Irish Fair of Minnesota
The nation's largest free Irish fair is held outdoors at St. Paul's Harriet Island. Multiple stages dedicated to dance and music performances are a big draw for all ages, and the children's area offers kid-friendly activities for every level of rambunctiousness. An art tent features face painting and arts and crafts, while the fair's activity tent includes dance lessons, games, races, musical performances and visits from native dogs.
When: Aug 10 Also: Aug 11 & Aug 12
Where: Harriet Island, St. Paul
Cost: FREE. Bring money for parking.