Text Alerts

Stay in touch with what’s going on at the Fair with Text Alerts powered by U.S. Cellular! Be the first to know who is performing at the Main Stage, what the new foods are, how to get to the Fair and much more. To sign up for Text Alerts powered by U.S. Cellular and receive Fair updates directly right to your phone, text “WIFAIR” to 27765 to opt in. Continue reading

Wisconsin State Fair Mobile App

The new Official 2014 Wisconsin State Fair mobile app is FREE and available for download on the App Store and Google Play Store for mobile devices with iOS and Android operating systems. The Wisconsin State Fair app was created to help Fairgoers stay updated in real-time on everything from directions to events to entertainment to food during the Fair. Continue reading

2014 Wisconsin State Fairest of the Fairs

The 2014 Wisconsin Fairest of the Fairs was selected on Wednesday evening during the 91st Annual Wisconsin Association of Fairs Convention in Wisconsin Dells. A field of 40 contestants from county and district fairs throughout Wisconsin participated in the competition, and Kaitlyn Riley, 21, representing the Crawford County Fair, took home the coveted Fairest of the Fairs crown. Continue reading

Wisconsin State Fair Featured on ABC’s Nightline

ABC nightly news visited and filmed for several days during the 2013 Wisconsin State Fair for a program called “The Lookout.” Correspondant Paula Faris and her two children enjoyed a day at the Fair, learning about some of the healthier ways to indulge in the ever-popular Fair fare. Along the way, nutrition expert David Zincenko intervened and offered advice on how to enjoy Fair food in moderation. Continue reading


Don’t miss SpinCity – the Fair’s exciting Amusement Ride and Game Area! SpinCity features a super assortment of over 50 amazing rides and attractions, including nine new rides. Thirty-five fun games also await all adults and children alike, complete with plenty of great chances to win fabulous prizes! The area will also offer well-shaded seating areas and plenty of delicious concessions. Continue reading

Entertainment at Main Stage presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

The Wisconsin State Fair is a great venue for a diverse assortment of live entertainment, featuring nationally-touring headliners each night of the Fair. The lineups run the gamut of genres, offering Fairgoers everything from country to alternative rock, as well as contemporary Christian, parody pop, and even full-album tours! Main Stage tickets include Fair Admission if purchased prior to entering the Fair. Continue reading