Vendor Locations

Vendor Locations

Fairest of the Fairs

Fairest of the Fairs Wisconsin State Fair officials are excited to introduce the 2018 Wisconsin Fairest of the Fairs – Isabella Haen of the Kewaunee County Fair. Each [...]

Encore Performance by Cottage Garden

Encore Performance by Cottage Garden Pint-sized herbs fill the window boxes of this cute cottage. Gazanias, grasses and a goat complete the rooftop garden. Beautiful pastoral paintings adorn the cottage windows and doors. This bed [...]

Beautiful Bromeliads

Beautiful Bromeliads Bromeliads - plants such as the birds of paradise, lantana, elephant ears, and papyrus - add a tropical flair to the Fair. All these plants love basking in the full sun. Fragrant thyme [...]

Habitat Hero Hillside

Habitat Hero Hillside The banks of a former railroad track have been tamed into a beautiful hillside habitat. Native plants in this bed support pollinators, birds and wildlife. All plants are locally sourced and grown. [...]

Bob’s Party Bed

Bob's Party Bed This bed honors a great friend of the Fair industry, Bob Williams. All plants are height challenged (just like Bob) and have names that represent items from his rich life, planted in [...]

Western Inspired

Western Inspired A stage coach stops at this dry creek bed where old railroad ties take on a new life. Westward ho! (or just beyond garden #6) to the gravel garden where plants grow in [...]

Ag Alley

Ag Alley Trunks & Tranquility: reflect on the textures and shapes of this tranquil oasis. Heirloom Southern Plants: step back into time with this southern garden that highlights collards, kale, cotton and broom corn. Nifty [...]

We Energies Energy Park

We Energies Energy Park Lift your spirits as you stroll through We Energies Energy Park during your visit to the Wisconsin State Fair. Our lush and fragrant gardens provide inspiration to add beauty and color [...]

Bee Happy

Bee Happy What's a bee's favorite song? Don't worry...bee happy. Pollinators love both perennials and annuals. This garden is what all the buzz is about.

Grand Champion Hibiscus Heaven

Grand Champion Hibiscus Heaven The Grand Champion Ribbon is the star of this bed. The vibrant colors, bold textures and foliage represent our Fair Exhibits. Tropical florals flank the north and south sides of the [...]

Smiling Sangria Contest

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.

Barn Quilts

Barn quilts were originally conceived as a way to encourage economic development by promoting ag-tourism in rural areas of Wisconsin. This year’s winning quilt will be displayed on the Cattle Barn north of the Case IH Coliseum. Look for other beautiful barn quilts on the Compeer Financial Discovery Barnyard, the Sheep & Goat Barn and the Swine & Goat Barn.

Media Ticket Request Guidelines

Media Ticket Request Guidelines Complimentary admission tickets and parking passes are available to WORKING MEDIA PERSONNEL COVERING THE FAIR. Please read the following guidelines regarding media ticket requests for the 2018 Wisconsin [...]

Job Fair

We will have a large number of openings throughout various departments that will work leading up to and during the State Fair. This year’s Wisconsin State Fair runs from August 3 – August 13, and employees will be required to work all 11 days.

WonderFair Wheel

North America’s largest traveling Ferris wheel will make its Wisconsin debut at the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair, Thursday, Aug. 3 – Sunday, Aug. 13. Located on the west side of State Fair Park, where the West Side Marketplace previously stood, the WonderFair Wheel pres. by Meijer features 36 fully enclosed, brightly colored gondolas. Each gondola has a capacity of six people, and one gondola offers accessible seating. The ride time from start to finish is approx. 10 minutes, and an average of 1,100 fairgoers can ride each hour. Rides cost $5 per person.

Retro Futura Tour

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.

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