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Event:
Northern Wisconsin State Fair
Start:
July 11, 2018
End:
July 15, 2018
Cost:
10
Category:
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Organizer:
Northern Wisconsin State Fair
Phone:
715-723-2861
Updated:
July 8, 2015
Venue:
Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds
Phone:
715-723-2861
Address:
Google Map
225 Edward Street, Chippewa Falls, WI, 54729, United States
Northern Wisconsin State Fair


The Northern Wisconsin State Fair is always a fun-filled, family event that brings folks back year after year to Chippewa Falls, right along Historic U.S. 53 and today’s Highway 124. This year, it runs July 11-15.

Northern Wisconsin State Fair rocks

The five days of the fair feature midway carnival excitement, numerous exhibits, animal judging, contests for milk drinking, pie eating, karaoke and more, animal shows including a Horse Speed, Game, and Fun Show, the Northern Wisconsin Show Us Your Talent Show, a draft horse show, a pedal tractor pull, and much more.

Of course, the food is always a highlight. Each day offers new and exciting competitions and entertainment.

Music Headliners on the Main Stage include:
Frankie Ballard, Wednesday July 11
Chris Lane, Thursday, July 12
Martina McBride, Friday, July 13
and Cheap Trick, Saturday, July 14th!

Martina McBride and Cheap Trick require an extra ticket on top of your Fair admission, other shows are all included free!

The Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds are right along Highway 124 in Chippewa Falls, just a hop, skip, and a jump north of the Leinenkugel Brewery and across from beautiful Irvine Park and the Irvine Park Zoo. Highways 29 and U.S. 53 bring you close by.




Northern Wisconsin State Fair Address:

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds
225 Edward Street (just off Highway 124)
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
(715) 723-2861
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A full Schedule of Events list is below! For more on Chippewa Falls in general and more about the Northern Wisconsin State Fair, check out our State Trunk Tour Chippewa Falls Podcast:




2018 Northern Wisconsin State Fair Schedule of Events

Wednesday, July 11

Free Bike Corral, Pig, Duck, and Goat Races
8:30 am – Judging Sheep (Junior Fair)
9:00 am
Judging- Open Class Flowers & Houseplants, Junior Flowers & Houseplants, Exploring & Cloverbuds, Cultural Art, Junior Food
9:30 am – Judging Photography (Junior Fair)
10:00 am – Judging Equestrian (Junior Fair), Judging Plant & Soil Science (Open Class)
10:30 am – Judging Woodworking (Junior Fair)
11:00 am – CVTC Zone, Green Bay Packer Tundra Line, Official Flag Raising Ceremony
12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Carnival Rides, Gypsy Rattle Can
12:30 pm – LoonWatch & Wolf Alliance – Loon Watch & Wolf Alliance
1:00 pm – Judging Beef Cattle (Junior Fair), Judging Natural Sciences (Junior Fair)
1:00 pm – Pedal Tractor Pull, Wisconsin Book Worms
1:30 pm – Amazing Mazey, the Monarch, The Chillbillies
2:00 pm – Jared Sherlock Comic Magician & Illusionist
2:30 pm – What’s Buzzing? Barden Bumblebees
4:00 pm – Amazing Monarch Presentation, Judging Natural Sciences
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Northern WI Show Us Your Talent Show
8:00 pm – Main Stage Performance: Frankie Ballard
9:30 pm – Live Music: Contradiction

Thursday, July 12
Free Bike Corral, Pig, Duck, and Goat Races
9:00 am – Judging Dairy Cattle (Junior Fair), Equestrian – Qualifying Classes, Goats (Open Class)
11:00 am – CVTC Zone
12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Carnival Rides, Gypsy Rattle Can
1:00 pm – Live Music: Liscio
1:00 pm – Wisconsin Book Worms
1:30 pm – Amazing Mazey, the Monarch
2:00 pm – Jared Sherlock Comic Magician & Illusionist
2:30 pm – What’s Buzzing? Barden Bumblebees
3:00 pm – Sheep Shearing Demonstration
6:00 pm – Quality Meat Animal Show and Sale
8:00 pm – Main Stage Performance: Chris Lane
9:30 pm – Live Music: The Blisters

Friday, July 13
Free Bike Corral, Pig, Duck, and Goat Races
9:30 am – Judging Rabbits & Dogs
11:00 am – CVTC Zone
12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Carnival Rides, Gypsy Rattle Can
1:00 pm – Live Music: Brady Luke
1:00 pm – Wisconsin Book Worms
1:30 pm – Amazing Mazey, the Monarch
2:00 pm – Kenny Ahern Physical Comic
2:30 pm – What’s Buzzing? Barden Bumblebees
6:00 pm – Judging Cats (Junior Fair)
8:00 pm – Main Stage Performance: Martina McBride
9:30 pm – Live Music: Phoenix
9:30 pm – Live Music: The Commotion

Saturday, July 14
Free Bike Corral, Pig, Duck, and Goat Races
9:00 am – Judging Dairy Cattle & Poultry (Open Class)
9:00 am – 10:00 am – Open Class Horse Speed, Game and Fun Show
10:00 am – Judging Sheep & Llamas (Open Class)
11:00 am – CVTC Zone
12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Carnival Rides, Gypsy Rattle Can
1:00 pm – Live Music: CJ & The Boys
1:00 pm – Wisconsin Book Worms
1:30 pm – Amazing Mazey, the Monarch
1:30 pm – Judging Ale/Beer & Equipment Display
2:00 pm – Kenny Ahern Physical Comic
2:30 pm – What’s Buzzing? Barden Bumblebees
4:00 pm – Judging Beef Cattle (Open Class)
8:00 pm – Main Stage Performance: Cheap Trick
9:30 pm – Live Music: Phoenix
9:30 pm – Live Music: The Commotion

Sunday, July 15
Free Bike Corral, Pig, Duck, and Goat Races
9:00 am  – 10:00 am – Draft Horse Show
10:30 am – CHURCH@theFair
11:00 am – CVTC Zone
12:00 pm – Antique Tractor Parade
12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Carnival Rides, Gypsy Rattle Can
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm – CHIPS
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm – Amazing Mazey, the Monarch
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Live Music: Unstable Boys
2:30 pm – 5:30 pm – What’s Buzzing? Barden Bumblebees
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Rice Bull Riding