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The 4-1-1 on Back to the Fifties taking place June 17-19

Minnesota Street Rod Association’s Back to Fifties weekend's schedule of events taking place June 17-19.

Minnesota Street Rod Association’s Back to the
Fifties weekend


WHEN: June 17 – 19, 2022 at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds

WHAT: The Minnesota Street Rod Association’s “Back to the 50’s Weekend” presented by NAPA Auto Parts is back and ready to roll! The show will blanket the State Fairgrounds with more than 11,000+ streetrods, customs, classics, and restored vehicles, all dating from 1964 and earlier. Plus, indoor and outdoor vendors, State Fair food, and tons of activities.

All Weekend

 • NAPA Auto Parts Display

 • Ladies’ Showcase (North End Event Center)

Friday and Saturday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sunday: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

  •  Cruise-N-Arts Craft Fair (Education Building) decor, gifts, wearables, and more

Friday and Saturday: 9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m., Sunday: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  • -Kids World activities (Machinery Hill) presented by Select Heartland Chevy Dealers -


 • United States Flag Raising Ceremony (Base of Space Needle) – 9 a.m.


 • Military Salute Flyover – 11 a.m.

 • Pin-Up Contest – (Bandshell near Space Tower) – 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Friday and Saturday

 • Model Car Show & Contest (Education Building) – 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

 • Free Concerts (Bandshell near Space Tower) 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

 • Friday – Robby Vee- Saturday – Tony Andreason with The Surf Dawgs- Opening act both nights – Comic Magician Jerry Frasier


 • Sunday Swap Meet (Midway) – 6 a.m. – 1 p.m.

 • Church Service featuring The Memories (Bandshell) – 10:30 a.m.

 • Closing Ceremony at 1 p.m. (Bandshell)

WHEN: Friday, June 17; Saturday, June 18; and Sunday, June 19, 2022

TIMES: Friday and Saturday: 8 a.m. – 10 p.m., Sunday: 6 a.m. – 3 p.m.

WHERE: Minnesota State Fairgrounds – Falcon Heights, Minn.


ADMISSION: At the door: Adults – $15; Kids 15 and under FREE with each paid adult

Advance adult discount tickets ($2 off) available at participating NAPA Auto Parts.


FREE Shuttles on Saturday ONLY from 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. from two locations:

 1. ETC/Energy Technology Center – 1450 Energy Park Drive, St. Paul

 2. MN Dept of Education, 1500 Highway 36 West, Roseville



Twitter: @msra2022

Instagram: mnstreetrodassociation

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