NAMI at the State Fair

NAMI Minnesota hosts a booth in the Education Building at the Minnesota State Fair for all 12 days of the fair each year (Aug. 22 to Sept. 2, 2019) to educate the public about the many services that NAMI Minnesota provides to the community. Staff members and volunteers answer questions, provide resources, and host a spin-the-wheel contest with free giveaways!

Want to get involved? We need your help to connect with 1.5 million fair attendees! Plan to volunteer at NAMI’s Education Building Booth. Contact for more information.

Volunteers Needed for 2019 MN State Fair

Volunteers are needed to to staff NAMI’s education booth throughout the MN State Fair, Aug. 22-Sept. 2. Volunteers work 4-hour shifts, 9:00-1:00, 1:00-5:00 or 5:00-9:00. A free ticket to the Fair is provided. Sign-ups for shifts will be available online starting in mid to late July. For more details go to or call 651-645-2948.

Mental Health Day at the 2019 MN State Fair!

NAMI Minnesota will also be one of the lead organizations for Mental Health Day at the Fair, set for Monday, August 26, 2019. Over 50 mental health organizations will be involved in this event, now entering its second year at the Fair!