Be the Next Blue Ribbon Winner

Excitement fills the air as we prepare to host more than 600,000 fairgoers for the Kentucky State Fair. For many, the State Fair is the time to enjoy the unique aspects of Kentucky and the talents of its people. Entries are now being accepted online  and by mail for the 32 categories that comprise more than 7,000 … Continue reading Be the Next Blue Ribbon Winner

Check out Kentucky State Fair’s Lineup for Free Turf Concert Series

The Kentucky State Fair announces the lineup for its Turf Concert Series, which runs throughout the fair, Aug. 17-27. The series features a wide range of musical artists and there’s a different concert every night, for a total of 24 bands. All shows are free with paid admission to the Kentucky State Fair. Thursday, Aug. … Continue reading Check out Kentucky State Fair’s Lineup for Free Turf Concert Series

Throwback Thursday: Did you know these historical facts?

Since 1902 the Kentucky State Fair has attracted the best, and sometimes the strangest, of the Bluegrass State in a celebration of what makes Kentucky great. Think you know everything about the Kentucky State Fair? Tell us if you remember these little-known facts. The first Fair featured the head-on collision of two freight trains. For … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Did you know these historical facts?

Iconic Bands Headline the Kentucky State Fair Main Stage Concert Series

The sounds of summer return to Freedom Hall in August for the star-studded Kentucky State Fair Main Stage concert series. Three nights of music, ranging from country to hip-hop, offers something for everyone at the annual summer festival. “The Main Stage concert series starts off with fun music from the 90s, and closes with a … Continue reading Iconic Bands Headline the Kentucky State Fair Main Stage Concert Series

NEW LOGO, NEW LOOK FOR THE KENTUCKY STATE FAIR

The Kentucky State Fair has a new logo and new brand identity.  Complete with a colorful starburst graphic and the tagline Uniquely Kentucky. Uniquely Fun., the brand will be represented in all advertising, signage and related Fair materials for years to come. “This brand celebrates Kentucky’s rich agriculture heritage and the tradition of summertime fun,” … Continue reading NEW LOGO, NEW LOOK FOR THE KENTUCKY STATE FAIR