Each day of the Fair, there are 110+ activities and shows that are included with admission. We know that it is impossible to be to all 110, but here are a few ideas to entertain your family at the Fair while not even spending a dime!
1. Pig Races – Here they come, snout-to-snout, down the stretch, back by popular demand! The Pan-Am Arena is home to the most talked-about track in town; the pig races. Dressed in fetching racing silks, the wiggly piglets run the course while fairgoers cheer them on. Suitable for all ages.
2. World of Magic- Featuring award-winning illusionists and futuristic elements that captivate people of all ages, “World of Magic” showcases a display of neon lighting, lasers, and even a floating robot! That’s right, a floating robot.
3.Illumination Sensation- Set along a scenic reflecting pool, Mattress Firm Illumination Sensation wows the crowd with dancing waters, fireworks and high-energy pop music with engaging performances by dancers and acrobats. Begins nightly at 8 p.m and suitable for all ages.
4. Starlight Parade- Family fun doesn’t end when the sun goes down. Each night at 7:15 p.m. the State Fair presents the Kroger Starlight Parade, a lighted procession featuring spectacular floats, lively music, dazzling costumes, and a fun assortment of characters.