With over 30 free stages, plus the Main Stage presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, music and entertainment is around every corner at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Family-friendly entertainment is a highlight each year, where jugglers, comedians, hypnotists and contests, as well as the surprising and amusing strolling street entertainers, are never hard to find.

State Fair Entertainment Options


The Amphitheater is the largest FREE entertainment venue at State Fair! Whether its the Sporkies Finals, Kids from Wisconsin, or nationally-known musicians, the Amphitheater has something for everyone to enjoy throughout the day.

Animal Attractions

Outside of the agriculture judging events, don't miss these great opportunities to see more than just farm animals up close at designated show times. Check out each of these locations for daily show and demonstration times.


If learning about flowers, visiting with vultures or playing Usinger's bingo is your thing, check out all of the demonstrations featured on these stages.

Free Live Music

There are more than 30 FREE stages of entertainment at the Wisconsin State Fair, featuring your favorite regional and local bands, as well as family-friendly entertainment, all 11 days of the Fair.

Main Stage

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! Please Note: ADA Ramp is General Admission.


Check out our performance stages for family-friendly events like the WSMA World Music Showcase, Scott's Crazy Comedy Magic, and Kenny Ahern the Physical Comic.