Building off the success of the Bloody Mary and Old Fashioned Contests in recent years, the all-new homemade Sangria contest will determine whose fruit drink packs the most punch! The tastiest part? All submissions must feature Wisconsin wine. Judging will take place Sunday, Aug. 6 in Grand Champion Hall.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 3 AT 7 PM - 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” will headline, along with Men Without Hats, Modern English, The English Beat, Paul Young and Katrina (of Katrina and the Waves). Tickets are on sale now.
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.
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.
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. [...]
Everyone's favorite 5K of the summer is back by popular demand! After a successful run last year, the Wisconsin State Fair Park Foundation will host the 2nd Annual Cream Puff 5K Run/Walk on July 19 at 6:30 pm!