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Minnesota 4-H State Arts-In

Minnesota 4-H State Arts-In is a 22-day intensive arts experience. Youth prepare a musical to perform 3-4 times daily during the Minnesota State Fair. Each year, State Arts-In youth perform at least 35 shows to more than 12,000 audience members in the 4-H building on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.

State Arts-In is about:

Participants continue to work on goals by putting on several daily performances, having leadership roles and acting as representatives for 4-H building visitors.


2018 participation information

Registration process

  1. Register each participant for State Arts-In through your 4HOnline family account login:
    • After logging in to 4HOnline, click on "Continue to Family"
    • On the Member List page, scroll to the bottom and under the Event Registration section, select the member to register and then select "State Arts-In 2018".
    • Follow the prompts and instructions to complete registration.
  2. Next, each participant must complete a leadership profile at
  3. First year participants only must have an adult complete a recommendation form for them, by sharing this link with their recommender:

Online registration is our preferred method of registration. If you are unable to register electronically, please contact Sandy Rand.


Kirstin Delp, Minnesota 4-H State Arts-In director

Sandra Rand, Minnesota 4-H state staff support; 612-624-8426

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