The Great Big Wheel is one of the tallest traveling Ferris wheels in North America. Carrying riders to a height of 156 feet, this wheel offers breathtaking views of the fairgrounds and beyond. The Minnesota State Fair is one of the largest and best-attended expositions in the world. Showcasing Minnesota's finest agriculture, art and industry, the Great Minnesota Get-Together is 12 Days of Fun Ending Labor Day. The 2022 Minnesota State Fair runs Aug. 25-Labor Day, Sept. 5.