Dane County Fair

Friday, Jul 16, 2021 at 9:00am

Alliant Energy Center
1919 Alliant Energy Center Way
Madison, WI 53713

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Join us at the Alliant Energy Center, July 15-18, 2021, to see how "the future is BRIGHT" at the Dane County Fair. With many new attractions and features, along with classic favorites, the Dane County Fair will be the highlight of your summer.

Fair Schedule:

Kids Day Activities:

Kids Day
Exhibition Hall B
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Specially designed activities for kids of all ages! Activities include:

Camp Songs
Horse Tack Demos
Air pop popcorn with fun seasoning/flavor options
Teaching kids about raising steers
Bean seed necklaces
And More!

Exhibition Hall B
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Come and test your knowledge about agriculture! Learn about pigs, goats and other furry, fun creatures. Plus create and take home projects made of agricultural material. Activities include:

Beeswax candle rolling
Chocolate milk samples
Making ice cream in a ziploc bag
Milk trivia wheel with prizes
Maple syrup making demonstration
Face painting and farm animal temporary tattoos
Making a garden snack on our bicycle blender - demonstrations at 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, and 2:30pm
And More!
ESPN Kids Day
Exhibition Hall - Patio at northeast corner
Noon to 5 p.m.

Join the ESPN staff for basketball, corn hole, wiffle ball and more. Fun will be had by people of all ages hanging with these sports enthusiasts.

Daily Entertainment:

9 a.m. - 8 p.m. Kiddie Farm
1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. Youth & Community Stage
1 p.m. - Lady Houdini
2 p.m. - KidBuck$ Game Show
3 p.m. - Lady Houdini
4 p.m. - KidBuck$ Game Show
5 p.m. - Lady Houdini
6 p.m. - KidBuck$ Game Show

Carnival Specials

Noon to 5 p.m: 2-for-1, Two Unlimited Ride Wristbands $30
5 p.m. to close: Unlimited Ride Wristband $25

Youth Judging:

8 a.m. - Swine - Arena Building
8 a.m. - Rabbits - Pavilion 2 - Showring C
9 a.m. - Dairy Showmanship - Pavilion 2 - Showring A
10 a.m. - Cats, Booths - Exhibition Hall
11:30 a.m. - Horse - Trail - Pavilion 1
1 p.m. - Dairy - Grade Holsteins - Pavilion 2 - Showring A
5 p.m. - Horse - Driving Classes - Pavilion 1
6:45 p.m. - Meat Animal Sale - Exhibition Hall A

Fair Admission:
5 and under - Free
Age 6-11: $3
Age 12 & Over: $8

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