The Willis Clan

• Tonic Sol-fa

• Caitlyn Smith

• Steve Meisner

• Pine Leaf Boys

• The 34th Infantry Division "Red Bull" Band

• The Wright Brothers

• Jeff Dayton

• Old Dominion

• Kenny Neal

• Dallas Smith

• Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line

• The Main Squeeze

• C. Willi Myles

Bazaar After Dark at the International Bazaar Stage sponsored by Summit Brewing Co.:

• Davina & The Vagabonds

• UniverSoul

• Sonny Knight & The Lakers

• Lost Highway

• Innocent Reggae Band

• Malamanya

West End at Sunset at the Schell's Stage at Schilling Amphitheater sponsored by August Schell

Brewing Co.:

• Charlie Parr

• Crankshaft and The Gear Grinders

• Becky Buller

• Haley Bonar

• The Bel Airs

• The Cactus Blossoms

Other free entertainment venues and highlights include:

• All-Star Stunt Dogs Splash and Timberworks Lumberjack Show at The North Woods sponsored by Cabela's and Good Health Saunas.

• Lasertainment's Laser Hitz Show, where high-powered laser beams choreographed to hit music dance in the skies above the fairgrounds.

• Mia Dorr's Premier Karaoke in The Garden sponsored by Treasure Island Resort & Casino.

• The Daily Mall Parade at 2 p.m. with floats, special guests and the State Fair High School Marching Band Competition.

• The Family Fair Stage at Baldwin Park sponsored by Green Mill Restaurant featuring music, costumed characters, comedians and jugglers just for kids and their families.

• The Ramberg Senior Center Stage sponsored by Cal Spas showcasing special entertainment for senior citizen fair guests.

• 3rd Lair SkatePark's pros showing off skateboard and BMX bike skills at The X-Zone.

• The Festival of Nations Stage presented by The International Institute of Minnesota, a showcase of dance, instrument and craft demonstrations from around the world.

• Arts A'Fair, a celebration of performing arts in Minnesota with dance and theater pop-up showcases throughout the fairgrounds.

• The Amateur Talent Contest and County Fair Talent Contest featuring singers, dancers, jugglers and more competing for the right to be named Minnesota's top talent.

• The Giant Sing Along presented by Bremer Bank, allowing fair guests to sing along together in a field of microphones – karaoke style.

• Flippenout Extreme Trampoline Show with world-class athletes and acrobats reaching heights of more than 25 feet, from Sept. 2 - 7.

The entire lineup of free entertainment, including additional acts, show times and artist information, is available at

The Minnesota State Fair is one of the largest and best-attended expositions in the world, attracting 1.8 million visitors annually. Showcasing Minnesota's finest agriculture, art and industry, the Great Minnesota Get-Together is always 12 Days of Fun Ending Labor Day. Visit for more information. The 2015 Minnesota State Fair runs Thursday, Aug. 27 through Labor Day, Sept. 7.