The Minnesota State Fair, which is back in 2021, after not happening last year due to COVID-19, unveiled a list of the 56 new beverages set to debut at this year's Great Minnesota Get-Back-Together event. Some of the beverages are going to be limited I'm sure, remember the Grain Belt Blu that debuted at the fair a few years ago? So here are the 56 brand-new beverages, and where you can get them at the Minnesota State Fair, listed alphabetically, starting with the non-alcoholic beverages.

  • Bama! Lemon Sweet Tea - Summer Lakes Beverage, located on the east side of Underwood Street between Lee & Randall avenues, just south of Little Farm Hands
  • Lake Storm Lemonade - Summer Lakes Beverage
  • Wedge-Hammer - Summer Lakes Beverage

Alcoholic Beverages

  • Aromatic Mike’s® Hard Lemonade Slushie - Shanghaied Henri’s, located at the International Bazaar
  • Beach Cruiser Hard Cider - Shanghaied Henri’s
  • Berry Bazaar Kölsch-Style Ale - Shanghaied Henri’s
  • Blondie & Clyde - The Hideaway Speakeasy, located in the Veranda, Grandstand upper level, northwest section
  • Blue Razzmatazz - Coasters, located on the southeast corner of Carnes Avenue and Liggett Street
  • Bolo Blue: Tropical Punch Hard Seltzer - Café Caribe, located on the south side of Carnes Avenue between Chambers & Nelson streets
  • Brianna Banana Breeze Wine Slushie - Minnesota Wine Country, located on the west side of Underwood Street between Carnes & Judson avenues
  • Buoyed Up Mango Shandy - Giggles’ Campfire Grill, located on the southeast corner of Lee Avenue and Cooper Street, at The North Woods
  • Buzzin Moscow Mule Slushie - Shanghaied Henri’s
  • Caramel Apple Craft Seltzer - Andy's Grille, located on the south side of Carnes Avenue between Liggett & Nelson streets
  • Caribbean Dream Passion Fruit Tart Ale - Café Caribe
  • Celegrapetion Ale - Mancini’s al Fresco located on the north side of Carnes Avenue between Nelson & Underwood streets
  • Cherry-Go-Round - Schell's Pavilion, south of the Schell’s Stage at Schilling Amphitheater
  • Clasico Salted Lime Cream Ale - At Ball Park Cafe, located on the east side of Underwood Street between Dan Patch & Carnes avenues, outside The Garden
  • Clawgarita - Tejas Express, located in The Garden, north wall
  • Collaboration Lager - Leinie Lodge, located on the east side of Cooper Street between Dan Patch & Judson avenues, just south of the Leinie Lodge Bandshell
  • Cotton Candy Hard Seltzer - O’Gara’s at the Fair, located on the southwest corner of Dan Patch Avenue and Cosgrove Street
  • Flirty Fruity Bubbles - The Hideaway Speakeasy
  • Frozen Fruit Punch - The Blue Barn, located at West End Market, south of the History & Heritage Center
  • Ginger Shandy - The Blue Barn
  • Golden Cookies N Cream Ale - Coasters
  • Grip and Rip IPA - Ball Park Cafe
  • Guava Have It Hard Seltzer - Shanghaied Henri’s
  • “Hans On” IPA - Hildebrand Concessions, located in the Grandstand concert venue
  • Homegrown Haze Hazy IPA - O’Gara’s at the Fair
  • Key Lime Hypezig - Aldo’s, Sabino’s, Swine & Spuds and Snack House, located in the Warner Coliseum
  • Kirby Pucker Watermelon Paloma - Ball Park Cafe
  • LuLu's Juicy MN Midway Hazy - LuLu’s Public House, located at West End Market, south of the Schell’s Stage at Schilling Amphitheater
  • Mango Sangria - Minnesota Wine Country
  • Minnesota Maple Mead - LuLu’s Public House
  • Minnesota Mule Ale - Coasters
  • MN Brew Together Peaches and Cream Milkshake IPA - Ball Park Cafe
  • Mountain Brew - Ball Park Cafe
  • OAKtoberfest - Schell's Pavilion
  • OMG Seltzer Slushy - Frontier Bar, located on the south side of Carnes Avenue between Liggett & Nelson streets
  • Orange Solstice Shandy - Giggles’ Campfire Grill
  • Outboard Motor Ale - Giggles’ Campfire Grill
  • Passion Berry Cider - LuLu’s Public House
  • Peach Tree Ale - Giggles’ Campfire Grill
  • Pomegranate Pils - Dino's Gyros, located on the north side of Carnes Avenue between Nelson & Underwood streets
  • Rasmelon Lemonade Slushy - LuLu’s Public House
  • Schandy - Schell's Pavilion
  • Strawberry Cream Ale - O’Gara’s at the Fair
  • Sweat Back Together - Ball Park Cafe
  • Tangerine Titan - Dino's Gyros
  • The Shandlot Golden Tea Edition - Ball Park Cafe
  • Toga Party Kanu - Dino's Gyros
  • Triple Berry Cheesecake Lager - The Hangar, on the northeast corner of Underwood Street and Murphy Avenue
  • Tropical Smoothie Sour - Ball Park Cafe
  • Truly Energized Colada Slushy - Andy's Grille
  • Waffle Dog Breakfast Ale - The Hangar
  • When Life Hands You Lemons-tini - The Hideaway Speakeasy
  • Wildberry Bluff - Minnesota Wine Country

You can also use the map below of the fairgrounds to navigate your way around while you are there, so you can give some of these new beverages a try over the 12 day run of the Minnesota State Fair. The Minnesota State Fair runs August 26 - Labor Day.

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