North Dakota State Fair Event Center
PO Box 1796

2005 Burdick Expy E

Minot, ND 58701

(701) 857-7620

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Dakota Talent Stage

The North Dakota State Fair will feature North Dakotans who have special talents such as juggling, singing, dancing, magic, etc. and would like the opportunity to perform at the Fair.

The Dakota Talent Stage will have performers scheduled from 1:30pm - 6:00pm daily, July 20 – July 28. Sets will be in 30-minute increments, with 15 minutes between each performance for set up.  Please indicate if you are willing to perform multiple times on your scheduled day or throughout the Fair. We will contact you to let you know your performance schedule.

Limited musical equipment is suggested, as no vehicles are allowed to drive to the area to drop off instruments and equipment. The North Dakota State Fair will provide an 8-channel mixer, 4 instrument/voice microphones, tape/CD player and a monitor system.  The participant is responsible for all other equipment needed to perform. 20% of all merchandise sales need to be made payable to the North Dakota State Fair. All performers/ band members will need to pay gate admission to enter the Fair grounds. 

If you have any questions regarding this stage, please feel free to contact us at (701) 857-7620. Application deadline is July 1st, 2018. Date & Time preference will be given on a first come first serve basis.

Please fill in registration box below and include which Dates & Times you would be available to perform.