What's the Minnesota Horse Expo? Minnesota's largest equine trade show with over 700 trade show booths in five State Fair buildings and lining the streets of the Expo grounds creating an easy access marketplace for anyone wanting to find merchandise related to horses/owners and compare brands, prices and features. Read more!
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Minnesota's Largest Equine Trade Show and Breed Exhibition Sponsored by the Minnesota Horse Council April
27, 28, 29 - Minnesota State Fairgrounds 1265 Snelling Ave North, St. Paul, MN 55108 For Minnesota Horse Expo information, email us! Expo Office: 952-922-8666 or 877-462-8758
EXPO HOURS Friday April 27 8:30am-9:30pm (Cattle Barn, Poultry Barn, Dairy Building and CHS Building - buildings with majority of vendor booths - close at 7:00pm)
Saturday April 28 8:30am-9:30pm (Cattle Barn, Poultry Barn, Dairy Building and CHS Building - buildings with majority of vendor booths - close at 7:00pm)
Sunday April 29 8:30am - 5:00pm
FREE Horse Expo PARKING in State Fair Parking Lots
Available at the MN Horse Expo - Wheelchair Rentals: Wheelchair
rentals will be available at the MN Horse Expo on a first come, first
serve basis. Wheelchair rental costs will be $20.00 (cash only) plus a
deposit. A current valid drivers license with photo will be required to
rent a wheelchair for the day. The wheelchairs will be available in
the Expo Office.
Dogs, except for service dogs, are prohibited from the Coliseum
and Horse Barn during the Minnesota Horse Expo. To fully enjoy all the Expo has
to offer, we recommend you leave your dog at
The 2018 Minnesota Horse Expo is scheduled for April 27, 28
and 29 at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds complete with hundreds of vendor
booths, clinicians from around the nation, horse breeds on display that you
know and love and some you may never have seen before. Plus look for long time favorite Expo features
including the Expo consignment tack sale, daily PRCA rodeos and live music to
return along with the Battle of the Breeds: Obstacle Challenge. Other new stuff is in the works and we look
forward to having you join us next April for the 36th Minnesota
Horse Expo sponsored by the Minnesota Horse Council. See you there!
2018 Minnesota Horse Expo Deadlines
Week of August 15, 2017 - Emails sent to all returning booth and stall vendors with registration dates and timelines
September 1, 2017 – Paper contracts mailed out to those requesting paper
September 8, 2017 – Email registration materials to those requesting email pdf contracts and Online registration access
September 11, 2017 – Begin returning vendor booth assignments for those vendors NOT requesting any changes
October 13, 2017 – Assign booths to returning vendors who want to make changes to their booths in 2018
October 20, 2017 – Begin accepting NEW
vendor registrations, both paper and online. Returning vendors who have
NOT registered or contacted the Expo will lose returning priority
status. Click here!
December 2017 – Horse Stall assignments begin
March 1, 2018 – Balance/full payments due
March 15, 2018 - Show Decorator will begin to contact vendors for booth set up requests (ie. tables and chairs)
2017 SPONSORS "We appreciate the support of our Minnesota Horse Expo sponsors. Please visit their websites by clicking on their logos."