Friday, August 4

Jelly Belly Day - Visit Central Park to discover the latest creations from Jelly Belly®. Stop by the Mixed Emotions booth to Feel the Flavor™. You can try five favorite flavors of jelly beans each paired with an emotion, and imprinted with an emoji face. Enjoy them individually or combine them to create your own delicious mix of emotions! Join us on stage to see Artist in Residence Kristen Cumings create a work of Jelly Belly Bean Art. Spin the Beanboozled® Wheel and you may get to try our newest flavor – so weird and wild, we’re keeping it a secret!
Main Stage presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
John Mellencamp - FRIDAY, AUGUST 4 AT 8 PM - Grammy award winner and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee John Mellencamp will bring his setlist rock 'n roll classics to the State Fair Main Stage. Known for hits like "Jack & Diane," "Pink Houses" and "Hurts So Good," John Mellencamp has been entertaining audiences with his distinct voice and raw-edged persona for nearly four decades. Carlene Carter will open the 8 p.m. show, and tickets are on sale now.
Grand Champion Hall
Music Stages

12:00 PM Dirty Deuce
5:00 PM Chris Schmidt Duo

7:00 PM Liquid Crush

11:00 AM Big Al Wetzel Band
3:30 PM Almighty Vinyl
8:00 PM The Toys

11:00 AM Kenny Sunshine
2:00 PM Our House
5:30 PM Strip'd
9:00 PM Ric Monroe

10:00 AM Vern and the Originals
1:00 PM Larry Lynne Band
7:00 PM Shag

1:00 PM AcoustiClowns
7:00 PM Montage

11:30 AM Jesse Voelker
3:00 PM Cover 2 Cover
7:45 PM Saddlebrook

12:00 PM Ryan McIntyre
7:00 PM Lukyn Skywyrd

10:00 AM Kawsay

11:30 AM Savana
3:30 PM Twang Dragons
8:15 PM Rebel Grace

1:00 PM Moonlight Karaoke
7:30 PM Marcell

2:30 PM Crank The Radio
7:30 PM Bobby Friss

10:00 AM David Hall
2:00 PM Brecken Miles
7:30 PM Brother Beer

11:00 AM Catch a Wave
3:30 PM The Glam Band
8:30 PM Hyde

7:00 PM Headknocker