The Minnesota State Fair is getting closer by the minute and now we have even more reason to look forward to it!

The Minnesota State Fair will feature 53 new beers and beverages (and some have some very interesting names. Ha!) this year. They announced the big news early Monday morning (July 29th).

Here's what you can add to your "must drink" list this year:

  • Berry Go Round Sour
  • Berry Manilow
  • Blood Orange Freewheeler
  • Canoe Paddler Kölsch
  • Cherry Firework Hard Seltzer
  • Cherry Passion Fruit Tart Ale
  • Coco-Lime Wit
  • Cotton Candy Cream Ale
  • Cotton Candy Milkshake IPA
  • Country Rosé Spritzer
  • Crop Duster Lager
  • Dreamsicle Hard Malt
  • Elderflower Wheat Ale
  • Four Seam Screamer
  • Funnel Cloud F2 Ale
  • Great Minnesota Citra-gether IPA
  • The Great Minnesota Handshake
  • Honey Bee Lavendar Honey Mead
  • Kirby Pucker #34 Arnie Palmer
  • Lavendar Lemonade Bubble Trouble
  • Leinenkugel's Hefeweizen
  • Lemon Drop Shandy
  • Lemon Meringue Pie Ale
  • Mango Medusa
  • Mango Star
  • Michelada
  • Mighty Magenta Dragon Fruit IPA
  • Mini-Sotan IPA
  • Minnesota Mimosa
  • MN Brew Together Orange Dreamsicle IPA
  • MN Haze
  • Nordic Strawberry Blonde Ale
  • Northstar Frosé Blanc
  • Onesie, Twosie LuLu Lucky
  • Orange Push-up Pop
  • Peaches & Cream Ale
  • People Watcher
  • Pomegranate Bubbly Mojito
  • Pickly Pear IPA
  • Red Wine Sorvino
  • Rosa Fresca
  • The Shandlot Mixed Berry Shandy
  • Sideshow Spritzer
  • Slushy LuLu Limoncello
  • Sparkling Honey Hive
  • Strawberries And Mint Bubbly Mojito
  • Strawberry Blonde
  • Summer Luv'n Orange IPA
  • Summer Sunset Frosé
  • Sunset Rosé Wine
  • Toasted Pumpkin Seed Ale
  • Very Berry Frozen Hard Seltzer
  • White Claw Red Bull Slushie

It is going to be a great year at the big get together! There is a ton of new food options this time around AND free concert lineups all day every day!

By the way - if you are looking to make some extra cash, the Minnesota State Fair is hiring for a ton of different positions too.

See you there!