THURSDAY, AUGUST 3 AT 7PM - Fairgoers will be transported back to 1985 when Retro Futura hits the Main Stage. Featuring an impressive lineup of 80s icons, this show will have New Wave fans on their feet. Howard Jones, known for “No One Is To Blame” and “Things Can Only Get Better,” will headline, along with Men Without Hats, Modern English, The English Beat, Paul Young and Katrina (of Katrina and the Waves). Tickets go on sale Friday, March 24 at 9 a.m.
Applications are now available for the 2017 Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home Award, a prestigious award given to families who have dedicated their life to Wisconsin farming for 100 or 150 years.
You can have your pound cake and Pin it, too! New this year, technological and culinary worlds collided as Fairgoers shared their most mouth-watering pound cake ("#cake") recipe with the Pinterest world. Pinners used #cakewistatefair to submit their entries, and final judging took place during the 2016 State Fair. Click on each picture below for their award-winning recipe!
Look for three different coupons in the State Fair Bargain Book to save during your visit to SpinCity. Bargain Books are available for $5 at any Fair Information Center during the Fair.
Bring three (3) JACK’S Pizza front labels to the SpinCity redemption booth to receive a voucher for $5 off a SpinCity 40 ticket sheet.
Wristbands are available during the Fair for $35 Monday – Friday and $40 on Saturdays & Sundays. They are valid for unlimited rides in SpinCity on day of purchase until 9 pm. Wristbands will only be available for purchase each day until 7pm.
Save BIG when you purchase 40 ticket sheets for only $30 or 25 ticket sheets for only $20. Individual tickets are also available for $1 each.
State Fair Street Team The Wisconsin State Fair Street Team is comprised of energetic and outgoing individuals who visit festivals and events throughout Wisconsin to strike up conversations, hand out promotional materials and serve as frontline ambassadors for the Wisconsin State Fair. [...]