Mental Health Awareness at the Minnesota State Fair

It’s time for the 7th Annual Mental Health Awareness event at the Minnesota State Fair on August 26, 2024. Join us from 8 AM to 5 PM at Dan Patch Park for a day of education, entertainment, and community engagement focused on mental health awareness.

Event Highlights

Live Music: Enjoy performances by a diverse lineup of talented artists:

  • Red Tree Drum Group: Kick off the event with an energizing opening drum circle at 8:30 AM
  • Annie Mack: Blues and roots singer-songwriter performing at 9:45 AM
  • Eli Gardiner: Americana musician taking the stage at 11:30 AM
  • Abraham Westlund: Engaging performance at 1:15 PM
  • Elska: Indie pop artist performing at 3:00 PM
  • Mississippi Ojibwe: Concluding the event with a closing drum circle at 4:30 PM


  • Educational Booths: Information on mental health services and supports in Minnesota.
  • Inspirational Speakers: Insights from mental health advocates and community leaders.
  • Merchandise: Event T-shirts are available for purchase and must be pre-ordered. All proceeds support the event. Order T-shirts here:

This event is an opportunity to celebrate mental health, learn about available resources, and connect with a supportive community. We invite everyone to participate in this day of awareness and support.

Date: Monday, August 26, 2024  

Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM  

Location: Dan Patch Park, Minnesota State Fairgrounds

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Jun 26 2024


8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Dan Patch Park, Minnesota State Fairgrounds


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