SATURDAY, AUGUST 12 AT 8 PM - Soulful songstress Patti LaBelle brings her R&B, gospel and jazz to State Fair, along with special guest En Vogue. LaBelle first found mainstream success in the 1970s with the iconic disco song “Lady Marmalade” and her signature anthem “You Are My Friend.” LaBelle has sold more than 50 million records. Tickets are on sale now.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 13 AT 6 PM - Country superstar Alan Jackson will bring his Honky Tonk Highway Tour to the Main Stage on Sunday, Aug. 13. Jackson will perform songs that have gained him legions of longtime fans, including his debut hit “Here in The Real World,” signature honky-tonk favorites “Chattahoochee,” and “Gone Country,” as well as party anthems like “It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere.”
The State Fair Main Stage presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino features a diverse lineup of live entertainment, including nationally-touring headliners each night of the Fair. The lineup offers everything from country to hip-hop, contemporary Christian to classic rock and more!
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.
As you stroll through the Fair Park, be sure to keep an eye out for exciting and unique street entertainers. Each performer has a different show, and will change throughout the Fair! Watch for performances by Mango and Dango Theatrical Circus, Canines a la Cart, StatueViva, Matt’s Family Jam, Sam The Wheeler, Steve Trash, Alex Clark, Brant The Fireguy, Allez-OOPS!, and the World Record Balloon Stunt Show.