What: Exhibits and marketplace celebrating local and national history
When: Aug. 29-Sept. 4 Where: Minneapolis Convention Center
Tickets: $15 for adults, $10 for students, seniors and active-duty military personnel; free for children under 8 and credentialed convention delegates, guests and media
More information: Click on www.civicfest.org
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