ST. CLOUD -- Officials with Northstar Link and Northstar Rail have a special deal for families who want to go to the State Fair on the weekends.

For $20, two adults and up to three children can ride the Northstar Link from St. Cloud, catch the Northstar Rail in Big Lake and catch the State Fair Express Bus in Fridley.

The special offer is only good for the weekends of August 24th-25th and August 31st-September 1st.

You must buy your family pass online and keep it to show Metro Transit Staff on your return trip.

For schedules and for more information go to the Metro Transit website.