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Central Wisconsin State Fair
August 25, 2022
August 28, 2022
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September 1, 2015
Wood County Fairgrounds
513 E. 17th Street, Marshfield, WI, 54449, United States
Central Wisconsin State Fair, Marshfield

One of three “State Fairs” in Wisconsin, the Central Wisconsin State Fair takes place in Marshfield August 23-28, 2022 on the grounds that also feature the “World’s Largest Round Barn.” The Central Wisconsin State Fair has also been refreshing its equipment with new rides and games to enhance the experience!

Central Wisconsin State Fair, held annually in Marshfield, Wisconsin

Headliners include:

  • Hotel California, a Tribute to the Eagles Wednesday night, August 24th
  • Hairball Thursday night, August 25th
  • Gary Allan Friday night, August 26th
  • All Star Monster Truck Show Saturday night, August 27th
  • Demolition Derby, Sunday, August 28th at 2pm

This Fair also features 4-H and open class exhibits, free grandstand entertainment with gate admission, the Round Barn Express train, Junior Fair Market Animal Sale, 10th annual Kiss a Critter Contest, the Dress-A-Cow Contest, midway carnival rides, commercial exhibits and special programs, food and beer gardens, and more. This six-day extravaganza is definitely worth checking out if you want to hit the lovely city of Marshfield in the central part of the state (hence, the event’s name).

Central Wisconsin State Fair's Round Barn Express Train
Central Wisconsin State Fair’s Round Barn Express Train

U.S. 10 and Highways 13, 80, and 97 all hit Marshfield, Wisconsin (“Hub City”) and the Central Wisconsin State Fair grounds are on the south side of town, a few blocks east of Central Avenue (Bus. Hwy 13) and the Wildwood Zoo. Also check out Central Avenue and the downtown district, the Blue Heron Brewpub, and a plenty of other things and to see and do around Hub City. Get more ideas from Visit Marshfield here!

Check their website for the complete entertainment lineup, ticket specials, and more!

Central Wisconsin State Fair Address:

Wood County Fairgrounds
513 E. 17th Street
Marshfield, WI 54449
(715) 387-1261

Find out more about Marshfield in this episode of our State Trunk Tour Podcast!

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