Top Things You Can't Miss at the Indiana State Fair
The Indiana State Fair kicks off on August 5th and runs until August 21st! Start planning your visits—there will be plenty to see, play, eat, and enjoy for the whole family!
Let's celebrate Indiana's Bicentennial!
The 2016 Indiana State Fair is Celebrating 200 years of Indiana’s Statehood! Fair-goers can look forward to several exhibits and special features that highlight our state’s history, art and tradition. Visit the Bicentennial Train, see First Lady Karen Pence’s watercolor paintings in the Indiana Arts Building, visit the Indiana’s Largest Bison Art Display, tour the Visit Indiana Bicentennial Pavilion and much more.
Don't wait until the gate... Buy your tickets early!
You could save up to 43% on tickets when you purchase them by August 4th!
Keep the discount days in mind!
Throughout the month, the Indiana State Fair will offer discounts on admission and other promotions as well!
There are 200 FREE things to do at the Indiana State Fair!
If you're home and you hear the words "I'm bored," pull out this list.
Those of age who enjoy beer and/or wine can't pass up the Indiana Beer, Wine, and Spirits Exhibition!
The Exhibition is located in the Grand Hall across from the Indiana Farmers Coliseum and will showcase Indiana Beer and Indiana Wine with tastings and sales by the glass.
Only persons 21 or older may enter the venue
Artists like Blues Traveler, The Bacon Brothers, Neal McCoy, The Fray, and more will be putting on incredible close-up shows at the FREE STAGE!
If you went to the fair and didn't play a game or go on a ride... did you REALLY experience the fair?
Midway should be at the top of your Indiana State Fair list! Which ride are you most excited for? The FreakOut? Giant Gondala Wheel? Mega-Loop Firestorm?
You can save by buying a Midway wristband early! Through August 7th, wristbands are at a discounted price! *Wristbands only valid on certain dates
Get the whole family laughing!
The Family Fun Park is a smoke-free family entertainment area that is open daily and includes something for everyone with a little education mixed in. Go sailing with the Silly Sea Dogs as they perform Swashchucklers! Comedy Pirate Show and keep the laughs going on land with Timberworks Lumberjack Show!
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