Friday, August 24

Armed Services Day

Grandstand Event: All That Remains wsg. Westfall

presented by Budweiser

Friday Events

Parking: $7 per car per entry or $20 $15 (if purchased before July 31) for the week with the Season Parking Pass
Get FREE parking before 5PM with a valid military ID!
Admission: There is no fee to enter the fairgrounds before 7PM. All walk-ins will be charged $5 after 7PM.
9:00 a.m. Youth Dog Show (M)
10:00 a.m. Armed Services Day - Flag Raising Ceremony (A)
2:00 p.m. Armed Services Day - POW MIA Ceremony (A)
2:00 p.m. Midway Opens
Featuring Unlimited Rides until 10:00 p.m. for $25!

Unlimited ride wristbands are only $20 if purchased before July 31!
4:30 p.m. Redneck Games: Scavenger Hunt (D)
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5:00 p.m. 4-H Super Showmanship Alumni Ceremony and Reunion
6:00 p.m. Armed Services Day - A Tribute To Our Service Persons / Evening Colors (A)
6:00 p.m. 4-H Super Showmanship Contest - Awarded to the top Youth Showperson (S)
6:30 p.m. Redneck Games: Giant Jenga (D)
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7:00 p.m. Grandstand Event:
Budweiser presents All That Remains wsg. Westfall

Purchase Your Fair Fun Passes Now
Individual grandstand passes are not available for concerts
Grandstand admittance is with a Fair Fun Pass or Red Zone Fair Fun Pass only.
9:00 p.m. Live in the Biergarten (D) -
Banana 101.5 Afterburner with Westfall

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Daily Events Details

Lady Houdini - NEW FOR 2018!!

Lady Houdini has broken the immortal Harry Houdini's record for the most Water Torture Cell escapes ever performed; in total, she has broken Houdini's record over 2,000 times.

Monday-Friday: 2:00PM, 6:00PM
Saturday: Noon, 4:00PM, 8:00PM
Sunday: Noon, 4:00PM Map Location: E

CHASE'S RACING & Swimming Pigs - NEW FOR 2018!!

These hams don't even hesitate before taking a flying leap into their pool. Racing you ask? Absolutely! It's just like NASCAR only they are fueled by cookies.

Monday-Thursday: 11:30AM, 1:30PM, 3:30PM
Friday & Saturday: 11:30AM, 1:30PM, 3:30PM, 6:00PM
Sunday: 11:30AM, 1:30PM, 3:30PM
Map Location: M

Baby Animal Tent

Come see the NEWEST additions on the farm!

Monday-Thursday: 10:00AM until 10:00PM
Map Location: T

Pure Pro Wrestling

High flying, hard hitting, fast-paced action! Featuring Michigan's hottest professional wrestlers!!!

Monday-Saturday: 5:30PM, 7:00PM, 8:30PM
Sunday: 5:30PM, 7:00PM
Map Location: J

X-Treme Chainsaw Artist Jeff Sequin

When chips fly, imaginations soar. Watch in amazement as chainsaw artist Jeff Sequin transforms an ordinary log into a work of art.

Monday-Saturday: 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM, 5:00PM
Sunday: 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
Chainsaw Art Auction: Sunday 4:00PM!
Map Location: B

Mid America Shows Spectacular Midway Specials

Monday: Dollar Day - All rides are $1 from 2:00 p.m. until close.
Tuesday-Friday: Unlimited Rides from 2:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. - $25 $20 if purchased by July 31!
Saturday-Sunday: Unlimited Rides from 1:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. - $25 $20 if purchased by July 31!


Featuring entertainment by Westfall, Tweed & Dixie, Rev. Right Time & The 1st Cuzins of Funk, Audrey Ray, The Funny Farm Open Mic Comedy and CK105.5 BIG SING!

Open Monday-Saturday at 6:00PM
Map Location: D

Shear Madness

Lots of fun for Ewe (and everyone else too)! Featuring sheep shearing demonstrations and exhibits throughout the day. Presented by Michigan Sheep Breeders.

Monday and Tuesday: 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Map Location: T

Petting Zoo

Donkeys, goats, ponies, sheep and other critters.

Opens daily at 10:00 a.m.
Map Location: I

Redneck Games

The event, which puts rednecks against one another in a battle of guts and determination. WIN PRIZES!!

Monday & Tuesday: 4:30PM & 6:30PM
Wednesday & Thursday: 4:30PM
Friday: 4:30PM & 6:30PM
Map Location: D

Farm Bureau Mobile AG On The Move Exhibit

What's it like to live and work on a farm? Learn about agriculture and gardening in your community from Farmers who are outstanding in their field!

Monday, Wednesday & Saturday: 10:00AM until 7:00PM.
Map Location: A

MSU Extension Agventure Exhibit

Does your "green thumb" need a little help? Learn about gardening from Master Gardeners in your community!

Daily: 10:00AM until 10:00PM
Map Location: G

Free Wagon Rides

Hitch a ride from our Tractor Captain who will transport you throughout the Fairgrounds.

Daily: 10:00AM - 2:00PM - Shuttle runs every half hour.
Map Location: V

Bingo Tent

Monday: 4:00PM - 10:00PM
Tuesday: Noon - 10:00PM
Wednesday-Friday: 4:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturday & Sunday: Noon - 10:00PM
Map Location: C

Agricultural, Horticultural, Arts and Science Exhibits

Celebrate the accomplishments of your friends and neighbors in the Community.

Monday-Saturday: 10:00AM - 10:00PM
Sunday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Map Location: F