Prairie Farms Dairy invites you and your family to Central Park on Thursday, August 9 from 9 am – 4 pm for award-winning dairy samples, fun family activities and great raffle prizes!
We’re proud to be back for our 19th year! Join us in Central Park and taste our signature Sweet Applewood Smoked bacon, ham and delicious appetizers. We’re hosting cooking demonstrations and competitions too! Don’t forget to spin our Prize Wheel where everyone is a winner. Enjoy the harmony of Patrick Cudahy’s Barber Shop Quartet, take an “Official Bacon of the Green Bay Packers” Fan Photo, play games and savor Wisconsin’s favorite bacon! Patrick Cudahy. Since 1888. Better Then. Better Now.
Pick ‘n Save, with help from some friends, will be hosting family friendly activities in the Central Park throughout the day. With close to 100 locations throughout the state of Wisconsin, Pick ‘n Save offers customers fresh products, restaurant quality prepared foods, meal ideas and food and beverage pairings at everyday low prices. Stop by to see why Pick ‘n Save is where Wisconsin Saves on Groceries.
Come hungry on Tuesday, August 7 and sample a variety of Fair foods available at more than 50 food vendors who offer smaller sizes of your favorite items at reduced prices! Pick up a Crazy Grazin’ brochure at any Fair Information Center presented by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and look for posters displayed at participating vendors.
Registration is open for Wisconsin State Fair Day Camp 2017! Fair Day Camp is a fantastic experience for students to visit the State Fair and learn about what makes the Wisconsin State Fair unique.
Pick up a glass of ice cold milk for only 50 cents, available in a variety of your favorite flavors, on South Grandstand Avenue near the Exposition Center.
Sea Lion Splash, presented by Empower Credit Union, located on South Grandstand Avenue, will have crowds cheering and laughing once again, while also teaching valuable lessons about marine wildlife and conservation. The sea lions will amaze as they balance balls, shoot hoops and even perform handstands! This is the only traveling sea lion show in the U.S. and each 30-minute show will educate the audience while also bringing out the natural comedic nature of these amazing animals.
Forgot your sunscreen? You can still enjoy the sunshine safely. Look for one of three FREE sunflower sunscreen stations conveniently located throughout the Fair Park (in SpinCity, near the Guest Services Pavilion and in front of We Energies Energy Park). Sunflowers will be stocked with SPF 30, suitable for fairgoers ages one year and older.
It's “Thyme” to check out all the amazing artists’ paintings! On Monday, August 6 and Tuesday, August 7, be sure to look for artists throughout the Fair as they find their perfect Moo-na Lisa. Once the finished artwork is judged on Tuesday, the Plein Air Art Gallery in the lobby of the Exposition Center will be open for Fairgoers to purchase their favorite piece. Thank you for supporting your local artists!
Fun, safety, food, gardens, birds and more! Visit We Energies Energy Park to learn about electric and gas safety with our interactive games and exhibits. Get an identification wristband to keep your child safe at the fair. You can enjoy cooking and gardening presentations, see birds of prey up close and participate in a game show or solar car race. Energy Park is on the west side of the fair on Wetley Way at Center Street.