With surprises throughout the Kentucky State Fair, you can guarantee you’ll run across different shows and thrilling activities to entertain the entire family. Everyone knows about the Turf Concert Series, the Main Stage concerts, the wide variety of fried foods and animal exhibits, but there’s much more! Between the North Wing, the South Wing, the East Wing, and the West Wing, it’s hard to determine where to start. There are quite a few things to see in every corner of the fair, just don’t forget about the South Wing Parking Lot, which is home to many new and fun entertainers this year.
Duke’s Mayonnaise Taste Tour
Duke’s Taste Tour kitchen trailer will be stocked and ready to prepare delicious recipes with Duke’s Mayonnaise for fair goers to sample. Stop by and take home a mini jar of Duke’s, a recipe card and a coupon. Located in the South Wing parking lot from August 19-21.
Kid Around Ride Fest
These fun kid-sized midway rides will be available for friends and family to enjoy. Children spin, twirl and jump with excitement on rides their own size.
Kidbucks Game Show
Get your kids to play a thrilling game show with exciting games! At Kidbucks Game Show, winners will have a chance to grab as many “Kidbucks” as possible. Catch the perfect photo opportunities at this family-fun-filled event.
With more than 1,000 escapes, Lady Houdini is the real escapologist bringing her jaw-dropping, adventurous performances every day to the Parking Lot.
Malt O Meal Flavo-Nation Tour
Malt O Meal is the perfect opportunity to taste test your favorite cereal. With eight cereal dispensers rotating 12 different flavors, you can enjoy samples with your family and friends. Look for the oversized spoons and cereal pieces for photo opportunities and chances at their Prize Wheel August 18-21.
Mecum Mobile Experience
The world’s largest collector car auction brings their Mecum Mobile Experience to the fair Aug. 22-28. See these rare cars up close and register for a chance to win a t-shirt and a photo op with a car.
Neecha’s Amazing Dobermans Show sponsored by Feeders Supply
These high-flying dogs bring audience members out of their seats with their incredible stunts. Neecha’s Amazing Doberman Show is like no other dog show and is exciting for all ages sponsored by Feeders Supply
PAW Patrol Roll Patrol Road Tour – Paw Patrol, Little Charmers and Chubby Puppies
This show features some of TV’s favorite characters in safety suits. PAW Patrol, Little Charmers and Chubby Puppies will be spending time with kids of all ages. Don’t pass up these fun activities, family photo opportunities, new toys and limited edition giveaways August 20-21.
The Tangled Tail Program
This traveling exhibit aims to increase awareness and open conversation about depression and mental health through art. Tangled Tail will be at the fair August 18-August 21.
Tractor Supply “Follow Us to the Fair” Tour
Nobody wants to miss music and activities on stage, photo opportunities, prizes and a chance to lasso your own runaway pig. The Tractor Supply “Follow Us to the Fair” tour supplies all these fun-filled events in a family-fun environment for visitors of all ages August 18-21.
Turkey Hill Gelato and Haymakers Tour
Sample a variety of flavors in sample size packages of Haymaker cider and tea drinks and Turkey Hill Ice Cream. Coupons and prizes will be distributed to all visitors.