Entertainment & Interactive Experiences

Entertainment & Interactive Experiences

DAILY ENTERTAINMENT & ATTRACTIONS

Check out all the shows, performers and attractions you can find at this year's fair. All entertainment is included with admission. Download the Youth Fair app or pick up a Fun guide for daily schedule. Shows and schedule subject to change without notice.


COSMICALLY CAPTIVATING SHOWS

Watch the stars from galaxies far, far away deliver show-stopping performances!

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Agricadabra NEW 🪐

Location: Oasis
Agricadabra has taken over the Oasis! Catch this agricultural magic show that is sure to both entertain and educate.

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Boogie Storm NEW 🪐

Location: Welcome Plaza Centerpiece
From a galaxy far, far away comes this extraordinary dance and stunt performance group. You won’t want to miss Boogie Storm unleash the Force at the Centerpiece daily.

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Circus NEW ACTS 🪐

Location: Circus Tent
The best spot on the fairgrounds to clown around is back again! New aerial and acrobatic acts, comedy bits, and extreme stunts that will entertain the whole family.

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Comedy Hypnosis Show & Other Mind Amazements NEW 🪐

Location: Main Street Stage
The multitalented Catherine Hickland is the star of this fast-paced, comedy hypnosis act. Can you resist her charm, or will you fall under her spell? Catch this hilarious, mystifying act at the Mainstreet Stage

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Constellations on Ice NEW THEME 🪐

Location: Fuchs Pavilion
Take a journey to the galaxy with an all-new space themed ice show. Witness the skillful choreography, dazzling costumes, and thrilling stunts that are Constellation on Ice.

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Cowboy Circus

Location: Oasis
Yeehaw!  "The World's Smallest Rodeo” has graced the fairgrounds for a limited time only! Don’t miss out this wild, wild performance strolling or taking over the Oasis.

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DJ Fate Every Night at the Welcome Plaza

Location: Welcome Plaza Centerpiece
What’s better than a dance party? A dance party at the fair! Don’t miss out the phenomenal DJ Fate fine-tuning the perfect playlist at the Centerpiece from 8 pm – 11 pm.

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Game Show Arcade

Location: Corner Stage
Join for a little friendly competition and put your knowledge of your universe in this trivia game show only at the Corner Stage.

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Live Bands Every Night

Location: Corner Stage
Every night guests can enjoy live music at the Corner Stage. Check out the band schedule here. (Link to Live Music page.)

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Show-Me Safari Pig Races

Location: Oasis
Ready? Set. GO! It’s a race to the finish line for these pigs! Cheer on your favorite pigs as they race to the finish line.

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Space Adventures Thrill Show NEW 🪐

Location: Xtreme Zone
Acrobatics! Moto! Lasers! and more are all a part of this thrill show that’s landed at the Xtreme Zone. Watch in awe as gravity and centripetal force play a role not only in the show’s stunts, but also the educational comedy.

STROLLING INVASION

Performers and entertainment that come to you!

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Cowboy & Cowgirl Circus

Yeehaw!  "The World's Smallest Rodeo” has graced the fairgrounds for a limited time only! Don’t miss out this wild, wild performance strolling or taking over the Oasis.

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Fritters

Keep an eye out for The Fritters as you make your way around the fairgrounds! Whether they’re making funny poses for a quick photo or participating in a dance battle with guests, these attention-seeking characters are always ready to have a good time.

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Junkanoo

Influenced by the Bahamian national festival where it derives its name, Junkanoo is the motley group bringing colorful costume, rhythmic music, and irresistible dancing to the fairgrounds.

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Living Table 🪐

Combining her unique artistry with makeup, costume, and props, Daniela Viotti is back as the Living Table performance strolling the fairgrounds.

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Spaceventure Daily Parade NEW SPACE FLOATS 🪐

Location: Strolling
The early fairgoer catches the beads. Arrive before 6:30 pm to view the daily launch of our four intergalactic floats, ground performers, marching bands and more!

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Reflector & Sparkle NEW

Reflector and Sparkle are the Mirrorball duo strolling, dancing, and posing for picture. Catch this dazzling pair daily.

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Stilt Circus

Catch this tall duo in dazzling outfits every day! Stilt Circus is back to walk with fairgoers, pose for photos, and showcase their incredible costumes.

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Strolling Astronaut NEW 🪐

Rumor has it there’s a friendly astronaut roaming the fairgrounds looking for a way back to space. If you spot them, stop them for a chat or photo.

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Strolling DJ NEW 🪐

Is the song stuck in your head getting louder? Turns out you might have just heard the beats of Strolling DJ approaching. This high-energy extravaganza will bring the party to you!

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Tadpole & Katie the Clowns

Tadpole and Katie are back again! For years, guests have seen them roaming the grounds, spreading cheers and jokes on the midways.

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The Amazing Bubble Factory NEW

Experience the amazing art of bubbles brought to life right in front of your eyes! Thousands of bubbles invade the atmosphere, ranging in size from as small as a pea to as large as a minivan! This show is perfect for kids and adults wanting to get in touch with their inner child again

STELLAR ATTRACTIONS AND BEYOND!

Wild encounters, fair favorites, photo opps, student exhibits, shopping and more!

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Show Me Safari Petting Zoo

Show-Me Safari Petting Zoo is the ultimate interactive experience for animal lovers! This attraction allows for fairgoers to pet and feed exotic and domestic animals making it a fun filled activity for everyone. Pony rides are also available for our youngest fairgoers to enjoy.

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Welcome Plaza Centerpiece NEW THEME 🪐

As you make your way into the Fairgrounds, keep an eye out for this year’s re-themed Welcome Plaza Centerpiece. At night, enjoy a dance party as DJ Fate plays all the hits from the top of the structure!

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Spaceventure Murals NEW THEME 🪐

Located at the Boulevard Fountain between the Circus Tent and the Giant Wheel, stop by and pose with this year’s Spaceventure Mural, created by local artists.

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The Barn

Stop by The Barn and come face-to-face with a variety of animals all in one place! Enjoy educational displays, agriculture shows, take part in a milking demonstration, and more.

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The Garden

Need a quick break during your visit? Relax at the Garden and take in the scenery. Fairgoers can browse through student landscape projects and take part in horticulture demonstrations.

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Sedano’s Kitchen

See what’s cooking at the Sedano’s Kitchen inside Edwards Hall. Fairgoers can enjoy friendly cooking competitions including, cupcake decorating, Sedano’s Cook-Off, and For Kids, By Kids. Not only is this home to several culinary competitions, we also host professional culinary demos here.

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The Marketplace inside Arnold Hall

Discover unique products and small local businesses inside Arnold Hall.

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Student Exhibits inside Edwards Hall

Showcasing youth achievement is what we’re all about! Stroll through Edwards Hall and check out thousands of student creations on display.